Across the NationFebruary 2013
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.
ROCKAWAY—Color Optics by Arcade, a division of Arcade Marketing, has purchased an Eco-Eagle cold foil system from Graphic Art Systems. It was installed on the shop's Speedmaster CD 102 press.
NEW YORK—A Durst Rho 500R wide-format UV inkjet printer has been chosen by Peeq Media for POP and displays.
SOUTHAMPTON—Digital Color Graphics and Paradigm Grafix have merged their operations to form Paradigm Digital Color Graphics.
HOUSTON—Simon Printing has acquired a Speedmaster SM52 Anicolor press.
MADISON—Webcrafters Inc. has earned the "Green Master" designation from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council. pP