Aquafadas Forms a Partnership With Printing Giant Toppan.
Aquafadas, developer of digital publishing solutions and subsidiary of Rakuten, have recently announced a development partnership with Toppan Printing Co., Ltd., one of the largest printing organizations in the world.
As part of this collaboration, Aquafadas will work closely with Toppan to expand upon the innovative Aquafadas digital publishing feature set, adding groundbreaking production capabilities. In addition to development efforts, Toppan has become a member of the Aquafadas Partner Network, providing expert digital publishing consulting services using the Aquafadas digital publishing solution for the Japan market.
Aquafadas and Toppan are exhibiting at the Tokyo Book Fair on stand 8-20, with a special joint presentation held on July 4th at 13:30. The companies will discuss the advancements in digital publishing, the development collaboration and new groundbreaking workflows like “PDF to digital” Cloud Authoring. Aquafadas and Toppan are working on a new PDF reflow function, which will be highly effective to publish printed magazines to smart devices, especially smartphones.
“With more than a century of experience in the print and publishing industry, we couldn’t ask for a better partner in Toppan,” states Claudia Zimmer, CEO of Aquafadas. “Toppan is committed to working closely with us to develop cutting edge technologies that better serve their trusted customer base. Through this partnership, we’ve together already made new advances in the Aquafadas Digital Publishing System to benefit end users. We look forward to our continued success with Toppan and are excited to kick off the start of this relationship at the Tokyo Book Fair this July.”
In addition to participating in the Toppan booth at the Tokyo Book Fair, Aquafadas will be exhibiting with parent company Rakuten (stand (4-001), the world’s third-largest e-commerce company.