• Character size
  • Normal
  • Large

Inkjet printer application examples

Office use

Dedicated paper is needed to perform the printing in each of the applications below.
* High-quality paper such as glossy paper and highly glossy paper is available for the printing of photographs.

  • Character printing

    Character printing

  • Photograph printing

    Photograph printing

  • Postcard printing

    Postcard printing

  • Label printing

    Label printing

  • Roll media printing

    Roll media printing

Industrial use


This method is mainly used for printing large letters on cardboard boxes for use in packaging, steel, building materials, and similar objects.
Details such as manufacturing dates, lot numbers, barcodes, logos, and identification marks are printed in large characters on cardboard and building materials.

  • Printing on cardboard

    Printing on cardboard

  • Printing on lumber

    Printing on lumber

  • Printing on steel

    Printing on steel


This method is commonly used with industrial-use printers.
Industrial inkjet printers are capable of printing on a wide variety of targets such as metals, resins, and glasses. In addition to being able to print on materials such as paper and cardboard, the quick-drying ink enables printing on materials that do not absorb ink well. Continuous inkjet printers are used in a wide range of industries such as food, medicine, cosmetics, electronics, semiconductor, automotive, and metals.

Food, medicine, and cosmetics

For food safety, it is necessary to accurately print manufacturing dates and best before dates.
To prevent printing mistakes and non-printed sections, there has been an increase in the installation of inspection systems using image sensors and the implementation of similar countermeasures.

  • Pet Bottle

    Pet Bottle

  • Packing film

    Packing film

  • Resin bottle

    Resin bottle

  • Glass


Electrical and electronic components

The non-contact method is optimal because the parts are easily damaged by contact. Also, continuous types can print lot numbers, which helpful in the consumer electronics industry in order to track a component's manufacturing history.

  • LED


  • Dry battery

    Dry battery

  • Circuit board

    Circuit board

  • Capacitor


Automotive, metal, etc.

The need for traceability is well recognized in the automotive industry. Due to recent progress in the common use of components, this printing method is seeing increased use in applications where the printing of identification numbers is necessary to prevent assembly errors.

  • Aluminum material

    Aluminum material

  • Wood


  • Metal component

    Metal component

  • Cable


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