BIA Annual Conference Attendees Invited to Tour ABCO, Artifacture and O’Neil Data
PITTSBURGH—March 4, 2014—The 2014 BIA Annual Conference invites the binding industry to “Build Strong Bonds” by experiencing new opportunities, contacts, technologies and markets March 31–April 2, 2014, in Dallas. Attendees will share new profit-building solutions and learn from informative sessions and expert keynotes. The plant tours at ABCO, Artifacture and O’Neil Data will demonstrate innovative graphic finishing, binding and loose-leaf methods.
Located in Dallas, ABCO was founded in 1956 as a trade bindery and manufacturer of custom decorated/printed loose-leaf products. While ABCO still produces small-quantity orders of vinyl and poly products and offset and digital index tabs, ABCO today is primarily a digital print provider.
ABCO offers its clients a variety of finishing options. In addition, kitting, assembly and warehousing services provide significant support to its clients. In order to provide full service to its clients and prospects and in planning for its continuation as a business, ABCO has expanded its offerings to include online storefronts as well as the development of apps.
Artifacture is an experimental design and fabrication studio in Dallas that specializes in laser cutting. The experimental workshop utilizes traditional high-tech tools to create custom solutions for clients. With 2,250 square feet of workspace this studio also specializes in engraving, paper craft, niche manufacturing and design implementation.
An industry leader in data-driven publishing and delivery solutions, O’Neil Data Systems offers the latest technology in multi-channel document delivery and marketing communications.
Flexible and effective data and document management solutions have resulted in O’Neil Data enjoying a global reputation for excellence and innovation. Utilizing an integrated and intelligent suite of products and services, this company fulfills clients’ variable-data publishing requirements.
For more information on the 2014 BIA Annual Conference, or to register, visit www.printing.org/biaconference.