The 2017 Printing Impressions 400 reveals the current state of the printing industry and print markets ripe for further consolidation.
LSC Communications has signed a multi-year agreement with Bauer Media Group, the number one seller of magazines at retail in the U.S.
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.
The Clark Group allows LSC Communications to better provide a full-service offering for magazine clients with newsstand distribution.
Cenveo’s Quality Park envelope business, a producer of envelopes, mailing supplies and packaging items, has been acquired by LSC.
Goss and Nitta Corp. announce their collaboration in developing MRO Belt Kits for the high-speed sections on Goss Folders.
LSC reports financial results for the third quarter of 2017. The company reported a decrease in net sales of $935M compared to $949M.
Recent larger M&A transactions are remarkable from the standpoint that some entire print market segments are being consolidated.