FOSTER CITY, Calif., April 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced its results for the first quarter of 2013. For the quarter ended March 31, 2013, the Company reported first quarter record revenue of $171.4 million, up 7% compared to first quarter 2012 revenue of $160.1 million. First quarter 2013non-GAAP net income was $15.8 million or $0.33 per diluted share, which included an unfavorable non-operational currency impact of $0.04 per diluted share, compared to non-GAAP net income of $14.2 million or $0.30 per diluted share for the same period in 2012. GAAP net income was $8.4 million or $0.17 per diluted share, compared to $6.2 million or $0.13 per diluted share for the same period in 2012. "The EFI team delivered a great first quarter with revenue growth above our expectations, a solid increase in profitability, and very strong cash generation," said Guy Gecht, CEO of EFI. "With new breakthrough products across our portfolio and sales opportunities at trade shows around the globe, we look for this robust demand to continue into the current quarter as EFI's innovation continues to help customers drive growth and productivity in their businesses." EFI will discuss the Company's financial results by conference call at 2:00 p.m. PDT today. Instructions for listening to the conference call over the Web are available on the investor relations portion of EFI's website at www.efi.com . About EFI EFI™ ( www.efi.com ) is a worldwide provider of products, technology, and services leading the transformation of analog to digital imaging. Based in Silicon Valley with offices around the globe, the company's powerful integrated product portfolio includes digital front-end servers; superwide, wide-format, label, and ceramic inkjet presses and inks; production workflow, web-to-print, and business automation software; and office, enterprise, and mobile cloud solutions. These products allow users to produce, communicate and share information in an easy and effective way, and enable businesses to increase their profits, productivity, and efficiency. Safe Harbor for Forward Looking Statements Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements other than statements of historical fact including words such as "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "expect", "consider" and "plan" and statements in the future tense are forward looking statements. The statements in this press release that could be deemed forward-looking statements include statements regarding EFI's strategy, plans, expectations regarding its revenue growth, product portfolio, productivity, future opportunities for EFI and its customers, and any statements or assumptions underlying any of the foregoing.