Press Release Summary:
Available in direct thermal and thermal transfer versions, CG Series features onboard linear and 2D barcode symbologies, including GS1 DataBar. Multi-purpose desktop units offer LAN and USB connectivity as well as Serial or IEEE 1284 Parallel port. Printers are suited for on-demand, low to mid-volume printing applications such as retail shelf and product labeling, healthcare wristband printing, office shipping labels, compliance labeling, and product identification labels.
Original Press Release:
SATO Introduces CG Series of Ultra-Compact Barcode Printers
Multi-purpose desktop printers at affordable prices with SATO's dependable performance and renowned durability
CHARLOTTE, NC - SATO, a pioneer in the Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC) industry and a leader in barcode printing, labeling, and EPC/RFID solutions, announced today the introduction of its new, CG Series of compact, multi-purpose desktop printers.
Ideal for on-demand, low to mid-range volume label or wristband printing applications such as retail shelf and product labeling to layaway and price markdown printing, as well as healthcare wristband printing and office shipping labels, compliance labeling, product identification labels and/or tags, and much more.
The CG Series direct thermal and thermal transfer versions with emulation available are a perfect fit for a variety of applications in healthcare, retail, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, office administration, education and libraries, hospitality, travel and leisure and any other industry where a small footprint combined with value pricing and dependability are a must.
The CG Series are available in 203 dots per inch (dpi) and 305 print resolutions and feature the latest in on-board linear and two dimensional (2D) barcode symbologies, including the latest GS1 DataBar. The flexible connectivity of LAN and USB, Serial or IEEE 1284 Parallel Port enables the CG Series to deliver the best in advanced technology at affordable prices. Easy to use and maintain by even the novice user, the CG Series printers are light weight, yet extremely durable, designed for simple media loading, and conserve critical counter/desktop space.
"Known throughout the industry for our dependability and product quality, we capitalized on this reputation and engineering design to bring our customers a new product of great value and solution to their print needs", said Gary Krause, director of marketing at SATO America. "Optimized product design enables the CG Series to deliver compact, space saving solutions without compromising features or manufacturing quality. Because of the low price points, customers can experience near immediate ROI. "
The SATO CG Series - Delivering Best-In-Class for durability, performance, and value. SATO - leading the way with fully-functional, cost-effective printing solutions.
SATO is a pioneer in the Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC) industry and the inventor of the world's first electronic thermal transfer barcode printer. It revolutionized the barcoding industry by introducing the Data Collection System (DCS) & Labeling concept - a total barcode and labeling solution providing high quality barcode printers, scanners/hand-held terminals, label design software and consumables. SATO is one of the first in the industry to introduce a complete, multi-protocol EPC-compliant, UHF RFID solution.
SATO is publicly listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan. It has worldwide offices in the United States, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom, Poland, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand and China. For the fiscal year ended March 31, 2009, it reported revenues of US $776 million. More information about SATO Corporation can be found at http://www.sato.co.jp/english.
For more information about SATO America, visit www.satoamerica.com.