Bradford & Bigelow Buys Two 4-Color Web Presses, Expands Distribution
NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - October 4, 2018 - Bradford & Bigelow (B&B) is pleased to announce a long-term partnership with manroland|Goss with the purchase of two Lithoman 48-page, four-color presses and a 50,000-square-foot building addition.
B&B’s President, John Galligan, states “we are delighted to partner with manroland|Goss. Very simply, the Lithoman technology with advanced color control, automation, minimal waste and excellent makeready times along with our Komori HUV 8/C automated sheetfed press and Screen 4/C inkjet equipment will allow us to be the leader in 4/C book printing.”
Executive Vice President, Rick Dunn, adds “as an ISO 9001:2015 and G7 certified supplier, we measure twice and cut once. More and more of our clients are asking B&B to expand our 4/C capacity and offer a print, warehouse, and distribute model which economically and environmentally makes sense. Along with the press capacity, B&B will add 50,000 sq ft of warehousing and fulfillment space.”
Vice President of Sales, Bob Bradley, concludes “our goal is to be the best-in-class supplier for any 1-4 color, 8.5x11˝ bound product; perfect, saddle or coil. We are very grateful to our long-term clients and loyal, talented team members who have made these investments possible.”
Alex Wasserman, President of manroland|Goss, echoed B&B’s sentiments. The Lithoman product line is tops in the industry and can add great value to progressive printers who want to position themselves for future growth. manroland|Goss is very pleased to partner with an industry leader like Bradford & Bigelow. The first press is scheduled for installation and startup in the spring of 2019.
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