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Presstek Inc. / Fiscal year 2010 revenues: $134.46 million / HQ: Greenwich, Conn. / Specialty: Direct-imaging digital offset presses / Presstek: “Presstek solutions offer the most efficient and profitable manufacturing process available to printers today.” presstek develops printing systems that help customers improve quality and increase productivity. Pressing On presstek’ s tradition of innovation helps it to develop new systems that benefit its customers. More than 20 years ago, Presstek Inc. entered the market with a plan to change the way offset printing is produced. Since then, the company has created a number of systems and services – it holds more than 500 patents – designed to make it easier for printers to meet the demand for high-quality, faster turnaround printing, while at the same time improving their profit margins. “Faster turn times, higher quality, more color – these are but a few of the challenges today’s print service providers face from a base of increasingly demanding print buyers,” the company says. “Finding ways to meet 124 SPRING 2011 these demands profitably can be complicated. “Since its inception, Presstek has been focused on simplifying offset printing with innovative solutions that take time and steps out of the offset printing process. Whether our clients choose to make plates onpress or off-press, Presstek solutions offer the most efficient and profitable manufacturing process available to printers today. And they are environmentally friendly, too.” Based in Greenwich, Conn., Presstek says it is the world’s premier provider of environmentally responsible direct-imaging (DI) digital off- set presses and computer-to-plate (CTP) solutions. The company has been the recipient of many prestigious Graphic Arts Technical Foundation InterTech awards and has been recognized by numerous other industry sources for innovations in business and technology. Presstek explains it has pioneered the advancement of digital offset printing solutions for commercial printing applications by: > Inventing the technology incorporated in DI presses; > Inventing chemistry-free imaging of printing plates; > Significantly streamlining the print production workflow through its many innovations; > Implementing workflows that transition printing from a skill-based craft to a modern manufacturing process; and > Introducing the Presstek 52DI, a

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Manufacturing Today - Spring 2011
Business Value
Supply Chain
Patriot Forge Co.
Reading Bakery Systems
The South African Mint Co.
GCX Corp.
Jay Industries Inc.
Johnson Electric Coil Co.
Certified Transmission
Olhausen Billiards
Pace Industrues
RTI Claro
The Testor Corp.
Restonic Matresses
Advanced Automation
Anadigics Inc.
Hermes Cones & Snack Manufacturers
JR Automation Technologies LLC
Prodomax Automation Inc.
Stafford Manufacturing Corp.
New England Ropes
Berger Paints Trinidad Ltd.
Air Tractor
Artisans Inc.
Bermingham Foundation Solutions
Bowers Manufacturing Co.
Ferti Technologies
Industrial Acoustics
Morton Industries
Presstek Inc.
Ranco Fertiservice Inc.
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Manufacturing Today - Spring 2011