Finlay Printing

Impressions from Our Venerable List -Michelson
December 1, 2012

It's hard to believe that this marks the 29th anniversary of our annual Printing Impressions 400 list of the largest printers in the United States and Canada ranked by annual sales. The consolidation trend has intensified, albeit more from the result of shrinking print markets coupled with the economic fallout from the Great Recession.

Finlay Printing Reportedly Closing Shop
September 14, 2012

BLOOMFIELD, CT—Finlay Printing, a $20 million commercial and specialty print provider, was set to close its doors after more than 135 years in business, the Hartford Courant reported. Its 55 employees were informed of the move late last week and the final jobs were being finished this week.

Workers Say Finlay Printing in Bloomfield (CT) to Close
September 12, 2012

Finlay Printing in Bloomfield is closing after more than 135 years in operation, according to employees who say they were told of the news late last week. Executives from the company, which has employed about 55 people, declined comment. Officials at a printer in Manchester said it has been hiring former Finlay employees.

On Tuesday, the Finlay facility was quiet, with a few dozen vehicles in the parking lot—mostly belonging to workers finishing the last few print jobs, the employees said.

The employees who spoke with The Courant said Finlay is closing for financial reasons related to a 2008 repurchase of the

Fort Orange Press Grows By 18 Employees
June 17, 2011

ALBANY, NY—As a result of its continued expansion and recent $2 million investment in equipment, facility and technology upgrades—along with its strategic alliance with The PressRoom of Ballston Spa, NY—Fort Orange Press has added 18 employees.

BINDERY matters
January 1, 2009

Printing Impressions' Bindery News for January 2009

PINE Hosts Industry Awards Gala
December 1, 2008

Nearly 300 leaders from the region’s $12 billion print marketplace gathered recently for the Printing Industries of New England’s (PINE) annual membership banquet to honor numerous individual and company achievements over the past year.

Power Printers Training Sessions to be Offered by manroland
October 2, 2008

WESTMONT, IL—10/02/08—The Power Printers training program at manroland has attracted much attention in recent years.  Pressroom personnel and management throughout North America were impressed by what they learned and have shared that knowledge with others in their organizations.  With several classes remaining on the schedule in 2008, more than 2,500 people will have earned Power Printers certification in the last five years.

Printing Impressions 400
December 1, 2007

NOW IN its 24th year, the Printing Impressions 400 (special pull-out section) provides the industry’s most comprehensive ranking of the leading printing companies in the United States and Canada. The listings include company name and headquarters location; parent company, if applicable; current and previous year’s rankings; most recent and previous year’s fiscal sales; percentage change; primary specialties; principal officer(s); and number of employees, manufacturing plants and total press units. (Download a PDF version of the entire listing by clicking here.) For information on the complete list with contact and address details, please view Printing Impressions Top 400 datacard. Financial information for the

EFI Hagen and JDF Automation Enable Double-Digit Growth for Finlay Printing
October 29, 2007

FOSTER CITY, CA—Oct. 29, 2007—EFI, the world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced that Finlay Printing is growing its business by double-digits with fewer presses and employees than its competition by maximizing the use of EFI’s Hagen print MIS system and JDF automation. Finlay Printing was founded by the Finlay brothers in Hartford, Conn., in 1876. In its 130th year of doing business, Finlay has about 90 employees and delivers revenues of $25 - $30 million by targeting customers in five vertical markets: education, corporate, retail point of sale, financial services, and design. Living up to its tagline, Delivering Success, Finlay focuses its efforts