Quark Software, best known for its QuarkXPress page layout software, has been acquired by Parallax Capital Partners LLC, a private equity firm based in California and specialising in software. Parallax will invest further in Quark to drive up adoption for its content automation solutions. Continue reading “Quark acquired by Parallax venture capital”
Goss International has acquired Graphic Automation Controls Inc, which specialises in full PLC integration and control systems upgrades for printing and packaging presses. The acquisition took the form of an asset transaction. Continue reading “Goss acquires Graphic Automation Controls”
Advanced Vision Technology, or AVT, best known for developing inspection and press control systems that are widely used in packaging, has been acquired by Pelican Merger Holdings Israel Ltd and will become part of Danaher Corporation’s Product Identification Platform. Continue reading “Danaher acquires AVT”
Earlier this summer I reported that Sun Chemical’s plans to buy Flint Group’s European Publication Gravure Ink Business. This deal has now been completed with Sun Chemical now taking responsibility for supporting the former Flint products.
Felipe Mellado, Chief Marketing Officer and Board Member at Sun Chemical, comments: “Now that the acquisition is complete, we are working with Flint Group to deliver a smooth and seamless transition of operations, so that customers remain fully supported with our high levels of quality and customer service.”
The Flint Group has acquired Druckfarben, a British company that supplies inks, varnishes, coatings, blankets, and pressroom consumables for sheetfed printing. Continue reading “Flint acquires Druckfarben”
The Flint Group has finalized its acquisition of the web offset business of Siegwerk, having received regulatory approval from the competition authorities. The deal includes all technical expertise and product portfolios relating to Siegwerk’s Heatset and Newsink product lines. Continue reading “Flint Group completes Siegwerk acquisition”