Nipson SAS Secures New Financial Backing to Support Growth
BELFORT, FRANCE—Dec. 23, 2010—Nipson SAS announced that majority shareholder Loïc Dufeil, chairman of ADT, has acquired 100 percent of the existing capital of Nipson SAS and increased the capital of the company.
“This operation must enable the company to be even more reactive in providing innovation and in the consolidation of its operations, to adapt to changing markets and economic environments,” said Dufeil.
Guillaume Dumarey, president of the company DUMPRO, decided to give up his stake in the company to Dufeil in order to dedicate himself to his own industrial project.
Ghislain Segard has been confirmed as chairman of Nipson SAS, and will assume the management of sales and marketing activities as director.
“In a business with a substantial need for working capital, and to support the strong evolution of our activity, this recapitalization will allow us to support the growing range of our product portfolio in the market of monochrome and color digital printing,” stated Ségard.
This first step is expected to facilitate the entry of new institutional investors into the capital of Nipson SAS.
Nipson will be exhibiting its printing solutions at the Hunkeler innovationdays in Lucerne, Switzerland, from Feb. 14-17, 2011.
Nipson develops, produces, and markets state-of-the-art high-speed digital printing systems and related consumables. The firm’s monochrome digital presses, with their unique magnetographic printing technology and cold flash fusing, offer outstanding quality, speed, reliability, and cost benefits for variable content and on-demand print applications worldwide. Nipson customers around the globe are using the company’s proven, reliable, and flexible technology for a wide variety of applications such as statement and bill printing, check printing, direct mail, tags and label printing, security and identification printing, and on-demand printing of document and books.
Nipson, headquartered in Belfort, France has sales and service subsidiaries in France, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, Malaysia, and South Africa. In addition to relying on a strong direct sales force, Nipson also markets its products and services through a worldwide network of value added distributors, covering more than 50 countries.