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WoodWings Smart Connection Enterprise Now in SpanishEpyx S.A. will handle WoodWing distribution in Central and South America (March 21, 2005)
WoodWing Softwares industry-leading Smart Connection Enterprise (SCE) editorial solution is now available in a Spanish-language version for customers in North and South America. WoodWing officials made the announcement on the eve of the NEXPO Exposition in Dallas, Texas, on March 19-22, and the Spanish version of SCE will be available at the event.
Smart Connection Enterprise is the industrys most powerful editorial plug-in for Adobe InCopy and InDesign. Spanish-language newspapers and magazines have been among the earliest and most faithful customers of WoodWing, and with the introduction of this latest version of SCE, theyll now be able to take full advantage of its many powerful features.
?We have a number of Spanish-language customers in the region, and theyve always loved the reliability, versatility and efficiency of WoodWings products, said Brian Kruger, CEO of WoodWing USA. ?The release of the Spanish-language version of Smart Connection Enterprise now guarantees that theyll be able to take full advantage of its open-source database functionality and all its other powerful features.
Coinciding with this news, WoodWing officials also announced that Epyx S.A. ? a leading technology distributor based in Monterrey, Mexico ? would be the companys distributor for Spanish-speaking nations in Central and South America. Epyx officials said theyre excited to be handling WoodWings line of products ? especially Smart Connection Enterprise.
?The customers in our region are excited by this new opportunity, and so are we, said Roberto Madero, CEO of Epyx. ?Smart Connection Enterprise is a perfect match for the engineering and business requirements in Latin America. Based on Internet standards, it is an effective platform for multi-format publishing and it fits perfectly with the performance and economic requirements in the region. It meets the requirements of all major segments ? including book and magazine publishers, as well as the newspaper industry.
WoodWings team is equally as excited about the partnership. ?We selected Epyx because they have experience with installations in more than 100 newspapers and magazines in the region, said Erik Schut, President of WoodWing. ?They were the very first team to install an InDesign and InCopy workflow anywhere in the world and they have continued since then as leaders in the new technology paradigm. We are delighted that the Epyx team has joined our worldwide network.
About WoodWing Software
Since 1997, WoodWing Software engineers have worked with the Adobe InDesign engineering team to develop plug-ins and development services for Adobe InDesign and InCopy. Through a combination of publishing industry experience and a deep knowledge of the Adobe InDesign/InCopy architecture, WoodWing Software offers solutions, productivity tools and plug-ins that make publishing with these programs faster, easier and much more effective.
Its products include Smart Catalog, Smart Layout, Smart Styles and the acclaimed Smart Connection family of editorial solutions ? Smart Connection Light, Smart Connection Pro and Smart Connection Enterprise. WoodWing is based in Zaandam, The Netherlands, with U.S. operations headquartered in Detroit.
For more information visit www.woodwing.com.
About Epyx, S.A.
The Epyx team has its headquarters in Monterrey, Mexico. It sells products directly as well as through a group of resellers in Argentina, Chile, Peru and Mexcio City. For more information, contact Emanuel Infante, Product Manager, by telephone at + 81 80 20 20 41 in Mexico, or by e-mail at Einfate@epyx.com.mx.
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