Ask someone in Germany for an edding, and they know to hand you a marker pen. With the ink expertise developed in six decades, edding have built innovative marking solutions for almost any surface imaginable. This has transformed edding from a German family business into a global company, active in 110 markets around the world.
While we are very proud of our heritage, edding has its eyes set firmly on the future. And the future is digital. And that’s why in 2018, we launched edding Tech.
Our mission is to empower our business customers to do things with ink they didn’t think were possible.
Our first two disruptive technologies: edding compact printers and edding code.
They are just our first two innovations. It is still early days. We’ll continue to apply our ink expertise to technology that makes the impossible possible. Watch this space.
edding compact printers are our next-generation industrial marking and coding solution, developed jointly with our technology partner Elried. Our printers serve customers across many industries who demand more from their marking solution: More reliability, more uptime, more connectivity. edding compact printers are Industry 4.0 ready - you can get up and running in a matter of minutes.Learn more
edding code combines edding’s conductive inks with pioneering technology. The result: a smart, fun, and versatile solution that helps you do everything from verifying documents to interacting with customers. And edding code couldn’t be easier to use. Printed on paper, packaging, and labels, it can be read digitally by an ordinary smartphone.Learn more
Prismade is a startup success story from Chemnitz, Germany. They are expert in embedding digital features in everyday products to create smart, interactive applications.
It’s this expertise that attracted edding to acquire a 50% stake in the business in 2018. By combining edding’s ink expertise with Prismade’s software engineering capabilities, we have created what is now edding code.
Elried is a leader in industrial marking and at the forefront of Industry 4.0. They provide the technology for edding compact printers. The German family business was founded 60 years ago by Elisabeth Riedmaier, a pioneer in the industry. Her motto is still at the heart of everything Elried does:
"Nothing is impossible".