Year In Review : 2011 - Year of the Felony
RR Donnelley made a deal for Genesis Packaging & Design of Lemont, IL, while Las Vegas-based Creel Printing acquired Digital Lizard.
The parent company of NewPage Corp. filed for Chapter 11 reorganizational bankruptcy. The move was done to facilitate an orderly debt restructuring.
Finally, Philadelphia-based The Phoenix Group opened a new Midwest facility, fortified by the assets purchase of All Out Print Communications. Former All Out executives James and J.B. Capuano joined the newly christened Phoenix-Veterans Print.
The news might not have been predominantly positive in 2011, but there was certainly enough spice to keep the reader’s attention. With the industry continuing to evolve, in ways both good and bad, we can probably expect to see more of the same in 2012. PI