Fujifilm and Chromaticity Partner for Color Management Support

Press release from the issuing company

HANOVER PARK, Ill. (July 16, 2002) -- Working in concert to provide dealers and their customers with a more complete color management solution, the Graphic Systems Division of Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc. and Chromaticity, Inc. have formed a strategic alliance to offer professional support services for color management. Collectively, the two companies will bring services to the industry that includes ICC workflow installation and implementation, evaluation and training and distribution of color management products. "Fujifilm has many years of color technology expertise through its Electronic Imaging and Professional Photographic divisions, and Fuji has been integrating color management solutions into much of its graphics equipment for years," explains Eric L. Neumann, Fujifilm’s assistant product manager for color input. "Now with the support of Chromaticity, we can offer our customers and dealers the expert level of support necessary for implementing a complete color management workflow." Chromaticity President Peder Nelson says, "Through this strategic relationship, Fuji dealers will be able to leverage Chromaticity's years of experience with color management technologies to provide their customers with a broader array of options and solutions as color management becomes central to the full product offerings by Fujifilm. This will be realized regionally and locally through the strategically located Chromaticity color specialists within the United States." "We look forward to the combination of Fujifilms’s technology and Chromaticity’s support, and we know that our customers will benefit from this partnership," adds Neumann. Established in 1983 and headquartered in Hanover Park, Ill., Fujifilm’s Graphic Systems Division is dedicated to providing end-users with the most comprehensive level of service and products available on the market today. Fujifilm provides end-users with a total electronic imaging solution with a complement of both consumables and hardware to serve the most demanding needs of the graphics industry. www.fujifilm.com About Chromaticity Chromaticity, Inc. is an organization specializing in color technologies for the printing and publishing industry since 1997. As an integrator of color technologies, Chromaticity combines products and expertise to provide solutions that simplify color workflows and increase productivity. Reselling color technologies along with professional services allows Chromaticity, Inc. to provide complete solutions to manufacturers, dealers and end-users. www.chromaticity.com