Press / Media

HUDDLE UP

HYBRID Software invited flexo and digital packaging and label printers to St George´s Park, the FA´s National Football Centre, to its HYBRID Huddle learn how its software can improve their pre-press set up. Read more

 

GHENT WORKGROUP IS PLEASED TO WELCOME NEW MEMBER HYBRID SOFTWARE

GHENT, BELGIUM – 18 April 2017 – The Ghent Workgroup represents the print and publishing community, including industry, vendors, associations and educational members. HYBRID Software is now joining as a vendor member and thereby commits to fully supporting and incorporating the Ghent Workgroup Specifications into their solution offering. Read more

 

HUDDLING WITH HYBRID

HYBRID Software has established an annual user meeting in the UK, dubbed the HYBRID Huddle. Together with partners Arden Software, Cerm, Creative Edge, Fujifilm, GMG Color, ThermoFlexX and Zünd, the company met with users at the Hilton, St George's Park, near Burton Upon Trent, on 15 March, where it presented the PACKZ and CLOUDFLOW software offering for packaging. Read more

 

GLOBAL GRAPHICS EXTENDS AGREEMENT WITH HYBRID SOFTWARE

Cambridge, UK, 6th April, 2017: Global Graphics has extended its existing agreement with HYBRID Software, the developers of productivity tools for the graphic arts industry, to make the entire HYBRID product range available to printer manufacturers and end users in the Asia Pacific market. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE LAUNCHES STATE-OF-THE-ART PACKZ WEBSITE

2/3/2017 - People could expect a rather special website when it has been created by one of the industry’s leading software companies and this is exactly what HYBRID Software has achieved with the launch of its new PACKZ website.
“This has been a really exciting project to oversee,” says Christopher Graf, managing director of HYBRID Software GmbH. “Being at the forefront in the development of software for the graphic arts market we wanted to build a site that provides a level of varied information which is accessible in an easy-to-use way that is not often encountered. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE WINS ITS LARGEST EVER ORDER

13/12/2016 - In one of the industry’s biggest software sales ever, HYBRID Software, which is already the fastest growing software company in the graphic arts sector, has won its largest order since its formation. This has been placed by Shanxi Yuncheng Plate Making Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of gravure cylinders, employing around 10,000 people at 75 productions sites, many of which are in China. Read more

 

GERMAN CARTON PRINTER INSTALLS 100TH CLOUDFLOW

06/12/2016 - HYBRID Software has announced yet another milestone with the installation of the 100th CLOUDFLOW package, which has now streamlined production at Bromberger Packungen, a family-owned carton printer in Donaueschingen, Germany. The company has used CLOUDFLOW to automate the handling of production jobs and create an efficient link to its existing order system, improving performance and flexibility while allowing the modernisation of the prepress environment. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES SALE OF 500th SEAT OF PACKZ

HYBRID Software, the fastest growing software company in the graphic arts sector, is excited to announce the purchase of the 500th  seat of its PACKZ™ native PDF editor by Fusion Flexo LLC, a prepress and platemaking tradeshop located in Plainwell, Michigan, USA. PACKZ was a key component of a full prepress system purchased by Fusion Flexo at the recent Labelexpo trade show in Chicago, Illinois. As a key supplier to Fusion Flexo and a nationwide reseller of HYBRID Software, Anderson & Vreeland played a key role in identifying the need for Fusion Flexo to upgrade their software and matching them up with HYBRID Software. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE INVITES VISITORS TO RUN LIVE JOBS AT DRUPA 2016

Hall 7A/F41
HYBRID Software is proving the complete confidence it has in its products by inviting drupa2016 visitors to bring live production jobs to its stand to be run on its software solutions, including PACKZ, CLOUDFLOW and PRINTPLANNER. The stand will incorporate a private conference area, known as the ‘Workbench’, which will provide a secure environment with total confidentiality. Read more

 

GLOBAL GRAPHICS UNVEILS INKJET FUNDAMENTALS AT DRUPA

DRUPA STAND 70B21\C20
• New service for inkjet label and packaging presses accelerates time to market
• Overcomes technical challenges such as chaining and clustering, obtaining crisp bar codes and inkjet head calibration
• Sees the start of closer collaboration with HYBRID Software

Cambridge, UK, 19 May, 2016: A new software and engineering services package for inkjet press manufacturers that will help them get to market quicker by overcoming the technical hurdles involved in developing a new press, will be unveiled at drupa by Global Graphics Software. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE AND CERM CREATE NEW PARTNERSHIP

