Kern Inc, a leading provider of document output management production systems, peripherals and end-to–end solutions and IPS, an emerging leader in personalized payment card fulfillment services and solutions, announced an agreement to market advanced payment card systems and capabilities. Under the agreement, IPS has acquired Kern technology to build their infrastructure for payment card personalization and fulfillment, and Kern has agreed to resell those services under their Production Business Services line of business.
“At Kern Inc, we are proud of our history of innovation and the quality of our products. We measure our performance solely by our customers’ success” states Dr. Thomas Brock, CEO, Kern Inc. “This working relationship will enable us to provide our current and future customers with the full range of options for their change-driven payment card requirements as the applications grow in sophistication.”
“We are pleased to partner with Kern as both our strategic supplier and channel partner as we give customers practical and economical options to access the latest technology for their card production needs,” adds Dave Gandini, President, IPS.
Kern and IPS are now able to serve their respective customers with integrated solutions covering the complete, end-to-end mail card production process, whether through the outright purchase of solutions for in-plant card fulfillment operations or contracting for customized fulfillment.