Screen has appointed Ipex Machinery as a reseller for Screen’s Truepress Jet 520 continuous inkjet presses, its SX B2 digital sheet-fed press and range of wide-format UV printers in Southern Africa and Mauritius.

Ipex, with offices in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town, is an established supplier to the commercial print sector offering sales, training and support services throughout Southern Africa. The partnership with Screen marks the company’s entry into the digital printing market and gives it a complete portfolio of versatile inkjet products to meet a broad spectrum of applications and customer requirements.

Stephen Wood, Director, Ipex Machinery said, ‘Screen is world-renowned and respected for the quality of its printing solutions. This partnership opens up new avenues for both Ipex and our customers. We are excited about the potential that Screen’s award-winning print engines offer to both new and existing customers. The Screen Truepress Jet 520 continuous web press is the perfect solution for magazine, book and variable data direct mail printing, an application that has just started to grow in the region, making Ipex ideally placed to capitalise on the opportunity. Similarly, digital wide format printing offers tremendous scope and the Truepress Jet SX B2 sheet-fed press opens up new exciting personalised gifting opportunities.’

Mark Sherman, Area Director, Screen Europe said, ‘Screen welcomes Ipex Machinery to our network of specialist resellers. The company’s expertise, facilities and dedication to the delivery of outstanding customer service makes them an ideal channel partner to help strengthen Screen’s presence within the lucrative Southern African markets.’