J.S. McCarthy Printers
We've canvassed a handful of printers who stray a bit from the beaten path to get their take on the effectiveness of embellishments. One of the more comprehensive embellishers we came across is Worthington, MN-based Bedford Industries, which debuted in 1966 as a wire twist-tie manufacturer. The firm has blossomed in a number of different solutions for bundling, identification tags, converting technology, packaging reclosures and its trademark ElastiTag product line.
New feeder technology from Heidelberg, the Stahfolder PFX (Pallet Feeder eXtended), has been honored with an InterTech Technology Award from Printing Industries of America. The Stahlfolder PFX Feeder was recognized for its success in extending the proven benefits of the stream feeder technology used in Heidelberg offset presses to the folding department.
Commercial printer equipment installations and other news from Printing Impressions’ July 2014 edition, featuring Signature Flexible Packaging, OEC Graphics, Topweb, Paddock Publishing, HardingPoorman, J.S. McCarthy Printers, The Flesh Co., The Charlotte Observer, Victory Press, Trust Franklin Press and Avalanche Services.
AUGUSTA, ME—J.S. McCarthy Printers, located here, has purchased the customer base and certain assets of Printech, based in Stamford, CT. Printech co-owners Carmine Furci and Ed Furci will join J.S. McCarthy as members of its management team, focusing on areas of manufacturing and sales. The Printech division of J.S. McCarthy will continue to operate from the Stamford location that Printech has occupied for 19 years.
J.S. McCarthy Printers of Augusta, ME, has purchased the customer base and certain assets of Printech of Stamford, CT. Printech Co-owners Carmine Furci and Ed Furci will join J.S. McCarthy as members of its management team, focusing on areas of manufacturing and sales. The Printech division of J.S. McCarthy will continue to operate from the Stamford location that Printech has occupied for 19 years.
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J.S. McCarthy Printers of Augusta, ME, is the first U.S. printer to install a Stahl KH-82 6KTLP folder with pallet-fed PFX feeder and Twinstacker TSH-70 delivery from Heidelberg. The new unit has so far saved J.S. McCarthy nearly 4,500 hours per year in folding production time, and the company is moving a large portion of its commercial signature work to the new machine.
Driven by its commitment to top-notch customer service, technological innovation and print quality, J.S. McCarthy Printers relies on Kodak Unified Workflow Solutions to drive results in all three areas. Using a combination of workflow, proofing and CTP solutions from Kodak, the Maine-based printer has increased efficiency, delivered superior print quality and strengthened client relationships.
Commercial printer equipment installations and other news from Printing Impressions’ June 2012 edition, featuring J.S. McCarthy Printers and Precision Graphics of Oregon.
Gov. Paul LePage joined executives of J.S. McCarthy Printers this week to officially start up the firm’s new 40" Komori sheetfed press. The eight-color machine with UV printing capabilities joined two other large Komori presses in the shop.