EFI Acquires CRC Information Systems, Expanding Its MIS Market Share in North America
FREMONT, Calif. — May 9, 2017 — Electronics For Imaging (EFI) has announced that it has acquired privately held CRC Information Systems, a Reynolds and Reynolds company. Reynolds and Reynolds is headquartered in Dayton, Ohio. CRC, which is based in Scottsdale, Ariz., is a provider of business management information systems (MIS) for commercial printers and packaging label and forms printers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
EFI is the global market leader of innovative end-to-end certified business and production workflow software to the commercial print, publishing, and packaging industries. The addition of the CRC will expand EFI’s market share in North America, enabling EFI to offer CRC customers a path for the future, including opportunities to implement complete, end-to-end, business and production workflows that drive efficiency and profitability.
“We are excited to welcome CRC customers and employees into the EFI family,” said Jeff White, general manager, SMB Segment, in the EFI Productivity Software business unit. “We intend to continue to meet the needs of CRC’s existing client base with the same enthusiasm they have come to expect over their years in business, while offering those customers access to the full portfolio of EFI products, as well as an opportunity to consider an end-to-end solution approach leveraging EFI Productivity Suites, including the Midmarket Print Suite, Enterprise Commercial Print Suite, and Packaging Suite.”
Erv Ratazak, manager, product and services, CRC Information Systems, also adds, “We are very excited to join the EFI family and are confident in the additional value they can bring to our customers. EFI has the technology, skill and reach that will enable CRC customers continued growth and success for years to come.”