Highcon Systems announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with Grafix Digital SA to bring its digital cutting and creasing solutions to the folding carton and corrugated packaging and display markets in Colombia and Ecuador.
Grafix Digital SA, located in Bogota, Colombia, is a full-service distributor with over 20 years of experience representing leading vendors in Colombia and Ecuador packaging and graphic arts industries. The company will be offering the entire portfolio of the company, including the Highcon Beam 2C ‘non-stop’ configuration, the Euclid 5C for corrugated packaging/PoS, Beam 2, Euclid 5, and Euclid 5S for folding cartons, all of which are already installed and operational at many sites around the world.
Highcon to help companies in becoming agile and productive
Highcon general manager and vice president sales, Americas, Mike Ciaramella, said, “Highcon continues to grow its network of resellers in Latin America to help companies adapt processes to become much more agile and productive. Colombia and Ecuador are part of our global expansion plans, and we are excited to be entering these new markets with a company with the reach and proven performance of Grafix. Grafix understands the challenging needs of the folding carton and corrugated industries and has good coverage and credibility in the market.”
Grafix Digital general manager Juan José Lozano said, “Partnering with Highcon enhances our extensive range of end-to-end digital solutions and opens up huge opportunities for businesses to replace their analog die-making and slow set-up process with digital manufacturing processes. This will help them keep up with changing requirements for short runs and faster turnarounds and produce a wide range of applications in-house.”