Paper Shutters Subsidiary
RIVERSIDE, CA—The Press-Enterprise newspaper announced it was closing down SoCal Commercial Printing, a subsidiary commercial printing operation that had been servicing the community for about 25 years. The closure left 47 workers without jobs.
Southeastern Buys Assets
STUART, FL—Southeastern Printing, a provider of commercial, digital, wide-format and flexographic printing, has acquired the assets of SCP Graphics of Boca Raton. A new company, known as SEP Communications, has been formed as a result. SEP Communications will become the strategic selling arm of Southeastern Printing and its primary focus will be to provide Web-to-print, storefront programs for specific corporations and organizations.
Printers Forge Sales Pact
MENOMONEE FALLS, WI—Arandell Corp. and Schumann Printers have signed a joint venture marketing agreement to cross-sell their manufacturing platforms. Currently, Arandell specializes in long-run printing and services, while Fall River, WI-based Schumann focuses on short-run capabilities and services. By working together, the two firms will be able to expand the range of services they offer to existing and new customers.