Kiian Opens North American Headquarters, Production Facility In Tennessee
Kiian Group — an Italy-based producer of specialty water-based inks for digital, textile and
industrial applications — has opened a regional headquarters and production facility in Soddy
Daisy, Tenn. Kiian USA will focus on expanding the company's digital business in North America as
well as supporting growth in the Central and South American markets.
"The next phase of growth for Kiian is to develop our innovative ink business in the key global textile and signage markets," said Fabio Festorazzi, CEO, Kiian Group. "The establishment of a Kiian headquarters in Tennessee provides our business with a professional base in a strategically important market and one that will grow our business and improve the service that we provide to our customers."
"I am obviously excited to be leading Kiian in such an important market and at such a positive time for the business," said Kiian Group General Manager Alessandro Ratti, who will also lead Kiian USA. "In the North American market, there is already a strong demand for our specialist aqueous textile inks, and I am excited and confident about the potential to generate the kind of success that will continue to grow our business profitably in the US."
Kiian USA marked its official opening on September 27 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
October 1, 2013