All blog posts by American Litho Blog Team

HP joins us for 2 days of learning, sharing, growth

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When there’s a training session on the American Litho production floor, we’re usually learning from a technology partner who is showing us what a newly acquired system will add to our broad array of print and direct mail capabilities. But last month, our valued partners at Hewlett Packard asked us to train them – and it was… [Read More]

Proud to rank near the top of Printing Impressions’ new list of Top 400 printers

ALitho Printing Impressions Top Printer

2019 Printing Impressions 400 – the who’s who of the printing industry — ranks American Litho among the top of all North American printing companies.

Our 2nd year on Chicago Tribune’s prestigious list of Top Workplaces for all Midwest companies

American Litho Top WP 2019

American Litho is celebrating the news that our company has been voted one of the best places to work in the Chicago area for a second straight year. This annual honor comes from the Chicago Tribune and is based on independent research by Energage, a workplace improvement specialist. We are very proud to be on… [Read More]

VIDEO: Our HP T240 HD press will transform your next print project

American Litho HP T240 HD Press

At American Litho, we’re tech freaks. That’s because we know that innovation opens the door to exciting new possibilities for you and your brand. Our search for new print tech that delivers more speed, accuracy and quality led us to the HP PageWide Web Press T240 HD. And since this new system hit our production… [Read More]

Why direct mail is the power tool in your customer acquisition strategy

Direct mail is surging - American Litho September 2019

Advances in the way that marketers use direct mail are paying BIG dividends. Did you know that response rates seen with the typical house list reached an amazing 9% in 2018? This figure comes from the Direct Marketing Association (now part of the ANA, Data Marketing & Analytics), and it represents giant leap from the… [Read More]

How rich, consistent color builds your brand’s image

G7 Certification for American Litho in 2019

Posted by Tony Ferruzza Accurate color reproduction is absolutely essential to the way the world sees your brand. This is why the American Litho team strives to meet the highest possible standards of color management in our industry. We are very proud that our company has met the G7 Master Facility Colorspace standards set by… [Read More]

PI World, Print Hall of Fame Inductees Announced. Congrats ALitho Leadership!

Hall of Fame, PI World Mike Fontana

Everyone who works at American Litho knows Mike Fontana as a visionary leader and a strong, supportive presence in the workplace. He champions an open-door leadership style and a devotion to employee growth and development that have helped us evolve from a small print shop in Addison, Illinois to the fast-growing, multifaceted company we are… [Read More]

World-class honors for our clients in 2019 PIA Awards

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Every year, print companies from across the globe submit their best work to the Printing Industries of America’s Premier Print Awards competition. As the largest graphic arts trade association, PIA is devoted to the advancement of the graphic communications industry worldwide. Receiving a Best in Category Award – also known as a “Benny” – from… [Read More]

VIDEO: Powered by USPS, We Will Make Your Direct Mail Results Soar

Last week at the National Postal Forum, our video crew talked with Matt Menconi, Executive VP of Sales, about the value of American Litho’s long-standing partnership with USPS. There’s nothing like having the Post Office in your corner, Matt says –explaining how having USPS experts at the table solves complex problems and maximizes value for… [Read More]

We’ve added MORE digital firepower to elevate your next print project

American Litho HP T240

American Litho never stops investing in new print technologies that will help you engage thousands, even millions of new customers with greater efficiency and impact. We are thrilled to announce the arrival of HP’s PageWide Web Press T240 HD on our production floor, as recently reported in What They Think. HP’s state-of-the-art system opens the… [Read More]