SOURCE: GretagMacbeth

July 21, 2005 21:00 ET

GretagMacbeth Opens New Office to Serve the CIS Region

NEW WINDSOR, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 21, 2005 -- GretagMacbeth today announced the opening of a new office in Moscow, Russia. The announcement was made by Thomas J. Vacchiano, CEO. The new office will serve the growing color control needs of existing GretagMacbeth customers and emerging business opportunities within the Commonwealth of Independent States. The office opened in March; however, the official grand opening celebration took place June 22, 2005.

"Our color technology continues to lead the market in this region, and the local office provides added opportunities to serve our growing customer base," says Vacchiano.

GretagMacbeth is the first color technology provider to support the CIS region with a local office. In addition to several Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 multinational customers, the company has an exclusive laboratory at the Moscow State University of Printing Industry as well as representation at the Design and Textile Institute in St. Petersburg. The office, under the business leadership of Peter Simmen, will include sales, service and application support. It is located in the InterPartner Business center; 5, Aviatsionny Per., Moscow and can be reached at +7 (095) 502-92-65.

For additional information in the United States and Canada, please call 845-565-7660; in Europe, please call +41 1 842 24 00 or visit our websites at or

About GretagMacbeth

GretagMacbeth is a leading innovator of enterprise color management technologies for graphic arts and digital imaging, paints, plastics, apparel, textiles and automotive, among other industries. The company, part of Amazys Holding AG headquartered in Regensdorf, Switzerland, maintains offices in the Americas, Europe and Asia. For additional information, visit the GretagMacbeth Web site at

NOTE: Color i and NetProfiler are trademarks of GretagMacbeth, LLC.

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