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May 25, 2010
New Partnership Allows Agfa Graphics to Extend its Presence in Canada
Nustream Graphic to distribute Agfa's Industry-leading solutions in new emerging Canadian markets

Press Release - For Immediate Release   Toronto, Canada - May 24, 2010 - Agfa Graphics announced today that Nustream Graphic, a leading full-service dealer, has inked a deal to distribute Agfa's industry-leading prepress solutions.  Nustream Graphic is a diverse company that is comprised of knowledgeable industry professionals with hands-on technical and sales experience.
 
According to Guy Potvin, Executive Vice-President at Nustream Graphic, "We are very excited about working with Agfa. Today, cost-effective solutions that help printers reduce waste and improve efficiency while protecting margins are in high demand. Agfa's  portfolio of products has been well-received in the industry and increasingly in Canada because they meet these requirements."
 
Nustream has hand-picked industry vets Jonathan Rogers to manage Ontario-based accounts and Steve Daigle for Quebec-based accounts.
 
"Nustream's sales approach is exemplary. While distributing advanced technologies is a sweet spot, their main focus is helping small- to mid-sized printers identify the solutions that best fit their business environment. Ultimately, we believe this new partnership allows Agfa to expand our reach as we work to help more printers address their business challenges in this competitive market," said Ruben Silva, managing director, Agfa Inc.
 
About Agfa
The Agfa-Gevaert Group is one of the world's leading companies in imaging and information technology. Agfa develops, manufactures and markets analog and digital systems for the printing industry (Agfa Graphics), for the healthcare sector (Agfa HealthCare), and for specific industrial applications (Agfa Materials). Agfa is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium. The company is present in 40 countries and has agents in another 100 countries around the globe. The Agfa-Gevaert Group achieved a turnover of 2,755 million Euros in 2009.

About Agfa Graphics
Agfa Graphics offers a full range of industrial inkjet production systems and integrated pre-print solutions for the printing industry. These solutions include consumables, hardware, software, and services for production workflow, design and color management. The Company's CtP, CtF and digital proofing systems have positioned it as worldwide leader in the commercial printing and packaging industries as well as newspaper publishing markets.
 
Agfa Graphics is rapidly expanding its range of products and solutions in the growing digital inkjet market. Its experience in both image technology and emulsions has provided the knowledge necessary to make high-quality systems for UV-curable inks. Partnerships with industry leaders in development and manufacturing have expanded the scope of its technology and permitted the company to develop comprehensive digital solutions for printing posters, banners, signs, displays, labels and packaging materials.
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