Imagine! Print Solutions Jumps 12 Spots on the 2014 Printing Impressions 400 List
MINNEAPOLIS—January 13, 2015—Imagine! Print Solutions (Imagine!), North America's prominent independent large-format and commercial printing company, announced it has been recognized as a top 20 North American printer by Printing Impressions. The publication released its annual Printing Impressions 400 and ranked Imagine! #19 with $277 million in revenues among 400 printers in the United States and Canada, up 12 spots from #31 in 2013. The Printing Impressions 400, now in its 31st year, provides the industry's most comprehensive ranking of the leading printing companies in North America. Imagine! has consistently been one of the fastest climbing companies ever included on this list.
"Imagine! has grown because of our laser focus on clients and the markets we serve," said Bob Lothenbach, president. "We truly partner with our clients by listening to what they need and anticipating market demand."
In January 2012, Imagine! acquired Imagine! Express (formerly DigiGraphics), Minneapolis. Imagine! Express provides large-format graphics, barrier graphics, environmental signage and general commercial products through a full range of digital inkjet, dye sublimation and direct-to-substrate printing.
In December 2013, Imagine! acquired Classic Graphics, Charlotte, NC. Classic Graphics is an award-winning, full-service graphic communications company known for exemplary client service, cutting-edge technological capabilities and graphics expertise.
"These strategic additions strengthened our position as an industry-leading marketing services company," added Lothenbach. "The additional capabilities, locations and experience has allowed us to further serve our customers."
Lothenbach launched his company in 1988 and has grown it from a single press company to a nationally recognized print and marketing services company supporting world-recognized brands. Imagine! serves the retail, quick serve and fast casual, consumer packaged goods, and food and beverage markets.
About Imagine! Print Solutions
Imagine! Print Solutions is headquartered in Minneapolis, with production facilities in Minneapolis and Charlotte, NC. Imagine! has more than 1,400 employees. The company provides services in seven national print segments: Point-of-Purchase, Packaging, UV Print, Commercial, Flexography, Digital and Screen Print. Imagine! sets the pace in its core markets for service, capacity, flexibility and on-time delivery. Its capabilities and services include: temporary and permanent display design; folding carton design; electronic prepress; one- to seven-color sheetfed and UV printing; 1-10 color flexography; complete finishing and carton converting; kitting and fulfillment and fully integrated eCommerce services—including online product ordering, inventory management and print management services.
Source: Imagine! Print Solutions.