Mattias Byström Named President of Esko

GHENT, Belgium—Esko announced that Mattias Byström has been appointed president, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Byström succeeds Udo Panenka, who is leaving the company to pursue new opportunities. “We thank Udo for his excellent service to Danaher over the past 10 years, including leading Esko since 2015,” reflected Joakim Weidemanis, executive vice president of Danaher, Esko’s … Continued

Esko Acquires BLUE Software

GHENT, Belgium—Esko, a global provider of software and hardware for packaging design, collaboration, automation, workflow and production, has announced its acquisition of BLUE Software LLC, a label and artwork management software company based in Chicago, IL, from Diversis Capital and Schawk.  “We are relentlessly seeking to reduce time to market, cost and quality risk in … Continued

EskoWorld 2017 Showcases Solutions to Meet Customer Demands

EskoWorld 2017 roared into Charlotte, NC from May 9-11. Setting up shop in the Sheraton Charlotte/Le Meridien Charlotte complex in the heart of downtown, 646 attendees came to get a look at the newly announced Platform for Brands software from Esko and MediaBeacon, see product roadmaps for many of the company’s offerings, hear presentations and get … Continued

Esko, MediaBeacon Announce Platform for Brands

GHENT, Belgium—Esko and MediaBeacon are releasing Platform for Brands, a fully integrated packaging and marketing process and digital asset management solution. It enables brands and marketers to deliver consistent content across digital, social and packaging consumer touchpoints. The new platform helps brand owners streamline complex creation, approval and deployment processes across multiple teams and locations. … Continued