EFI, Kornit Announce Printing Partnership
Electronics for Imaging Inc. (EFI), Foster City, Calif., and Kornit Digital Ltd., Israel, have
formed a partnership whereby EFI a provider of color digital print servers, super-wide-format
printers and inks, and print management solutions will invest $3.5 million in Kornit a developer
and marketer of high-end industrial ink-jet printers and inks primarily for the finished garment
and apparel printing markets.
"This alliance aims to further Kornits growth and accelerate the printed textile industry's transformation from analog to digital technologies," said Guy Gecht, CEO, EFI.
"We've been seeking a partner that is a proven technology leader with a global reputation," said Ofer Ben-Zur, CEO, Kornit. "With EFIs support and strategic investment, well be able to extend our lead as the only digital industrial solution within the direct-to-garment market. EFI can offer us many sales and marketing opportunities by exposing us to their large customer base."