Try and tell Reza Shafii, president of TigerPress in East Longmeadow, that digital media is overtaking good-old ink and paper and he reaches for one of the cardboard six-pack holders his company manufactures for Opa Opa Brewing Co. in Williamsburg.
“This isn’t going to go digital anytime soon,” Shafii said.
He gave a tour of TigerPress’ new 100,000 square-foot, $8 million plant at 50 Industrial Dr. The company had fewer than 50 employees before Shafii branched out into packaging about four years ago.
TigerPress still prints a large number of brochures and booklets, including materials for the University of Massachusetts,...