Hooven-Dayton Completes Its Acquisition of Benchmark Graphics
This week the company begins executing the planned integration of the two companies’ operations, networks and customer service to ensure a smooth transition. Management of the combined company includes executives from both organizations: Christopher Che, president and CEO; Denise Smith, director, corporate development and diversity; Robert White, vice president, sales and marketing; Steve Hill, corporate controller; Jeff Spahr, director of operations; John Miller, vice president, technology and business development; Bruce Nicholson, operations manager; Ron Miller, Richmond plant manager; and Leann Jones, senior customer service representative and office manager.
About Benchmark Graphics
Benchmark is a successful, 35 year-old, multimillion dollar label manufacturing company. They supply custom pressure sensitive labels and tags to retail and industrial markets. Benchmark’s modern 27,000-square-foot plant is located on five acres in Richmond, IN. The Richmond plant is equipped with eight state-of-the-art flexographic presses and home to 26 employees—the top four executives have each been with the company for more than 20 years, and the majority of the press operators have been with the company for more than 10 years.
Hooven-Dayton Corp. (HDC), is a 76 year old innovative supplier of high quality, flexographic and digital labels, coupons, short run flexible packaging and specialty printing. Specialty offerings include: lottery bet slips and receipt rolls; coinless casino slot machine tickets; high end special effects; variable data; numbering; and barcodes (including 2D, QR Codes and MS Tags, variable or static). It works closely with its customers to help reduce inventory through customized print-on-demand while allowing for late stage differentiation. HDC provides the speed and flexibility to help get products to market faster, and employ a range of printing solutions to give products maximum shelf appeal and visual impact. www.hoovendayton.com
Source: company release.