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2002 Printing Impressions 400 -- 101-151

December 2002
(Editor's Note: Company rankings for the current and previous years are based on figures reported in 2002. Therefore, companies that revised their 2001 revenues may have changed their 2001 ranking as compared with the ranking that appeared in last year's Printing Impressions 400. Similarly, the percentage change in sales is calculated on the most recent information provided.)



101 ('01: 105)

Ames Safety Envelope, Somerville, MA

Total Sales (millions): $64.00

Previous Year's (millions): $65.00

Change (%): -2

Principal Officer: Tom Kell

Employees: 534

Primary Specialties: SPEC 88% (X-Ray jackets and folders); PKG 10%; FIN 2%

Web Offset Units: 8

Sheetfed Offset Units: 24

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

102 ('01: 109)

Gibraltar Packaging Group, Hastings, NE

Total Sales (millions): $63.80

Previous Year's (millions): $64.08

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Richard Hinrichs

Employees: 235

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 22

Other: 6

Ownership: Public

Plants: 2

103 ('01: 107)

Times Printing, Random Lake, WI

Total Sales (millions): $62.40

Previous Year's (millions): $64.18

Change (%): -3

Principal Officer: Ray Scholler

Employees: 455

Primary Specialties: PUB 50%; COM 50%

Web Offset Units: 37

Sheetfed Offset Units: 21

Other: 4

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

104 ('01: 111)

Cello-Foil Products, Battle Creek, MI

Total Sales (millions): $61.00

Previous Year's (millions): $61.00

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Kenneth M. Lesiow

Employees: 260

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 88

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

105 ('01: 157)

Ramallo Bros. Printing, San Juan, PR

Total Sales (millions): $60.83

Previous Year's (millions): $42.40

Change (%): +43

Principal Officer: Angel Ramallo Sr.

Employees: 545

Primary Specialties: ADV 37%; BF 18%; PKG 12%; CAT 9%

Web Offset Units: 64

Sheetfed Offset Units: 34

Other: 5

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

106 ('01: 113)

Universal Printing, St. Louis, MO

Total Sales (millions): $60.00

Previous Year's (millions): $60.00

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Robert A. Ebel

Employees: 350

Primary Specialties: COM 100%

Web Offset Units: 15

Sheetfed Offset Units: 42

Other: 4

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

107 ('01: 104)

GBF Graphics, Skokie, IL

Total Sales (millions): $58.50

Previous Year's (millions): $66.40

Change (%): -12

Principal Officer: Richard S. Kuntz

Employees: 325

Primary Specialties: DM 50%; BF 35%; PKG 15%

Web Offset Units: 54

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 6

Ownership: Private

Plants: 5

108 ('01: 126)

The Printing House, Quincy, FL

Total Sales (millions): $57.11

Previous Year's (millions): $54.38

Change (%): +5

Principal Officer: F.C. Lowe

Employees: 398

Primary Specialties: PUB 100%

Web Offset Units: 19

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

109 ('01: 120)

American Spirit Graphics, Minneapolis, MN

Total Sales (millions): $57.00

Previous Year's (millions): $59.00

Change (%): -3

Principal Officer: A. Oscar Carlson

Employees: 340

Primary Specialties: DM 40%; COM 40%; ADV 20%

Web Offset Units: 32

Sheetfed Offset Units: 14

Other: 3

Ownership: Private

Plants: 4

110 ('01: 110)

Worzalla Publishing, Stevens Point, WI

Total Sales (millions): $56.30

Previous Year's (millions): $62.18

Change (%): -9

Principal Officer: Charles W. Nason

Employees: 450

Primary Specialties: BKS 90%; DIR 10%

Web Offset Units: 8

Sheetfed Offset Units: 39

Other: 0

Ownership: Employee

Plants: 1

111 ('01: 108)

The John Roberts Co., Minneapolis, MN

Total Sales (millions): $56.00

Previous Year's (millions): $64.10

Change (%): -13

Principal Officer: Michael R. Keene

Employees: 315

Primary Specialties: COM 60%; ADV 20%; DM 10%; CAT 10%

Web Offset Units: 30

Sheetfed Offset Units: 28

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

112 ('01: 130)

Friesens Corp., Altona, Canada

Total Sales (millions): $55.00

Previous Year's (millions): $50.00

Change (%): +10

Principal Officer: David Friesen

Employees: 500

Primary Specialties: BKS 95%; SPEC 5%

Web Offset Units: 1

Sheetfed Offset Units: 42

Other: 0

Ownership: Employee

Plants: 3

113 ('01: 124)

Meyers Printing, Minneapolis, MN

Total Sales (millions): $54.00

Previous Year's (millions): $55.00

Change (%): -2

Principal Officer: David Dillon

Employees: 325

Primary Specialties: SPEC 54% (Point-of-purchase/displays); PKG 46%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 24

