Roland DG (UK) Ltd is the UK and Irish marketing, distribution and sales arm of Roland DG Corporation, Hamamatsu, Japan, a worldwide leader in the sign, graphic arts, commercial print, packaging, labelling, promotional gift, textile, engraving, milling and 3D modelling industries.
Founded in 1981 and listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Roland DG is the world’s number one provider of wide-format inkjet printers for the durable graphics market, and has proven time and time again to provide excellent customer service, training and support to our end users over the years.
Roland DG is also affiliated with Roland Corporation, renowned in the music world for developing MIDI technology and for producing sophisticated digital music equipment including keyboard synthesizers, recording equipment and other related technologies.
Roland DG finds its technology roots in the music industry as well; the company’s advanced plotting technology was originally used to record the sound waves for Roland Corporation’s line of music synthesizers. This precision plotting technology quickly garnered widespread acceptance during the CAD/CAM revolution of the 1980s and provided the basis for new generations of digital input and output technologies to follow.
Within a few short years, Roland DG began introducing a wide variety of groundbreaking products including vinyl cutters, thermal transfer printer/cutters, wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters, 3D scanners and milling devices, and engravers. The products blazed new trails for entire industries and earned Roland DG a reputation for innovation, quality and reliability.
Most recently, Roland DG announced the transfer its 3D business, consisting of the development and sales of 3D milling machines, 3D printers, engraving machines and photo impact printers, to a newly-established, wholly-owned subsidiary, DGSHAPE Corporation, which started operation on 3 April, 2017.
In the UK and Ireland, all of our products are sold through the Roland Authorised Dealer network, that provides our customers with their personal expertise in the different markets we serve.
At Roland DG (UK) Ltd we aim to be “the best, not the biggest” in what we do and are proud of the quality of products and services we provide our customers.
We are committed to offering the best after-care support in the industry through our dedicated training courses at the Roland DG Academy and our comprehensive RolandCare warranties. Our aim is to help our customers feel comfortable and confident when using Roland DG products, always be on hand to assist when a customer needs help and to continue to contribute to the growth and success of our customers’ businesses.
Roland DG (UK) is committed to training and supporting its staff and to making the company both a wonderful place to work and a great company to deal with. In recognition of this it recently gained Silver level Investors In People (IIP) accreditation.