Jet Receives 13 Awards in AIPX Statewide Print Competition
Press release from the issuing company
Downers Grove, Illinois - 5/1/05 – Jet is proud to announce they have received several awards for outstanding achievement in the 3rd Annual Achievements in Print Excellence Competition. The AIPX (Achievements in Print Excellence) Awards is a statewide printing competition hosted by the Printing Industry of Illinois and Indiana, the states’ trade association for printing and the graphic arts.
The AIPX Awards recognize those responsible for the creation and production of print communications in Illinois and Indiana. The competition promotes excellence in print communications and rewards companies and individuals that produce the best in print media.
Competing against 323 entries from printing and graphic arts firms from the two states, Jet is awarded as follows:
Product Booklets and Brochures (4 or more colors) - The “Equal” Brochure – Award of Excellence
Product Booklets and Brochures (4 or more colors) - Sun Training Brochure – Certificate of Merit
Service Booklets and Brochures (4 or more colors) - Transparent Container Brochure – Award of Excellence
Service Booklets and Brochures (4 or more colors) - True Value Brand Brochure – Award of Excellence
Product Catalogs (4 or more colors) - Safilo 2004 Sun Collections – Certificate of Merit
Product Catalogs (4 or more colors) - Heidi’s Gourmet Desserts – Certificate of Merit
Soft Cover Books - The “A6” Book – Best of Category
Novelty Books - The MOMA Book – Best of Category
Magazines (4 or more colors throughout) - Alt Pick Magazine Fall/Winter – Award of Excellence
Business and Annual Reports (4 or more colors throughout) - Saks Annual Report – Certificate of Merit
Art Prints / Art Reproductions - Millennium Park Print Sets – Best of Category
Invitations (1,2, or 3 colors) - (re th)ink on paper invitation – Best of Category
Potpourri / Miscellaneous Specialties: Other - Bob Evans Menu – Certificate of Merit
“We are so proud of our winning team,” said Tony Haugen, Sr. Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “It’s an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces top quality, award winning materials.”
Joanne Rock, PII’s Interim President and CEO, agrees. “Each year, the AIPX competition increases in intensity. The quality of the 2005 entries was very impressive. Jet should be justifiably proud of its achievement and the excellent work done by its employees.”
Founded in 1947, today, Jet is one of the largest, privately held sheet-fed commercial printers in the Chicago area. Jet employs more than 180 people within its hub facility in Downers Grove, IL and its fulfillment, finishing and distribution center in Bolingbrook, IL.
Jet’s value added service offerings include: full-service prepress and planning, conventional / specialty printing, digital variable data printing, plastic card manufacturing as well as full-service fulfillment, finishing and distribution services. Jet is extremely proud of its national reputation for high quality printing, servicing customers across the country.
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