A new partnership between HYBRID Software and CERM has resulted in significant opportunities for printers to improve efficiency and profitability by interfacing HYBRID’s innovative productivity tools with CERM’s MIS products. Both companies focus on the label market, with Cerm selling almost exclusively to the traditional and digital narrow web sector. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE PROVIDES MISSING LINK BETWEEN PACKAGE DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

Hall 7A/F41
HYBRID Software, now the fastest growing software company in the graphic arts sector, has announced one of the most exciting new software products to be launched at drupa2016, following the development of PACKZ RoundTrip™. PACKZ is HYBRID’s native PDF editing software, compatible with PDFs created in any application or with Adobe Illustrator files which are saved with PDF compatibility. PACKZ has been widely accepted in the packaging industry, with more than 400 licenses sold during the first two years after its introduction. Read more

 

TALKING ABOUT PRINT ONLINE WITH BERND ZIPPER - BEYONDPRINT
PACKAGING TOOLS IN THE CLOUD: WHAT BENEFITS DOES CLOUDFLOW PROVIDE?
14. April 2016
I have been monitoring Hybrid Software for a long time. The company is now enabling packaging providers to make use of its cloud services. A conversation with Christopher Graf, the CEO of Hybrid Software in Germany. Read more

 

GMG AND HYBRID SOFTWARE ON COURSE TO INTEGRATE GMG OPENCOLOR AND PACKZ PREPRESS SOFTWARE FOR LABELS AND PACKAGING

PACKZ users will be able to benefit from the most accurate profiling for any color conversion
Tübingen (April 5th, 2016) - GMG, the leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, announces that it is well on its way toward offering OpenColor color separation technology within HYBRID Software´s PACKZ label and packaging editor and workflow. Visitors at drupa will certainly see how the award winning multichannel profiling software fits seamlessly within PACKZ. Read more

 

HYBRID Software - ACCELERATING INNOVATION IN PACKAGING

Hall 7A/F41
HYBRID Software, now the fastest growing software company in the graphic arts sector, plans to use drupa 2016 to further strengthen its position as a major pre-press innovator by launching a range of industry-leading products. In addition to a string of installations worldwide, HYBRID has extended its global distributor network, expanded its workforce and formed several strategic new partnerships with other key vendors. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE LAUNCHES CLOUDFLOW SHARE, A UNIQUE, GROUNDBREAKING FILE TRANSFER PRODUCT

In a major expansion of its product portfolio HYBRID Software has developed a unique method of transferring digital data between sites, which the company says will provide a range of important advantages over existing file transfer systems. CLOUDFLOW Share has been created following a request from HYBRID customer Brand Quadergy, a leading European supplier of brand asset managment services. Read more

 

GLOBAL GRAPHICS AND HYBRID SOFTWARE ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC ALLIANCE

Cambridge, UK, 16th February, 2016: Global Graphics and HYBRID Software have announced that they are strategically aligning themselves to provide digital press manufacturers with an “unbeatable” package of RIPs and workflow. It is expected that drupa will provide a launchpad for a combined solution. Read more

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE TEAMS UP WITH THINK LABORATORY IN WORLDWIDE OEM DEAL

HYBRID Software has teamed up with THINK LABORATORY in an OEM deal that allows the Japanese manufacturer to offer the full range of HYBRID’s native PDF workflow products, including CLOUDFLOW and PACKZ. THINK LABORATORY is a major global supplier of advanced gravure engraving equipment, while HYBRID’s PDF technology leads the industry in the labels and packaging sectors. HYBRID now has almost 400 seats of PACKZ and 100 CLOUDFLOW workflows in use at customer sites around the world. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE LICENSES IC3D SUITE FROM CREATIVE EDGE SOFTWARE FOR 3D PACKAGING APPLICATIONS

LANGHORNE PA, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014 - HYBRID Software are pleased to announce that they have licensed the IC3D Suite of 3D packaging simulation and design applications from Creative Edge Software to bring 3D into the packaging production lifecycle. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH FUJIFILM TO BRING NATIVE PDF EDITING TO PACKAGING MARKET

LANGHORNE PA, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 - HYBRID Software is pleased to announce that Fujifilm North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division has been named a distributor of HYBRID´s award-winning PACKZ native PDF editor and related products. Download PDF

 

ABOUT OUR CUSTOMER SCHAEFER-ETIKETTEN GMBH & CO. KG: LABELS FOR SMARTER WORKFLOW

A reliable partner for its customers, hight quality self-adhesive label manufacturer schaefer-etiketten is dedicated to solving complex tasks in the label industry. Emma-Jane Batey spoke to managing director Joerg Gottlieb and sales director Michael Rücker to find out more. Read more

 

