The Garvey Group, a network of advertising, marketing, print production, support, and fulfillment divisions located in the Midwest, has become the first printer in the United States to install Screen’s Truepress Jet2500UV grand format UV inkjet printer. The installation took place in January 2009 and since then the company has been consistently producing high quality tightly calibrated grand-format work on the new printer.
KBA North America, a global press manufacturer based in Williston, VT, and Dallas, announces that The Garvey Group, a network of advertising, marketing, print production, support, and fulfillment divisions located in the Midwest, is installing its second KBA Rapida 205 81-inch six-color sheetfed press at its Niles, IL facility.
STURTEVANT, WI—After only one year, the lifeline that was thrown to the former Western Publishing/Golden Books Family Entertainment printing facility here has been severed, leaving more than 200 workers unemployed. Two years after it had filed for bankruptcy protection as Golden Books Family Entertainment, and one year after Wisconsin Governor Tommy G. Thompson cut the ribbon on the company's rebirth as Artech Printing—under the leadership of primary owners David Watson and Jean Castonguay—the printer of primarily children's books came to a messy end in bankruptcy court. On March 2, a federal bankruptcy judge decreed that Artech Printing must cease operations after filing for involuntary bankruptcy,