SBR Technologies and Universal Color Graphics have announced the sale of UCG to SBR effective Aug. 1, 2016. The acquisition will be mutually beneficial, providing UCG with new, extensive solution offerings and production capabilities including UV, solvent and dye sublimation, latex and photographic. SBR will gain a footprint in the print-hungry Las Vegas market with a fully-staffed office, offset print capabilities and an existing catalog of business. “We were excited to add Universal Color Graphics to our company,” comments Guy Timothy, president of SBR Technologies and Vision Graphics. “We are poised for aggressive growth and this acquisition is an important piece of our expansion plans. Our Vision Graphics brand is well known in the large and grand format market. We’re a powerful solution provider for event graphics and the kinds of extreme graphic work that is visible everywhere in the Las Vegas entertainment market.”
LSC Communications (NYSE: LKSD), a leader in print and digital media solutions, announced today that the company was honored with 12 awards during the 2019 Gold Ink Awards ceremony. Presented by Printing Impressions, the Gold Ink Awards is one of the industry’s most prestigious print competitions. LSC’s 12 awards were for printed pieces across nine different categories within the main categories of Commercial Printing, Magazines and Books.
“High quality and consistency that support our clients’ brand strategies is a core value for LSC,” said Stefanie Cortes, Director of Marketing and Communications for LSC. “Being recognized in multiple categories is a proud reflection of the skilled employees across our platforms.”
The annual competition is open to all creators and producers of printed materials, and encompasses nearly 50 categories within commercial printing, magazines, books, catalogs, digital printing and packaging.