SUPPLIER newsSeptember 2009
StockLayouts LLC (www.stocklayouts.com) announced its new Web-to-print Template Subscription, which offers printers and marketing companies a way to easily create professional design templates for their Web-to-print storefronts and to design online applications. The 24-month subscription includes 24/7 access to the entire StockLayouts design library.
American Thermoplastic celebrated its 55th anniversary recently. Founded in 1954, the company now manufactures custom-imprinted ring binders, index tabs, pocket folders and related loose-leaf products.
Dan King is the new Western region national sales manager at Mohawk Fine Papers. Prior to joining Mohawk, he served at CTI Paper as president and owner/partner.
At InfoPrint Solutions, Daisuke Segawa has appointed president and CEO. In addition, Jeff Paterra, senior vice president and general manager of technology and solutions development at InfoPrint, has been named to the board of managers.
Richard (Dick) Sutis, Goss International's president, retired July 31 after 44 years of service. He will retain his positions as vice chairman of the board of directors at Shanghai Goss Graphic Systems, a Goss joint venture with Shanghai Electric Group in China, as well as a member of the board of directors of Goss Graphics Systems Japan Corp.
Sun Chemical has signed an asset purchase agreement with Graphic Packaging International to purchase certain assets and liabilities of Handschy inks, coatings and varnishes business. Handschy's customer lists, formulations and trademarks are included in the agreement.
Mike Flebbe and Dave Macaluso are the new full-line press technicians at ServiceAccess, the service arm of PressAccess, a supplier of pre-owned printing equipment.
Anthony Crupi Sr. is the Pitman Co.'s new CEO. Crupi was also named to Pitman's board of directors. He replaces Peter Schmidt, who remains as chairman of the board.
Fabian Prudhomme is the new vice president of Enfocus, a business unit of EskoArtwork. He previously led EskoArtwork's consulting services, and succeeds Enfocus founder Peter Camps.
Angelo Possemato has been named director of national accounts at INX International Ink. Possemato comes to INX from Komori America, where he served most recently.
Luther Erlund has joined DiMS! organizing print as president, North America. He previously held management and sales positions at EFI and Tailored Solutions.
Heidelberg Systemservice now offers a new Foundation Design option as part of its Installation and Relocation Service for companies looking to install a new press, relocate production or combine multiple plants. The new service is offered for all Heidelberg Speedmaster products, as well as for Heidelberg Dymatrix 105 and 106 diecutters.