Harland Clarke

Lawsuit: Valassis Could Have Brought More Money
January 17, 2014

LIVONIA, MI—A Valassis Communications investor has filed suit against the company's board of directors, claiming it unfairly favored the $1.84 billion takeover bid from a company headed by billionaire Ron Perelman when it could have realized more money, The Detroit News reported.

Upfront
January 1, 2014

Commercial Printing Industry News Briefs from Printing Impressions’ January 2014 edition, including North American Publishing Co., Harland Clarke Holdings (HCH) and Valassis, NAPL and AMSP, Bang Printing, IWCO Direct, RR Donnelley and Consolidated Graphics,

Upfront
May 1, 2012

Commercial Printing Industry News Briefs from Printing Impressions’ May 2012 edition, including items on Harland Clarke, The Allied Group, Multi Packaging Solutions, Princeton Fulfillment Solutions, Kirkwood Holdings, Omaha Print, Integrated Book Technology and Carlos Barboza.

Layoffs for Harland Clarke, Multi Packaging
April 13, 2012

GLEN BURNIE, MD—Integrated payment, marketing services and security solutions specialist Harland Clarke is cutting 125 jobs at its facility here, a process that will be completed by June 2013, according to The Baltimore Sun. The San Antonio-based firm said that impacted employees are encouraged to look for work elsewhere in the company's chain of facilities.

Harland Clarke to Cut 125 Jobs in Glen Burnie
April 10, 2012

Payment and marketing services company Harland Clarke says it will cut 125 jobs at its Glen Burnie (MD) facility, leaving 70 to 80 employees there as it moves printing and production work out of state. The company expects the reductions will begin this summer and end in June 2013.

Employees will be encouraged to apply for positions elsewhere in the San Antonio-based company, but will be eligible for transition assistance and severance packages...spokeswoman Donna Hinkelman said.

The printing and production work will be moved to North Carolina and Arizona, but support services—including graphics, finance and inventory management—will remain in the area

Harland Clarke Unveils Transpromo Capabilities
February 17, 2012

SAN ANTONIO—Harland Clarke is expanding its Statement Solutions offerings with new transpromotional marketing and operational capabilities. These enhancements, combined with the company’s proprietary analytics, will help Harland Clarke’s bank and credit union clients transform traditional account statements into targeted marketing communications via one-to-one messaging.

Harland Clarke Expands Offering to Include Transpromo Capabilities
February 16, 2012

These new transpromotional marketing and operational capabilities, combined with the company’s proprietary analytics, will help Harland Clarke’s bank and credit union clients turn “ordinary” account statements into targeted marketing communications with effective one-to-one messaging.

Harland Clarke Adds Inkjet Printing Systems
September 30, 2011

SAN ANTONIO—Financial payments specialist Harland Clarke has installed a pair of Océ JetStream 2200 continuous-feed inkjet printing systems and Océ PRISMA workflow software to further automate print production in its payment solutions and marketing services business units.