Toray names GRISO Chemie AG as its official dealer in Switzerland


Exceptional local service and support for Toray waterless customers

Prostějov/Czech Republic, March 23, 2017 – Toray Textiles Europe s.r.o. Graphics Division, a leading manufacturer of waterless offset plate technology, today reported it has changed its dealer representation in the Swiss market by appointing GRISO Chemie AG as of 1 March 2017 as its only official dealer in Switzerland. As the only official Toray dealership in the country, GRISO Chemie AG is dedicated to ensuring Toray waterless customers have access to the best technical service, advice and support.

“We are pleased to have GRISO Chemie AG as our new official dealer in Switzerland,” said Mitsunori Hayashi, General Manager Sales Department, Toray Textiles Central Europe s.r.o. - Graphics Division “GRISO Chemie AG’s excellent support will be invaluable in assisting Toray customers in delivering the most efficient waterless printing at the highest quality. We are happy to welcome GRISO Chemie AG to the Toray family.”

The top priority for GRISO Chemie AG is to provide comprehensive customer support ranging from materials to hardware, software, service and training. Its mission is to help customers implement new technologies for comprehensive printing solutions based on the latest developments.

GRISO Chemie AG will act as the only official dealer in Switzerland, distributing Toray’s waterless plates, chemicals and processing equipment, a product portfolio that is ideally suited to the production of a wide array of applications ranging from packaging, laminated plastic cards and labels to security printing and printing on plastic substrates.

Nicolas Widmer, GRISO Chemie AG’s President, says, "The opportunity to work with Toray enables us to offer the best possible technical service, advice and support for waterless customers. We will also be assisting Toray with better monitoring of the needs of the Swiss market to assist in future product development."

Contact details:

Lettenstrasse 1
CH- 6343 Rotkreuz


Tel.: +41 (0) 41 799 72 30

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About Toray

Toray Industries Inc., the leading manufacturer of waterless printing plates worldwide, was founded in 1926 and has a global presence with factories and sales offices in Asia, Europe and North America. The main businesses of Toray are synthetic fibers, carbon fibers, plastics, films and chemicals. Many of the products are developed from its proprietary polymer technology base and are commonly used by the electronics, packaging, textile, automotive and aviation industries. Recent annual sales approached € 10 billion.

Toray Textiles Central Europe (TTCE), Graphics Division, is based in the Czech Republic and features a state-of-the-art manufacturing line for waterless printing plates. Located in Prostějov, in the heart of Europe, the facility consolidates all business operations, including sales, customer service, marketing, production and R&D, for faster, more efficient support of Toray’s independent network of dealers and distributors in the European market.

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