January 29, 2009
Gilead Completes Acquisition of Building and Associated Land from EFI
FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:GILD) today announced that the company has
completed its acquisition from Electronics For Imaging, Inc.
(Nasdaq:EFII) of a building located at 301 Velocity Way and adjacent
land in Foster City, California.
The acquisition, which closed today, covers the existing 301 Velocity
Way building of approximately 163,000 square feet and approximately 30
acres designed to accommodate up to an additional 542,000 square feet of
office space. The 301 Velocity Way building and associated land border
Gilead’s Foster City campus, the company’s headquarters since 1988.
EFI is the world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation.
EFI’s award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print,
deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. The
company’s robust product portfolio includes Fiery® digital
color print servers; VUTEk® superwide digital inkjet
printers, UV and solvent inks; Rastek UV wide-format inkjet printers;
Jetrion® industrial inkjet printing systems; print production
workflow and management information software; and corporate printing
About Gilead Sciences
Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops
and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical
need. The company’s mission is to advance the care of patients suffering
from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City,
California, Gilead has operations in North America, Europe and Australia.
For more information on Gilead, please call the Gilead Public Affairs
Department at 1-800-GILEAD-5 (1-800-445-3235) or visit www.gilead.com.
Source: Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
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