Customer Cases

  • PressTune is helping Moeller Printing improve quality and consistency
    06 June 2018

    PressTune is helping Moeller Printing improve quality and consistency

    Meeting the demands of today’s sophisticated clients with PressTune is giving Moeller a competitive advantage. PressTune is helping Moeller lower its cost of print manufacturing and heighten its profitability.

  • 15 May 2018

    "With PressTune and InkTune, we save 30 to 50 sheets during make-ready, and around 15% of ink."

    db Print Polska is a general commercial printer with two printing sites near Warsaw, Poland. The company is at the forefront both in terms of the efficiency of its processes, as when it comes to the deployment of the latest technological advancements. The latter include Agfa’s PressTune & InkTune software, which helps DB Print Polska save on ink and paper consumption.

  • Imprimerie Henry  - “With PressTune and InkTune, we obtain a higher consistency throughout our print runs”
    19 March 2018

    Imprimerie Henry - “With PressTune and InkTune, we obtain a higher consistency throughout our print runs”

    Imprimerie Henry is a fourth-generation commercial printing company located in the North of France. Agfa Graphics’ PressTune and InkTune software power combo has enabled them to increase the consistency of their print jobs, while saving on paper and ink consumption.

  • Holzer Druck und Medien – “As we need to dispose of substantially less waste with the Arkana, we clearly save money”
    18 December 2017

    Holzer Druck und Medien – “As we need to dispose of substantially less waste with the Arkana, we clearly save money”

    Commercial printer Holzer Druck und Medien invested in an Avalon platesetter with an Arkana smart processor and Energy Elite Eco printing plates. The combination lowers their costs, while saving the environment and increasing their productivity.

  • Nord'Imprim (France) – “We only had to do processor maintenance twice in nine months”
    01 December 2017

    Nord'Imprim (France) – “We only had to do processor maintenance twice in nine months”

    Nord’Imprim is a printing company that puts ecology at the heart of its business strategy. The company has been able to greatly reduce its environmental impact and simplify its production with Arkana, Agfa Graphics’ smart processor, which it has been using for about nine months now.

  • Matthys – Fast and fully automatic plate production with the Avalon N8 platesetter & Energy Elite Eco plates
    30 October 2017

    Matthys – Fast and fully automatic plate production with the Avalon N8 platesetter & Energy Elite Eco plates

    Grafische Groep Matthys (Turnhout, Belgium) is one of few ‘inline cold foil’ specialists in Europe. This innovative printing technique can be used to create eye-catching, luxurious packaging. Recently, the plate production at Matthys was upgraded to a new Agfa Graphics’ computer-to-plate system.

  • Agfa Graphics’ Apogee Cloud technology receives vote of approval from UK printer Bridson & Horrox
    18 October 2017

    Agfa Graphics’ Apogee Cloud technology receives vote of approval from UK printer Bridson & Horrox

    Following the acquisition of two other printing companies, Isle of Man based Bridson & Horrox opted for Agfa Graphics’ Apogee software to streamline their complete workflow in the cloud.

  • IT-Grafiska: saves time and increases efficiency with PrintSphere
    04 September 2017

    IT-Grafiska: saves time and increases efficiency with PrintSphere

    Swedish allround printer IT-Grafiska is always looking for innovative solutions to stay ahead of the game. With PrintSphere, a cloud-based solution for standardized data exchange and workflow automation, it has found another way to make its prepress operations even more efficient.

  • Graphic design agency Picking and Agfa Graphics’ Apogee Cloud: a match made in heaven
    28 August 2017

    Graphic design agency Picking and Agfa Graphics’ Apogee Cloud: a match made in heaven

    Since 2015, graphic design agency Picking has been relying on Agfa Graphics’ cloud to streamline its prepress workflows. Learn why.

  • Pressehaus Stuttgart – Working faster and more environmentally-friendly
    28 July 2017

    Pressehaus Stuttgart – Working faster and more environmentally-friendly

    Pressehaus Stuttgart Druck owns three Advantage platesetters with automatic pallet loading, as well as three Attiro clean-out units. The company particularly appreciates the easy operation, stability and environmental friendliness of the system.

  • Workflow in the cloud at Fratelli Roda
    29 June 2017

    Workflow in the cloud at Fratelli Roda

    When the Swiss printing company Fratelli Roda SA had to update its valued Apogee workflow software, they had to choose between a conventional update with hardware on site, and a completely new solution in the cloud. Fratelli Roda decided on the second option. Since the summer of 2015, their Apogee Cloud is up and running – an installation that is trend-setting for the graphic industry.

