Visant Corp.

The Week That Was With Julie G (07/13/2015)
July 17, 2015 at 2:13 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights Mark Michelson's video interview with Ralph Nappi, President of Graphic Arts Show Company and NPES. Other industry news highlighted is from Visant Corporation/Phoenix Color/ALJ Regional Holdings, Heidelberg, Standard Register, Government Publishing Office and Gray Graphics, EFI and FedEx Office, and foldfactory.com.

Visant Corp. Announces Sale of Phoenix Color for $90M to ALJ Regional Holdings
July 14, 2015 at 9:19 am

ALJ Regional Holdings has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire all of the outstanding capital stock of Phoenix Color—a manufacturer of book components, educational materials and related products—from Visant Corp. "Phoenix Color has been servicing the publishing industry within the U.S. for over 30 years and has formed lasting relationships with some of the biggest names in book publishing...We are excited to add Phoenix Color to our family of market-leading companies under ALJ," said Jess Ravich, ALJ's executive chairman.

SG360º Bolsters Direct Mail Work by Adding Lehigh Direct
August 1, 2014

SG360º, a Segerdahl company, has announced the acquisition of Broadview, IL-based direct mail printer Lehigh Direct, a division of Visant Corp. The combination of the two companies creates one of the nation's largest in-line variable imaging direct mail service providers.

Visant Corp. Reports 2014 Q2 and First Half Results, Including Consolidated Net Q2 Sales of $444.3M
July 29, 2014

Visant Corp. has announced results for its second fiscal quarter ended June 28, 2014, including consolidated net sales of $444.3 million, compared to $448.5 million for its second fiscal quarter ended June 29, 2013. Visant reported consolidated net income of $64.1 million for the second fiscal quarter of 2014, compared to consolidated net income of $56.7 million for the second fiscal quarter of 2013.

SG360º Adds Lehigh Direct to its Portfolio
July 18, 2014

WHEELING, IL—SG360º, a Segerdahl company, has announced the acquisition of Broadview, IL-based direct mail printer Lehigh Direct, a division of Visant Corp.

Visant Releases Q1 Results: Consolidated Net Loss of $9.9M Reported
May 12, 2014

Visant Corp. has reported its first fiscal quarter ended March 29, 2014, including consolidated net sales of $243.6 million, compared to $244.9 million for its first fiscal quarter ended March 30, 2013. Net sales for the Marketing and Publishing Services segment for the first fiscal quarter of 2014 increased $5.4 million to $99.3 million from $93.9 million for the first fiscal quarter of 2013.

Visant Reports 2.4% Decrease in 2013 FY Net Sales
March 6, 2014

Visant Corp. has released results for its fiscal year ended December 28, 2013, including consolidated net sales of $1,127.7 million, compared to $1,155.3 million for its fiscal year ended December 29, 2012, a decrease of approximately 2.4 percent.

Visant Announces Q3 Results, Reports Consolidated Net Loss of $27 Million
November 12, 2013

Visant Corp. has announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended September 28, 2013, including consolidated net sales of $207.6 million, compared to $206.9 million for its third quarter ended September 29, 2012, an increase of approximately 0.3 percent. Visant reported a consolidated net loss of $27.0 million for the third quarter of 2013 compared to a net loss of $19.5 million for the third quarter of 2012.

Visant Posts a Larger Net Loss for Latest Quarter on Lower Net Sales
November 9, 2012

Visant Corp. results for its third quarter include consolidated net sales of $206.9 million, compared to $227.6 million for its quarter ended Oct. 1, 2011. The company reported a consolidated net loss of $19.5 million for the latest quarter, compared to a net loss of $12.3 million for the third quarter of 2011.