MET Fine Printers to Integrate Rhino Print Solutions' Assets, Calgary Plant Into Its Operations
VANCOUVER, BC—April 17, 2015—MET Fine Printers (MET) has announced its plans to expand its operations through an arrangement with Rhino Print Solutions (Rhino), enabling customers across North America to access a richer selection of print and new media services under the MET brand.
The expansion involves select Rhino assets and business activities, including its Calgary facility, which will be integrated into MET's operations. The arrangement will significantly increase MET's depth, as well as its scope of services. MET's President Nikos Kallas and the senior management group will lead the expanded company; senior members of the Rhino team are joining MET and all business will operate exclusively under MET Fine Printers. Full terms of the arrangement are not being disclosed.
"We're excited about the opportunities and benefits made possible through combining the talents, resources and experience of our companies," said MET President Nikos Kallas. "We look forward to working together to optimize the variety of communication experiences we can offer clients."
David Allan, Rhino president and CEO, also noted, "MET's long history of innovation, craftsmanship and community leadership makes it the perfect company to take our organization into the future. Our businesses are well-aligned and we anticipate a seamless transition for all of our customers."
The newly expanded MET will continue to provide its award-winning proprietary technology, custom finishing and integrated print solutions for a variety of businesses in the design, advertising and institutional sectors. At the same time, the company will expand its focus on new media technologies and advances in sustainable printing.
About MET Fine Printers
MET Fine Printers is one of North America's most sought-after commercial printing companies, with carbon neutral operations headquartered in Vancouver, BC. Founded in 1977, the company has earned an international reputation for its pioneering print achievements. MET presently serves the environmental, design and business communities across North America with craft, technology and an unwavering commitment to our customers.
Source: MET Fine Printers.