Xerox Corporation and EFI partner
Deal to bring to market next generation digital front end solutions
Xerox Corporation and Electronics for Imaging (EFI), have announced a strategic partnership to bring to market next generation digital front end (DFE) to drive Xerox digital production presses.
According to the two companies, the agreement includes the sale of Xerox's FreeFlow Print Server (FFPS) DFE business to EFI.
Under the terms of the deal, EFI will continue to produce and support FFPS and current customers will not experience interruptions in sales or service.
"Customers will gain a powerful solution with more efficiencies, performance and quality to meet the most demanding production requirements," said Andrew Copley, president, Graphic Communications Solutions at Xerox. "EFI is an industry leader and has a proven track record with performance, ease of use and seamless integration with industry workflow solutions."
Customers will benefit from its sales and technical field resources working side-by-side with their Xerox sales reps to offer a best-in-class solution.
Guy Gecht, CEO, EFI, said: "This next step in our strategic alliance will give customers the industry unparalleled imaging and colour management. EFI integration among the DFE, workflow software, and management information systems products deliver the higher levels of automation and productivity that are key to print businesses taking full advantage of the opportunities with digital printing."