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Italian Replicator Decibel Purchases SINGULUS Blu-ray Production Line
Linate/Kahl, January 12, 2011 – SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES AG (SINGULUS) announced the sale of a BLULINE Replication System to Decibel Trading Service srl (DTS), Italy.
SINGULUS has become the global market leader with numerous Blu-ray production systems at customer sites worldwide. The SINGULUS Blu-ray disc production systems of the BLULINE series are designed for the reliable production of Blu-ray discs according to the specifications issued by the BDA.
The Blu-ray format has established itself as the new standard in the movie and television market. High-definition television or HDTV (HD-ready and full HD) and 3D, in combination with the video format Blu-ray, is the new technology of the media sector. Blu-ray production systems from SINGULUS are “3D-ready” and a secure investment for future optical disc production.
Background Decibel Trading Service
Decibel Trading Service is an Italian replicator of CD, CD-ROM and DVD with production facilities in Linate near Milano. The company also provides offset printing for the paper and cardboard industry. Besides disc manufacturing, Decibel also supplies ancillary production services including DVD authoring.
Because of the company’s long-lasting and active market activities, Decibel Trading Service’s professionals have a broad experience, ensuring quality and production efficiency. The company is permanently aiming for innovations in order to give its customers reliable and high quality products.
The investment in a SINGULUS BLULINE production system is Decibel Trading Service’s response to the increasing demand for Blu-ray discs. Equipped with SINGULUS high quality machinery, Decibel Trading Service will be serving the growing requirements of the Italian market.
Company Profile SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES AG
SINGULUS is the only company worldwide providing the complete value chain for all optical disc formats: Mastering, Molding, Replication. Up to now, SINGULUS has delivered more than 85 Blu-ray disc production machines to customers around the world. Blu-ray discs are already accommodating today’s technology new 3D movie and HD-quality television. The latest technological developments will ensure additional future applications for the Blu-ray format.
SINGULUS plans to expand considerably its activities in the solar segment and intensify its market activities. Accordingly, new equipment for the photovoltaics industry is introduced to the market. The company’s mission is to position itself at the forefront of new technologies with respect to silicon as well as thin-film solar PV. The SINGULUS strategy aims for the company to become OEM supplier as well as system provider, thus providing the firm and market with new opportunities.