A leader for card production advanced technology on the main world markets MF Group is a leading manufacturer of cards and card personalisation systems. We operate on the major world markets. In Europe, USA, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. MF GROUP SpA Confidential
CIM Division All-in-One solutions for personalizing plastic cards for banks, public transport systems, government authorities, retail networks and ID applications Systems for marking metal plates for industrial applications MF GROUP – CIM Division Confidential
CIM SpA - HISTORY MF GROUP – CIM Division Confidential 1985 The CIM story starts in Italy in the mid eighties thanks to the commitment, skill and enterprise of the new owner. 1990 During the nineteen nineties the company grows rapidly. Always in step with the latest market developments, the company completely renews its product lines. 1995 The PRO SERIES line is launched. A major innovation. The first range of machines for personalizing plastic cards that can operate in stand-alone or in-line configurations. Today CIM is a forward-looking company with the flexibility and efficiency to meet the needs of an ever changing market. A successful company built around the dedication and commitment of all members of the CIM team.
Competitive solutions and services PUBLICENTER Division For twenty years, a leader for the production and personalization of high quality plastic cards and printing on special supports MF GROUP – Publicenter Division Confidential
PUBLICENTER SpA - HISTORY MF GROUP – Publicenter Division Confidential 1978 Incorporation: Specialists for printing on special materials. 1997 ISO 9002:1994 Certification for the production facility at Arcisate (VA), Italy. Start of production of prepaid, scratch-off cards at the Arcisate production facility. 1996 Production capacity is increased. The company expands its marketing activities overseas. The first European production plant dedicated entirely to the manufacture of prepaid cards is opened at Arcisate (VA), Italy. 1984 -88 Start of production of prepaid, magnetic strip cards. 1994 The MF Group acquires Publicenter. 1995 Production facilities doubled with the acquisition of Technicard System S.p.A. 1998 More than 170 million prepaid cards produced. 2003 New offices and factory at Rioveggio. 2002 New plant at Vedano Olona (VA), Italy New ISO 9001:2000 certification. Production tops 500 million cards per year. 2001 Expansion of product range: Contact and contactless smart cards. 2004 Production capacity grows to 1.2 billion cards. 2005 Production of credit cards starts. Certifications: Visa and MasterCard 78 84 94 95 96 97 98 01 02 03 04 05
MF GROUP SpA Confidential MF GROUP December 2005 CIM and PUBLICENTER become a single company – The two companies maintain their corporate identities and are merged into the group leader MF Group SpA The resulting synergies enable the production of high-quality products and services.
MARKETS Our Network Confidential MF GROUP In the USA, Canada, Central and South America, CIM is represented by CIM USA Inc., our sales branch in Miami, USA. Miami We are committed to a policy of internationalisation and are present on markets world-wide. Our marketing and distribution network covers these markets:
PUBLICENTER COMPANY PROFILE Our major objectives In a world of global solutions: VISION
Cards can simplify many daily operations, making them more efficient, expanding their range of functions.
Cards have a major role in the provision of services. Communications, ID management, telecommunications and financial transactions can be made more secure, more personalized and more distinctive through the use of cards.
Strategic choices to guarantee success STRATEGY
High standards of quality in customer service
Modern production facilities featuring top flexibility and manufacturing capability
Tight, efficient control of processes and operations
CIM equipments are designed and developed to meet market needs.
We like to stay one-step ahead and anticipate market trends and developments.
We provide more than just printers. Our sales organization advises and helps customers to choose the right system tailored to their applications.
CIM COMPANY PROFILE Confidential VISION
Three guiding lights: QUALITY TECHNOLOGY FLEXIBILITY CIM COMPANY PROFILE CIM is committed to quality, technology and flexibility. And it shows. In the innovative design of the PRO SERIES range of printers. Confidential STRATEGY
Quality across the board in products, services and processes
Technology that is intelligent, simple to use and easy to manage
Flexibility in the solutions we offer
CIM COMPANY PROFILE COMPANY SITES in ITALY Confidential Calderara di Reno (BO)
BUSINESS UNIT CIM PRODUCTS AND SERVICES Two production sectors with a single objective: Quality, first! CIM manufactures and distributes a complete range of SOLUTIONS FOR PERSONALIZING … Confidential METAL PLATES PLASTIC CARDS
The PRO SERIES system is a complete line of professional products designed to operate standing-alone or in-line . These products will handle all types of plastic card personalization: Confidential PLASTIC CARD SYSTEMS The PRO SERIES line
CIM PRODUCTS AND SERVICES All Pro-Series models adopt the high security criteria specified in EMV standards. They are ideal for issuing banking cards Confidential The PRO SERIES line
CIM PRODUCTS AND SERVICES Personalization systems at a reasonable price
Magnetic stripe encoding
Encoding of contact and contactless smart cards
Confidential CARD PRINTER SYSTEMS
CIM PRODUCTS AND SERVICES METAL EMBOSSER with traditional technology Marking solutions for metal plates METAL DOT MATRIX with micropoint technology Confidential METAL PLATE SYSTEMS
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CIM PRODUCTS AND SERVICES The CIM Customer Service provides technical assistance to our customers world-wide The CIM Customer Service network has been operating throughout Italy for more than twenty years. One of our satisfied customers is the Italian Ministry of Transport. We serve all the local offices responsible for issuing driving licences. Our customers overseas can call on the services of our Authorised Dealers Confidential