Tech-ni-Fold has appointed Horizon the sole Japanese distributor of its creasing, micro-perforating and cutting solutions. In its 21-year history the British company has recorded more than 110,000 unit sales across the world and is now looking to expand further into Japan.

‘When you think about the very best print finishing innovators in the world, Horizon are at the very summit,’ said Tech-ni-Fold director Graham Harris. ‘That’s why I am delighted with this exciting collaboration. I can’t wait to see how the combination of our technologies impact in the Japanese domestic market, it can only be a positive step forward – watch this space!’

‘Tech-nifold’s sophisticatedly value-added solutions can satisfy the customers in Japan who always require high quality products,’ added Susumu Miyazaki, managing director of Horizon Japan. Mr Miyazaki went on to explain that his company recognises the added value of offering Tech-ni-Fold’s creasing technology and other leading tooling solutions as it seeks to become a complete solutions provider to its Japanese customer base.

‘This new cooperation encourages Horizon Japan to jump to the first stage as a solutions provider. We can have lots of opportunities to provide Tech-ni-Fold’s new solutions to Horizon customers,’ he concluded.