Flint Group, including all business units within its Packaging and its Commercial Publication & Web divisions, has achieved a Silver status from EcoVadis, the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings with a global network of over 85,000 rated companies. The company was considered to be in the top 21% of companies rated by EcoVadis in the manufacture of paints, varnishes and similar coatings, including printing inks. It was rated in the top 9% of companies in the Sustainable Procurement category, as well as in the top 7% for Ethics.
Allen Press, Inc. is the recipient of five awards from the Printing & Imaging Association’s (PIA) Premier Print Awards Competition. With over 2,000 entries, the PIA Premier Print Awards is the most prestigious international print competition in the world.
“These awards are the result of our team’s steadfast commitment to the highest standard of print quality,” said Allen Press CEO Randy Radosevich. “We are honored to be recognized by PIA and will continue to enhance our capabilities and technology to better serve our customers.”
Of the winning submissions, three entries won Certificates of Merit and two won Awards of Recognition.
“Obtaining these awards is an incredible accomplishment as there were thousands of submissions including entries from eight other countries. Allen Press’s pieces rose to the top and your entire team should be proud of this achievement,” said Stacy Steiner, Regional Director of Kansas and Missouri for PIA MidAmerica.
Established in 1950, the PIA Premier Print Awards feature printers from around the world and aims to recognize “truly superior print quality and exceptional craftsmanship.” The Best in Show winners will be revealed during the Premier Print Awards reception on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Chicago.
Awards of Recognition Honorees
Orchids – Magazines (Cover— Sheetfed; Interior—Web)
Plough Quarterly – Magazine Series
Spencer Museum of Art Phase Newsletter – Newsletters (Association/Non-Profit Organizations)
Certificate of Merit Honorees
Current Affairs Magazine November/December 2017 – Architectural/Art/Travel/Other Magazines
Naked Food Magazine Winter 2017 – Environmentally Sound