AgfaPhoto Expands International License Business

January 6, 2011

LEVERKUSEN, Germany, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — By inking a license agreement with JA Capital Imaging Corporation, AgfaPhoto wins a new license partner for the expansion of its international trademark business. JA Capital Imaging Corporation, based in Miami, Florida, was specifically founded to establish the AgfaPhoto business. The enterprise is part of JA Capital Group who is a leading distributor in the US and Latin-American consumer imaging market.

JA Capital Imaging Corporation will manufacture the AgfaPhoto DSC and Camcorder lines and distribute the products to the Americas, Middle East and South East Asia beginning in January of 2011. Complementary AgfaPhoto web-based photofinishing products such as photo books, calendars and prints, are also part of the agreement.

“JA Capital Imaging plays a significant role as a strategic partner of AgfaPhoto,” says Andreas Selmeczi, Managing Director of AgfaPhoto Holding GmbH, Germany. “Its distribution power and access to technological innovations within the camera business are key factors for the success of the brand’s expansion. Other major markets, such as Europe, stand to benefit from this consolidation,” adds Selmeczi.

Joe Atick, CEO of JA Capital Group is looking forward to writing a success story with the new cooperation. “The strong reputation of the AgfaPhoto brand coupled with our expertise in the imaging marketplace sets the framework for immediate and sustainable success while simultaneously enhancing the overall awareness of the AgfaPhoto brand worldwide.”

The new AgfaPhoto Winter/ Fall camera line will be debuted at CES from Jan 6th to 9th in Las Vegas, Nevada at JA Capital Group’s distribution company, JAACX Distributors – Booth C206.

About AgfaPhoto

AgfaPhoto Holding GmbH, based in Leverkusen, Germany, is a consumer-imaging company with international operations. The company is a pioneer of modern photography. AgfaPhoto gives pictures a sharper overall intensity and is the ideal medium for sharing lasting memories with friends and family.

AgfaPhoto offers a wide range of attractive consumer imaging products. These include digital cameras and camcorders, digital storage media, photographic film and paper, digital and classical photo frames, LCD televisions and a vast assortment of accessories and products for home and office use.


About JA Capital Imaging Corporation

Based in Miami, Florida (U.S.A.), JA Capital Imaging Corporation is a firm created to establish AgfaPhoto business operations in the Americas, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. The company manufactures the AgfaPhoto lines of digital, still and video cameras and distributes additional Web-based photo finishing products including photo albums, calendars and prints. The firm is part of JA Capital Group, a leading distributor in the imaging and consumer electronics markets in the U.S., Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. Further information about JA Capital Imaging Corporation can be obtained in the U.S. by calling 305-406-2700 or sending a fax to 305-406-2720.

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