This week, Julie Greenbaum highlights news about LSC acquiring The Clark Group, Kingery Printing acquiring United Graphics, Jason Lambert and Steve McKillip Jr. joining forces to acquire USA/Docufinish, and One of a Kind Prints merging its operations into USA/Docufinish’s Yorkville, Ill. plant. Also highlighted is news about Dan Singleton being appointed as COO for Harland Clarke Holdings, Jana Schmidt being named president of Harland Clarke, news about Printing Impressions and its sister brands Publishing Executive and Book Business hosting the first ever DigiPub Conference, and more.
Dan Singleton is now the COO for Harland Clarke Holdings (HCH), while Jana Schmidt has been appointed as president of Harland Clarke.
During the Inkjet Summit, one session focused on common challenges, opportunities faced by printers that have adopted inkjet printing.
This week, Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news about Kodak retaining its Prosper inkjet business and the naming of Randy Vandagriff as president of its Enterprise Inkjet Systems Division; the investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor into Philadelphia-based Bartash Printing; Harland Clarke Holdings' acquisition of RetailMeNot; and a spotlight on the upcoming ISA International Sign Expo 2017.
Check printing specialist Harland Clarke is slated to close its Base and Specialty Product Fulfillment facility in San Antonio.
LIVONIA, MI—A Valassis Communications investor has filed suit against the company's board of directors, claiming it unfairly favored the $1.84 billion takeover bid from a company headed by billionaire Ron Perelman when it could have realized more money, The Detroit News reported.
Harland Clarke Holdings is commencing its tender offer for all outstanding shares of Valassis for $34.04 per share in cash. The tender offer is being made pursuant to the previously announced merger agreement dated December 17, 2013 between the companies.
Commercial Printing Industry News Briefs from Printing Impressions’ January 2014 edition, including North American Publishing Co., Harland Clarke Holdings (HCH) and Valassis, NAPL and AMSP, Bang Printing, IWCO Direct, RR Donnelley and Consolidated Graphics,
Harland Clarke Holdings, a leading provider of best-in-class integrated payment solutions and marketing services, and Valassis have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Harland Clarke Holdings will acquire Valassis.