Arden Software Acquires Cimex Corp. Developers of CimPACK

Arden Software North America, providers of Impact CAD-CAM and other design and workflow related software solutions for the print and packaging industries, announces the acquisition of Massachusetts based Cimex Corporation, developers of CimPACK Software for the die-making and packaging industries. 

Now combined, Arden and Cimex benefit their customers globally as one of the largest providers of structural design and workflow automation software for the print and packaging industries. “We have over 18,000 stations operating world-wide and an installation base that continues to grow,” states Jim Silianoff, President of Arden Software North America. “Although in some instances operating as competitors, we have worked closely for many years to provide innovative solutions for our mutual customers. Now, in addition to continuing to support our existing product families, we will combine our individual strengths as we develop and provide a new generation of software tools with unmatched levels of innovation, collaboration and unmatched efficiency.

Arden Software and Cimex will continue business-as-usual. While both companies will continue to develop and support their product families, the integration of the two companies allows collaborative opportunities for future development of customer focused products, solutions and services.

“Arden will continue its dedication to investing in the development of new products,” says Silianoff. “We look forward to working with Rodger Webb, Andrew Carey and the Cimex team and drawing on their unmatched industry knowledge and know-how as we move forward with the development the next generation of innovative products”.