Zaventem, Belgium - 12 June 2012 - Based in Cape Town, Prinfo is South Africa's leading reseller of MIS (Management Information Systems) and ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solutions serving commercial printers and packaging converters. With a mission to provide customers with advanced, yet easy-to-use and cost-effective production automation and print management software, Prinfo has steadily increased its portfolio of EFI™ MIS/ERP solutions. Its most recent addition includes EFI Monarch™ which allows the company to cater to larger and multi-plant print providers. In addition, EFI has appointed Prinfo as the lead role support for EFI Prism and QTMS print management systems in the region.
"Now we can provide ERP/MIS and web-to-print solutions for any type of printing business- from small printers, copy shops and packaging converters to large multi-plant commercial printers and packaging businesses," said Brad Cerf, Prinfo's business development manager. In addition to EFI Monarch, Prinfo already offers EFI Pace™, EFI PrintSmith™, EFI Radius and EFI Digital StoreFront. "We are delighted to bring these award-winning products to Africa, and to assume the role of the single-source provider," added Cerf.
"You cannot argue with success. Prinfo have doubled their revenue every year since 2009. Their technical expertise and ability to service a wide variety of customers is second to none," said Marc Olin, vice president and general manager of EFI Productivity Software. "Scalable to as many as 5,000 users, Monarch simplifies complex print workflows that include all types of output-web, sheet, screen, inkjet, digital and flexographic. It is a perfect addition to Prinfo's offerings. We are thrilled to have them represent EFI in this highly competitive and growing market."
EFI™ (www.efi.com) is a worldwide provider of products, technology and services leading the transformation of analogue to digital imaging. Based in Silicon Valley (Ca, USA), with offices around the globe, the company's powerful integrated product portfolio includes digital front-end servers; superwide, wide-format, label and ceramic inkjet presses and inks; production workflow, web to print, and business automation software; and office, enterprise and mobile cloud solutions. These products allow users to produce, communicate and share information in an easy and effective way, and enable businesses to increase their profits, productivity, and efficiency.
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