ACROSS the Nation

Shown with Jano Graphics' new Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 75 press are, from the left, press operators Daniel Moffa, Matthew Haughton and Peter Castanon.

Proud Vox employees from its marketing, prepress and production departments spell out the company name in the warehouse portion of the printer's production facility.


LAKE FOREST—Adding a 40˝, seven-color, Mitsubishi 3000TP tandem perfector at Colbert Packaging is expected to satisfy customer demand for high-caliber pharmaceutical and healthcare packaging that contains increasing amounts of critical information for consumers.

NILES—Specialty Print Communications (SPC), a national print company and full-service direct mail production specialist, has purchased a Kodak Nexpress 2500 Digital Production Color Press and a Kodak Versamark CS410 Controller. The company is extending its range of Kodak Solutions, which already includes two Kodak Nexpress 2100 Digital Production Color Presses, three Versamark CS410 Controllers and eight Kodak Versamark DH6240 Printheads.


NEW ALBANY—Lettershop L&D Mail Masters is using a combination of HP technologies to achieve high-quality, high-productivity mail piece production. The printer is using HP Indigo, HP SmartStream and HP Specialty Printing Systems solutions, including thermal ink-jet imagers, the HP Indigo 7000 digital press and the new HP SmartStream Director end-to-end workflow solution.


CRESTVIEW HILLS—The University of Cincinnati recently honored the Flottman Co. as a Tri-State Business of the Decade winner. Out of more than 180 entries, 47 family businesses were chosen as finalists, with 12 Decade winners ultimately selected.


ANNAPOLIS—Celebrating its 25th anniversary in business, Poste Haste Mailing announced expanded services. The shop handles list management, addressing and mailing for hundreds of Maryland businesses and agencies. It most recently added full-color variable printing services that allow printing, personalization, and ink-jet addressing and barcoding of direct mail pieces in one step.

ROCKVILLE—EU Services has implemented PrintStream from Streamline Solutions, a fully integrated print, direct mail and fulfillment system, to manage its diverse products and services. EU Services has also earned G7 Master Printer qualification.

UPPER MARLBORO—Concurrent with moving into its new 90,000-square-foot facility, Linemark Printing has added a 40˝, six-color Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 105 with aqueous coater; a faster prepress workflow; new extended bindery lines; and numerous workflow efficiency upgrades.