This week Julie Greenbaum highlights Allied Printing Services, Heidelberg, Michael Makin and Printing Industries of America, The 2015 Capitol Hill Fly-In, Dreamworks Graphic Communications, Menasha, Integrity Graphics and Excelsior Printing, Japan Pulp and Paper Company and Gould Paper, and EFI.
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ—The National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL) has named John Saxton, president and CEO of The Sheridan Group, as the 52nd Walter E. Soderstrom Award recipient. Saxton will be honored at NAPL’s annual Soderstrom Society dinner on Oct. 6 at the Mid America Club in Chicago, one night before the start of Graph Expo.
IDEAlliance announces the certification of nine new G7 Process Control Experts, bringing the total number of experts to 46, worldwide. These experts are equipped to deliver IDEAlliance’s new G7 Process Control Master Qualification Program, which provides the knowledge and tools to increase printing efficiency and predictability through the use of standards.
Commercial printing industry news briefs, including items on Cenveo, The Marek Group, Manistique Papers, Thames Printing, Integrity Graphics, RR Donnelley, Consolidated Graphics, DME and Toyo Ink America.
WINDSOR, CT—Integrity Graphics, based here, has acquired Colonial Printing of Warwick, RI. Colonial's manufacturing facility will remain open and retain all the employees, operating as a division of Integrity. Terms of the deal, which was facilitated by the NAPL M&A team, were not disclosed.
Colonial’s manufacturing facility in Warwick, RI, will remain open and retain all the employees, operating as Colonial Printing, a div. of Integrity Graphics. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. “Our business practices, visions and goals are very similar,” noted Joe LaValla, CEO of Integrity Graphics.
Commercial printer equipment installations and other news from Printing Impressions’ June 2011 edition, featuring items on Original Impressions and Astro-Dynamic Print and Graphic Services.
After comparing print samples with output from competing devices, Integrity Graphics executives determined that the HP Indigo 7500 press offered the high quality and broad media compatibility needed to drive continued expansion in their popular custom MarketingHub program.
Binding and finishing news from Printing Impressions’ November 2010 edition, featuring items on Fisher Printing, MSP, SGP Partnership and Winkler + Dünnebier
Standard Finishing Systems has brought feeding and finishing efficiency to several new customers, including Cadmus-Cenveo, Total Printing Systems and Integrity Graphics.