BANGALORE, INDIA: EFI, a leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced its significant expansion plans in the India region.
The company recently expanded its research and development operations by moving into a 90,000 sq.ft. centre. The $2.5 million investment in its facility reaffirms EFI’s commitment and confidence in its India operations and market.
The centre’s expanded capacity will allow EFI to accommodate considerable growth and expansion over the coming years. As a result of the expansion, EFI expects to hire additional research and development engineers in the near future. EFI’s India team is diversified across all the technologies and verticals of the company and is directly aligned to EFI’s operations in the US. The new location is the largest facility outside of the corporate headquarters in Foster City, California.
"We are very pleased to expand EFI’s presence in India," said Guy Gecht, CEO of EFI. “This expansion will provide us with a greater base of professional talent to ensure that we not only meet, but exceed the diverse needs of the global markets. All our products and functional areas are represented under one roof in the new Bangalore site, giving us a unique opportunity to build the best industry integration into our product portfolio.”
“There is a surge in global demand for best-in-class products and award winning technologies in the printing industry," said Rajeev Warrier, vice president, Research and Development of EFI India. “Businesses are expanding their operations by adopting and implementing new technologies, such as our cloud-based PrintMe software, to stay ahead in the market. Our customers are looking to provide innovative offerings and lower cost services to their client base. EFI India is playing a large role in developing state-of-the-art technology for the global market.”