North American Printing
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ December 2010 edition, highlighting Heidelberg’s open house for the North American launch of the 40˝ Speedmaster CX 102 press.
Print UV 2009, the first and only conference dedicated exclusively to the burgeoning UV print market, has booked a return engagement March 8-10 at the all-new Encore Wynn Las Vegas. Following the enormous success of the inaugural Print UV conference in 2008, organizers of this year’s event are busy putting the final touches on a dynamic, cutting-edge educational and networking program designed to promote the growth of UV printing throughout the graphic arts industry.
Canterbury Closes Its Doors ROME, NY—Employee-owned Canterbury Press closed its doors in July, leaving 42 employees without jobs, according to the Utica Observer-Dispatch. The company produced sheetfed commercial work, as well as periodicals. $10M Investment for Royle SUN PRAIRIE, WI—Royle Printing is investing more than $10 million to bolster its operations, including a new 57˝ Goss Sunday 2000 gapless web press. Royle, which serves the publishing and catalog markets, also added a fourth selective binding and mailing system, and is in the process of constructing a 40,000-square-foot addition to its facility here. Quad Invests in Polish Firm SUSSEX, WI—Quad/Graphics and its Warsaw-based holding
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI—In an effort to enter the heatset web market, Macomb Printing has acquired North American Printing of Windsor, Ontario, one of the Think North American companies. The deal will also allow Macomb Printing to significantly expand its full-color printing capabilities.
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI—08/06/08—Macomb Printing Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of North American Printing, one of the Think North American companies. The new facility will allow Macomb Printing to significantly expand their full color printing capabilities to meet changes occurring within the industry. “Our research indicates that full color web printing is a growing segment,” states Macomb Printing President, Ronald Bracali. “The capabilities at our new location will allow us to provide an even greater range of full color services to Macomb’s national client base and broaden our markets.” Bracali further explains, “We realized the need to evolve in
Blue Ridge Paper Products has relocated its corporate headquarters. The new address is 41 Main St., P.O. Box 1429, Canton, NC 28716. The new phone number is (828) 454-0676. QTI became the first web auxiliary equipment provider to sell a closed-loop color control system in the Latin American market. At PRINT 01, Rotomagno SA de CV, of Guadalajara, Mexico, purchased QTI's Color Control System with Instrument Flight for its new four-unit Mitsubishi Diamond 16 web press. Newly formed distributor Enovation Graphic Systems has named Steve Gryder regional vice president, Central. Jim Purcell has accepted the position of regional vice president, Midwest. John Solwold was appointed regional