The March 2017 M&A Activity Target Report covers several major mergers and acquisitions.
This week, Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from Ripon Printers and its acquisition of Maquoketa Web Printing; news from Innovairre and the installation of Xerox CiPress 500 digital presses, and the announcement of 100 new jobs it will be adding; 4over Inc.'s investment in three Komori Lithrone presses; and news of how NPES and Printing Industries of America (PIA) applauded H.R. 756, the Postal Service Reform Act of 2017, as amended, by the House Committee.
The acquisition of the Maquoketa, Iowa-based company increases Ripon Printers’ presence in the nonheatset web offset printing market.
I always look forward to this special issue that pays tribute to the Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame inductees and the Gold Ink Award winners. It acknowledges both individual career achievement, as well as the total group effort that’s typically required for a printing company to produce an award-winning piece.
Andy Lyke credits the success Ripon Printers has achieved over the years to his employees.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from Quad/Graphics, Rex 3, Lawton Printing Services, Printing Impressions (announcement of 2016 Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame inductees).
Printing Impressions magazine and co-sponsor Rochester Institute of Technology jointly announce the 32nd induction class for the Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame. They are Tom Metzger of Metzgers in Toledo, Ohio; Laura Lawton-Forsyth of Lawton Printing in Spokane, Wash.; Andy Lyke of Ripon Printers in Ripon, Wis.; and Zarik Megerdichian of 4over in Glendale, Calif.
Our first 2016 Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame reveal is the top exec for a $50 million Midwestern commercial printer with a reputation for sterling quality and outstanding customer service. The firm is known as the printer's printer, for doing the overflow work of some of the industry's largest print providers. Ladies and gentlemen, please put your hands together for…
At Ripon, Dennis Darnick, VP of production, will be retiring. Jeff Spence will succeed him. Julie Newhouse has also joined as director.
As the first high-speed paper drill in the North American market, the Hang 255-10 is noted to be the world’s fastest in-line drill.