Across the Nation
NEWBURY PORT—Bradford & Bigelow has added the EFI Monarch Planner and latest EFI PrintFlow modules to its existing EFI Monarch workflow. The book manufacturer is also updating its scheduling system to the new version of PrintFlow.
NORTH ATTLEBORO—The Artcraft Co. recently installed more than 1,100 rooftop solar panels, powering 100 percent of its engraving department and 50 percent of its offset printing department.
ANN ARBOR—Edwards Brothers Malloy offered its support to World Book Night, an annual celebration designed to spread a love of reading and books, by donating prepress services, printing and binding for 35,000 copies of “Friday Night Lights” by author H.G. Bissinger.
MINNEAPOLIS—The Bureau of Engraving has selected a new SelectDryer UV system from manroland sheetfed to upgrade its existing six-color, 73˝ Roland press with coater.
NEW HOPE—In an effort to establish a larger footprint in the pharmaceutical insert market, Chippewa Graphics has added a two-color Speedmaster SM 102 perfector.
NORTH MANKATO—Precision Press has ordered a Goss Sunday Vpak web offset printing system. The first Vpak install worldwide, the new press will be configured for flexible packaging applications with Sunday Vpak 500 web offset printing units, as well as a Goss in-line flexo and coating unit. It will go into operation at the Taylor Corp. facility here later this year.
ST. LOUIS—Nies/Artcraft, a Consolidated Graphics company, is consolidating two of its facilities into a single, new location. Valcour, Nies/Artcraft’s digital printing facility in Valley Park, as well as the company’s fulfillment center in St. Louis, are moving into the new building in phases.
BELLMAWR—Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier, has selected Evergreen Printing to produce Daily Variety Gotham. The daily is being printed heatset web offset on coated paper.
- Consolidated Graphics
- Diversified Graphic Machinery
- Eastman Kodak
- Edwards Brothers
- FCL Graphics
- FUJIFILM Graphic Systems Div.
- Hammer Packaging
- Intelligencer Printing
- J.S. McCarthy Printers
- Malloy Inc.
- Precision Graphics
- Print Communications
- Sir Speedy
- Taylor Corp.
- The Sheridan Group
- Webcrafters Inc.
- Worzalla Publishing
- Xerox Corp.