NAPL Honors Best Managed Graphic Arts Companies for 2008
Management Plus entrants are judged on how they perform against industry standards in nine key areas: internal control systems; financial performance; marketing/sales plan; business planning; human resources; environmental/safety concerns; quality control; community/industry affairs; and vendor relations.
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Chartered in 1933, NAPL, the National Association for Printing Leadership, is a not-for-profit business management association representing companies in the $120 billion graphic communications industry. NAPL’s comprehensive slate of business-building solutions provides company leaders with the management tools they need to make informed business decisions in an ever-changing market environment. The association also handles the administration of NAQP, the National Association of Quick Printers, which specializes in the unique concerns of small printers nationwide, and the industry’s Research and Engineering Council, which is dedicated to manufacturing technology and productivity improvement issues. For more information on NAPL or its affiliated associations, visit www.napl.org or call (800) 642-6275.
manroland AG is the world’s second-largest manufacturer of printing systems and the world’s market leader in web offset. The group has production facilities in Offenbach, Mainhausen, Augsburg and Plauen in Germany. It employs almost 8,700 people, has annual sales of almost 1.7 billion Euro with an export share of almost 80 percent, and books new orders to a value of 1.4 billion Euro (2008).