EFI to Present at Upcoming Citi 2015 Global Technology Conference

FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced that Marc Olin, Chief Financial Officer of EFI, will present at the Citi 2015 Global Technology Conference being held in New York City.

The Citi Conference is to be held on September 8-10, 2015 at the Hilton New York; EFI is scheduled to present on Tuesday, September 8, at 2:00 PM ET.


EFI's Most Robust PrintSmith Vision MIS Release Features Customer-driven Innovations

FREMONT, Calif., August 4, 2015 - EFI™ (Nasdaq: EFII) has enhanced its print workflow offerings with a new update to PrintSmith™ Vision, a flexible, browser-based MIS software product for print shops - including franchises and in-plant facilities - that features powerful estimating, point-of-sale, account management, production management, receivables and sales analysis tools within a single, easy-to-use application. The software was developed with the goal of driving print shop profitability and efficiency at an affordable price point using features that extend the PrintSmith platform's longstanding presence as the leading MIS technology for small commercial businesses in the graphic arts industry.

The new version of EFI PrintSmith Vision helps users focus on winning more jobs and managing them more efficiently. New mobile views in the software give users more power to check work-in-process, view job statuses or check arriving shipments remotely. Plus, new dashboards in the software provide users with faster access to information they need. Users can view even more critical information, including information specific to the logged-in user, such as orders entered by that user and a list of pending estimates that can be opened from the dashboard and converted into orders.


Walk-Up Printing Made More Efficient and User-Friendly through Expanded Partnership with EFI and Ricoh

FREMONT, Calif., July 28, 2015 - Colleges and universities, libraries, retail print shops and other organizations can now offer state-of-the art, efficient and user-friendly walk-up printing services thanks to an expanded partnership between EFI™ (Nasdaq: EFII) and Ricoh Americas Corporation where the EFI Self-Serve M500 Copy and Print Station and EFI Self-Serve AdminCentral software are available with select Ricoh devices.

"Ricoh users rely on us to provide technologies that simplify their operations and create new possibilities with print, and offering EFI's renowned self-serve capabilities gives them valuable new revenue opportunities," said John Brophy, vice president, product marketing, Ricoh Americas Corporation.


EFI Fiery API Paves the Way to New, Custom Applications for Digital Print Management

FREMONT, Calif., July 21, 2015 - Print service providers can develop customized solutions to automate and streamline their digital print production operations using the new EFI™ (Nasdaq: EFII) Fiery® API (application programming interface). Available now, print service providers can use the Fiery API to tightly integrate their digital print operations with their existing IT framework to share data and eliminate job-prep process steps.

Print service providers with in-house or contract developers can solve their unique challenges with an API that leverages the industry-leading Fiery digital front end (DFE) platform for the creation of web and native client applications. The Fiery API includes a modern Web app framework, provides session and user management tools and robust access security.


FedEx Office Optimizes Commercial Print Production With Industry-Leading Technology

DALLAS, July 14, 2015-FedEx Office®, a world-class commercial print provider, has created a faster, cost-effective and streamlined way to deliver professional print services using EFI's industry-leading productivity software.

The EFI™ software system directs large or complex print jobs to the numerous FedEx Office Centralized Production Centers (CPCs). FedEx Office team members at the Network Fulfillment Center can now quickly view and assess the print production volume within the network, and easily direct print jobs to more than 100 color and monochrome digital presses across the country. The improved system has increased production efficiency by more than 15 percent.


EFI Extends Its Inkjet Product Line and Technology Platform With Acquisition of Matan

FREMONT, Calif., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII) has acquired privately-held Matan Digital Printers, an award-winning provider of innovative technologies for superwide-format display graphics and other industrial printing applications.

"This acquisition gives EFI an even broader range of products to help our customers capture important opportunities in superwide-format display graphics printing," said EFI CEO Guy Gecht. "Matan's strong R&D capability will further accelerate EFI's inkjet innovation, while filling a key spot in EFI's portfolio for a lower-acquisition cost line of roll-to-roll production printers focused on signage, banners, billboards and fleet graphics."


EFI Enters Digital Textile Printing With Acquisition of Reggiani Macchine

FREMONT, Calif., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI™) (Nasdaq:EFII) today established an industry-leading presence in high-growth inkjet textile printing with the strategic acquisition of Reggiani Macchine. Based in Bergamo, Italy, Reggiani is a leading technology provider with an extensive lineup of industrial inkjet printers utilizing water-based inks in printing on fabric - recently identified as the industry's most exciting growth application by a new, global survey from industry association FESPA and analyst firm InfoTrends.


EFI Launches Next-Generation of Its Industry-Leading Fiery Digital Front End Platform

FREMONT, Calif., June 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EFI™ (Nasdaq:EFII) has launched the newest platform for its industry-leading Fiery® digital front ends (DFE) for digital printing systems. The latest advancements included in the new EFI Fiery FS200 Pro extend technical leadership advantage that makes Fiery the world's most popular production DFE technology by giving users an extremely productive, intuitive platform with expanded color capability.

The DFE platform, which will be incorporated in several new digital presses from EFI partners starting in Q3, features innovative tools for higher-speed processing and expansion to CMYK+ colors. It also provides robust capabilities for shop automation and connectivity. As the industry's only CIP4-certified JDF DFE, the Fiery platform can seamlessly connect with other JDF-based devices. Plus, users can establish fully automated, bi-directional communication and integration with EFI's market-leading MIS/ERP and web-to-print products.


New EFI Fiery Print Server Drives CMYK+ Color Capabilities and Faster Processing for Xerox iGen 5

FREMONT, Calif., July 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EFI™ (Nasdaq:EFII) and Xerox® have partnered to deliver the first digital print server featuring the new Fiery® FS200 Pro digital front end (DFE) platform, which will power Xerox's new iGen® 5 Press.

Designed to drive excellent quality and productivity on the iGen 5, the Xerox EX-P 5 Print Server Powered by Fiery features EFI Fiery HyperRIP. Fiery DFEs are powered by EFI's proprietary ASIC (application specific integrated circuit) with RIPChip™ technology that can process print files significantly faster than alternative DFEs. The new server expands the performance advantage with EFI's breakthrough Fiery HyperRIP offering, which boosts processing speeds up to 55% compared to performance without HyperRIP.


New EFI Fiery Products Bring the Latest DFE Technology to Konica Minolta bizhub PRESS Engines

FREMONT, Calif., June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EFI™ (Nasdaq:EFII) and Konica Minolta Business Solutions (KMBS) U.S.A. Inc., announced the launch of three upgraded digital front ends (DFEs) for the Konica Minolta bizhub PRESS C1060, C1070, C71hc, C1085 and C1100 family of digital presses.

The new, version 2.0 EFI Fiery® IC-415, IC-308 and IC-310 DFEs give in-plant and commercial print providers exceptional color management capabilities and an expanded range of automated workflow advantages based on EFI's most advanced digital print technology, the Fiery FS150 Pro platform. Konica Minolta bizhub PRESS customers can also use the Fiery IC-308 and IC-310 DFEs to extend their workflow even further by integrating with EFI's industry-leading MIS and web-to-print products.



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