NPES: Membership Records Being Set in Era of Consolidation
Press release from the issuing company
February 12, 2002 - Thirteen new companies have joined NPES in the last six months of 2001 bringing total membership to 486 companies, compared with 461 in 2000. The total includes 374 active members, 7 associate members and 105 divisions and subsidiaries. The new members are:
Attalus Inc. USA
Delegate: Fred Nief, National Sales Manager
Alternate: Takis Panayotopoulos, President
Manufacturer of laminating and wire binding machines and supplies.
ColorMetrix Technologies, LLC
Delegate: James J Raffel, Director Sales & Marketing
Manufacturer of color calibration and control products, information/process control systems, software, color collaboration, testing instruments and web inspection systems.
Electronic Systems, Inc.
(A Division of Royse Manufacturing Company).
Manufacturer of IR dryers: high pile sheetfed dryer, extended delivery coating dryer extended delivery UV curving, inter station infrared, inter station heated air knives, installation primer coating dryer, PC dryer system controls, SCR power controls, press vapor exhaust, process control systems, OEM controls, sheet flotation systems, sand sheet control airbags.
GBR Systems Corporation
Delegate: Jeffrey H Brewer, Vice President and General Manager
Alternate: Paul McCormick, Vice President and Director
Manufacturer of folding systems, continuous form cutters, sheet and insert feeders, feeder/folders, one step mailers, slitter/merger systems and pressure sealers.
Delegate: Greg E Imhoff, President
Manufacturer of Centurfax Digital Dotmeters and software for the Americas; EMPA/VGRA digital and conventional control devices and solutions.
hhs America Corporation
Delegate: John Edgar, President
Alternate: Walter Zuercher, Technical Director
Manufacturer of high and low pressure cold glue applications systems. Hotmelt systems for dot and line, remoist and fugitive glues. HHS' glue scan detection components with Kurandt defect monitoring and product ejection device offer full OC systems.
Independent Graphic Services, Inc.
Delegate: Judy Schwarz, Secretary-Treasurer
Alternate: Peter Schwarz, President
Manufacturer of easy packing gauge and lynx print register computer.
International Knife & Saw, Inc.
Delegate: Jeramy Fishel, Marketing Contact
Alternate: Bill Schult, President
Manufacturer of cutting tools for the printing industry, and others: Tooth Knives, Knife Boxes, Doctor Blades, Slitters, Etc.
Korber PaperLink North America
Delegate: Peter Paulson, President
Manufacturer of sheeting, converting and packaging machinery.
Mad Dog Graphix, Inc.
Delegate: Dean Barr, President
Manufacturer of Bee-Line computer graphics.
Precision Index Equipment
Delegate: Craig Block, President
Alternate: Jonathan R Geller, CEO
Manufacturer of laminating, tab cutting, hole punching and edge reinforcing, machines-supplies parts and services.
Delegate: Eric A. Gutwillig, Vice President of Marketing
Alternate: Bruce Liroff, President
Manufacturer of pressroom chemicals, supplies and equipment.
Robatech USA, Inc.
Delegate: Beat Stauble CEO, President
Alternate: Frank Hughes, Vice President of Sales
Manufacturer of adhesive application technology.
NPES is a U.S. trade association representing companies engaged in manufacturing and importing for sale or distribution of machinery, equipment, systems, software and supplies used in every printing, publishing and converting process from desktop design and image generation and processing to multiple output options and targeted dissemination systems. NPES is a co-sponsor of PRINT, GRAPH EXPO and CONVERTING EXPO, the leading expositions of printing, publishing and converting technologies in the Americas.
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