Quad/Tech, of the USA, has purchased PressTech Controls, based in Hemel Hempstead, UK. Both companies are known worldwide for their register controls systems.

“The synergy between the two companies’ product lines, international sales and service networks, and global reach will strengthen our presence throughout the world,” says Quad/Tech president Karl Fritchen. “We look forward to offering a greater range of solutions to printers and to being more involved in the packaging and gravure markets.”

PressTech has sales and service operations in France, Germany, Italy, India, Singapore and the USA, plus technical support offices in 24 other countries. Quad/Tech has sales and service operations in China, Europe, Japan and Singapore and a worldwide network of agents.

More information from Carol MacKenzie, Quad/Tech – TEL: +1 414 566 7500. EMAIL: carol.mackenzie@qtiworld.com WEBSITE: www.qtiworld.com