Large format printing has grown in popularity in the past few years. According to the “Markets and Markets” report, the market size of wide-format printers was $8.8 million in 2021 and is projected to grow to $4 billion by 2027

This growth largely depended on advertising marketing and increased demand for wall graphics decors and vehicle wraps. 

With the technological advancements, new generation UV Led Printers like EFI VUTEk GS 3250 LX Pro, EFI VUTEk LX3 E, and EFI VUTEk series can print high-quality, durable prints in much lesser time.

These wide-format printers are designed to satisfy the fast-growing demands of the end-users, eliminating manual intervention and shortening the duration of the entire printing process. 

The Future of Large format printing applications will be a much more profitable sector in the Printing Industry as you can print a variety of substrates in a single printer. 

 Applications that will be around the corner may include:- Banner, Billboards, Bus Shelters, Commercial Graphics, Industrial Graphics, Day & Night Backlit, Display Graphics, Exhibition Graphics, Fleet / Vehicle Graphics, Indoor Graphics, POP, Posters, Window Graphics,  Restaurant menu boards, Custom home-address placards, Museum displays, Durable award displays, Wayfinders, Sports goods signage, Corporate signage. 

EFI Hybrid Printer

In this over-competitive market, the end-users will demand more customized outputs than conventional, one-way outputs. You can stay ahead of your competition with the EFI VUTEk h series.

Today many Wide/ Large format digital printers are available in the market and almost saturating the competition. Yet it has made room for innovation. 

People are no more interested in the conventional application of signboards & displays, and traditional sign boards are often overlooked, producing minimal results.

The pop and display graphics have also changed to 3D POP displays and backlit displays with time. Now brands are also relying more on rigid surface applications with texture.

Besides all these, a new trend of wall graphics and murals is creating more demands in the market.

These unique application demands in the market are turning the table from traditional wide format printers to the latest, automatic, and high-speed digital printers that can produce breathtaking multilayer outputs with eco-friendly inks.

End-users demand more attractive, durable graphics with low cost and in a short time.

To fulfill today’s trends, You need a new generation-wide format printer with multiple functionalities that can produce super high-quality outputs with unmatchable quality and productivity. 

In such a case, it’s time to introduce EFI™ VUTEk® h Series printers into your business. These large format hybrid inkjet printers offer you more flexibility and can bring unmatchable quality, productivity, flexibility, and profitability to your business. 

Increasing Demand For Green Solution In Wide Format Printing 

Brands and end-users in digital printing are aware of climate change, and the government is also taking action to promote green technology in the printing industry. We all know it is now high time to reduce our footprints. 

Many Industry leaders are putting their foot forward and adopting green solutions, making digital printing a sustainable industry.

The “Retail4Growth” interviewed one of the industry leaders in the digital printing industry. He stated, “Most brands are eager to adopt green technology but lack the information.

Industry has to say no to PVC and solvent printing, even if it is economical.”.

He further added, “Green printing Shouldn’t be a choice; it should be a compulsion.”

I think adopting this statement can revolutionize the whole industry. 

GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold certification

We are continuously exposed to chemicals not only outdoors but also indoors. These chemicals are otherwise Volatile Organic Compounds(VOCs) and are present in the air we breathe. 

Studies by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other researchers have found that VOCs are common in indoor environments, and their levels may be two to a thousand times higher than outdoors.

VOCs are often used in manufacturing building materials, interior furnishing, and cleaning products. 

U.S Environmental Protection Agency has also confirmed that the VOC levels are a thousand times higher indoors than outdoors. It can cause headaches, eye, nose, and throat irritation, and dizziness. Long-time exposure to VOCs can cause inflations and other chronic diseases. 

It can be reduced using GREENGUARD & GREENGUARD Gold certified interior designing products.

GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold certificates are issued after reviewing the product’s manufacturing process and routine testing to ensure minimal impact on the indoor environment.

House interiors and decors printed on EFI large format printers are GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD gold certified inks recommended for health care centers, schools, offices, and more.

Choosing products with GREENGUARD Certification creates a healthier indoor environment for your home, office, or institution and reduces chemical exposure.

GREENGUARD Certification Standards are among the most rigorous in the world, so you can be confident that these certified products live up to their claims in creating a healthier environment. 

EFI Hybrid Wide Format h series New- Generation Printers Built To Satisfy Modern Trends.

EFI™ Wide Format UV inkjet printers are a great way to generate 10x return in the display graphics printing business. It allows you to tap into new market segments that would generate sustainable revenue streams. 

EFI gives flexibility in choosing the appropriate that best suits your customer’s needs. Its hybrid flatbed/roll-to-roll printers are ideal for overflow, specialty printing, and for print businesses to increase customer satisfaction and profitability with quick service and high image quality. 

Let’s look at the latest hybrid wide format printers from EFI and help you find a suitable printing solution for your business and succeed.

EFI 30h

It is a hybrid flatbed/roll-fed UV LED digital printer for entry-level production that prints on various substrates with superior image quality and broader applications.

The output of the EFI Pro 30h will expand your capabilities, versatility, and productivity – all at a very attractive price point.

It’s a powerful combination of EFI’s Hybrid and Led curing technology that will satisfy the growing demands by enabling printing on new unique substrates.

It can open up various other exclusive opportunities. The uniqueness of this printer will help you stand out from other competitors.

It offers seamless flexibility in changing from rigid to flexible printing with an additional dual-roll printing feature for faster outputs.

It comes in four colors plus white standard, and along with this, it allows 7pL grayscale printing with EFI UltraDrop™ Technology to dominate the industry. 

It satisfies a wide range of applications such as Day/Night backlit graphics, Interior decoration, Retail signage, Outdoor signage, Wall coverings, Window Graphics, and many more.

This printer will help you to enter wide-format printing with a bang.

EFI 32h

It is a high-volume, production-level superwide printer that will make you a big player in the printing market.

With this 3.2-meter EFI™ VUTEk®, 32h LED hybrid inkjet printer with UltraDrop™ Technology, you can satisfy high-volume orders and deliver high-quality production-level printing with instant on/off switch in less maintenance.

It also drives down your operating costs with up to 82% less energy consumption and consistent color outputs.

This next-generation printer is ideal for bus shelters, banners, exhibition graphics, indoor signage, pop graphics, and posters


It is one of the new generation EFI VUTEk h series superwide hybrid inkjet printers that provide the smoothest outputs in shadows, gradients, and transitions. Its superb text quality adds more clarity to all print modes.

This printer can be an outstanding addition to your printing business with unmatched levels of reliability and productivity. 

EFI VUTEk h3 has reengineered and refined the high-volume, superwide-format hybrid inkjet platform from the ground up, enabling your business to provide super high-quality output in various substrates.

It supports applications such as Billboards, bus shelters, industrial graphics, Day and night backlit, display graphics, exhibition graphics, Fleet and vehicle graphics, floor graphics, long-term outdoor graphics, and many more.

Now Future proof your printing business with EFI VUTEk.

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