Ilford Imaging Switzerland GmbH has announced that it has secured a technology partnership with Lintec Sign Systems Inc.
Lintec Sign Systems Inc. are experts in the wide format printing and commercial sign and display market. An agreement has now been reached that will result in the latest coating technologies offered by Ilford being applied to a range of bases manufactured by Lintec Sign Systems Inc. The products will be available on a global basis under the Lintec brand.
Ilford Imaging Switzerland GmbH have been developing high performance coatings for the commercial sign and display market for a number of years and recently announced that it developed a step change in coating technology for both ecosolvent and aqueous printer technologies.
The new NanoSolvent coating was developed specifically to capitalise on the latest improvements, including speed, introduced by the ecosolvent printer manufacturers. Available under the Ilford Omnijet brand, the NanoSolvent products give print service providers the benefit of excellent image quality in combination with increased productivity.
In addition, Ilford also recently announced AquaBlock, a highly advanced water fast coating layer which enables print service providers to capitalise on the lucrative outdoor market using their existing aqueous pigment wide format printers.
Commenting on the new partnership, Paul Willems, Chief Executive Officer, Ilford Imaging Switzerland said: "I am delighted that we have established a solid partnership with one of Japan’s most innovative and forward thinking suppliers to the commercial wide format market. The collaboration will benefit both companies and more importantly our customers."
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