Lebco Graphics Productivity Leaps With Printmaster PM 52 From Heidelberg
Press release from the issuing company
KENNESAW, Ga. – April 18, 2007 – Lebco Graphics, a $4 million publication and general commercial printer in Boerne, Texas, recently replaced an existing Heidelberg GTO with a Printmaster PM 52 5-color press with automatic blanket washup, automatic inking unit washup and Prinect Classic Center control console.
“We’re very happy with the new press,” says Owner Lanne Bremher. “The automated features save us a great deal of time and effort, and the sales and service support have been excellent.” In fact, Lebco Graphics has experienced a leap in productivity of up to 400 percent with its new press.
Established in 1970, Lebco Graphics has invested heavily in new equipment over the past five years, nearly doubling its growth from 2005 to 2006. The long-time Heidelberg customer also operates a POLAR cutter, a GTO one-color press, and a Windmill letterpress. Other businesses under the Lebco umbrella include Lebco Office Products, the JM Group, one of the largest mailing houses in the San Antonio area, and Southwest Education Enterprises, which provides scientific educational materials to colleges and universities across the nation. Lebco Graphics currently has 27 employees.
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