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AVT to focus on web offset at Graph Expo

Aug 16, 2011 12:00 AM,

Advanced Vision Technology Ltd. (AVT) announces its product lineup for Graph Expo, with a plan to focus on the commercial web offset market.

Goss will emphasize web offset activity, expanded product range at Graph Expo

Aug 15, 2011 12:00 AM,

Goss Intl. will use this year’s Graph Expo show to highlight recent web press projects in North America, where the company reports commercial printers selecting its presses to replace older technology or enter new markets have given Goss a “near-unanimous market position through 2010 and 2011.”

Midwest Parenting selects Evergreen Printing

Aug 5, 2011 12:00 AM,

Midwest Parenting Publications has selected Evergreen Printing to print its two parenting publications, Indy’s Child and Cincinnati Parent, beginning with the July 2011 issues.

Komori America appoints Callahan director of service operations

Aug 3, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori America Corp. (www.komori-america.us) a premier manufacturer of sheetfed and web offset printing presses, has appointed Patrick Callahan director of service operations

EPG to highlight KeyColor Adelphi at Graph Expo

Aug 3, 2011 12:00 AM,

EPG (www.epg-inc.com) will highlight its new KeyColor Adelphi presetting and color scanner interface technology for printers using non-EPG ink control systems at Graph Expo 2011 in booth 3348. In addition, the company is collaborating with X-Rite and Pitman, an Agfa Company on displays that demonstrate closed-loop press controls

RR Donnelley awarded $300 million contract

Jul 25, 2011 12:00 AM,

R. R. Donnelley & Sons Co. announces it has been awarded approximately a $300 million multi-year Print Management agreement by Meredith Corp.

ITW acquires Teknek

Jul 14, 2011 12:00 AM,

Illinois Tool Works Inc. has acquired contact sheet cleaning and web cleaning solutions manufacturer Teknek.

Magazine launches outnumber closures in first half of 2011

Jul 5, 2011 12:00 AM,

In the first half of 2011, 138 magazines launched and 74 magazines closed, according to the http://mediafinder.com database of U.S. and Canadian publications.

100th Concepta web offset press installed

Jun 3, 2011 12:00 AM,

Muller Martini Printing Presses GmbH will hold an open house on June 29 at the Optys printing plant in the Czech city of Opava.

SMG reports strong growth due to press automation

Jun 1, 2011 12:00 AM,

Seacoast Media Group based in Portsmouth, NH, has seen commercial contract print orders increase by more than 900% in the four years since it installed a Goss Magnum coldset press and a Goss inserter.

Brown Printing receives WOA awards

May 26, 2011 12:00 AM,

Brown Printing announces it has received silver and bronze awards in the Web Offset Assn.’s Print Awards, held annually by the Printing Industries of America.

Creel awarded multi-edition contract with DRF

May 24, 2011 12:00 AM,

Publishing solutions provider Creel Printing has landed a multi-year, multiple-edition contract with Daily Racing Form (DRF).

Freeport Press defies downturn

May 18, 2011 12:00 AM,

Freeport, OH-based heatset web offset printer Freeport Press was honored for its continued commitment to the community during the annual Eastern Ohio Development Alliance (EODA) meeting, April 29, 2011.

Fry Communications directory customers win “Gold Book Awards”

May 11, 2011 12:00 AM,

Four of Fry Communications’ independent directory publishing customers were recently awarded a total of 10 “Gold Book Awards” at the 2011 Annual Convention of the Assn. of Directory Publishers (ADP).

Modern media

May 1, 2011 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

For a printing firm that began as a publisher, evolving with the market's need for creative, multimedia solutions comes naturally. Fry Communications (www.frycomm.com) in Mechanicsburg, PA, began in 1934 as a small, family publisher of weekly shopping guides. Since then, it has grown into a diversified, four-plant (totaling 1 million sq. ft.) operation with 1,000 employees in its eponymous divisions

Komori production in Japan back to normal

Apr 14, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori Corp. has released information regarding the current status of its manufacturing facilities in Japan.

Offset & Beyond to feature Valpak keynote, tour

Apr 12, 2011 12:00 AM,

The Offset & Beyond Conference, May 23–25, 2011, at the Omni at ChampionsGate, FL, will feature a keynote address from one of the leading direct marketing companies in North America: Valpak.

Komori’s Japan manufacturing facilities resume production

Mar 29, 2011 12:00 AM,

Tokyo-based Komori Corp. announces normal production has resumed in its Tsukuba and Yamagata factories effective March 22, 2011.