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Anderson & Vreeland now offers Packz

January 24, 2014

 With its appointment as a distributor of Hybrid Software prepress products throughout North America, Anderson & Vreeland now offers Packz, the application that the company says makes high-quality editing of packaging and labels accessible to small, medium and high-volume flexographers. 

“Hybrid Software is a well-respected software provider that complements our innovative lineup of best-in-class solutions,” says Lee Zerfass, digital business manager for Anderson & Vreeland. “Packz and Hybrid’s suite of products allow for scalable solutions from MIS to prepress with an array of software tools specific to the label and packaging markets.”

Packz provides a wide range of tools to simplify and improve packaging and label workflows with the aim of enabling “supreme productivity.” 

Packz lets professionals control every aspect, from design import and layout to output, the company says. Packz incorporates a complete set of prepress, editing and quality assurance features such as trapping, separation handling, bar code creation and recognition, dynamic creation of marks and information panels and object-based screening.”

Mike Rotterborn, president and CEO of Hybrid Software, Inc., says, “A&V’s strong sales and service organization in the United States and Canada, combined with its innovative product offering, are certain to enhance our market presence. Packz represents a tremendous opportunity for both our companies, enabling flexographers to incorporate and combine native PDF functionality in a way that results in productivity that is second to none.”