August 2, 2022
Deluxe, a provider of digital and cloud-based localization and distribution solutions, has acquired German dubbing studio Creative Sound Conception Studio (CSC Studio).
Founded in 1989 by Nils Wulkop, Hamburg-based CSC Studio provides services to content creators around the world. CSC Studio has dubbed many iconic films as well as some of the most-watched episodic series around the world, with a roster of more than 85 clients, according to a press release. CSC Studio will be rebranded as Deluxe Germany and undergo a facility expansion to build additional recording rooms to provide expandable German dubbing capacity for existing and new customers, according to the release.
“With the increase in global content production, including the increase in original local language content that is localized and distributed in more languages than ever before, this acquisition provides Deluxe with an expanded footprint and capacity to meet the growing market demands.” said Chris Reynolds, executive vice president and general manager of Deluxe’s global localization and fulfillment, in a statement. “Deluxe currently has dubbing studios in Los Angeles, Paris, Madrid and Barcelona. With the addition of Deluxe Germany, we are motivated to continue expanding our owned-and-operated footprint through organic expansion and acquisitions. additional.
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“My team and I are thrilled to join the Deluxe family,” CSC Studio founder Nils Wulkop said in a statement. “Teaming up with Deluxe will benefit the industry and its growing demand for German dubbing. With Deluxe’s immediate investment in a new facility expansion, we look forward to increasing our ability to support more volume and customers, while maintaining the highest levels of creative voice acting quality.
With support from Platinum Equity, Deluxe has continued to focus on global expansion and investment in technology to provide enhanced service offerings to clients, and CSC Studio represents the seventh acquisition Deluxe has made since Platinum Equity acquired the company in 2020, according to the statement. .