Heidelberg and Fujifilm join forces in inkjet printing
FUJIFILM Corporation together with FUJIFILM Global Graphic Systems Co., Ltd. (Fujifilm), and Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) have unveiled a strategic partnership in the area of inkjet printing.
- Strategic global collaboration targets growth potential in commercial and packaging markets
- Heidelberg gains access to Fujifilm's market-leading Inkjet technology, and Fujifilm will leverage Heidelberg's strengths in engineering and manufacturing
- Synergies expected by leveraging sales strength and global customer service network in each company
Two global players have joined forces. Heidelberg, the major provider and partner for the global printing industry, and Fujifilm, the leading manufacturer of computer-to-plate (CTP) plate, are forming a broad alliance aimed at strengthening existing business and establishing a platform to drive new business in future-oriented markets. The alliance has a special focus on bringing next generation products to the attractive digital printing market and gives both companies access to advanced technologies Heidelberg and Fujifilm have in the prepress area. Meeting current and future customer needs remains primary for Fujifilm and Heidelberg as both companies continue to focus their portfolios on market segments with the greatest potential for profitability and growth.