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  • 2016

    Hamburg (Germany)  15 Apr 2016 

    Good Farm Planning to sell URW++ latin fonts from its font download site

    Hamburg (Germany), 15 April 2016: URW++, the Hamburg-based developer and designer of digital typefaces and a Global Graphics company, has announced today that its Latin fonts will be sold in Japan from Good Farm Planning’s popular font download site “Font Factory” (http://www.fontfactory.jp/) widely used by graphic designers and creative agencies.
    Cambridge, UK  23 Mar 2016 

    Harlequin will power THINK LABORATORY's new aqueous inkjet press

    A new generation of aqueous inkjet printers from THINK LABORATORY that will print onto plastic film for applications such as short-run food packaging, will be powered by the Harlequin RIP, the software engine that drives the printing industry’s highest performing digital presses.
    Cambridge, UK  02 Mar 2016 

    Major new release of the Harlequin RIP

    A major new release of the Harlequin RIP®, the software engine that drives the printing industry’s highest performing digital presses, is launched today.
    Düsseldorf, Germany  02 Mar 2016 

    New innovation helps single-pass inkjet presses

    Single-pass inkjet presses can now achieve significantly better print quality, thanks to a technology breakthrough to be unveiled by Global Graphics Software at drupa (drupa innovation parc 70B21C20). Global Graphics Software is a leading developer of software platforms for digital printing, including the Harlequin RIP®.
    Cambridge, UK  01 Mar 2016 

    2015 annual report and financial statements

    Cambridge (UK), 1 March 2016 (18.00 CET): Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) announces that it has published its annual report and financial statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2015.
    Cambridge, UK  16 Feb 2016 

    Strategic alliance with HYBRID Software

    Global Graphics and HYBRID Software have announced that they are strategically aligning themselves to provide digital press manufacturers with an “unbeatable” package of RIPs and workflow. It is expected that drupa will provide a launchpad for a combined solution.
    Cambridge, UK  25 Jan 2016 

    Strategic relationship with Roland

    Global Graphics (Euronext: GLOG) , a leading developer and provider of software platforms for digital printing, including the Harlequin RIP®, announced today the start of a strategic business relationship with Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters worldwide.
    Cambridge, UK  18 Jan 2016 

    Casio chooses Harlequin

    Global Graphics’ Harlequin Embedded RIP has been chosen by Casio Computer Co., Ltd ”Casio” to enhance their Japanese office color printer SPEEDIA GE6000 by adding native PostScript® and PDF support into its new optional unit.
  • 2015

    Cambridge, UK  01 Dec 2015 

    Cooperation with Software Imaging

    Global Graphics and Software Imaging announced today that they have signed a cooperation agreement which will allow both companies to offer a broader range of products and services to office printer manufacturers, and software companies working in the Managed Print Services market. Software Imaging provides printer driver technologies to the printer manufacturing and mobile device markets. Global Graphics is the developer of Harlequin® Page Description Language software that is embedded on silicon chips inside devices.
    Cambridge, UK  14 Oct 2015 

    Lewald & Partner joins Harlequin Partner Network

    Lewald & Partner, the Garbsen/Hanover-based developer of software to edit, exchange, manage and impose print PDFs has joined the Harlequin Partner Network, Global Graphics’ partner program that brings together the ecosystem of software developers whose products are designed to work with the Harlequin RIP.
    Cambridge, UK  12 Oct 2015 

    Q3 2015 trading update

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SE (Euronext: GLOG), a developer of software platforms for digital printing, digital document and PDF applications, provides a trading update for the third quarter and first nine months of the financial year ending 31 December 2015.
    Cambridge, UK  21 Sep 2015 

    Inkjet advances unveiled at The InkJet Conference

    How do you achieve the optimum image quality on a high-speed inkjet press? That’s the question posed by Martin Bailey, Global Graphics’ CTO, at the Inkjet Conference, Düsseldorf which opens on 7th October.
    Cambridge, UK  15 Sep 2015 

    Global Graphics acquires URW++ Design & Development GmbH

    Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) announces today that it has acquired the entire issued share capital of font manufacturer URW++ Design & Development GmbH ("URW") located in Hamburg, Germany.
    Cambridge, UK  15 Sep 2015 

