Kwik Kopy and Markzware FlightCheck – New Concept by
International Center For Entrepreneurial Development (ICED)
Kwik Kopy® Business Centers to recommend FlightCheck as preflight software
SANTA ANA, California – December 5, 2001 – The International Center for Entrepreneurial Development (ICED), a worldwide printing alliance with locations in more than 12 countries, announced that it will include Markzware‘s preflight application, FlightCheck, in the initial package for its newest franchise. The first Kwik Kopy Business Center is scheduled to open in February 2002, in Round Rock, Texas.
“Our continuing commitment is to support the needs of the printing industry with our patented preflighting technology,” said Patrick Marchese, president of Markzware. “We are pleased to be an integral part of this new development by ICED, or Kwik-Kopy, and in helping to maximize the efficiency of print quality control.”
FlightCheck is a stand-alone application that preflights digital documents by checking for over 150 potential printing problems and collects job elements, such as images, screen and fonts. “We believe that Markzware offers our center owners an excellent product that will greatly increase their design and output productivity,” said Bob Monte, ICED’s director of printing technology. “Markzware offers outstanding support and we look forward to a long relationship.”
Monte, who will train new center owners on the software package, said that FlightCheck will keep Kwik Kopy Business Centers on the leading edge of preflight printing technology.
ICED is the parent company for eight franchise brands, including Kwik Kopy¨ Printing, The Ink Well¨, Franklin’s¨ Printing and Copy Club¨. The ICED (International Center for Entrepreneurial Development) family of franchises has more than 900 locations around the world.
Markzware is the leading developer of print quality assurance, data conversion, and workflow solutions for the international graphic arts, printing, publishing and digital multimedia industries. Markzware is a privately held company based in Santa Ana, California. Markzware B.V., located in Rijswijk, The Netherlands, is the company’s headquarters for activities in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. http://www.markzware.com
Markzware, Kwik Kopy, ICED and FlightCheck