Global Vision, Contex Launch Quality Assurance Initiative to Help Pharmaceuticals and Others Avoid Costly Print Errors in Packaging and Labeling

Onsite Demonstrations to Highlight the Importance of Digitally Inspecting Manufacturers’ Printed Materials Using Global Vision’s Scan Proof Featuring Contex Wide Format Scanners
Montreal, CANADA and Rockville, MD – June 30, 2015 – Global Vision, the world leader in the development of innovative proofreading technologies, and Contex Americas, today announce a new initiative to help manufacturers and their print partners avoid costly mistakes due to print-related errors. For a limited time, interested parties have an exclusive opportunity to receive onsite demonstrations of Global Vision’s ScanProof software featuring Contex’s award-winning wide format scanners. Manufacturers and their print partners will see how the combined proofing solution easily detects the most subtle deviations — such as broken text, missing or added elements, color differences and more — between the PDF proof and printed sample. To arrange a demonstration or for more information about the quality assurance solution, please visit www.globalvisioninc.com/contex or www.contex.com/globalvision.

Global Vision integrates Contex wide format scanners into its proofing solution because of the exceptional accuracy and scanning precision. Contex scanners go through Global Vision’s stringent quality control measures, and are proven to be the most accurate scanners in the market for print inspection. The combined strengths of the Global Vision and Contex technologies provides customers with the best-in-class solution for print inspection.

“Interest in automated proofreading is growing rapidly among today’s manufacturers who must meet strict regulatory compliance. ScanProof with Contex wide format scanners make it possible to achieve compliance with ease,” comments Reuben Malz, President and Founder of Global Vision Inc. “We choose to integrate Contex scanners with our software because of the precision that the scanners deliver time and time again. We are excited to offer the value and benefits of this combined quality assurance solution to manufacturers worldwide.”

“As world leaders in our respective markets, the combination of Contex and Global Vision’s technologies gives users the ultimate solution for proofing and print inspection analysis. It’s a must for those in pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and cosmetics industries where the slightest printing mistake could be costly,” comments Steve Blanken, General Manager, Contex Americas. “Now is a great time for interested parties to see the solution in action, directly in their own production facilities.”

ScanProof seamlessly integrates with Contex wide format scanners, including the HD Ultra 36- and 42-inch scanners, as well as the HD 54-inch scanner, and HD iFLEX flatbed scanner. The innovative print inspection solution provides quick detection of a multitude of potential printing errors in packaging proofs, labels, cartons, nested press sheets, CAD drawings and artwork. Due to its exceptional speed and accuracy, the solution has become a must for users in various industries that recognize the financial and reputational downside of potential product recalls and print reruns.

For more information about the qualtiy assurance solution, please visit www.globalvisioninc.com/contex or www.contex.com/globalvision.

About Contex

As the world’s largest developer and producer of large format imaging solutions, Contex leads the market with innovative technology and advanced scan and copy software applications. Over the years, Contex scanners have received numerous awards from leading trade publications and analyst firms including Cadalyst and Wide Format Imaging. Sold worldwide in more than 90 countries, Contex solutions are recognized in a wide range of industries for reliability, value, high performance and superb image quality.For more information, please visit www.contex.com.

About Global Vision

Global Vision is the world leader in the design and delivery of Innovative Proofreading Technologies. Our solutions are widely interoperable and have been integrated into the packaging workflows of leading consumer packaged goods companies, printing firms and over 72% of the major pharmaceutical industry worldwide.

Global Vision’s complete suite of advanced solutions featuring text-based, pixel-based, barcode and Braille inspection technologies, are designed to eliminate printed artwork and copy related errors, providing end-to-end security at every stage of the packaging workflow. All our proofreading solutions meet FDA 21 CFR Part 11 / EMA Annex 11 requirements.

Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Global Vision has worldwide representation. For more information, please visit www.GlobalVisionInc.com.