Capabilities beyond the equipment

Customer Support

Prepress, Creative, & CAD Design

  • Preflight reports ensure your file is set up correctly before costs are incurred

  • 3D PDFs show you what your package looks like assembled

  • Ultra Large Format Proofers means 100% scale proofs with dieline, 100% of the time

  • SoftProof Xpress – PDF approvals for time-sensitive jobs

  • G7 Certification – In-house G7 Certified Master ensures consistent color

  • In-house creative design services and prototyping available for customers to gain the market edge

Sheeting

  • All jobs are custom sheeted in-house to minimize costly material waste

  • Two sheeters provide redundancy and just-in-time capability to keep moisture in the paper

  • Substrate spends less time in pallet form which helps reduce environmental and converting risk

  • We only purchase mill direct for the best product – no seconds

  • Large inventory of various paper grades

Press Lineup

  • Cutting-edge pressroom equipment to handle your biggest needs

    • 57" Koenig & Bauer Rapida 145 7 Colors + UV

    • 64" Manroland 900XXL 6 Colors

    • 64" Koenig & Bauer Rapida 162a 6 Colors + UV

    • 81” Koenig & Bauer Rapida 205 5 Colors + UV

  • State-of-the-art camera inspection systems detect defects on every sheet

Finishing

  • Trim and cut up to 102” sheets on our guillotine cutter

  • Label loads are poly-bagged all six sides to ensure proper moisture retention

  • High-resolution precision ratio scales ensures you receive proper count

  • Complete folding carton operation in-house

    • Three die-cutters with automatic precision blanking capability

    • Two folder-gluers with barcode, glue & color detection to prevent mixing – simple to complex setups. Ask us about your specific project

Delivery

  • Fleet of trucks for all local deliveries

  • Out-of-town freight contracted

Quality Assurance

  • Moisture tests throughout our value stream ensure proper moisture levels within substrate

  • 100%

  • Testing equipment to laminate and die-cut labels before shipping

  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) Compliant

Environmental Responsibility

Accounting

  • Paperwork matches your Purchase Order

  • Electronic invoices e-mailed same day

Research & Development

  • Continuous research on new substrates, inks, coatings and technologies

  • Member of the Printing Industries of America (PIA), Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC), and the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC)

  • Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement

  • Contact us for partnerships on testing new products and methods