The Sheridan Group

Sheridan Group to Consolidate Printing Operations
January 28, 2011

HUNT VALLEY, MD—The Sheridan Group plans to consolidate the printing operations of two of its subsidiary publications businesses into a single facility. The printing operations of United Litho located in Ashburn, VA, will be consolidated into Dartmouth Printing’s facility in Hanover, NH. According to the Washington Business Journal, 80 jobs will be eliminated as a result.

The Sheridan Group Consolidating Publication Plants
January 21, 2011

The printing operations of United Litho located in Ashburn, VA, will be consolidated into Dartmouth Printing’s facility in Hanover, NH. According to the Washington Business Journal, 80 jobs will be eliminated as a result. Sales and customer service staff will continue to operate in the Dulles/Ashburn, VA area.

Catalog and Publication Outlook : Moving Forward Cautiously
December 1, 2010

While many magazine and catalog printers have reported some improvement in their sectors since 2009, economic and industry uncertainty still carried its weight into 2010. Reduction in advertising pages, a migration to digital alternatives, and the rising cost of postage and paper have remained key issues.

UPFRONT
November 1, 2010

Commercial printing industry news briefs, including items on Brown Printing, the Espresso Book Machine, RR Donnelley inkjet press, Quad/Graphics, Dartmouth Printing and others.

Metzger HOF Speech Leaves Lasting Impression
October 8, 2010

It's hard to believe that Monday's Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame awards ceremony held during Graph Expo in Chicago marked the 25th anniversary of the Hall of Fame. An award created when I assumed the role of editor-in-chief in 1985 to recognize individual industry achievement, this year's induction class was certainly worthy of our important silver anniversary milestone.

Sunday Press Bound for Dartmouth Printing
October 8, 2010

HANOVER, NH—Dartmouth Printing, a web printer specializing in journal, magazine and catalog production, will install a new nine-unit Goss Sunday 2000 web press in early 2011. Dartmouth is a member of The Sheridan Group, based in Hunt Valley, MD.

Dartmouth Printing Invests in Two-web Sunday 2000 Press
October 6, 2010

The nine-unit Goss Sunday 2000 press is to be installed in early 2011 at the web printer specializing exclusively in journal, magazine and catalog production. “We are replacing older capacity with another advanced Sunday press ideally suited for our specialized, makeready intensive environment,” explains Jack Elliott, vice president of operations.

Sheridan Books Expands Digital Print Advantage Offering
October 5, 2010

Sheridan Books has expanded its existing digital print-on-demand offering, Digital Print Advantage, to include four-color text printing to both softcover and hardcover binds. An increased page count range has also been added, as well as new trim sizes.

2010 Hall of Fame: Joan Davidson - Setting a Blazing Pace
September 1, 2010

Ask anyone
 who knows Joan
 Davidson, and they will tell you that she has a lot on the ball—an excellent work ethic, top-notch people skills, a strong manager and a positive leader. But she'll be the first to admit that when it comes to patience...well, let's just say she's still working on that.

BINDERY matters
August 1, 2010

Binding and finishing news from Printing Impressions' August 2010 edition, featuring items on GMS Industries, Johnson Printing Service, Bridgeport National Bindery, Shweiki Media and Sheridan Books.