JUKI's direct-drive lockstitch machines have been evolving toward improved quality. Now, the DDL Series line-up has been renewed by adding a "semi-dry head" type to make the DDL-9000A Series. JUKI does its utmost to perfect the ease of operation of its machines while promising optimal seam quality, optimal productivity, and minimum energy consumption. Now, JUKI has launched an advanced 1-needle lockstitch machine with unrivalled performance, a successor to the DDL-9000/-9000A. This is the newest flagship lockstitch machine from JUKI, a manufacturer which aims for genuine quality every minute of the day.