About us

Stay Ahead. With Agfa Graphics.

Are you ready for today’s printing challenges? Do you want to achieve profitable growth and stay ahead of your competition? We develop the technology, knowhow and services that will get you where you want to go.

Agfa Graphics Headquarters

Company Profile

Today's prepress and printing professionals face tough challenges. How can you stay on top of things when turnaround is faster than ever? What's the best way to manage your increasingly complex workflows? Are you keeping pace with all prepress and printing technologies? How to control costs and increase profit margins?
If questions like these sound familiar, we would love to deploy our knowhow and expertise to help you find the right answers to them to help you grow your business.
We believe in print as an essential and powerful medium of communication. Our mission is to enable printing businesses to achieve profitable growth. We achieve this by offering you integrated solutions which are innovative, reliable, sustainable, cost-effective and price-competitive, enabling you to adjust swiftly to new market demands. In doing so, we rely on more than 130 years of experience and innovation.

Our offering

Agfa Graphics is a leading supplier to the printing industry. All over the world, we supply sign & display companies with a range of highly productive and versatile wide-format inkjet printers and dedicated inks, in addition to workflow automation software. We also serve various industries by deploying our state-of-the-art inkjet inks in printing solutions that are integrated into existing manufacturing processes.

Commercial, newspaper and packaging printers count on us for the most extensive range of prepress solutions, including hardware, software and consumables. These include a.o. user-friendly chemistry-free printing technology which saves costs and the environment, as well as mobile publishing software for newspapers and magazines.

Complete Solutions

All our solutions integrate consumables, hardware, software and services. After all, success is not just about a single piece of technology. It's about optimizing efficiency and integrating state-of-the-art products into complex workflows that simplify our customers’ operations. We give you real-life solutions that offer long-term benefits. You can rely on us if you need solutions that offer scalability, modularity, and levels of automation that ensure high productivity and performance.

Facts & Figures

  • Agfa's largest business unit
  • Approximately 4350 employees around the world
  • Sales organizations in over forty countries and representations in more than hundred countries
  • Dedicated manufacturing facilities on every continent
  • Software development groups in Belgium and the USA
  • Research centers in Belgium, the USA and Canada
  • Manufacturing four out of five chemistry-free printing plates in the world
  • Provider of prepress technology to one out of four of the world's newspapers

F.D. Hoekstra Boom and Veenstra & de Vries

Agfa is the leading prepress system solutions provider and we are always in dialogue with them about new software upgrades or new technology.

F.D. Hoekstra Boom and Veenstra & de Vries, newspaper printer, The Netherlands

Singapore Press Holdings

Arkitex gives SPH the editorial-to-press integration and automation it truly needs in its demanding Print Centre.

Singapore Press Holdings

Coldset Printing Partners Brussels (CPPB)

Chemistry-free plates will help us achieve a cleaner and more efficient production with a significant reduction of our ecological footprint.

Newspaper printer Corelio, Belgium

Thanks to the Amigo TS ThermoFuse technology our plate production can rely on an unmatched level of stability.

Swissprinters AG, Switserland

With the introduction of Agfa Graphics' chemistry -free CTP plate Azura TS and Avalon N8 CTP we show our customers a commitment to environment responsible printing, still with a high print quality and color consistency in mind.

King Printers, 300th Azura user in Japan


Company Structure

Company Structure

The main policy-making body of Agfa Graphics is the Executive Committee. It consists of the President and the vice-presidents of the different departments and regions.

Manufacturing Sites

Manufacturing Sites

Agfa Graphics has state-of-the-art printing plate and wide-format printing engines manufacturing sites over the entire world, close to its customers.

History

History

On the 28th of May 1868, Lieven Gevaert is born. He will build the Gevaert Company from scratch to a company of world fame.

Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision & Mission

Despite the technology changes that we are confronted with, the Power of Print remains unequalled. Print is here to stay and will have even more applications in the future.

Sustainability

Sustainability

Better products and better practices for a more sustainable printing industry and a better world.

Greenworks

Greenworks

"GreenWorks™, an Agfa Graphics initiative, accredits customers in the graphic communications industry in North America, who achieve greener outcomes through technology, products, services and practices."

Jobs at Agfa Graphics

Jobs at Agfa Graphics

Do you want to enrich your professional life and to use your creativity and experience for new challenges in a growing company with clear ambitions?

Internships

Internships

Through its Discovery program Agfa Graphics welcomes young talents from Europe and the world interested in an international internship.

Ceci n’est pas un calendrier

Ceci n’est pas un calendrier

True to tradition, we created a state-of-the-art printed calendar for 2017. The calendar stands out through it unique combination of contemporary art and graphic design, supreme print quality and vivid enhancement techniques.

Articles about Agfa Graphics

  • StoreFront: Tips and tricks for working with online payments
    18 January 2017

    StoreFront: Tips and tricks for working with online payments

    Online payment is not used so often for private business-to-business web-to-print stores. However, this payment method can be useful when offering print products and services to a franchisee network, and it is essential for public stores. Apogee StoreFront and Asanti StoreFront support a number of payment options. The tips and tricks below regarding online payment were previously published in the StoreFront Newsflash newsletter.

  • Agfa Graphics introduces new Jeti Ceres RTR3200 LED high-speed roll-to-roll printer for mid- to high-end applications
    12 January 2017

    Agfa Graphics introduces new Jeti Ceres RTR3200 LED high-speed roll-to-roll printer for mid- to high-end applications

    Responding to the needs of high-output printing service providers, Agfa Graphics is proud to announce the launch of its dedicated roll-to-roll printer with UV LED curing, extremely rapid results and stunning image quality on a wide variety of flexible media. The engine’s optional white printing features and primer capability can be combined, for a new level of image vivacity, dimension and durability. The Jeti Ceres RTR 3200 LED system will be on display at C!Print Lyon (Jan 31 – Feb 2, 2017) and Sign & Print Scandinavia (Feb 07 – 09, 2017)

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