Sun Chemical acquires Transitions Digital Graphics
By Canadian Packaging staffGeneral DIC Group Sun Chemical Corporation Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A. Transitions Digital Graphics LLC
Acquisition expected to strengthen Sun Chemical’s electronic packaging interests.
PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical has acquired the assets and business of Transitions Digital Graphics, LLC.
Based in Santa Barbara, Calif., Transitions Digital Graphics is a leader in the development of changeable advertising signage and displays which utilize invisible ink.
“Transitions Digital Graphics is a technology company with a compelling advertising display solution that brings an interactive visual experience for consumers,” says Sun Chemicals Advanced Materials president Mehran Yazdani. “This acquisition will strengthen our strategic initiative in electronic packaging by providing exciting new solutions in point of sale advertising. It also supports our strategy of continued expansion into sustainable high growth, high value markets.”
Customers will benefit from the synergies that will come by combining the complementary portfolio of products from Transitions Digital Graphics with Sun Chemical and DIC Corporation’s full range of global technologies and resources.
“Joining Sun Chemical will accelerate our growth and entry into the global market with Sun Chemical’s strategic CPG and converter partners,” says Transitions Digital Graphics chief technology officer Erick Couch. “We are excited to become part of an organization which encompasses values that we also emphasize, including quality, service and innovation.”
About Sun Chemical
Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than US$7.5 billion and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the world.
Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S. For more information, visit www.sunchemical.com.
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