Exploring Opportunities in Global Print, Packaging

Joe Kulis, COO of The Garvey Group, (foreground) shows PRIMIR 2013 Winter Meeting attendees a press proof during a tour of The Garvey Group’s impressive suburban Chicago facility. Attendees from a very diverse group representing ink, presses, plates, paper and post-press equipment are shown from left to right: Marco Boer, I.T. Strategies; Tony Laurino, Sun Chemical; Paul Jaynes, Eastman Kodak; Matthew Desjarlais, Gateway Bookbinding Systems; Suzanne Bostick, Mitsubishi Imaging; Tim Nordin, Verso Paper; and, Ram Santhanam, Avery.

By 2017 China is forecast to become the largest print market nudging the U.S. into second place.