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American Color Graphics Chooses Radius for New Print Management System

Press release from the issuing company

Chicago, IL – (October 7, 2002) Radius Solutions, Inc., a global supplier of management information systems for the print and packaging markets announced today that it has established a working partnership with American Color Graphics to begin implementing the PECAS Vision II print management system throughout ACG’s organization. According to American Color Graphics Project Manager Tim Fischer, Radius Solutions’ ability to provide a system that is flexible, user - friendly and fully integrated in a multi-plant operating environment are some of the reasons why they have signed a multi-million dollar agreement with Radius Solutions to install PECAS Vision II as their print management system. From estimating to order entry to shop floor data capture, American Color Graphics will begin implementing the entire PECAS II Vision system in October, 2002, with an eventual rollout into all nine plant locations in North America. Dallas Patterson, ACG’s Senior Vice President of Quality and Information Systems adds, "The PECAS solution utilizes a stable, scalable, industrially proven open architecture which provides ease of integration with other systems and tools. We were also pleased with their user group and support offerings." Radius Solutions President David Taylor couldn’t be more pleased. "This is a wonderful opportunity for us to continue to develop our reputation as the leading "best of breed" provider of print management systems and this partnership, without a doubt, will secure our future as the leading MIS software solution in the industry for many years to come." American Color Graphics is one of the nation’s largest suppliers of commercial heatset offset and flexographic printing. The company’s nine production facilities in the U.S. and Canada print and distribute products such as weekly retail advertising inserts, Sunday comic sections, comic books, and other publications for many of North America’s leading retailers and major newspapers. Radius Solutions is a global supplier of management information systems specifically designed for the print and packaging markets. With over 30 years of industry experience, Radius continues to lead the industry with its PECAS Vision software in medium, large and multi-site implementation environments with companies like the Moore Corporation, Quebecor and Polestar. Get to know PECAS Vision. Contact us for a live demonstration or stop by our Booth, #4836, at Graph Expo, McCormick Place South, Oct 6-9th in Chicago, IL or visit our Web site at radiussolutions.com today.