Seiko Instruments USA, Thermal Printer Division, released the SLP720RT. According to the company, it took into consideration the growth of liner-free label applications, this printer features functionality to enable users in hospitality/retail, food service, office, and many others, and the SLP720RT is designed to fit in tight places and perform. It also prints to standard labels and receipt paper, making it a fit for multiple applications and verticals such as medical, manufacturing, education, and more.
According to the company, the SLP720RT offers robust features and prints at a speedy 7.9in per second. It supports multiple media sizes: Liner-free labels of 40/58mm, standard label widths of 31/39/58mm, and standard receipt paper of 58mm. The printer also features an auto cutter enabling partial and full cuts, along with label taken, paper end, and black mark sensors.
It is also compact, being only 3.5in wide, 7.9in deep and 5.6in tall, encompassed in a stylish slim dark rectangular case. This is no wider than a to-go coffee cup. All key interfaces are supported including USB/Ethernet+USB/WLAN and OS support for Windows/iOS/Android are included.
The company also is including Seiko’s Smart Label Creator software. The new SLP720RT has been tested and certified to work with liner-free label products from MAX International.
'We have listened to our customers and partners while also thinking about what might be missing in the marketplace and have developed the SLP720RT to address the growing need for liner-free labeling, all in a smaller footprint and stylish design. We continue to strive for innovation in the marketplace and this new printer adheres to our culture of timeless quality and precision.' said Matt Schmitz, general manager at Seiko Instruments USA Thermal Printer Division. 'The marketplace is seeking a next-generation compact solution for liner-free label, standard label and receipt printing and our SLP720RT printer fills this need.'