This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from RR Donnelley, Quad/Graphics (closing of Loveland, Colorado, plant; and closing of Enfield, Connecticut, plant), Transcontinental, Taylor Corp./Standard Register, Printing Impressions and Butler Street.
New Direction Partners' Paul Reilly and Peter Schaefer, break down RR Donnelley's recent decision to split into three publicly traded companies, as well as Taylor Corp.'s acquisition of Standard Register.
Pii is one of the nation’s first companies to install Canon Solutions America’s Océ VarioPrint i300 sheetfed inkjet press.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from RR Donnelley (the company's split into three companies and its Q2 2015 financial results), Quad/Graphics, Taylor Corp., Cimpress, Goss International, Independent Printing, InnerWorkings and Gannett, Screen Americas and Sensible Technologies, GFX International, INX International Ink, MGI and the Graphic Arts Show Co.
The combined company has more than 12,000 employees working in more than 80 companies with operations in 32 states and nine countries.
The sale of Standard Register’s assets to Taylor Corp. is expected to close on or before Friday, reported the Dayton Daily News.
Kevin Carmody, CEO of Standard Register, has resigned his position on the company’s board of directors, reported the Dayton Daily News.
The latest Target Report highlights Mergers and acquisitions for June 2015.
Complete Graphics won the Best of Show at the International Engraved Graphics Association’s 76th Annual Conference in Vail, Colorado.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights IWCO Direct's unveiling of the nation's first Canon Océ VarioPrint i300 cutsheet and Océ ImageStream 3500 continuous-feed inkjet presses during Canon Solutions America’s "Future of Inkjet" Customer Event held at IWCO Direct's facility in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Editorial Director Mark Michelson had the opportunity to attend the event, and to speak one-on-one with Dave Johannes, IWCO Direct senior vice president of operations, in a video interview. Other industry news highlighted this week is from Taylor Corporation and Standard Register, Memjet, ABS Graphics, MGI and Konica Minolta.