March 2017 - Zeutschel and PhaseOne sign-off co-operation agreement

Zeutschel at the CeBIT 2017 – Hall 3 / F17

It consists of a camera system with a digital back of PhaseOne, interchangeable lenses, a special LED lighting as well as a variety of copyboard systems. It is designed for the digitization of various film formats, slides, glass negatives, stamps and coins, as well as books and large format documents. In addition, the cooperation agreement concludes that PhaseOne will take over the exclusive distribution of the new digitization system in North America.

"The Zeutschel ScanStudio shows, what happens, when two world market leaders - Zeutschel with book scanners and PhaseOne with medium format digital cameras – merge their skills and expertise," says Jörg Vogler, Managing Director of Zeutschel GmbH.

And Peter Nielsen, Market Manager, ‘Cultural Heritage Market' from PhaseOne explains: "We are pleased to have found a partner, which shares the same high demands on quality and flexibility in the' Cultural Heritage 'market. Together, we have achieved a milestone in repro solutions in the shortest possible development time. We are all proud of that ".

Zeutschel has been focusing on books and other valuable bound documents for solutions to preserve the cultural heritage. Through the cooperation with PhaseOne, the company is now able to expand its digitization solutions and open up new markets.

And the two companies are also working together for distribution. With its sales network, PhaseOne exclusively sells the system in the important North American market in which the company has been successfully active for a long time.

Zeutschel markets the system in its main region DACH (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), in the strong growing market of Asia, as well as in its sales territories in Europe, the Middle East, South America and Africa. The company can rely on an experienced and successful network of international partners.

About Zeutschel:
With its scanning and microfilm systems, Zeutschel GmbH has played a key role for more than 55 years in the digitization and digital preservation of valuable documents, both in librarianship and archive management as well as in industrial companies and public administration. The company is the global market leader in book scanners. Now, zeta, Zeutschel's multiple award-winning overhead scanner, brings all the advantages of "scanning from above" into the modern office. It has never been so easy, efficient and eco-friendly to digitize pages from contracts, files or balance sheets. The range of software products and accompanying services is extensive and supports libraries and archives in building up digital collections in the Internet and in the realization of digital services. The company founded in 1961, employs 65 members of staff and its products and services are represented in more than 100 countries. All Zeutschel products are "Made in Germany": The complete manufacture and entire research and development activities take place at the company's headquarters in Tübingen-Hirschau.

About PhaseOne:
Established in the early 1990s, Phase One A/S is the world-leading provider of medium format digital photography systems and imaging solutions for professional photographers and industrial applications. Phase One’s engineering and design expertise has produced imaging breakthroughs from high- resolution camera systems to advanced software for better photographic workflows and raw file editing. Phase One’s industrial division focuses on imaging accuracy for industrial applications ranging from aerial image acquisition to cultural heritage preservation – from mapping the globe, to protecting priceless works of art and documents. Based in Copenhagen Denmark and embracing the high demand of Scandinavian design excellence, Phase One is dedicated to delivering the best image quality and user experience. With offices in New York, London, Tokyo, Cologne, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tel Aviv, and with its expert teams of global partners, Phase One is committed to serving and supporting its customers worldwide.

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