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Alfa CtP Systems Selects Global Prepress Systems As 1st Dealer for the Accelero CtP System

Press release from the issuing company

Amherst, NH – Alfa CTP Systems, a leading developer and manufacturer of digital pre-press systems, is pleased to announce that on January 19, 2007, Global Prepress Systems, a division of Pan-American/Caribbean Trading, Inc. of Boca Raton Florida, officially became the primary dealer for its' new and revolutionary Accelero computer to plate system. Global Pre-Press Systems' territory will encompass the commercial and in-plant print market in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic US, as well as the newspaper and commercial markets of The Caribbean/West Indies, and Central America. Additionally, Global has the right to distribute the Accelero in Mexico, Australia, Canada and various countries in South America. Global Prepress Systems has a thirty-three year legacy of “Commitment to Excellence” in serving newspaper, publishing, commercial and in-plant prepress professionals of the Americas. Global Pre-Press offers comprehensive digital prepress workflow, imaging and color management solutions – providing sales, integration, service, training and consulting services to ensure prepress and print professionals acquire the appropriate system for their evolving business needs. Edward Ponzi, Dealer Manager, alfa CTP, “We find new and innovative pre-press solutions for the current client base, as well as major group accounts. Every customer is unique and our multiple solutions offer the best quality and speed for every application.” “My mission now is finding a few select, motivated, and industry knowledgeable dealers and re-sellers with stellar reputations in the graphic arts field. A company the caliber of Global Pre-Press Systems was exactly what I was looking for.” Michael “Mike” Seale, President, Global Prepress, “Providing turnkey prepress solutions to print professionals in general and newspaper publishers in particular involves introducing new ways to work – the benefit, however, is a huge increase in productivity and overall cost savings for our customers. We're always looking for products that provide the most ROI for our clients. Our key measuring points are product reliability, ease of use and value. The ability of our customers to quickly understand how a product works is critical in perceiving value.” He continues, “In addition to its very affordable price, what attracted us to the Accelero CTP was their many year legacy in producing reliable CtP and imagesetter systems, as well as the overall integrity of the company and its' General Manager, Tony Ford. I was also extremely impressed by the dedication and teamwork exhibited by alfa CtP's entire staff and the hospitality extended to me when I visited the offices and factory. Many of the employees have been there for years. They're a real “family” and there is a lot of pride in the products they produce, a quality sorely lacking throughout our industry today. Additionally, as a United States Marine Corps veteran, the “Made in the USA” label also ranked very high with me personally. Anthony “Tony” Ford, General Manager, alfa CTP - “Global's team is dedicated to ensuring customers understand not only our products, but how they interface with various RIPS, workflows and other imaging devices and that they are placed in the proper environment. Global Pre-Press' expertise in full pre-press integration, their integrity, high standards in service and support to customers is well known in the newspaper, publishing and commercial printing markets and we are very excited about our new partnership. We are confident that our products will be properly promoted and represented and our customers will receive honest and ready advice on how to work more efficiently and– we're proud to have the Global Prepress team as new partner.”