  • Varoprint – Environment-friendly Azura TU printing plate for great print results
    30 May 2017

    Varoprint – Environment-friendly Azura TU printing plate for great print results

    Varoprint (Zellik, Belgium) is a printing company specialized in full-color commercial and publicity print jobs. The company uses Agfa Graphics’ chemistry-free offset printing plate Azura TU and the matching Azura CX125 clean-out unit.

  • ProCo, UK - “With PrintSphere and WebApproval, Agfa Graphics is giving us the ability to stay on top of the automation process.”
    23 May 2017

    ProCo, UK - “With PrintSphere and WebApproval, Agfa Graphics is giving us the ability to stay on top of the automation process.”

    Over the last 25 years, ProCo moved from a commercial print background to servicing its clients in complex marketing activities and campaigns. Agfa supplies and supports the company in many ways, from printing plates to wide-format printers, as well as workflow to streamline all operations.

  • Platesetting record set at Onlineprinters
    09 November 2016

    Platesetting record set at Onlineprinters

    Onlineprinters has achieved a technical record: One of their platesetters, the Avalon N8-80 model by Agfa, has imaged more than one million printing plates.

  • Goekint Graphics – “Environmental friendliness is becoming increasingly important”
    25 August 2016

    Goekint Graphics – “Environmental friendliness is becoming increasingly important”

    At commercial printing company Goekint Graphics, innovation and sustainable entrepreneurship are key elements. In May 2016, the company invested in Agfa Graphics’ Arkana smart plate processing technology in combination with the new Energy Elite Eco printing plates.

  • Apogee Cloud: Moving commercial printing workflow into the cloud at the Nishikawa Group, Japan
    28 July 2016

    Apogee Cloud: Moving commercial printing workflow into the cloud at the Nishikawa Group, Japan

    The workflow system with the RIP server that prepares files for printing holds a dominant position in the prepress department. It requires resources to upgrade it every time a new OS version is released and involves ongoing electrical and maintenance costs, while being operated under the constant risk of damage due to (power) failure. Seeking to relieve printing companies of this massive concern, Agfa-Gevaert Japan, Ltd. began offering Apogee Cloud, a service that moves workflow software into the cloud. The Nishikawa Group was the first company in Japan to adopt this cloud-based workflow in May 2016.

  • Cambrian Printers signs five-year contract for Azura TU plates.
    24 May 2016

    Cambrian Printers signs five-year contract for Azura TU plates.

    Agfa and Cambrian Printers are pleased to jointly announce the signing of a five year plate deal. This will result in the processing of over half a million plates imaged on Cambrian’s two Avalon N8-60 platesetters installed at its Aberystwyth site.

  • Druckpartner improves prepress processes with Azura TU
    01 July 2015

    Druckpartner improves prepress processes with Azura TU

    German commercial printing company druckpartner switched to Azura TU in 2014. Since then, the environmentally-friendly chemistry-free printing plate has enabled the company to speed up its production, while maintaining the high quality of its work.

  • DG3 cut energy, waste and costs with Azura TU
    17 June 2015

    DG3 cut energy, waste and costs with Azura TU

    Following the acquisitions of Sterling Financial Print and Moore Print together with the centralisation of litho production at the Gillingham site, DG3 has become one of the largest users of Azura TU in the UK, imaging over 90,000 plates per year.

  • SYL Creaciones Graficas S.A.
    19 May 2015

    SYL Creaciones Graficas S.A.

    SYL Creaciones Graficas S.A. in Barcelona is specialized in printing high-quality art and history books and catalogs making use of the wide range of differentiators that ‘print on paper’ is capable to offer. The printing and finishing of high-value books is still perceived and experienced as craftsmanship by their customers.

  • Harata Printing Co., Ltd.
    16 February 2015

    Harata Printing Co., Ltd.

    Japanese commercial printer Harata Printing Co., based in Osaka, is keeping the focus on offset ...

  • Apogee Impose at 354
    10 January 2015

    Apogee Impose at 354

    354 started out as a family business some 35 years ago. Brothers Ian and Adam Drew took over the ...

  • Continuga
    02 December 2014

    Continuga

    Continuga was set up as an administrative printing company in 1948. Today Continuga is both a publisher ...

  • Stephens & George goes chemistry-free with Azura TU
    04 August 2014

    Stephens & George goes chemistry-free with Azura TU

    From 19,000 litres waste per year to 400 litres gum per month