    Global Graphics erwirbt URW++ Design & Development GmbH

    Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) gibt heute den Erwerb aller Gesellschaftsanteile des Schriftenherstellers URW++ Design & Development GmbH („URW“) mit Sitz in Hamburg bekannt.
    Cambridge, UK  01 Sep 2015 

    Ricoh launches eBinder, powered by Global Graphics

    Global Graphics has signed a contract with Ricoh Europe to supply gDoc technology to enable Ricoh to develop digital document solutions that support flexible, mobile access to information.
    Cambridge, UK  27 Jul 2015 

    2015 half year financial report published

    Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) announces it has published its half year report and condensed consolidated interim financial statements for the six months ended 30 June 2015. The full document is available for download from the investors section of the Company’s website at: http://www.globalgraphics.com/investors/financial-reports
    Cambridge, UK  11 Jun 2015 

    New Harlequin flexo screens give premium print quality

    A new set of hybrid screens that improve print quality significantly for flexo work are launched today by Global Graphics Software.
    Cambridge, UK  24 Apr 2015 

    Transactions in shares by persons discharging managerial responsibility ("PDMRs")

    Cambridge (UK), 24 April 2015: Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) (the "Company") announces that Graeme Huttley, a senior executive of the Company, has acquired 4,000 ordinary shares of €0.40 each ("Ordinary Shares") pursuant to a free share grant in 2011 that has now satisfied a 4 year vesting condition.
    Cambridge, UK  13 Apr 2015 

    Q1 2015 trading update

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SE (Euronext: GLOG), a developer of software platforms for digital printing, digital document and PDF applications, provides a trading update for the first quarter of the financial year ending 31 December 2015.
    Cambridge, UK  26 Mar 2015 

    Transactions in shares by persons discharging managerial responsibility ("PDMRs")

    Cambridge (UK), 26 March 2015: Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) (the "Company") announces that Jill Taylor, a senior executive of the Company, has acquired 4,000 ordinary shares of €0.40 each ("Ordinary Shares") pursuant to a free share grant in 2011 that has now satisfied a 4 year vesting condition.
    Cambridge, UK  25 Mar 2015 

    Notice of Annual General Meeting

    Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) announces details of its Annual General Meeting.
    Cambridge, UK  19 Mar 2015 

    Director's dealings

    Cambridge (UK), 19 March 2015: Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) (the "Company") announces that Gary Fry, Chief Executive Officer, has acquired 36,000 ordinary shares of €0.40 each ("Ordinary Shares") pursuant to a free share grant in 2011 that has now satisfied a 4 year vesting condition.
    Cambridge, UK  03 Mar 2015 

    2014 annual report and financial statements

    Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) announces that it has published its annual report and financial statements for the financial year ended 31 December 2014.
  • 2014

    Cambridge, UK  26 Nov 2014 

    Strategic relationship with Delphax

    Global Graphics (Euronext: GLOG) a developer of software platforms for digital printing, digital document and PDF applications, and Delphax Technologies (OTC:DLPX), a global provider of high-speed digital printing equipment, today announced a strategic relationship under which Global Graphics’ Harlequin technology will power Delphax’s next generation of products, the first of which is the elan 500 cut-sheet inkjet press capable of printing at speeds of up to 500 A4/Letter images per minute.
    Graph Expo, Chicago  29 Sep 2014 

    Harlequin powers OKI Data Americas at Graph Expo

    Global Graphics’ Harlequin RIP® has been chosen to drive four products – one of which sees its Graph Expo debut on the OKI Data Americas booth #4231
    Cambridge, UK  16 Sep 2014 

    Harlequin Partner Network launched

    Global Graphics is launching its first ever formal partner program today to bring together the ecosystem of software developers whose products are designed to work with the Harlequin RIP.
    Eede, The Netherlands  11 Sep 2014 

    Flexo screen launch enables new quality standards

    Joint development work between ThermoFlexX and Global Graphics results in hybrid screens that provide new levels of flexo print quality.
    Cambridge, UK  19 May 2014 

    Guido Van der Schueren appointed chairman

    Guido Van der Schueren has been appointed the new Chairman of the Board of Global Graphics SE (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), at the Company’s Annual General Meeting held on Friday. Global Graphics is a leading developer of software platforms used to create digital printing and digital document solutions, and the developer of the Harlequin® and Jaws® RIPs.
    Cambridge, UK  25 Mar 2014 

