Prep Center combines any quantity and variety of PDFs and graphics into fully laid out ready-to-print files and interfaces with Zünd Cut Center and GTK Cut, for a refined end-to-end printing & cutting workflow.
- Automatic hot folders monitor for new files, feeding them into the print-to-cut workflow.
- Supports True Shape Nesting for optimal shape packing, maximizing material utilization.
- An integrated professional vector editor supports a variety of offsets and transformations, including vectorization of raster images.
- The panel editor and the layout editor allow precision adjustments to the final print.
- Cutting paths and printing paths are automatically extracted from PDF, EPS, & AI files and placed onto the correct layers.
- Settings for bleed, cropping, scaling, vectorizing, labels, and more.
- Register dots for cutting are automatically placed with advanced algorithms.
- QR codes, barcodes, and other metadata may be added for cutting guidance.
- Cut time estimation by way of excellent integration with Zünd Cut Center.
- Handles double-sided media and intelligent deduplication.
- Understands PDF, EPS, AI, PSD, TIFF, DVI, BMP, PNG, JPEG, & GIF and creates PDF & EPS print files and ZCC, GTK, HPGL, AI, & DXF cut files.
- Handles all types of printing and cutting layers, such as varnishing, routing, thru-cut, bevel-cut, v-cut, kiss-cut, engraving, drilling, punching, creasing, scoring, drawing, registers, and so forth.
- Extremely fast, thanks to full utilization of multi-core processors and a 64-bit architecture.
- Rock-solid stability and reliability, especially compared to competing products.
Contact us to learn more about Prep Center, or download our free demo. Available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and GNU/Linux.