Other: 18

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

113 ('01: 181)

Solisco Printers, Scott, Canada

Total Sales (millions): $54.00

Previous Year's (millions): $36.00

Change (%): +50

Principal Officer: Jean Grégoire

Employees: 300

Primary Specialties: PUB 50%; CAT 25%; BKS 25%

Web Offset Units: 21

Sheetfed Offset Units: 5

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

115 ('01: 128)

Pictorial Offset, Carlstadt, NJ

Total Sales (millions): $53.50

Previous Year's (millions): $53.50

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Gary B. Samuels, Meryle A. Samuels, Lester F. Samuels, Donald R. Samuels

Employees: 275

Primary Specialties: COM 75%; ADV 25%

Web Offset Units: 25

Sheetfed Offset Units: 25

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

116 ('01: 138)

NOSCO Inc., Gurnee, IL

Total Sales (millions): $53.00

Previous Year's (millions): $47.00

Change (%): +13

Principal Officer: Russell Haraf

Employees: 450

Primary Specialties: PKG 95%; COM 5%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 27

Other: 97

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

Parent: CRL Industries, Bannockburn, IL

116 ('01: 119)

Vallis Form Service, Glendale Heights, IL

Total Sales (millions): $53.00

Previous Year's (millions): $59.10

Change (%): -10

Principal Officer: V. Neils Agather

Employees: 335

Primary Specialties: BF 63%; DM 21%; SPEC 14% (Laser-cut sheets); PKG 2%

Web Offset Units: 32

Sheetfed Offset Units: 2

Other: 2

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

118 ('01: 161)

Challenge Printing, Eden Prairie, MN

Total Sales (millions): $52.30

Previous Year's (millions): $41.30

Change (%): +27

Principal Officer: Robert J. Lothenbach

Employees: 374

Primary Specialties: COM 43%; PKG 30%; SPEC 15% (Point-of-purchase); PREP 7%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 64

Other: 56

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

119 ('01: 158)

Unimac Graphics, Carlstadt, NJ

Total Sales (millions): $52.00

Previous Year's (millions): $42.00

Change (%): +24

Principal Officer: George Amann

Employees: 225

Primary Specialties: COM 70%; DM 15%; FIN 10%; PUB 5%

Web Offset Units: 10

Sheetfed Offset Units: 43

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

120 ('01: 148)

W.M. Abene Co., Old Forge, PA

Total Sales (millions): $51.30

Previous Year's (millions): $44.50

Change (%): +15

Principal Officer: William M. Abene

Employees: 410

Primary Specialties: SPEC 50% (POP, heat-transfer); PKG 20%; PUB 10%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 138

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

121 ('01: 127)

Tanagraphics, New York, NY

Total Sales (millions): $51.00

Previous Year's (millions): $54.00

Change (%): -6

Principal Officer: David Jurist

Employees: 205

Primary Specialties: COM 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 33

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

122 ('01: 138)

Belmark Inc., DePere, WI

Total Sales (millions): $50.00

Previous Year's (millions): $47.00

Change (%): +6

Principal Officer: Bruce A. Bell

Employees: 280

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 24

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

122 ('01: —)

Burrups Packard, Philadelphia, PA

Total Sales (millions): $50.00

Previous Year's (millions): —

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Andrew Langdale

Employees: 250

Primary Specialties: FIN 50%; COM 25%; DIR 25%

Web Offset Units:

Sheetfed Offset Units: N/A

Ownership: Public

Plants: 1

Parent: St Ives plc, London

122 ('01: 153)

Paris Business Products, Burlington, NJ

Total Sales (millions): $50.00

Previous Year's (millions): $43.00

Change (%): +16

Principal Officer: Gerard M. Toscani

Employees: 101

Primary Specialties: SPEC 58% (Retail packaged ink-jet, laser papers and media); BF 40%; BCP 2%

Web Offset Units: 24

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

125 ('01: 133)

Rohrer Corp., Wadsworth, OH

Total Sales (millions): $49.58

Previous Year's (millions): $48.12

Change (%): +3

Principal Officer: John P. Rohrer

Employees: 385

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 72

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 4

126 ('01: 145)

Progress Printing, Lynchburg, VA

Total Sales (millions): $48.80

Previous Year's (millions): $45.50

Change (%): +7

Principal Officer: Thomas D. Thornton II

Employees: 310

Primary Specialties: CAT 30%; COM 29%; DM 10%; PKG 10%

Web Offset Units: 11

Sheetfed Offset Units: 61

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

127 ('01: 141)

Advance Business Graphics, Mira Loma, CA

Total Sales (millions): $48.50

Previous Year's (millions): $46.60

Change (%): +4

Principal Officer: Thomas C. Playford

Employees: 315

Primary Specialties: COM 34%; BF 34%; SPEC 21% (Digital imaging; fulfillment); DM 6%

