Progressive Printers delivers best-in-class printing service and is equipped to take on projects that might overwhelm others. Staying at the forefront of technical advancements in the printing industry means that we will always be able to deliver you the highest quality products on the market.

Our state of the art equipment enables us to handle any project you bring our way, whether it requires 100 copies or 100,000 catalogs. We manage a high volume of inventory so that when you need to reorder items last minute we have you covered.

 

Prepress

File Transfer

Please contact your sales representative for instructions
on transferring files via our ftp site.

Workflow

XMF

A State of the Art, automated workflow that combines speed,
file integrity, layout and a wide variety of screening and trapping options.

Proofing

2 EFI Color proof XF/ Epson 9900. A carefully managed, contract quality
ink-jet proofing system that is calibrated to G7 standards to offer you
the closest possible results to the actual press sheet.  Maximum sheet size 30″ x 40.”

2 EFI Color proof XF/ Epson 9800 for Imposition Proofing to show backups,
crossovers and critical page layouts

Pressroom

Presses

Man Roland 700 (six color press with stub unit aqueous coater)

  • Maximum sheet size 29 1/4”x 41”.
  • Minimum sheet size 13 1/2”x 19.
  • Maximum thickness of 36 Pt. Stock.

Two Man Roland 300 (six color perfecter with coater unit)

  • Maximum sheet size 23 1/4”x 29 1/8”.
  • Minimum sheet size 10”x 13”.
  • Maximum thickness of 24 Pt. Stock.
  • Perfectors Print 1 over 5 or 2 over 4

Miller TP 104 (six color press)

  • Perfects 1 color over 5 colors or 2 colors over 4 colors.
  • Maximum sheet size of 28 3/8”x 41”.
  • Minimum sheet size of 14 1/4”x 20 1/2”.
  • Maximum thickness of 18 Pt. stock.

A.B Dick Model 9985 (two color press with envelope feeder)

  • Maximum sheet size 13 1/2”x 17 3/4”.
  • Minimum sheet size 3”x 5”.
  • Maximum thickness of 12 Pt. stock.

High Speed Digital Printing

Advanced High-Tech full service Digital department, capable of duplexing,
folding, stitching, and drilling all in one pass. Digital Presses make production
color printing easy, affordable, and professional with outstanding image quality.
Able to handle a wide range of media sizes and weights.

  • 2 Konica Minolta C8000 Digital Presses
  • Xerox 260 Digital Press
  • Xante High Speed Envelope Press

Digital Finishing Equipment

  • Graphic Whizard GW 12000
  • Numbering , Perforating , Scoring and Slitting System
  • Baum D5-ST5 Paper Drill
  • Variable Data Numbering and addressing system

Post Press Finishing and Bindery

Cutting

2 Saber 54” Guillotines

Folding and Stitching

MBO 2-26 & 1-32 Folders

All 3 folders have 8 page units. 2–16 page units that may be used on either folder. All folders have the following capability with inline attachments. Roto Crease Scoring system offering letterpress quality score. MBO double gate-fold unit for specialty folding. Fenimore 3 hole in line punch with 1/4 + 5/16 holes. Fenimore inline stitcher trimmer unit capable of folding stitching and trimming in one operation 8, 12, and 16 page self cover books. Inline Shrink wrapping. Inline paper banding.

Muller Martini 6 Pocket Saddle-stitcher with Cover Feeder

  • Maximum standard book 9 3/8”x 13 3/4”.
  • Maximum oblong book 12”x 9”.
  • Minimum standard book 3 1/2”x 5 1/2”.
  • In-Line 3 knife trimming. Capability of floating card insert between stitches.

 Duplo SC 10,000

Single sheet collator system will collate 20 sheets per set

Specialty Finishing Operations Tape-Services Stik-it Tape Applicator

Ability to accurately apply up to 4 strips of 1/2”, 3/4”, or 1” double sided tape from
rolls in either strip or spot mode (stop and start of a tape head one or more times
on a single piece). Tape sheets up to 24” wide and any length. Film Laminating

Scott Tab Cutting Equipment

Cut any width index tab.

In House Die Shop & Finishing

Richards Electromatic Die Making Saw

Heidelberg 22”x 30 1/4” (Cylinder Letterpress)

Number, die cut, perforate and score.

Meihle 14”x 20” – Number, die cut, perforate and score.

Kluge 12”x 18”  – Number, die cut, perforate and score.

Chandler & Price 12”x 18” – Number, die cut, perforate and score.

COVERBIND 5000 desktop document binding machine spine size 1/16” to 2” max 14” wide