    Der Produktivitätsturbo fur ihre variablen Druckanwendungen

    Dieser neue Leitfaden zeigt, wie Sie „PDF/VT richtig machen“, um Ihre Produktivität zu maximieren und Ihre Abfertigungszeiten in der von Deadlines und Gewinnmaximierung geprägten Welt des variablen Datendrucks zu minimieren
    Cambridge, UK  25 Mar 2014 

    Do PDF/VT Right is launched

    New guide shows how to ‘do PDF/VT right’ to maximize productivity and minimize turnaround in the deadline- and profit-critical world of variable data print
    Cambridge, UK  25 Mar 2014 

    Dopez votre productivite en impression variable

    Un nouveau guide montre comment « bien créer les PDF/VT », pour gagner en productivité et réduire les délais, face à la pression sur le temps et les marges dans le monde de l'impression à données variables
    Cambridge, UK  04 Mar 2014 

    Major contract with office printer manufacturer

    Global Graphics SE (NYSE Euronext: GLOG) a developer of software platforms for digital printing, digital document and PDF applications, has announced today that it has signed a contract to license its Harlequin® technology to a global manufacturer of office printing devices to drive their single function, multi-function and production printers.
    Cambridge, UK  27 Feb 2014 

    Global Graphics appoints VP of Sales

    Global Graphics SE (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), a leading developer of software platforms used to create digital printing and digital document solutions, has appointed Justin Bailey as VP of sales.
  • 2013

    Pompey, France  17 Oct 2013 

    Trading update for the third quarter and the first nine months of 2013

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SE (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, provides a trading update for the third quarter and the first nine months of the financial year ending 31 December 2013.
    Labelexpo, Brussels Hall 9, stand 9H12  24 Sep 2013 

    Harlequin Digital Hub debuts at Labelexpo

    The new Harlequin Digital Hub for label printing makes its debut at Labelexpo by first-time exhibitors Global Graphics Software in Hall 9, Stand 9H12.
    Booth #958, Print 13, Chicago  08 Sep 2013 

    25 years of software innovation at Print 13

    At Print 13 Global Graphics Software, the developers of the Harlequin RIP®, are marking the 25th anniversary of this versatile print engine that continues to dominate the world’s commercial and newspaper production.
    Acton, MA  28 Aug 2013 

    Harlequin celebrates 25 years in print at Print 13

    A party to celebrate 25 years of the Harlequin RIP will take place on the Print 13 show floor on Tuesday September 10th from 4pm until 6pm.
    Acton, MA  20 Aug 2013 

    Major advances in new Harlequin RIP

    Groundbreaking new features to handle short runs and variable data
    Pompey, France  08 Aug 2013 

    Second quarter 2013 results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SE (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated results for the second quarter and the first six months of the financial year ending 31 December 2013.
    Acton, MA  24 Jul 2013 

    New release of Harlequin Host Renderer

    The new release of the Harlequin Host Renderer™, Global Graphics’ engine that drives the industry’s leading digital presses, is launched today.
    Pompey, France  26 Apr 2013 

    Results for the first quarter of 2013

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated results for the quarter ended 31 March 2013.
    Pompey, France  15 Apr 2013 

    Plan to transfer listing to NYSE Alternext

    Global Graphics SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG) announced today that it plans to transfer the listing of its shares to NYSE Alternext Brussels, and to simplify its legal structure.
    Cambridge, UK  09 Apr 2013 

    Strategic agreement with Global Inkjet Systems

    Processing speed and PDF compatibility are amongst the features that have led Global Inkjet Systems (GIS) to select Global Graphics’ Harlequin Host Renderer for their uniti™ Operating System.
    Pompey, France  13 Feb 2013 

    Full year 2012 financial results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated results for the quarter and the year ended 31 December 2012.
    Cambridge, UK  07 Feb 2013 

    Can you move RIPs to the cloud?

