Commercial printing industry news briefs, including items on RR Donnelley, Sandy Alexander, Quad/Graphics, Yurchak Printing, Brown Printing, Modernistic, Transcontinental, WildfireXM, West Linn Paper, Mohawk Fine Papers and Presstek.
West Linn Paper
WEST LINN, OR—West Linn Paper announced it will be investing more than $3 million in major capital improvement projects that will get underway in the first half of 2012. The company has committed to several projects, but the two most prominent will focus on increasing production and energy conservation.
West Linn Paper will be investing more than $3 million in major capital improvement projects, with the two most prominent focused on increasing the production and energy conservation of its coated free-sheet web paper machines. Customer shipments shouldn’t be impacted by the minimal down time required.
Top advertising agency executives and media/marketing decision makers in the Northwest area will have the opportunity to hear experts from major companies evangelizing print by sharing case studies, facts and expertise during “Print Delivers NW” on July 26 in Seattle.
The Unisource Worldwide Matching Challenge Grant has resulted in $100,000 of new financial support from the industry, along with adding 15 new supporters to the council ranks. “This additional support will fund new initiatives as well as support the ongoing programs of The Print Council, such as the Print in the Mix clearinghouse of print market research and the successful Print Delivers seminars.”