Mohawk Fine Papers
At the DscoopX conference, Mohawk will introduce new Embedded Premium Polyester Cards that are optimized for HP Indigo printing.
Mohawk's plan to operate a new 112,342-square-foot envelope manufacturing facility in South Hadley, MA, will result in the creation of up to 40 new jobs. The company expects to produce over 500 million envelopes annually at the new facility, and the new warehouse space will also allow it to service its customers along the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic regions, as well as overseas businesses.
Several changes have been made to Mohawk's sales organization, including the hiring of several new sales representatives and the creation of a new business development team to meet the changing needs of the marketplace.
Congressman Paul Tonko presented Mohawk Fine Papers with Congressional Recognition for its longstanding environmental achievements, including a 20-year affiliation as a manufacturer of Green Seal-Certified Papers. The company was also recently recognized by Green Seal, which is celebrating its 25-Anniversary.
Mohawk will launch a new line of inkjet substrates at GRAPH EXPO 2014 at its booth. The new Inkjet media line consists of four substrates—Mohawk Inkjet DuPont Tyvek, Mohawk Inkjet Polyester Pressure Sensitive Permanent Adhesive, Mohawk Inkjet Matte Backlit Film, Mohawk Inkjet Textured Lightblock Film—that are designed to support a wide variety of printing applications.
New magazine, Naturally, Danny Seo, uses Mohawk Options premium paper for the magazine’s cover and the special 16-page editorial spread. "The luxurious paper stock we are using takes this magazine from regular flimsy newsstand fare to archival quality," said Danny Seo, founder and editor-in-chief of Naturally, Danny Seo.
This Earth Day, Mohawk is also recognizing a significant 20-year environmental anniversary as a manufacturer of Green Seal-Certified Papers. Green Seal Certification is a process that ensures that a product meets rigorous performance, health and environmental criteria.
Last weekend, The Wall Street Journal Weekend profiled Mohawk, a fine-paper manufacturer based in New York's Capital Region, celebrating 83 years. In addition, the company announces the creation of a new Print Innovation Center in Albany, NY.
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ March 2014 edition, featuring Konica Minolta and MGI, Mark Andy, KBA North America, MBO America
At the Dscoop9 conference, March 6-8, in Orlando, FL, Mohawk will announce an expanded portfolio of synthetic substrates, including new Mohawk Synthetic Paper with i-Tone. Samples of Mohawk Synthetic Paper with i-Tone, as well as other digital products will be available at the Mohawk booth (#401).