ATHENA GRAPHICS HAS WORLD FIRST WITH HYBRID SOFTWARE

Belgium company Athena Graphics, one of Europe’s leading pre-press companies for the flexo industry, has a world first following the implementation of HYBRID Software’s new product asset management system, PAM, which has been purchased as part of a suit that includes Cloudflow and Proofscope. The seamless integration into its existing pre- press environment means that Athena is already using the Hybrid Software products to handle some 800 jobs a month. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE BECOMES ‘THE ALTERNATIVE’ WITH LAUNCH OF CLOUDFLOW

Signalling a major shift in philosophy and product mix, HYBRID Software has positioned itself firmly as ‘The Alternative’ software vendor for the worldwide graphic arts market. The change is being announced alongside the global launch of Cloudflow, which introduces a totally new ‘workspace’ concept to the web-enabled production environment. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE PARTNERS WITH PACKZ SOFTWARE TO LAUNCH INNOVATIVE PACKAGING PRE-PRESS EDITOR

The recently-formed software company PACKZ Software is promising a wave of innovation in the pre-press sector following the launch of PACKZ, a revolutionary application that makes high quality editing of packaging and labels accessible to small, medium and high production volume professionals. HYBRID Software will partner with PACKZ Software to distribute this exceptional product to labels and packaging customers worldwide. Download PDF

 

MICHAEL MITTELHAUS ABOUT HYBRID IN HIS RECENT NEWSLETTER

Im April/Mai dieses Jahres veranstaltete die Firma Hybrid-Software, ein ziemlich einzigartiger Workflow Integrator der Branche, eine Roadshow in der DACH-Region. Was die HYBRID Software leisten kann, hatten wir zuletzt intensiv in der Ausgabe Okt-III*/12 anhand des „FIPPS“ (= Faller integriertes Prepress System“) beschrieben. Zur Roadshow haben wir uns dazu mit Hybrid Geschäftsführer Deutschland Christopher Graf unterhalten. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE INTRODUCES NEW CLOUD-BASED WORKFLOW TO COMPLEMENT ORDER LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT PRODUCT LINE AT PRINT 13

HYBRID Software (Booth # 5145) receives a PRINT 13 MUST SEE EM award in the “Sales and Order Entry” category

LANGHORNE PA, AUGUST 27, 2013 — At PRINT 13, HYBRID Software (Booth #5145) will showcase an expanded range of products extending its Order Lifecycle Management (OLM) software solutions to include cloud-based production workflows and native PDF file editing. Download PDF

 

ANDERSON & VREELAND NAMED RESELLER OF PACKZ PACKAGING PREPRESS EDITOR THROUGHOUT NORTH AMERICA

Will work with HYBRID Software to install the native PDF editor at converters, printers and trade shops throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico

LANGHORNE PA, January 15, 2014 —HYBRID Software Inc. is pleased to announce that Anderson & Vreeland is an official reseller of the PACKZ native PDF editor and related products throughout all of North America, including the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Download PDF

 

ThermoFlexX AND HYBRID SIGN CLOUDFLOW DEAL

ThermoFlexX and HYBRID Software have signed a worldwide agreement that will see the Xeikon Prepress brand sell Cloudflow, a new workspace concept for web-enabled production environments. Download PDF

 

HYBRID SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES MAJOR LAUNCHES AT IPEX 2014

Stand S3-H250

HYBRID Software will use Ipex 2014 for the worldwide launch of a host of products under the umbrella of its new Cloudflow suite, which signals a major shift in philosophy and product mix for the company. Cloudflow presents a new workspace concept for the web-enabled production environment and with its introduction HYBRID Software is positioning itself firmly as ‘The Alternative’ software vendor for the worldwide graphic arts market. Download PDF

 

ARTIKEL ÜBER PACKZ AUS DER AKTUELLEN JANUAR-AUSGABE VOM FLEXO+TIEF-DRUCK MAGAZIN DES G&K TECHMEDIA VERLAGS

Schneller, einfacher und maßgeschneidert

Mit dem neuentwickelten Prepress-Editor durchbricht PACKZ den jahrelangen Innovationsstau in der Verpackungs- und Etikettenvorstufe - und das ist nur der Anfang
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HYBRID SOFTWARE SHOWS DIGITAL PRESS LINKS AT XEIKON CAFÉ

HYBRID Software, an Aura Partner of Xeikon, will demonstrate its PACKZ and Cloudflow suite at the forthcoming Xeikon Café, which will be held from Tuesday 20th to Thursday 22nd May at Xeikon’s production site in Lier, Belgium. Attendance at the event, which will focus on packaging innovations, is free but companies must preregister online by visiting www.xeikoncafe.com. Download PDF