Uxbridge, UK, October 21st, 2010 – Xerox today announced that the Xerox wide format portfolio has recently been honoured with three Best Awards and three five star exceptional product ratings from BERTL, the independent testing laboratory.
“Xerox’s diverse set of black-and-white wide format products meets user demands for image quality, productivity, workflow flexibility and ease of use,” said Arthur Wynne, president, BERTL, Inc. “These systems are crucial to the success of the architectural, engineering and construction markets and the print providers that serve them.”
The BERTL awards received are: 
  • Xerox® 6604 and 6605 – BERTL Best Award (Outstanding Low Volume Single Monochrome Footprint Solution) and BERTL five star exceptional product rating. The Xerox Wide Format 6604/6605 offers architectural, engineering, construction and manufacturing firms, as well as commercial print shops, an affordable option for producing black-and-white technical documents.
  • Xerox® 6279 – BERTL Best Award (Outstanding Mid Volume Single Monochrome Footprint Solution) and BERTL five star exceptional product rating. The Xerox 6279 Wide Format Printer is a mid range black-and-white digital printer, copier and scanner which features sharp image quality, fast speed, a compact footprint and low running costs. The system is flexible enough to fit in a variety of environments, including commercial print shops and architectural, engineering and construction companies.
  • Xerox 6622 – BERTL five star exceptional product rating.  The Xerox Wide Format 6622 ™ Solution delivers sharp, precise detail printing at high speeds. In addition to serving the needs of graphic communications providers, the wide format black-and-white digital printer, copier and scanner is ideal for reprographic departments within engineering, construction and architecture firms where technical drawings need to be easily accessible and replicated quickly.
  • Xerox® FreeFlow® Accxes® Controller – BERTL Best Award (Most Innovative Wide Format Printing Controller). The FreeFlow Accxes Controller, common to all Xerox wide format CAD solutions, provides high speed robust processing of CAD file formats and copying functionality using a large touch screen user interface. Features include scanning and printing to and from USB storage devices, enhanced queue management and file naming/indexing allows for advanced workflow flexibilities to help jobs move efficiently through the shop. 
“These awards are testament to Xerox’s commitment to deliver quality, reliability and innovation throughout our portfolio of wide format solutions.” said Howard Witt, Wide Format Manager, Xerox Europe.

About Xerox Europe
Xerox Europe, the European operations of Xerox Corporation, markets a comprehensive range of Xerox products, solutions and services, as well as associated supplies and software.  Its offerings are focused on three main areas: offices from small to large, production print and graphic arts environments, and services that include consulting, systems design and management, and document outsourcing. Through ACS, A Xerox Company, which Xerox acquired in February 2010, Xerox also offers extensive business process outsourcing and information technology outsourcing services.
Xerox Europe also has manufacturing and logistics operations in Ireland, the UK and the Netherlands, and a research and development facility (Xerox Research Centre Europe) in Grenoble, France. 
Xerox Graphic Arts Premier Partners is an exclusive global community of innovative digital printing, graphic arts and communication companies that is defining the future of the print industry.  Together they are shaping The New Business of Printing to give their clients a competitive edge.  For more information on the Xerox Premier Partner network, please visit www.xerox.com/xpp
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Media Contact
Robert Corbishley, Xerox Europe, +44 (0) 1895 843 239, robert.corbishley@xerox.com
Laura Lynne, Grayling, +44(0)207 592 7922, laura.lynne@xerox.com

About BERTL Inc.

The Business Equipment Research and Test Laboratories Inc., (BERTL) Inc. is an independent testing laboratory whose purpose is to provide objective, independent product evaluation reports and comparative analyses on imaging devices and software solutions. For more information about BERTL, visit http://www.BERTL.com