Printing Impressions July 2009


KBA North America Names New Web Offset VP of Sales and Service

KBA North America, a global press manufacturer, announces that Ulrich Wicke, the former web offset sales manager for the Spanish and South American markets, will be taking over the position of vice president of sales and service for the web offset division in North America while Heinz Schmid, who has been the vice president of web offset sales for KBA’s newspaper and commercial web market for an unsurpassed 30 years will remain with KBA North America an advisory position to the team.

PIA and manroland Extend Partnership to Include Collaborative Research and Training

Printing Industries of America (PIA) and manroland Inc. are moving to a next level in their partnership that will include collaborative research and training activities, the two organizations announced today.

Printing Industries of America Affiliates

Directory of the Printing Industries of America affiliates, including addresses, telephone numbers, Website URLs and key contacts.

Quad/Graphics Becomes First Major Commercial Printer to Achieve LEED Certification

Quad/Graphics, the hemisphere’s largest privately held commercial printer, announced today that its Sussex, WI, manufacturing facility has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification, Silver rating, from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

Rollem's Finishing Automation Opens New Product Offerings

At this year’s PRINT show, Rollem will demonstrate a range of system designed to find untapped profit potential by saving up to 70% on finishing costs. Our customized finishing solutions increase automation by performing multiple processes in one system while eliminating excess machinery, waste and labor.

Who's Who of Printing & Allied Industries Associations

A concise guide to some of the major graphic arts industry organizations, including addresses, telephone numbers, Website URLs and key contacts.

Workflow Management Divests United Envelope and Freedom Graphic Services

Workflow Management Inc. today announced the completion of its sale of United Envelope LLC and Freedom Graphic Services, Inc. to an entity controlled by Palm Beach Capital, a private equity firm based in Florida, for an undisclosed sum.