    Global Graphics’ Martin Bailey presents current thinking at CloudPrint 2013, part of the Hunkeler Innovation Days
  • 2012

    Pompey, France  26 Oct 2012 

    Third quarter and first nine months 2012 results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated interim results for the quarter and the nine-month period ended 30 September 2012
    Cambridge, UK  19 Sep 2012 

    Jaws RIP 3.0 launched

    Kernel interpreter used extensively in wide format , specialty printing and software applications A new release of the Jaws® RIP, launched today by Global Graphics Software, contains a host of new features for wide format, specialty printing and software applications.
    Cambridge, UK  10 Sep 2012 

    Intec bases next generation RIP on Harlequin

    The latest generation RIP that drives the Intec range of printers is launched today and is based on the Harlequin Server RIP from Global Graphics Software. The PS PRO RIP brings a host of new features to Intec users, including enhanced colour management, Harlequin Precision Screening™ and imposition.
    Pompey, France  30 Aug 2012 

    Second quarter 2012 results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated results for the quarter and the six-month period ended 30 June 2012, and reports sales of Euro 2.4 million, ahead of management’s expectations, and a nominal adjusted pre-tax loss for the second quarter of 2012.
    Cambridge, UK  31 Jul 2012 

    Harlequin RIP used for cloud Managed Print Service

    Global Graphics signs agreement with Technesis for Managed Print Services solution
    Cambridge, UK  18 Jul 2012 

    Harlequin RIP chosen to drive HP Print Module System

    The Harlequin RIP has been chosen by HP to drive the new range of HP Print Module Solutions, expanding Global Graphics’ strategic relationship with HP under which the company currently supplies the RIP technologies to drive the HP Indigo range as well as the HP inkjet web press range.
    Cambridge, UK  31 May 2012 

    Speechly Bircham rolls out electronic binder for matter review and closing bibles

    Brings back common sense to handling documents says IT director
    Cambridge, UK  22 May 2012 

    Canon EDICOLOR powered by Jaws

    Global Graphics‘ Jaws RIP and PDF technology remain at the heart of version 10 of Canon IT Solutions’ EDICOLOR page-layout application launched today.
    drupa, duesseldorf: Hall 7.0, Stand A21  03 May 2012 

    Independent speed tests confirm sheer power of Harlequin "digital"

    Independent speed tests carried out by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) on the latest release of the new generation Harlequin RIP®, show that it delivers pages far in excess of the rated speeds of the industry’s highest performing digital presses.
    Pompey, France  27 Apr 2012 

    First quarter 2012 results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing e-document and printing software, announces its consolidated results for the quarter ended 31 March 2012, and reports sales of Euro 2.0 million and a net loss of Euro 0.03 per share for the quarter, in line with management’s expectations for that period.
    Cambridge, UK  18 Apr 2012 

    "Digital" Harlequin RIP to drive TKS inkjet newspaper press

    The latest version of the “digital” Harlequin RIP®, has been chosen by Tokyo Kikai Seisakusho (TKS) of Japan to drive a new inkjet newspaper press that will be launched in the second half of 2012. The web fed JETLEADER 1500 will be used for high-speed, full-colour digital newspaper production, printing 600 x 600 dpi duplex at 150 metres per minute. Version 3 of the Harlequin Host Renderer, recently unveiled by Global Graphics ahead of drupa ( Hall 7.0 Stand A21) will be the core of the digital print workflow feeding the presses.
    Cambridge, UK  21 Mar 2012 

    Unprecedented speed of new "digital" Harlequin RIP

    The latest release of a new generation Harlequin RIP® gives unprecedented performance to drive digital presses. Version 3 of the Harlequin Host Renderer, launched today by Global Graphics Software, is now so fast that you can drive a broad span of digital presses at full engine speed, only stopping for scheduled maintenance.
    Pompey, France  08 Feb 2012 

    Fourth quarter and full year 2011 results

    GLOBAL GRAPHICS SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), experts in developing electronic document and printing software, announces consolidated financial results for the quarter and the year ended 31 December 2011.
  • 2011

    Cambridge, UK  25 Oct 2011 

    Harlequin RIP and pressSIGN make colour a breeze

    Global Graphics’ Harlequin RIP® and Bodoni Systems’ pressSIGN now work together automatically, providing easy-to-use colour calibration for the print shop with superior results that meet international colour standards.
    Cambridge, UK  05 Oct 2011 

    The Harlequin RIP and Alwan's Print Standardizer make a perfect match

    An automated print standardization solution for the press room that is affordable and easy-to-implement is now available with the Harlequin RIP® Version 9.0 following the announcement today by Global Graphics and Alwan Color Expertise that they have worked together to interconnect their systems.
    Action, MA  01 Sep 2011 

