EBS Ink-Jet Systeme GmbH, a German manufacturer and supplier of a broad range of industrial ink-jet systems and consumables, has signed a strategic partnership with EBS Ink-Jet Systems USA Inc. of Libertyville, Ill.

EBS-USA offers comprehensive solutions for product marking and coding needs, including large-character and small-character ink-jet printers, plus a unique hand-held coder aimed at replacing traditional manual marking methods.

In addition, the newly established company is seeking distributors and dealers to represent its product line throughout North and South America.