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How to Choose An Edible Food Printer?

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There exists various types of edible food printers on the market. When you consider investing one, you may have no idea of what point you need to focus on. Then in this article, how to choose an edible food printer will be introduced to you.

Usually, if you have had the printing requirements in your mind, it'll be easier to select one edible printer that can fulfill your printing needs. Then if you don't, before you select one edible ink food printer, you should classify your printing needs. Factors such as image resolution and format, edible ink type and colors you’ll use, printer compatibility, printer size and so on should be considered.

In the following sections, what to look for can be learned when choosing the right edible food printer.

1. Print Resolution & Image Quality

First, you have to ensure the printer is available to print high-resolution images. Meanwhile, the printer must support the file format you will print, which ensures clear and vibrant designs on your printed item.  

2. Food Printer Size

Edible food printer size can be chosen according to your workstation. If you want to print at home, one small and lightweight edible ink printer can be selected. If it is for industrial purposes, one large wide-format food printers with advanced technologies will be a good choice.

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3. Ease to Use & Setup & Maintain

Nothing beats one user-friendly edible printer! You should check whether the printer is with the necessary setup and operational instructions or not. The printer should be easy to set up and navigate through a wide screen. Moreover, the best food printer is maintained easily.

4. Compatibility With Edible Printing Materials

Edible ink and sheet compatibility also should be checked. Some printers only support edible ink cartridges while others support refillable ink bottles. Additionally, you should also check whether the printer is available for different types of edible papers like icing sheets, wafer paper, and other edible paper options.

Cost-Effective Solutions for Recommendation

Solution 1: FP-542-B High-Speed Industrial Food Printer

FP-542-B High-Speed Industrial Food Printer is one food printing machine for food production line, for batch printing with colorful edible images to decorate food. Maximum printing speed reaches 75m/min. After several upgrades, it is more convenient to clean and maintain, easier for operation, and is with more stable printing performance. Its edible ink meets standards such as FDA, ISO22000, Kosher and halal. Additionally, the printed patterns can be eaten directly, which not only guarantees food safety, but also makes your products unique and attractive to customers.

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Solution 2: A2 Flatbed Food Printer

The A2 is a large-format flatbed food printer that can adapt to 24-hour production mode, meet the mass production needs of bakery stores and food processing companies, to realize food’s personalized customization. The printer can be printed on the flat, curve and 3D food surfaces, so the machine is multi-purpose. The edible printed decoration makes food looks more delicate and help to increase the sales.

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In a word, a printing machine that fits your needs is the most suitable for you. So you need to choose the edible food printer based on your requirements.

About Foodprinttech

Wuhan Food Printing Technology Co., Ltd. (Foodprinttech), the branch of Hubei Kanghua Biological Group Co., LTD., is located in Wuhan East Lake High -Tech Development Zone. Foodprinttech develops edible consumables in line with food regulations, and related equipment supporting color printing on food surfaces, to facilitate the innovation on products of food enterprises. Additionally, we also provide a full set of solutions about top-selling products' color, are an absolute leading enterprise in the field. Foodprinttech products are distributed globally, serving many top food enterprises, and is determined to become the best service provider for the world's leading food enterprise.

Foodprinttech has three R & D centers in Beijing, Hong Kong and Wuhan, and has built its own intelligent industrial campus with international high standards. With more than 50 researchers and senior engineers, the research achievements on the science and technology are honored as major scientific and technological achievements in Hubei Province. Foodprinttech also has won a number of invention patents, 10+ safety certification, actively carries out school-enterprise cooperation, and constantly input leading technology and innovative solutions for the food field, which has been widely concerned and recognized by well-known food enterprises at home and abroad. Adhering to the brand mission of Science and Technology for Creative Life, we began to establish branches and offices at home and abroad to fully deploy the global market.

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