Modern Litho, a full-service commercial, catalog and publication printer headquartered in Jefferson City, Mo., announced it has acquired Trio Printing of St. Louis. Serving similar clientele near The Hill, Trio Printing’s operation pairs well with the business model of Modern Litho’s St. Louis facility, located at 5111 Southwest Ave. “Trio Printing has had a successful presence in the St. Louis print industry for many years with well-established customer relationships and high standards of service. We are grateful that they have joined our team and we look forward to the opportunities to bring an enhanced level of capability and quality to the marketplace,” commented Darrell Moore, Modern Litho President. Click Read More below for additional information.
Transcontinental Inc.’s (TSX: TCL.A TCL.B) Media Sector, TC Media, announces today the sale of its weekly Courrier Laval, as well as its related web property, to 2M Média. This company is led by Mr. Martin Olivier, President, and Mr. Martin Routhier, Vice President, who are both former TC Media managers. Fourteen employees of Courrier Laval are transferred to the acquirer, along with two employees from TC Media’s Production team. Furthermore, TC Transcontinental also concluded a multi-year agreement for the printing and distribution of this publication.
TC Transcontinental therefore hands over the reins to 2M Média to carry on the activities of Courrier Laval, a jewel of the weekly newspaper landscape in Québec. The Corporation would like to thank all the employees who have shown dedication and professionalism over the years and wishes them the very best for the future at 2M Média.
Martin Olivier spent close to 13 years working at TC Media, namely as General Manager of Courrier Laval. Martin Routhier served as General Manager of TC Media’s Montreal West publications for many years. Ensuring the sustainability of Courrier Laval, which celebrated its 71th anniversary this year, is something both acquirers have at heart.