Ipswich, United Kingdom 20 November 2015 – Subtitling technology pioneer Screen Systems has announced the appointment of SHM Broadcast as their distributor for Germany; the company’s second new distributor agreement since IBC 2015.
UK based Screen Systems manufactures and supplies premium subtitle and captioning transmission systems and professional subtitle creation and preparation software.
Depending on the customer’s location Screen sells its solutions directly or through its network of 20 globally placed distributors.
SVP of International Sales at Screen, Keith Lucas said: ‘Germany is viewed as a significant global player in both TV and the film industry and Screen wanted to strengthen its presence in the country.’
‘We pride ourselves on our respected reputation in broadcast and insist on working with distributors with equal status within the industry; hence we viewed SHM Broadcast as a perfect choice to represent Screen in Germany.’
SHM Broadcast GmbH is a market leading, exclusive sales and service partner of high-class broadcast products from international business partners. The company associates its success with a combination of many years of experience in broadcast consulting, sales and servicing and the delivery of a product portfolio from 18 exceptional manufacturers.
On the appointment by Screen, Juergen Helscher, SHM Broadcast GmbH CEO said: ‘We are extremely excited about this great opportunity to work with Screen Systems.’
‘We are looking forward to offering best-of-breed solutions to our customers and we have already started working with Screen to integrate their products into the market.’