Digital Print Media delivers waterfast durability.

Press Release Summary:

Designed with proprietary topcoating chemistry for inkjet dye based inks, specifically Memjet® waterfall printheads, Racy Color Media offers 60 day moisture resistance and is suited for low-to-mid volume prints at speeds of 6–12 ips. Products include waterfast IJ Matte BOPP film, IJ Matte Vinyl Film, and IJ Gloss Paper. Applications range from water, wine, and chemical bottle labels to cosmetic/novelty packaging, drum labels, decals, and bumper stickers.

Original Press Release:

KAPCO Introduces New Racy Color Media for Memjet® Printheads

Kent, Ohio —Kent Adhesive Products Co. (KAPCO) introduces a new line of digital media--Racy Color Media.  KAPCO has developed Racy Color Media with a proprietary topcoating chemistry for inkjet dye based inks, specifically the Memjet® waterfall printheads.

The Racy Color Media fast furious products to be utilized with Memjet® desktop label printers provide a cost-effective solution for low-to-mid volume prints for high speeds of 6 to 12 ips.

The fast & furious products not only print fast but also dry fast and deliver waterfast durability offering a moisture resistance of 60 days on various substrates—film (BOPP, vinyl), non-woven (Tyvek®) and textured paper.  KAPCO’s fast & furious products include waterfast IJ Matte BOPP Film, IJ Matte Vinyl Film and IJ Gloss Paper.  IJ Matte Paper without waterfast coating also available. 

Combined with the speed of Memjet technology and print attributes of Racy Color Media application possibilities are endless—water, wine or chemical bottle labels, meat, cosmetic or novelty packaging, drum labels to decals, bumper stickers and more.

President Ed Small commented, “This a very exciting time for us.  We’ve developed a proprietary topcoating for media designed for a new technology that will help the digital industry evolve into its next phase.  We’ve entered into an innovative yet competitive market so we’re pleased to have manufactured a broad line of digital media for Memjet users.  KAPCO will also be adding to this product line with Gloss Films, Textured Paper Stocks and more.”

Contact us to learn more about our Racy Color Media fast & furious product line.

Established in 1974, KAPCO is a manufacturer, custom coater and converter of pressure-sensitive flexible materials for every industry.  KAPCO is committed to producing consistent quality products and services that meet or exceed our customers’ expectations.  Learn more about KAPCO online at or contact us at 800.843.5368.

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