November 18, 2011 – Richmond, BC, Canada – Point Grey, a world leader in advanced digital imaging products, today announced the appointment of ClearView Imaging Ltd. as their sole distributor in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Customers will see immediate benefits as a result of providing local distribution of Point Grey products through ClearView, including faster response times and local technical support.
“Demand for Point Grey camera technology is growing rapidly all over the world. One of the ways we’re meeting this demand is to expand our network to provide first class sales and customer support at a local level,” says Joerg Clement, Business Development Manager, EU Operation at Point Grey. “ClearView truly understands the needs of OEMs and system integrators in machine vision, image analysis, medical imaging and video surveillance industries and shares our goals for excellent customer service,” adds Mr. Clement.
“ClearView is delighted to have secured the rights to distribute Point Grey’s prestigious range of advanced digital cameras in the UK”, enthused Allan Anderson, Managing Director, ClearView Imaging. “The brand perfectly complements our existing portfolio of high quality, leading-edge imaging components.”
With immediate effect, ClearView Imaging Ltd., managed by Allan Anderson, will be the first point of contact and handle all product inquiries, orders and technical support for Point Grey's customers in the UK and Ireland. Point Grey’s office in Germany will continue to provide sales and support services to continental European customers.
Point Grey Research, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the development of advanced digital camera technology products for machine vision, industrial imaging, computer vision, traffic and surveillance applications. Based in Richmond, BC, Canada, Point Grey designs, manufactures and distributes USB 3.0, USB 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE-1394 (FireWire), and Camera Link cameras that are known for their excellent quality, performance, and ease of use. A broad range of hardware, software and mechanical engineering skills has allowed Point Grey to successfully bring many innovative and ground-breaking products to market. This drive for innovation has led to many industry firsts, including the first and smallest 1394b digital camera.
Since being founded in January of 1997, the company’s approach to product pricing, quality control, and customer service has attracted thousands of customers worldwide, and its organic growth through product sales has enabled the company to expand significantly without any outside investment. Point Grey currently employs more than 100 people worldwide, and has a wholly-owned subsidiary in Germany that provides sales and support services to customers in Europe, Africa, and Israel. Point Grey’s office in Japan works closely with the company’s network of distributors in Japan, Korea, China, Singapore, and Taiwan. For more information, visit www.ptgrey.com.
ClearView is a dedicated supplier of imaging components and services to OEMs and System Integrators in the machine vision, image analysis, medical imaging and video surveillance industries. ClearView’s product range is varied and based on leading-edge technology of the highest quality. ClearView offers cameras, smart cameras, optics, illumination, software, frame grabbers, vision processors, embedded systems, and cables. For more information, visit www.clearviewimaging.co.uk.
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