Across the Nation
ATLANTA—Standard Press, said to be Atlanta's oldest independent printer, is celebrating its 80th year in business.
ADDISON—A five-color manroland Roland 700 DirectDrive offset press has been installed at Quik Impressions Group.
FRANKLIN PARK—Tukaiz LLC has purchased a Scodix1200 digital press. The marketing services company reported revenue growth of 8.3 percent for 2011, including 40 additional jobs, new large-format printers and a 40,000-square-foot expansion.
LOUISVILLE—Tobe Direct has acquired an MCS Eagle UV-curable inkjet system and a Konica Minolta bizhub PRESS C8000 and a bizhub PRO 1200.
ODENTON—Short- and medium-run book printer Gasch Printing has installed a Canon imagePRESS C7010VP color digital press.
LITTLE FALLS—Spectrum Marketing Services has obtained Great Printer certification from the Printing Industry Midwest. The process involves a safety and environmental audit, and the implementation of two "above compliance" projects.
MANKATO—Navitor Inc., an affiliate of Taylor Corp. and a provider of printing services for wholesale trade print resellers and businesses, has become qualified as a G7 Master Printer from the IDEAlliance.
MINNEAPOLIS—Since switching to Vulcan Alto Plus printing blankets from Trelleborg, web press downtime has been significantly reduced at the Gannett Publishing Services commercial printing facility here.
MARYLAND HEIGHTS—NOVA Marketing Services, a subsidiary of The MATLET Group, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification for establishing and applying a rigid Quality Management System (QMS) for the management, order fulfillment, packaging and shipping of customer programs and products.
BELLMAWR—Source Media has renewed its contract with Evergreen Printing, based here. Evergreen is providing both heatset and cold web printing, bindery and mailing services for two dailies: American Banker and The Bond Buyer; and three weeklies: National Mortgage News, Credit Union Journal and Mortgage Servicing News.