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These companies bring complimentary solutions to Esko's product offerings for the packaging pre-production industry.

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Adobe customers include enterprises, knowledge workers, creatives and designers, OEM partners, and developers worldwide. Esko's DeskPack plug-ins turn Adobe® Illustrator® CS and Adobe® Photoshop® CS into full-fledged design and prepress production tools.

Apex is specialized in the development, production and supply of metering rolls for standard and special applications, concentrating on the printing, coating and corrugated board industry worldwide.

The partnership with Art Center College of Design enables students in the Graphic Design program to learn about the newest software available to packaging designers while preparing them for real world application.

CHILI Publish delivers an online document editing solution that revolutionizes digital publishing.

Esko has formed a partnership with Clemson University's Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design & Graphics to create the Esko Packaging Supply Chain Laboratory. The lab will focus on combining the synergies of packaging design and graphic communications into the overall production and distribution manufacturing process.

At Colorbreeze you’ll find more than just a collection of technical experts. You’ll discover a team of specialists that work together intently on a single common goal: creating efficient graphic processes. We are devoted to professional project management, clear communication and quality of execution.

Dantex is the largest photopolymer plate & water wash processing specialist in Europe. The partnership with Esko provides the complete solution; digital plates, processing systems, Spark imaging technology plus fully-integrated workflows: a superb quality pre-press package - cost effective processing, environmentally friendly and fast - ensuring repeatedly excellent results from your plates.

Digital Printing is a division within Domino Printing Sciences plc.

The company, founded in 1978, has established a global reputation for the development and manufacture of digital ink jet printing technologies, as well as its worldwide aftermarket products and customer services. Its services for the commercial print sector include digital ink jet printers and control systems designed to deliver solutions for a complete range of labelling and variable printing applications.

All of Domino’s printers and presses are designed to meet the high speed, high quality demands of commercial printing environments bringing new capabilities to sectors including labelling, finishing/bindery, newspaper and magazines, ticket, tags and business forms, plastic cards, gaming/lottery as well as direct mail and postal sectors.

DuPont Packaging Graphics and Esko jointly focus their attention on advancing Flexography. Leveraging the strength and value of fully digital and digital thermal flexo workflows, our partnership aims to address the production needs of flexo tradeshops and packaging printers.

Durst as a leader in innovative inkjet solutions for industrial applications in the packaging industry and display printing, and Esko as a leader in digital workflow solutions for packaging have joined their know-how offering our customers an integrated solution.

EFI, the world leader in color digital print servers, superwide format printers and inks, and print management solutions partnered with Esko to provide FlexProof/E, a new proofing output solution for digital inkjet print devices, resulting in improved color and print quality and consistency for our customers.

Enfocus is a leading software company specializing in the development of tools to control the quality of PDF files for print and to automate workflow processes in the graphic arts industry. The company’s innovative solutions streamline the workflow throughout the complete production chain – from design to final print – thereby connecting printers, publishers and designers.

Partner in digital printing for narrow web Labels and flexible packaging. HP sell Esko software products to complement their range of industrial label presses. This provides the ideal platform to easily and quickly maximize the benefits of adopting digital printing in labels. See also: Software Solutions for Digital.

MediaBeacon, Inc. develops innovative technology and solutions that empower corporations worldwide. MediaBeacon, Inc.'s asset management solution, MediaBeacon, automates and streamlines the process of managing digital assets while controlling costs, increasing productivity, and capitalizing on return on investment.

Presstek is a leading manufacturer and marketer of environmentally-friendly digital offset printing solutions. Presstek's DI® digital offset presses and CTP solutions provide a streamlined workflow that reduces print cycle time and overall production costs. Esko workflow solutions are ideally suited to complement the automation delivered by Presstek's digital offset printing solutions.

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) has developed a premier Packaging Science program with a focus on the technical aspects of packaging, including structural design, sustainability analysis and design innovation. The use of Esko software and hardware are included in the core packaging curriculum, as well as in the Executive Leadership program, which offers continuing packaging education to industry leaders.

VantagePoint Systems & HRMS Inc. develop and implement ERP software for paperboard packaging manufacturing companies worldwide. Business VantagePoint, VantagePoint Accelerate and Rohde Software Gen/2 are integrated with Esko's ArtiosCAD and SpecLink software to provide seamless operation between the design, estimating, and production planning systems.

Product design created with SOLIDWORKS and packaging design created with Esko's ArtiosCAD become an integrated process, enabling packaging designers to work more precisely and faster.

The integration with Spatial's 3D software components provides Esko ArtiosCAD users the ability to import the actual 3D product into ArtiosCAD for designing the structural package or incorporating into POP displays. Design time is drastically reduced and accuracy of the structural package is insured by integrating the true 3D model into the design cycle.

Esko is a member of the SPC since 2008. The mission of the SPC is to advocate and communicate a positive, robust environmental vision for packaging and to support innovative, functional packaging materials and systems that promote economic and environmental health through supply chain collaboration.

SPGPrints is a global leading company in the textile and graphics printing market. Providing total system solutions: from screens, lacquers, inks and digital engraving to a broad range of rotary screen and digital printing systems.

Since Star-Apic, the leading European provider of geographic information systems, took over the cartography business from Esko in 2003, it has continued the development of the Mercator cartographic production software on top of the professional prepress solutions of Esko, while at the same time providing a close integration with the geospatial domain.

The partnership with the University of Wisconsin Stout enables students in the Packaging program to learn about the newest software available to packaging designers and egnineers while preparing them for real world application.

Videojet Technologies is a world leading manufacturer & supplier of high quality industrial coding and marking systems for product identification.

VTales graphics is a software manufacturer based in Lannion, France. Since 2003, VTales specializes in the development of interactive 3D simulation and visualization software. Lyncis Pack and Esko Store Visualizer are innovative 3D visualization application, created specifically to optimize packaging design and marketing. Besides solutions for the packaging industry, VTales also develops architectural and industrial simulation systems.

Xerox Europe is a provider of Esko products as part of an end to end solution for short-run folding carton packaging design, printing and finishing. The software solutions proposed by Xerox Europe and Esko are about providing, in addition to the existing Xerox workflow, packaging design and production software components integrating packaging structures and other shapes in the workflow. These software solutions are suited for packaging and other printing and finishing applications with iGen3, iGen4 and DC8000/7000/5000 digital presses and with the Stora Enso Gallop powered by Xerox. A Kongsberg i-XE10 digital finishing table can be provided for full digital, dieless finishing of printed carton and more, to complete an end-to-end digital solution.

X-Rite Pantone is the global leader in color science and technology. The Company develops, manufactures, markets and supports innovative color solutions through measurement systems, software, color standards and services.