Across the Nation
Standing at the KBA booth at Graph Expo, from the left, are Claus Bolza-Schunemann, KBA; Soren Larsen, KBA North America; Sam Creel, KBA North America; Kelly Webb, Meredith-Webb; Travers Webb, Meredith-Webb; and Mark Hischar, KBA North America.
From the left, folder operator Michael Blodgett and owner Dave Carpentier stand next to their new G&K-Vijuk V-14 SAF commercial/miniature folder.
LOS ANGELES—The addition of a new Eagle Systems Eco-Eagle cold foil system from Graphic Art Systems enables D’Andrea Graphic Communications to print a silver film material in-line and overprint process and spot colors to achieve a full spectrum of true metallic colors. The unit was installed on the company’s existing eight-color, 40˝ Komori UV press.
STUART—To accommodate its growth in print and digital services, Southeastern Printing has rebranded its company name to Southeastern, with a new logo and tagline, “Complexity Made Simple.”
CAROL STREAM—A new seven-color, 56˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 6000LX sheetfed UV press will allow American Litho to print on a wide variety of substrates. The shop will also be able to apply different coating techniques on packaging, point-of-purchase displays and other specialty products.
CAROL STREAM—Despite a devastating storm last July, which tore the roof off and saturated Copresco‘s digital press, bindery and warehouse areas with rainwater, Steve Johnson and his staff are celebrating the company’s 25th anniversary.
EAST BRIDGEWATER—Harte-Hanks has added an HP Indigo 7600 digital press here to expand color digital printing capacity. This is its second HP Indigo digital press.
MINNEAPOLIS—An Agfa :M-Press Tiger wide-format, flatbed inkjet press has been chosen by Imagine! Print Solutions for its hybrid screen printing capabilities.
MINNEAPOLIS—The John Roberts Co. completed a Service Organization Controls (SOC) 2 attestation covering data security.
BELLEVILLE—Wheal-Grace Corp. is now under new ownership, with Nancy Salvini as its new president and Beth Salvini and Amy Salvini-Swanson (third generation family members) acquiring controlling shares. Emil Salvini has stepped down as CEO, becoming director of marketing.
IRVINGTON—A new Ricoh Pro C751 digital press, equipped with a Plockmatic commercial bookletmaker, has been installed at Stuyvesant Press. This is reportedly the first install of the press in New Jersey sold through Heidelberg. The company will be G7-compliant between proofer, plater, and digital press and Speedmaster press.