Ferrostaal Appoints Eight New Dealerships

HOUSTON—Jan. 30, 2012—Ferrostaal Equipment Solutions North America announced its lineup of exclusive sales and service dealers serving the Eastern United States.

The printing equipment dealers are responsible for sales, quick-dispatch technical service, parts and all customer support in their regions on behalf of Ferrostaal and Ryobi. These companies are expert in offset and digital printing—and provide a full range of prepress, press, bindery, finishing and mailing hardware, software and supplies. Customers include commercial printers, in-plant printers and marketing services companies.

Ferrostaal executives said the new dealers are established leaders for printing equipment sales and service in their territories, and rank among top peers in North America and worldwide. Each has decades of success helping customers improve and grow their businesses with highly automated, state-of-the-art print production and distribution technologies.

The new dealers and their customers are supported by Ferrostaal and Ryobi teams in the United States, Canada, Japan and across the world. They include:

A.L. Larsen Co., Wilmington, MA
A.L. Larsen represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. The company has been in business since 1919. Contact: (978) 642-2000, sales@allarsen.com or visit www.allarsen.com.

American Reprographics, Nashville, TN
American Reprographics represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Tennessee. The company has been a graphics equipment dealer in Tennessee for 34 years. Contact: (615) 244-1293 or e-mail americanrepro213@bellsouth.net.

Atlantic Graphic Systems, Columbia, MD
Atlantic Graphic Systems represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, DC, and metropolitan Philadelphia. The company has sold and serviced printing equipment since 1976. Contact: (410) 290-8200, e-mail jtomlinson@agspress.com or visit www.agspress.com.

G.E. Richards Graphic Supplies, Landisville, PA
G.E. Richards represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Pennsylvania (except metro Philadelphia) and West Virginia. The company has been a Ryobi dealer for more than 30 years and was founded in 1972. Contact: (717) 898-3151, e-mail jlundy@gerichards.com or visit www.gerichards.com.

Graphic Associates, Cleveland, OH
Graphic Associates represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Ohio and Lower Michigan. The company was founded in 1968. Contact: (800) 678-1787, e-mail rick@graphicassociates.com or visit www.graphicassociates.com.

Independent Graphic Service, Montgomery, AL

Independent Graphic Service represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Alabama, Mississippi and western Florida. The company has been a Ryobi sales and service dealer since 1998, and has more than 75 years of experience serving printers. Contact: (334) 396-4156, e-mail dls@independentgraphicservice.com or visit www.independentgraphicservice.com.

Paper Handling Solutions, Marietta, GA

Paper Handling Solutions represents Ferrostaal and Ryobi in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. PHS has served the region since 1992. Contact (770) 955-3770, e-mail dbarbour@paperhandlingsolutions.com or visit www.paperhandlingsolutions.com.

United Graphic Systems, Englewood, NJ
United Graphic represents metro New York City, southern New York State and the states of New Jersey and Connecticut. Contact: (201) 871-0170, sales@unitedgraphicsystems.com or visit www.unitedgraphicsystems.com.

Other regions served directly by Ferrostaal

Ferrostaal currently handles sales, technical service and parts for Ryobi in upstate New York, Kentucky, all of Florida except western Florida, and Puerto Rico.

About Ferrostaal
Ferrostaal helps commercial and in-plant printers in the United States and Canada make their businesses stronger, more innovative and more sustainable. The company provides printers of all sizes with equipment, custom financing, quick-dispatch service and overnight parts availability through a large network of local and regional graphics equipment dealers.

Ferrostaal tailors its offer to each printer’s specific business needs. With more than a half-century of experience working with printers worldwide, Ferrostaal is independent, entrepreneurial and expert in the business of print, publishing and packaging. Ferrostaal markets and distributes the Ryobi 1050, 920, 750/780, 520, 3304 and 3302 series presses. Technical service and parts are available for these presses as well as legacy Ryobi presses.

About Ryobi
Ryobi Ltd., Tokyo, is a diversified manufacturer and leading OEM with operations on three continents and sales in more than 170 countries. Ryobi is a major supplier of precision die-casting products for the world’s top automakers. It is also a leading manufacturer and innovator serving the printing, telecommunications, electronics and construction industries.

Source: Ferrostaal.