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    Fogra PSO certificate shining at RR Donnelley again

    19. July 2017
    With the assistance of the Fogra partner FUJIFILM, RR Donnelly passed the Fogra PSO certification successfully in 2017 according to the new ISO 12647:2013 standard.

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    Grafiche Mercurio SpA re-news and confirms the Fogra PSO certification for the third time!

    19. June 2017
    Grafiche Mercurio SpA was founded in 1962 as a small artisan company. Over time, the company was growing by investing in modern instruments and innovative technologies.

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    The first Fogra PSO certificate of China according to new ISO 12647-2

    23. May 2016
    Recently, Everbest Printing (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd. had successfully obtained PSO (12647) certificate by Fogra through cooperating with the PSO partner of FUJIFILM in 2016.

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    Joh. Enschedé Amsterdam (Netherlands) has acquired its fourth time PSO certificate

    5. April 2016
    In February 2016, Joh. Enschedé Amsterdam (Netherlands) acquired its fourth time PSO (ISO12647) certificate for qualified plate making and printing, an outstanding achievement of their excellence in quality control of products. They already started with their first PSO certification in 2009.

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    Hoffset Printing Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) acquire its PSO certificate for the third time

    19. January 2016
    Hoffset Printing Sdn Bhd achieved the first PSO certification ever granted In Malaysia in 2011. They reaffirmed their continuous commitment in enhancing quality control skills to global standards by acquiring for the PSO (ISO 12647) certificate for the third time in November 2015.

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    RR Donnelley in China renew their PSO certification

    19. June 2015
    RR Donnelley received the Fogra/bvdm PSO certification after the Chinese New Year of 2015.

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    Successful re-certification of ZuidamUithof

    12. February 2015
    In January 2015, ZuidamUithof Drukkerijen (Netherlands) acquired their second certification according to PSO (ISO12647) for plate making and production printing – an outstanding achievement of their excellence in quality control of products.

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    Centro Gráfico Alborada obtains its PSO-ISO 12647-2 certificate for the second time

    4. February 2015
    In August 2011, Centro Gráfico Alborada obtained this international certification, including prepress, plate making process and offset printing.

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    Smurfit Kappa Zedek get their 5th PSO certificate

    18. December 2014
    After their first PSO (ISO 12647) certification in 2006 Smurfit Kappa Zedek (Deventer, Netherlands) reaffirmed their continuous commitment in enhancing quality control skills to global standards by acquiring for the valuable certificate the fifth time in December 2014.

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    TBB gain their fourth-time PSO certification

    27. August 2014
    Since 2008 TBB, a.s. from Slovakia is certified according to PSO (ISO 12647) in the fields of qualified colour management, creation of contract proofs, standardized platemaking and sheet-fed offset printing.

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    Japanese design studio gets certified according to PSO

    11. April 2014
    In January 2014, Dairaku Design Studio (Tokyo, Japan) obtained the PSO certificate in the fields of qualified color management and creation of contract proofs.

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Reliable certification according to PSO is becoming increasingly important!

 

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After ten years, the certification of prepress and printing enterprises according to ProcessStandard Offset still continues to grow in demand. The certification was developed by the associations Print and Media in cooperation with Fogra.

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Current Information

  • PSO-certified businesses
    The PSO database contains all businesses which are successfully certified according to the original PSO standard.
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  • Fogra Media Wedge CMYK V3.0
    The Fogra Media Wedge CMYK is recognised globally as the control medium for the digital contract proof and has been used worldwide in its different versions since 1997. In accordance to Media Standard Print any proof that is designated as a contract proof must contain an Fogra Media Wedge CMYK V3. 
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  • PSOactive
    As an extension of PSO certification by Fogra/Associations Print and Media, PSOactive offers surplus value through regular verification of PSO conformity and an increased appeal to clients. Every company using PSOactive regularly receives documentation of its production by means of evaluation tables. 
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