Innovation and Quality
Innovation is a way of life at Markem-Imaje. Every day our R&E teams – over 300 engineers - are constantly working to anticipate the future coding needs of our customers.
There are Markem-Imaje technology centres located all around the world - in France, the USA, Sweden, India, the UK and Belgium. Each is staffed by a dedicated team of specialist engineers. Together they ensure that our product range is the first choice of our customers.
Valence (France). The teams working in Valence are chemists, electronic and software engineers, mechanical engineers, physicists, who develop and manage collaboratively with marketing and supply chain the small character continuous inkjet printers, large character valve-jet printers, their consumables, and also print&apply systems. One dedicated Valence team is specialized in the development of new proprietary inkjet technologies.
Nottingham (UK) specializes in thermal transfer overprinting systems (TTO), and in PC software technology / architectures.
Keene (USA) specializes in drop on demand ink-jet systems and their consumables, and also in laser systems. The Keene drop-on-demand specialists cover both the liquid and solid inkjet (hot melt) technologies; the latter being particularly environmentally friendly, a strong proprietary foothold of Markem-Imaje.
Bangalore (India) specializes in the development of software, especially the applications that run on PCs such as label editors, software for the monitoring and maintenance of printer fleets. The SDCB team also specialize in emulation of competitors’ printer command languages. The Bangalore technology center is certified at CMMI level 3 (Software Development Institute – Carnegie Mellon) in software development.
Göteborg (Sweden) specializes in the development and deployment of the company’s electronics and software platforms that are used across all printer product lines.
Schoten (Belgium) specializes in the development of PC-based communication and business logic software modules used to deliver customized solutions related to enterprise-level process and data integration projects such as food traceability initiatives.
Markem-Imaje is dedicated to providing its customers with safe, high quality and environmentally responsible products that have been designed and manufactured in certified production plants:
- ISO 9001:2008 certified sites*
- ISO 14001:2004 certified sites*
- RoHS compliant products*
- Compliant with international GS, UL, CSA, CE (ISO 13849) safety standards
* Depending on product and geographical location.
A few certifications