The WorkCentre 7545 and WorkCentre 7556 color MFPs offer energy-saving features and color management capability.
Xerox announced a line of color multifunction printers equipped with features
designed to help small and midsize businesses and large workgroups boost
productivity. The WorkCentre 7545 and WorkCentre 7556 color MFPs offer color
print speeds up to 45 and 50 pages per minute (ppm) and 45 and 55 ppm black and
The printers, which can copy, scan, fax and e-mail, also include document
management and workflow tools. The WorkCentre 7545 and WorkCentre 7556 are
currently available in North America through Xerox
direct sales, authorized sales agents and Global Imaging Systems. The U.S.
list price starts at $19,398, according to information provided by the company.
The printers offer four features and software tools to help give businesses
more control to create documents with enhanced color, including image quality
with 1200 by 2400 dpi output resolution, the application Color by Words, a
color-editing tool that allows for accurate and vibrant colors on the first
print, an optional EFI Fiery print server, which provides graphic arts capabilities
and accelerated print processing that routes jobs to appropriate MFPs and user
permissions that can be set to ensure only authorized users have access to
"Xerox continues to introduce new products that respond to today's fast-paced, changing
work environment," said Rick Dastin, president of Xerox's enterprise business
group. "These new MFPs offer better ways to manage documents, making our
customers more productive and efficient, and ultimately, more competitive."
Additional features include a walk-up print and scan USB
port located on the front of the machines, the ability to scan to network
mailboxes or PCs to automatically route documents to a predefined file for fast
retrieval, text-searchable files to find and search scanned documents and
Xerox's EIP (Extensible Interface Platform) technology to design customized
workflow applications. The new MFPs come equipped with security features as
well, including hard disk encryption, image overwrite to electronically "shred"
data and fax isolation to prevent unauthorized access to data and network
authentication to restrict access to scan, e-mail and fax features.
The WorkCentre 7545 and WorkCentre 7556 also offer a handful of green
technology refinements, including Earth Smart print driver defaults that can be
set to include two-sided printing, sample print, no banners and 2-up printing,
Xerox's Emulsion Aggregate Ultra Low-Melt toner and induction heat fusing
designed to reduce equipment energy use, an LED scanner the company said consumes
one-third less power than traditional scanners and meeting Energy Star
At Graph Expo 2010 in Chicago this week, the company will introduce more than a
dozen printing tools designed to save organizations money and time, including
the Nuvera Flex Speed Program, which temporarily increases engine speed as
production needs dictate, and VIPP Pro Publisher, which allows users to select
the clear dry ink option available on the Xerox Color 800/1000 presses in one
step within Adobe InDesign.
Xerox also will announce two color management services to help print providers
become more productive and consistent with Xerox digital color devices. With
Color Consulting Services, Xerox consultants help implement color control
systems and set up workflows that match color across multiple printing
processes. Advanced Color Management training for the Xerox iGen3, iGen4 and
Color 800/1000 presses includes color fundamentals such as designing for
digital printing techniques, printing from Adobe applications and using clear