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ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printing Machine

ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printing Machine


ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer complete with Software
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  • Product Info

    Choose the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer for great results every time.The ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer is robust, easy to use, and offers unlimited creative options for printing on satin ribbons. Used by leading brands, small businesses, charities, event organisers and crafters, this hard-working ribbon printing machine simply links to a PC. It’s the ideal choice if you need to personalise ribbons and achieve high quality results.

    Features at a glance
    Requires Windows 10 / 11 (64-Bit Edition).
    Print ribbon from 5mm to 100mm width.
    Superfast output with 8mb RAM and 4mb Flash ROM.
    Modern Colour display and  button functions.
    Available in 200dpi and 300dpi.
    Unlimited UK-based support.
    The best ribbon printer on the market!

    Print in any language
    - add  logo designs  and text and you can print your own creations with the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer. 
    You can print in any language using suitable fonts on your PC.
    You can even add symbols, logos or designs.

    At CPL, we are passionate about printing - so we are justifiably proud of the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer which we believe is the most modern and effective ribbon printer on the market today.

    Our machine benefits from the latest design and digital technology and is packed with useful features.

    Just link our ribbon printer to a PC and you can print personalised ribbons in an instant. No need to have dies or plates made; no set up time; and it’s so fast, you can even print whilst customers wait.

    With the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer you can:

    • Instantly create clean and crisp print on single or double-faced satin ribbons
    • Print on all widths of satin ribbons from 5mm thin ribbons to 100mm wide sashes
    • Create horizontal or vertical designs, rotate etc.
    • Print with any font installed on your PC, even  in other languages such as Hindi, Arabic, Chinese, Greek etc.
    • Print logos, symbols and even clipart style designs from black and white artwork

    What do you get with the ZX-40  Ultra Ribbon Printer?

    Before it leaves our warehouse, every ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer is carefully calibrated for optimum results and fully tested by one of our experienced engineers.

    Your ribbon printer arrives carefully packaged and ready to simply plug into your PC and use almost straightaway. As well as an instruction manual (download), you will also receive all the following:-


    Professional quality software

    When you buy the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer, we will also supply you with a link to free software download.

    This is a complete software package and is not limited to just ribbon printing functionality as offered by our competitors.

    With this professional graphics software, you will have complete flexibility to create stunning designs; as an added bonus, you can also use it to create other items such as brochures for example.

    You’ll want to get started straightaway so to make your job easier, we supply readymade templates for all the popular sizes of ribbons so you don’t have to start from scratch. 

    The license is provided for a single user and the Windows download option should be selected, as we do not currently have MAC drivers for the ZX-40 Ultra. 

    Compatibility with a wide range of operating systems
    We believe ours is the only ribbon printing machine currently available that works perfectly  on a ‘plug and play’ basis with  Windows operating systems, including Windows 10.

    Even if you’ve not yet upgraded to the latest version, it makes sense to a choose a ribbon printer that will still work when you do.


    • Windows 10 
      (May 2020 Update (2004, 20H1, build 19041) or later)
    • Windows 11


    • The ZX-40 Ultra does not currently have native MAC drivers. With some admin knowledge you may be able to install a partition running windows via the bootcamp app. 
      (MAC with INTEL Processors only).
      Please contact us prior to  purchase to learn more.

    Who uses the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer?

    • We are trusted by leading brands such as Lindt, L’Oreal, Estee Lauder and Christian Dior for the finishing touches to their branded products and luxury packaging
    • Online businesses who sell personalised ribbons to end users for weddings, parties, celebrations, birthdays, hen nights, hampers etc.
    • Retail outlets such as gift shops and florists for gift wrapping and trims
    • Charities and event organisers for sashes, rosettes etc.
    • Craftspeople for decorating and embellishing greeting cards, craft projects etc


    What will you use the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer for?

    ... Start your own ribbon printing business
    ... Extend your existing business offering with professional printed ribbons
    ... Enhance your brand packaging or promotions
    ... Personalise gift or wrapping
    ... Decorate cards, rosettes, hampers etc.
    ... Create something new!

    If you want a fast and effective way to produce professional standard printed satin ribbons for your business, event or project, the ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer is an excellent choice.


  • What's in the box?


    Our Ribbon Printers can be used Worldwide (any voltage)

    Package 1  (£535.00+VAT)

    This is a basic starter package for those who wish to get into ribbon printing. Amongst other items, it includes enough foil and ribbon for you to practice with before purchasing further foil etc.

    1) ZX-40 Ultra Ribbon Printer - 200dpi
    (£535.00+VAT Items 1-12 below).
    2) AC Power Adapter (Suitable for USA too).
    3) USB Cable (We don't charge extra for this).
    4) Instruction Manual in full colour (pdf)
    5) Free design software (download)
    6) Resource Download containing: Printer Driver, PDF Manual, 100 x Clipart Images, example ribbon files, popular size templates etc. 
    7) 1 x 55mm wide (Free) Metallic Foil for you to practice with.
    8) 1 x 15mm wide (Free) Satin Ribbon for you to practice with.
    9) Free Print Head Cleaning Pen
    10) 12 Months warranty, back to base.
    11) + Free external ribbon holder for larger ribbons, multi ribbon printing etc. (Worth £29.99+VAT) 
    12) + Free multi-print attachment worth £4.99+VAT (to print thinner ribbons)



    Upgrade Option +£175.00+VAT
    You can upgrade the ZX-40 Ultra from 200dpi to 300dpi for an addtional £175.00+VAT. Please enquire.

    All goods supplied subject to our Terms & Conditions, please click here for more details.

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