About us

Agfa Graphics is a leading supplier to the printing industry, offering innovative and integrated solutions:

Our Offering

  • Commercial, newspaper and packaging printers around the globe count on us for the most extensive range of integrated prepress solutions, from computer-to- plate systems with matching plates over color management and workflow optimization software (either in the cloud or on-site) to anti-counterfeiting security design software. We are committed to sustainable innovation that offers our customers benefits in terms of ecology, economy, and extra convenience—or ECO³.
  • We supply sign & display printing companies with a range of highly productive and versatile wide-format inkjet printers and dedicated inks, in addition to software that optimizes the workflow and warrants color consistency across the board. This workflow software integrates with a web-to-print solution that helps users expand their activities and explore new markets, as well as a software package that facilitates data sharing. Last not least, we offer a series of cutting machines and dedicated inkjet media.
  • Agfa Graphics develops high-performance inkjet inks & fluids for various industrial inkjet printing systems and applications, enabling industrial manufacturers to integrate print into their existing production processes

Company Structure

The main policy-making body of Agfa Graphics is the Graphics Management Committee. It consists of the President and the Vice-Presidents of the different departments/regions.

With regard to its sales activities, Agfa Graphics is organized according to the regions: Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific and the Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, Africa…), with over forty local subsidiaries. In countries where Agfa Graphics does not have its own sales organization, the market is served by a network of agents and representatives. In China, Agfa Graphics and the Gao Deng Group set up the Agfa Graphics Asia joint-venture to combine their activities in Greater China and the ASEAN region.

Agfa Graphics has state-of-the-art printing plate manufacturing sites over the entire world, close to its customers. In addition, we have a number of sites responsible for the R&D and manufacturing of wide-format printers, as well as several dedicated sites for software development.

Quick Facts & Figures about Agfa Graphics

  • More than 150 years of imaging expertise
  • Agfa's largest business unit with approximately 3,600 talented employees
  • Worldwide presence:
    • Sales organizations in over forty countries and representations in more than hundred countries
    • Research centers in Belgium, the USA and Canada, Israel and Russia
    • Dedicated manufacturing facilities on four continents
    • State-of-the-art demo centers with extensive benchmarking services
  • Leading prepress solutions provider:
    • One third of all digital printing plates in the world is an Agfa Graphics plate.
    • Over 8,000 printers use our prepress workflow software. We are the co-founder of the PDF/JDF industry standard.
    • One in two newspapers in the world is produced with our technology.
    • We are the no. 1 provider of graphic film in the world.
    • The majority of the world’s value papers is designed with our security software.
  • Among the top three providers of UV inkjet technology:
    • One out of six UV wide-format prints is printed with our extremely vivid inks.
    • With an installed base of over 3,000 sign and display systems, we serve every segment of the UV wide-format market worldwide.
    • Agfa inks have the widest color gamut with the lowest ink consumption on the market, and they deliver perfect batch-to-batch consistency.
  • One of the most comprehensive support organizations in the industry, with an unmatched range of total system expertise–on site and remote

Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision & Mission

Despite the technology changes that we are confronted with, the Power of Print remains unequalled. Print is here to stay and will have even more applications in the future.

Manufacturing Sites

Manufacturing Sites

Agfa Graphics has state-of-the-art printing plate and wide-format printing engines manufacturing sites over the entire world, close to its customers.

History

History

On the 28th of May 1868, Lieven Gevaert is born. He will build the Gevaert Company from scratch to a company of world fame.

Sustainability

Sustainability

Better products and better practices for a more sustainable printing industry and a better world.

Greenworks

Greenworks

"GreenWorks™, an Agfa Graphics initiative, accredits customers in the graphic communications industry in North America, who achieve greener outcomes through technology, products, services and practices."

Ceci n’est pas un calendrier

Ceci n’est pas un calendrier

True to tradition, we created a state-of-the-art printed calendar for 2017. The calendar stands out through it unique combination of contemporary art and graphic design, supreme print quality and vivid enhancement techniques.

Jobs at Agfa Graphics

Jobs at Agfa Graphics

Do you want to enrich your professional life and to use your creativity and experience for new challenges in a growing company with clear ambitions?

Internships

Internships

Through its Discovery program Agfa Graphics welcomes young talents from Europe and the world interested in an international internship.

Articles about Agfa Graphics

  • Packaging company Ardagh – “Agfa Graphics’ CtP system helps us stay profitable”
    09 October 2017

    Packaging company Ardagh – “Agfa Graphics’ CtP system helps us stay profitable”

    Ardagh (formerly Impress) is one of the biggest metal packaging companies in the world with 56 plants in 21 countries. The prepress department greatly appreciates the reliability and ease-of-use of Agfa Graphics’ Avalon platesetter en Energy Elite Pro plates.

  • Continuga
    02 December 2014

    Continuga

    Continuga was set up as an administrative printing company in 1948. Today Continuga is both a publisher and a sheet and rotation offset printer that is ...

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