Web Offset Units: 51

Sheetfed Offset Units: 30

Other: 4

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

127 ('01: 125)

The Lane Press, S. Burlington, VT

Total Sales (millions): $48.50

Previous Year's (millions): $54.40

Change (%): -11

Principal Officer: Philip M. Drumheller

Employees: 360

Primary Specialties: PUB 90%; COM 10%

Web Offset Units: 36

Sheetfed Offset Units: 6

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

129 ('01: 136)

Walle Corp., Harahan, LA

Total Sales (millions): $48.26

Previous Year's (millions): $47.81

Change (%): +1

Principal Officer: Michael D. Keeney

Employees: 350

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 32

Other: 110

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

130 ('01: 173)

Hammer Lithograph, W. Henrietta, NY

Total Sales (millions): $47.40

Previous Year's (millions): $38.00

Change (%): +25

Principal Officer: James E. Hammer

Employees: 251

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 41

Other: 17

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

131 ('01: 131)

Concord Litho Group, Concord, NH

Total Sales (millions): $46.65

Previous Year's (millions): $48.70

Change (%): -4

Principal Officer: Peter E. Cook

Employees: 220

Primary Specialties: SPEC 50% (Greeting cards, POP, tourism, fund-raising); DM 25%; COM 25%

Web Offset Units: 59

Sheetfed Offset Units: 35

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

132 ('01: 144)

Intelligencer Printing, Lancaster, PA

Total Sales (millions): $46.15

Previous Year's (millions): $46.00

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Michael R. Stief

Employees: 215

Primary Specialties: COM 60%; ADV 23%; DM 10%; CAT 5%

Web Offset Units: 22

Sheetfed Offset Units: 26

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

Parent: Steinman Enterprises

133 ('01: 158)

Bert-Co Graphics, Los Angeles, CA

Total Sales (millions): $45.00

Previous Year's (millions): $42.00

Change (%): +7

Principal Officer: Charles F. Stay

Employees: 220

Primary Specialties: PKG 30%; SPEC 20% (POP); PUB 20%; DM 10%

Web Offset Units: 23

Sheetfed Offset Units: 28

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

133 ('01: 137)

ColorDynamics, Allen, TX

Total Sales (millions): $45.00

Previous Year's (millions): $47.30

Change (%): -5

Principal Officer: Charles G. Chalifoux

Employees: 200

Primary Specialties: DM 35%; COM 30%; CAT 20%; ADV 10%

Web Offset Units: 20

Sheetfed Offset Units: 20

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

Parent: RCL Enterprises, Allen, TX

135 ('01: 151)

The Inland Group, La Crosse, WI

Total Sales (millions): $44.50

Previous Year's (millions): $43.50

Change (%): +2

Principal Officer: Mark Glendenning

Employees: 220

Primary Specialties: PKG 75%; SPEC 15% (Distribution & fulfillment); COM 10%

Web Offset Units: 10

Sheetfed Offset Units: 16

Other: 14

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

136 ('01: 150)

Highland Computer Forms, Hillsboro, OH

Total Sales (millions): $44.40

Previous Year's (millions): $44.10

Change (%): +1

Principal Officer: Phil Wilson

Employees: 179

Primary Specialties: BF 100%

Web Offset Units: 76

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 5

137 ('01: 132)

FOCUS Direct, San Antonio, TX

Total Sales (millions): $44.30

Previous Year's (millions): $48.30

Change (%): -8

Principal Officer: Fred B. Lederman

Employees: 307

Primary Specialties: DM 100%

Web Offset Units: 16

Sheetfed Offset Units: 9

Other: 3

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

138 ('01: 172)

Dollco Printing, Ottawa, Canada

Total Sales (millions): $43.50

Previous Year's (millions): $38.10

Change (%): +14

Principal Officer: G.B. Hap Nicholds

Employees: 316

Primary Specialties: PUB 35%; BKS 20%; COM 15%; DM 10%

Web Offset Units: 20

Sheetfed Offset Units: 29

Other: 6

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

139 ('01: 168)

Federal Direct, Clifton, NJ

Total Sales (millions): $43.45

Previous Year's (millions): $39.53

Change (%): +10

Principal Officer: James J. Trainor

Employees: 350

Primary Specialties: DM 50%; BF 50%

Web Offset Units: 65

Sheetfed Offset Units: 3

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 4

140 ('01: 170)

Southwest Offset Printing, Gardena, CA

Total Sales (millions): $43.01

Previous Year's (millions): $38.57

Change (%): +12

Principal Officer: Greg McDonald

Employees: 320

Primary Specialties: PUB 40%; NEWS 40%; COM 20%

Web Offset Units: 102

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

141 ('01: 134)