    Version 9.0 of the Harlequin RIP released

    • FograCert Contract Proofing System certified, extended color accuracy
    • Accelerated live transparency processing, PDF/VT compliant
    • Newly supported platform Windows Server 2008 R2
    • Print shops can “try before they buy” for a trial period
    Pompey, France  13 Jul 2011 

    Clare Findlay joins the board

    Global Graphics SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG) has announced that Clare Findlay was appointed a non-executive director at the shareholders’ meeting held on 16 June 2011.
    Cambridge, UK  06 Jul 2011 

    Microsoft Gold competency achieved

    Global Graphics Software, a leading developer of printing, PDF and electronic document software, today announced it has achieved a Gold Independent Software Vendor Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network, demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft Gold Competency, organizations must complete a rigorous set of tests to prove their level of technology expertise, have the right number of Microsoft Certified Professionals, submit customer references and demonstrate their commitment to customer satisfaction by participating in an annual survey.
    Cambridge, UK  21 Jun 2011 

    Strategic partnership with Corel

    Global Graphics (NYSE- Euronext: GLOG) and Corel have announced an agreement to develop and market products that leverage Global Graphics’ PDF and Page Description Language technology. Global Graphics is a leading developer of OEM software used in printing and electronic document solutions.
    Action, MA  01 Jun 2011 

    RIPping through data challenges

    Global Graphics’ chief technology officer, Martin Bailey will be speaking at the IMI’s 4th Annual Digital Printing Presses conference (June 20 – 22, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) about the challenges facing the digital print market as a result of the huge volumes of data that need to be processed because of the increasing complexity of print jobs.
    Cambridge, UK  04 Apr 2011 

    Contract win with SIS

    Global Graphics (NYSE- Euronext: GLOG) has won a contract with Showa Information Systems (SIS) of Japan, to supply the Harlequin RIP® for the SX9000 high- speed Kanji digital printer. The SX9000 printer is used for the high-volume production of bank statements, invoices and direct mail and is capable of handling vast quantities of Japanese data. Global Graphics is a leading developer of OEM software used in printing and electronic document solutions. SIS’ core business is the production of Kanji digital printers for the Japanese home market. SIS was the company that first gave computers the ability to process Japanese Kanji characters in the 1970s.
    ITEX/On Demand, Washington DC  22 Mar 2011 

    Major advance in mobile printing

    A major advance in mobile printing is being shown today by Global Graphics Software at ITEX in the MWA Intelligence/Intel booth #201. The solution provides peer-to-peer, driverless mobile printing powered by the Intel® AtomTM processor and Global Graphics printing software to print Office documents, images and PDF without the need to install printer drivers or be connected to the Internet. The proof of concept is being shown in live demonstrations to ITEX visitors and will feature in the Innovation Technology Forum to registered ITEX conference delegates.
    Cambridge, UK  11 Mar 2011 

    Global Graphics nomme un responsable marketing groupe

    Global Graphics SA (NYSE-Euronext : GLOG), groupe à l’expertise reconnue dans le développement de solutions logicielles pour l’impression numérique et la gestion de documents électroniques, annonce la nomination de Monsieur Stuart Potchinsky comme responsable marketing groupe (Chief Marketing Officer).
    Cambridge, UK  11 Mar 2011 

    Global Graphics Appoints Chief Marketing Officer

    Global Graphics SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG), a leading developer of OEM printing and edocument software, has appointed Stuart Potchinsky as chief marketing officer.
    Cambridge, UK  09 Feb 2011 

    New contract with Fuji Xerox

    Global Graphics (NYSE- Euronext: GLOG) has won a new contract from Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. to supply a white label version of its gDoc PDF creator for the DocuWorks document handling software. DocuWorks has shipped to three million users in Japan and more than 350,000 users mostly in the Asia Pacific area. Global Graphics is a leading developer of OEM and white label software used in printing and electronic document solutions. Fuji Xerox is a 75-25 joint venture between FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation and Xerox Corporation
    Cambridge, UK  02 Feb 2011 

    More horsepower for DFEs

    A new version of the Harlequin Host Renderer SDK that is used in Digital Front Ends or RIP farms to drive digital production presses at full engine speed is announced today by Global Graphics at Page 2011 in Tokyo.