Agfa and PaperlinX Display Europe Sign Inkjet Distribution Agreement for Europe
Press release from the issuing company
Munich, Germany – FESPA – 31 May 2005 – PaperlinX Display Europe and Agfa announced a European agreement today for the sales, marketing and distribution of Agfa's industrial wide-format inkjet systems, inks and media. This includes Agfa's :Grand Sherpa range as well as the new :Anapurna 100 system launched here at Fespa. The two companies will also work together to identify synergies in other media supplies.
"This agreement presents a unique opportunity in the industry," said Jan Van Daele, vice-president in charge of Agfa's Inkjet Business Solutions. "There are tangible benefits for users in the sign, display and screen printing markets: they will have access to the imaging and application expertise of Agfa's inkjet technology through the One Stop Shop service approach of a leading paper distributor such as PaperlinX."
"We're excited to add Agfa's wide-format inkjet portfolio to our assortment of products and services," said PaperlinX Display Europe's Business Unit Director, John Summerside. "We are an Australian owned Group who pride ourselves by offering next or even same day service to our customers right across Europe and believe the users of Agfa technology will welcome this unrivalled service and benefit from it."
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