Japs-Olson Co.

Attendees at 2015 Continuous Improvement Conference to Tour Three Printers
January 20, 2015

Attendees of the 2015 Continuous Improvement Conference have the option to tour three manufacturing plants in the Minneapolis area. Japs-Olson, Western Graphics and Tennant Co. will all be opening their doors to visitors, showing how continuous improvement strategies and concepts are being applied at their firms.

Printer News
September 1, 2014

Commercial printer company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ September 2014 edition, featuring Japs-Olson, Standard Register, Fry Communications, Flashpoint Graphix, Gill Studios, The Flottman Co., Graphic Visual Solutions, Printing and Graphics Association MidAtlantic and The Master's Press.

Japs-Olson Installs Landmark Kodak Inkjet Press
June 20, 2014

ST. LOUIS PARK, MN—Japs-Olson Co. has installed the first Kodak Prosper 6000C full-color inkjet press. Ideally suited for commercial print applications requiring high-ink laydowns, the Prosper 6000C press is part of a new Prosper press lineup that promises print speed and application flexibility. The Prosper 6000C press is ideal for data-driven print applications, such as direct mail and transactional printing.

Japs-Olson Expands Inkjet Capabilities With First Kodak Prosper 6000C Press Beta Installation
June 17, 2014

Japs-Olson Co. has added the first Kodak Prosper 6000C full-color inkjet press at its facility in St. Louis Park, MN. The installation is part of beta testing already in operation, conducted by Kodak and Japs-Olson to push the new press to its performance limits and tap the potential offered by the press’ innovations in transport, drying, writing systems and advanced press management technology.

Inkjet Adoption Fuels Rise of 2014 Inkjet Summit
June 1, 2014

For those who attended the 2014 Inkjet Summit at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Beach Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, there was no doubt that this 2014 edition was even stronger, more informative and more engaging than the first one, and plans are already in motion to raise the bar still further.

i-Web Puts the Finishing Touches on Modular Web Finishing Systems for Commercial Printing
May 27, 2014

Needing to ensure effectiveness with it’s very long production lines with many dozens of high precision motion axes, i-Web made the decision to implement a full system from Beckhoff, primarily because the microsecond-level performance of EtherCAT answered all their challenging networking requirements. A key customer for i-Web is a leading direct mail and commercial printing company in the Minneapolis area, Japs-Olson Co.