Roland DGA Corporation - 7/14/2008
Roland Adds New Solvent Fine Art Canvas To Certified Media Line
Irvine, CA - July 14, 2008 - Roland DGA Corp., a leading provider of wide-format inkjet printers and integrated
printer/cutters, today announced the addition of two new fine art canvas products to its award-winning media
lineup: Solvent Satin Canvas and Solvent Gloss Canvas.
Specially coated for performance with the company’s best-selling ECO-SOL MAX eco-solvent ink, this new
media offering allows Roland VersaCAMM and SOLJET inkjet printers and printer/cutters to produce
wide-format photographic and fine art reproductions, art décor and murals with outstanding color gamut and
"Roland Solvent Canvas media optimizes the performance of ECO-SOL MAX ink for the rich, dense colors and
fine details that fine art reproductions require," said Rick Scrimger, vice president and general manager for
Roland. "With this innovative new media line, SOLJET and VersaCAMM shops can easily extend their reach
into the fast-growing fine art market - without any additional investment in technology or equipment. We expect
strong demand for our new Solvent Canvas line."
Roland Solvent Canvas media is tested, profiled and certified for performance with Roland VersaCAMM and
SOLJET eco-solvent inkjets. Supporting the heaviest ink loads, Roland Solvent Canvas offers an excellent
white point for superior color brilliance and image definition, print after print. Roland Solvent Canvas can be
stretched without cracking for easy professional finishing. No lamination, overcoating or other treatment is
required for lasting durability.
Solvent Canvas Media Features (Satin and Gloss):
- Canvas is specially formulated for ECO-SOL MAX ink
- Supports indoor and outdoor applications including art décor and fine art reproductions
- Bright white polyester/cotton blend composed of 65% polyester and 35% cotton
- Satin product offers a uniform low glare finish
- Gloss product offers a uniform high sheen finish
- Can be stretched without cracking
- Offers superior color brilliance and excellent image definition
- Surface is abrasion resistant
- Canvas product does not require lamination
Competitively priced, Roland Solvent Satin and Gloss Canvas media products are offered in 30," 54", and 60"
rolls and available immediately through Roland’s authorized reseller channel.