Canadian Printer Contac Obtains Forum Assets

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—Contac announced its further expansion into printing with the acquisition of certain printing assets from Forum Productions, a commercial printer located in Delta, British Columbia. As a result of the deal, Contac is acquiring a wide range of printing equipment and technology, including a six-color, 40″ sheetfed press; a four-color, 29″ UV hybrid sheetfed press; a diecutter/foiler; and an assortment of other assets.

The acquisition of these printing assets allows Contac to significantly increase daily print output to more than 1.6 million sheets per eight-hour shift on offset presses. Its client base across North America, in both the travel industry and other industries, can take advantage of the additional digital and offset print production capacity, with faster output and greater efficiencies.