Epson Middle East appointed Gulf Commercial Group - Digital Document Solutions (GCG-DDS), as a distributor for its business inkjet printers. As per the agreement, GCG-DDS, a provider of innovative digital document solutions in the Middle East, will add Epson’s environmentally friendly and cost-effective EcoTank printers, SureColor large-format printers and WorkForce mono and colour version inkjet printers, to its product portfolio.

 The agreement was signed by Jeroen van Beem, director of sales, Epson MEA; and Naser Darwazeh, general manager, GCG-DDS; in the presence of Neil Colquhoun, vice president of Epson CISMEA and Pro Displays; and Niels Bormans, CEO Aban Investment,GCG-DDS’ holding company.

 Beem said: “As more businesses and consumers in the region prefer inkjet technology over laser, it is important for us to grow our channel partner network to meet the increasing demand for our printing technology. GCG-DDS, with almost four decades of experience in digital imaging and office services solutions, is popular for its quality standards, after-sales and technical support. We are proud to partner with GCG-DDS to deliver eco-friendly inkjet printing solutions to businesses to help lower office printing costs and boost productivity. As there is a strong focus on sustainability within the region, with the UAE leading the way with its ambitious target to reduce carbon footprint by 70% by 2050, more organizations would switch to inkjet technology.”