JK Group acquires Sawgrass Industrial

The JK Group, which was created last year when Kiian Digital acquired J-Teck3, has now bought Sawgrass Industrial. The combined group will be the largest industrial digital sublimation company in the world.

Sawgrass Industrial has a number of different digital sublimation and water-based pigment inks, including SubliM and M-Inks. It mainly targets the fashion, sportswear and home décor markets. It mostly operates in Europe and the Americas, both directly and through dealers.

A binding agreement between the parties has been signed and the transaction is expected to complete by the end of July.

Sawgrass Technologies will continue to operate as an independent company but will now focus on non-industrial printers of less than 42 inches.


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