MAR Graphics increases lettershop capacity

 

Valmeyer, IL, July 15th, 2016 – MAR Graphics has just completed the addition of a Pitney Bowes FlowMaster RS Flex inserting system.

MAR Graphics utilizes the inserting system to produce a wide variety of mail projects. The 6 station system is configured with in-line cameras and an inkjet station for matching & read/write capability. It also features an additional camera for output verification.

“As the complexity of mail projects has increased, our clients needed the capability that comes with camera matching.” stated Scott Roever, Comptroller and Co-Owner of MAR Graphics. “Knowing that each piece has been successfully processed, imaged and inserted gives our clients the peace of mind that comes with the ability to provide output verification. It also allows us to provide multi-piece matching and read/write inkjet imaging.”

In addition, MAR Graphics operates UV half-web presses from 6 to 10 colors, several UV forms web presses, flexo print and ink-jet systems, multiple color and B/W digital print systems, web-finishing lines, and a full service lettershop.

MAR Graphics adds digital print system

Valmeyer, IL, March 28th, 2016 – MAR Graphics recently completed the installation of a Ricoh InfoPrint 4100 Printing System.

 

MAR Graphics uses the roll-fed B/W imaging system to produce a wide variety of mail, trans-promo and other print projects. The system is configured as a twin-engine production line for faster throughput of duplex imaged pieces. It features a wider print area and can image a wide range of media.

 

“We needed more capacity to meet our growing demand and client base.” stated Rick Roever, President and Co-Owner of MAR Graphics. “This new unit is a leap forward in our ability to meet client deadlines. Not only is the additional capacity a welcome upgrade, the quality and wide substrate range were perfect for our direct mail, publication and trans-promo applications.”

MAR Graphics increases color digital print capacity

Valmeyer, IL, Jan. 27, 2015 – MAR Graphics recently completed the installation of a Ricoh Pro C9110 Digital Press.

 

MAR Graphics utilizes the press to quickly and cost-effectively produce full color direct-mail pieces, on-demand print projects and other print collateral for clients. The press is equipped with a large sheet size that allows print up to 13” x 27.5”.

 

“This new digital press is a great complement to our existing fleet of digital and offset equipment. Not only is our capacity higher, this will allow us to continue to grow in the digital print market and more effectively deliver the print quality required by our clients.” stated Scott Roever, Digital Print Operations V.P. and part-owner of MAR Graphics. “We are happy to have initiated this partnership with Ricoh and the additional offerings it will bring to our customers.”

MAR Graphics increases offset print capacity

Valmeyer, IL, Oct. 1, 2015 –  MAR Graphics recently completed the installation of a 5-color RDP Marathon U.V. web press.

 

MAR Graphics utilizes the press to quickly and cost-effectively produce direct-mail pieces, jumbo rolls and other print pieces. The press is equipped with inter-station UV dryers, a jumbo roll rewind and a continuous fan-folding device for direct mail and other transactional document applications.

 

“The addition of this press allows us to not only react more quickly to customer delivery requirements, it also allows us to expand on our capacity to meet higher quality expectations.” said Rick Roever, President, MAR Graphics.  “Our ability to deliver within tight deadlines is critical in the direct mail and jumbo roll market. This press gives us more horsepower to get that done.”

Updated Digital Imaging Capabilities

MAR Graphics Updates Digital Imaging Capabilities

MAR Graphics recently completed the installation of a Xerox iGen4-26”, and is the first to take advantage of the color precision and speed of the new Xerox Color 8250 Production Printer. Capitalizing on the growth in variable data and digital color printing, MAR upgraded their fleet of color digital print engines to two new, full color devices.

MAR Graphics utilizes the larger 14.33” x 26” sheet size of the iGen4-26” to more efficiently serve their clients in the direct mail and commercial print markets. The iGen4-26” also features matte toner and an in-line booklet-maker. MAR Graphics uses the 8250 to quickly and cost-effectively produce transactional business documents and direct-mail pieces with spot-on color.

“We generate a high volume of direct mail and transactional statements that previously utilized a variety of highlight colors. With the 8250 we have the flexibility to reproduce any color our customers require,” said Scott Roever, VP & Comptroller, MAR Graphics. “Business color printing is a critical component of our operation. With the 8250 we can deliver color accuracy and do so competitively.”

In addition to the iGen4-26” & 8250, MAR Graphics operates multiple B/W devices, UV half-web presses, UV forms web presses, flexo and ink-jet systems, web-finishing lines, lettershop and bindery equipment.