Agfa and The Mosaica Group to form new strategic alignment

agfamosaicagroup-inEffective July 1, 2016, Agfa Graphics will assume direct responsibility for the sale, distribution and support of Agfa plates and chemistries to USA-based The Mosaica Group’s client base. The Mosaica Group will continue to provide to its clients, pressroom, proofing and wide-format solutions in addition to its colour services. The Mosaica Group will also continue to represent Agfa’s portfolio of products after June 30, ensuring an uninterrupted supply of Agfa-branded products. The Mosaica Group provides technologies, consumables and services for clients with its expanding Achieva line of wide-format media products.

Gunther Mertens.
Gunther Mertens.

“The Mosaica Group has been a long-time, trusted distributor of Agfa products and we look forward to a smooth transition,” said Gunther Mertens, Agfa Graphics’ Regional President for North America. “This new arrangement reflects Agfa Graphics’ ongoing commitment to provide our customers with the highest level of service and support and confirms our leadership position in the offset market.”

Randy Peters, President of The Mosaica Group added: “We’re extremely excited with the new arrangement with Agfa Graphics, and the opportunities it will allow us to share with our customers. Not only do we have one of the leading players in the graphic communications market as our partner, but also, we’re able to continue to offer the most diverse product portfolio of any distributor in the North American print market.”

Agfa Graphics Canada is located in Mississauga, Ontario.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.