Werthan Packaging, Nashville, TN

Total Sales (millions): $43.00

Previous Year's (millions): $48.00

Change (%): -10

Principal Officer: Don Belmont

Employees: 270

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units:

Sheetfed Offset Units: N/A

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

142 ('01: 164)

Liturgical Publications, New Berlin, WI

Total Sales (millions): $42.87

Previous Year's (millions): $40.00

Change (%): +7

Principal Officer: Craig Polack

Employees: 297

Primary Specialties: PUB 100%

Web Offset Units: 52

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 4

143 ('01: 162)

News Printing Co. (NPC), Claysburg, PA

Total Sales (millions): $41.04

Previous Year's (millions): $41.03

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Mark Barnhart

Employees: 379

Primary Specialties: BKS 45%; BF 23%; DIR 16%; SPEC 11% (Digital print-on-demand; data conversion and management)

Web Offset Units: 21

Sheetfed Offset Units: 5

Other: 4

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

144 ('01: 153)

Invesprint Corp., Toronto, Canada

Total Sales (millions): $41.00

Previous Year's (millions): $43.00

Change (%): -5

Principal Officer: Tony Wong

Employees: 320

Primary Specialties: PKG 100%

Web Offset Units: 40

Sheetfed Offset Units: 30

Other: 98

Ownership: Public

Plants: 5

144 ('01: 140)

Solar Communications, Naperville, IL

Total Sales (millions): $41.00

Previous Year's (millions): $46.90

Change (%): -13

Principal Officer: Frank C. Hudetz

Employees: 375

Primary Specialties: DM 85%; COM 5%; PKG 5%; ADV 5%

Web Offset Units: 36

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 18

Ownership: Private

Plants: 3

146 ('01: 149)

Standard Publishing, Cincinnati, OH

Total Sales (millions): $40.45

Previous Year's (millions): $44.39

Change (%): -9

Principal Officer: Daniel D. Miles

Employees: 305

Primary Specialties: CAT 45%; COM 30%; BKS 25%

Web Offset Units: 15

Sheetfed Offset Units: 6

Other: 0

Ownership: Public

Plants: 1

Parent: Standex Int'l, Salem, NH

147 ('01: 151)

The Hickory Printing Group, Hickory, NC

Total Sales (millions): $40.01

Previous Year's (millions): $43.50

Change (%): -8

Principal Officer: Thomas W. Reese

Employees: 261

Primary Specialties: COM 50%; ADV 25%; DM 10%; CAT 10%

Web Offset Units: 18

Sheetfed Offset Units: 16

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

148 ('01: 164)

The Garvey Group, Niles, IL

Total Sales (millions): $40.00

Previous Year's (millions): $40.00

Change (%): —

Principal Officer: Edward J. Garvey Jr.

Employees: 280

Primary Specialties: COM 70%; DM 25%; BF 5%

Web Offset Units: 40

Sheetfed Offset Units: 46

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 4

148 ('01: 143)

Penn Lithographics, Cerritos, CA

Total Sales (millions): $40.00

Previous Year's (millions): $46.30

Change (%): -14

Principal Officer: Carol Geddes

Employees: 216

Primary Specialties: COM 60%; DM 40%

Web Offset Units: 58

Sheetfed Offset Units: 20

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 1

Parent: JSJ Corp., Grand Haven, MI

148 ('01: 176)

Pratt Corp., Indianapolis, IN

Total Sales (millions): $40.00

Previous Year's (millions): $37.00

Change (%): +8

Principal Officer: Daniel D. Pratt

Employees: 200

Primary Specialties: SPEC 100% (Retail store signage, promotional, POP)

Web Offset Units: 0

Sheetfed Offset Units: 0

Other: 60

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2

148 ('01: 163)

S. Rosenthal & Co., Cincinnati, OH

Total Sales (millions): $40.00

Previous Year's (millions): $41.00

Change (%): -2

Principal Officer: Donald J. Rahilly

Employees: 330

Primary Specialties: PUB 80%; CAT 20%

Web Offset Units: 41

Sheetfed Offset Units: 9

Other: 0

Ownership: Private

Plants: 2



Legend:

ADV--Advertising Inserts and Other Preprints

BCP--Bank Check Printing

BKS--Book Printing

BF--Business Forms

CAT--Catalogs

PREP--Prepress Services

DIR--Directories

DM--Direct Mail

FIN-Financial Printing

PKB--Flexible Packaging, Paperboard, Envelopes, Tags, Labels, Folding Cartons

COM--General Commercial Printing

NEWS--Newspapers

PUB--Publications and Periodicals

SPEC--Specialty Printing

N/A--Not Available

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The Printing Impressions 400 ranking was compiled and edited by Mark Visconti, project manager.
 

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