Press Releases

Press Release Archive for 2013

The Crowley Company Begins Shipping UScan+

Universal Film Scanner Only Unit on Market with USB3 Capability Frederick, Md. – Crowley Company president Christopher Crowley announces the formal entrance of the UScan+ Universal Film (UF) reader/scanner into the digital imaging market this week. “The original UScan, which came to market in June 2012, was quickly embraced by end-users for its small footprint, pricing and user simplicity. This next generation, the UScan+, is the result of customer feedback and their desire for additional features. We’ve completed beta testing and…

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Expert’s Corner: How to Preserve and Recover Documents After a Disaster

In his latest Expert’s Corner, Michael Keating outlines ways that manufacturers can preserve important documents after a disaster. This is Keating’s fifth in a series on disaster planning and recovery. Future installments in his disaster series will cover disaster preparation training for manufacturers and web resources and disaster guides for manufacturers.
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The Crowley Company to Demo Eight Scanners at 2013 ARMA; Giving Away a UScan+

Frederick, Md. and Las Vegas, Nev. – In an effort to give ARMA attendees the best opportunity to “kick the tires” as Crowley vice president Matthew McCabe says, The Crowley Company is bringing an unprecedented number of capture units into their 10×20’ booth at next week’s ARMA Live! 2013. Established in 1955, ARMA International is a not-for-profit professional association and the authority on governing information as a strategic asset. They are hosting their 58th Annual Conference & Expo at the…

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EPM to Focus on Film: Crowley Takes Over Hardware Sales

Eastman Park Micrographics (EPM) has refined its business with the recent launch of a wholly owned subsidiary, Eastman Park Micrographics Equipment (EPME). EPME will focus on the distribution of EPM’s Imagelink hardware and software. In addition, EPME has signed on the Crowley Company to handle all its sales and marketing. EPM, meanwhile, has narrowed its focus to distribution of microfilm media.
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Crowley Signs Worldwide Equipment Distributor Agreement with EPM Equipment,LLC

Frederick, Maryland and Dallas, Texas – Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, and William Oates, owner of Eastman Park Micrographics, Inc. (EPM), announce they have reached an agreement to combine experience and talents in EPM Equipment, LLC (EPME), an equipment-focused EPM wholly-owned subsidiary.  The agreement is effective immediately; the transition of equipment, sales, procedures and policies is expected to take several months. “In a nutshell,” says Crowley, “The Crowley Company has agreed to act as the worldwide sales and marketing…

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Scanning Innovators Team up to Continue Breakthrough Strategies

In the mid-1980s, Jeff Helm of Mekel brought the world its first microfilm and microfiche scanners, and in 1993 Kevin Keeler was the first to bring Wicks and Wilson scanning products from DOS to Windows 3. Now the two former competitors have joined forces on one team to work on scanning breakthroughs together.

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New Hires and Employee Advancements at The Crowley Company

Frederick, Md. – Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces new placements and advancements within the company’s corporate, service bureau and technical service departments. Following a term as communications and sales intern, Camily Bishop of Mt. Airy, MD has begun work as a sales and marketing assistant. Her responsibilities include copywriting, trade show support, social media/website communications and assisting in various hardware sales efforts. Bishop holds a degree in Mass Communication from Towson University. Sean Dixon of Libertytown, MD joined…

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The Crowley Company to Debut Book and Microform Scanners at ALA Annual 2013

Frederick, Md. and Chicago, Ill. – Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces the new products displaying at this year’s American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference & Exhibition at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL from June 27 – July 2. The headliner will be the Qidenus SMART Book Scan 3.0, making its first U.S. appearance. Crowley will also premiere three additional book copiers and microform scanners. Matthew McCabe, vice president of business development, states “These models represent the latest…

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Crowley Company to Distribute Image-link-Brand Microfilm

The Crowley Company previously had an exclusive North American distributorship agreement with Agfa-Gevaaert (Agfa). Agfa, in January of this year, signed a worldwide master supply agreement with EPM. “We are in the process of selling out our inventory of Agfa-brand microfilm,” states Crowley. “Once this is gone, the Agfa brand will no longer be available in the U.S.” Crowley has already begun to distribute Imagelink-brand film. “This will certainly be a difficult transition for our clients – many of whom we’ve…

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Wicks and Wilson Division Head Keeler Named Crowley Vice President

Frederick, Maryland (USA) and Basingstoke, Hampshire (UK) – Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announced today that Kevin Keeler, research and development (R&D) manager at Wicks and Wilson, a division of The Crowley Company, has been named vice president of research and development. “This is a significant move for both our company and for Kevin,” states Crowley. “Since joining Wicks and Wilson in 1993, Kevin has proven himself to be one of the most innovative engineers in the digital imaging…

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