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Full Range of Design & Printing Services

From personal to industrial printing, Harris Printing Company, Inc. has the ability to design and produce all your printing needs. Posters, product catalogs, brochures, flyers, product sheets, business forms, booklets, pocket-folders, cartons, folding cartons and labels are just a sampling of the many items we provide our clients. Below is a full description of our capabilities.

Creative Services

Our Creative Services facility features an experienced staff of graphic designers, scanner operators and imaging specialists. The department is centered around Macintosh pre-press and design workstations, low-end and high-end scanners, photo-manipulation, digital trapping and imposition workstations; all of which feature the latest graphics software.

We have black & white as well as color printers and copiers to produce high resolution laser outputs and color copies. Full color digitally produced color proofing is produced on our HP-5000 unit. This allows our clients the opportunity to critique critical color files before final printing film is produced. With our Heidelberg Primesetter imagesetter, we are able to output color-separated, plate-ready film negatives up to 40" ranging from 1270 to 3969 dpi.

Pre-Press

Our Pre-Press department features a complete conventional darkroom capable of providing all types of line shots, stats, halftones and duotones.

Proofing is done by using DuPont Dylux (bluelines) and DuPont's Waterproof Color Proofing. We use overlay color sheets to simulate PMS colors when required.

Conventional platemaking requirements are performed on our Teaneck light frames and have integrated draw down units for excellent contact of film to plate materials. Step-n-Repeat platemaking is done with our AL4050 LOG-E Auto Loader Step and Repeat System. This unit can expose, change film and masks, and relocate positioning with amazing accuracy and efficiency This unit allows our clients to mix and match different items together to create more efficient productions runs.

All our exposure equipment is equipped with light-integrated controls that help us produce consistent results day in and day out -results which are a must in producing top quality printing.

Large Offset Press Room

Our Large Offset Press Room features 18 printing units larger than 19 x 25. All our large equipment are Heidelberg presses which are world-renown for dependability and quality.

We have a 6-color and a 5-color Heidelberg Speedmaster 102 (28 x 40). Both are equipped with in-line aqueous coating. We also have a 5-color Heidelberg MO (19 x 25-1/2). All 3 presses feature CPC controls which allow the pressmen remote control functions of the equipment from a central point. This feature allows us to have faster make-readies, reduce waste substantially and obtain high speed production while maintaining an equally high level of quality.

All our multi-color presses are equipped with X-Rite scanning densitometers and computerized color management systems. These units provide our pressmen with critical information that enables them to produce consistent controlled color from start to finish.

Both presses are backed up by a 20 x 28 2-color Heidelberg Speedmaster Perfector. This press allows us to print both sides of the paper in one pass/one color per side, or straight 2-color multi-color work. It has been and still is an industry workhorse in many plants across the world. It provides us with a security blanket for our clients should one of our multi-color presses experience a mechanical problem during a peak period.

Small Offset Press Room

Our Small Offset Press Room features (1) 2-color Heidelberg GTO 52 and (2) Ryobi 3200 presses. This equipment allows us to maintain the same quality and service standards that are usually associated with much larger equipment. Letterheads, business forms, tickets, tags, business cards, booklets and brochures are just a few of the many items we produce on a daily basis with this equipment.

Bindery

Our Bindery department features 2 computer programmable paper cutters; one 54" and one 45" with monitor. Both cutters are of modern design and high speed to help ensure fast and accurate trimming under the tightest of deadlines.

We have 2 large format folders, one 19 x 25 Stahl parallel folder and one MBO 27 x 39-1/2 right angle, 3-section folder with continuous feed.

The bindery department also includes a 4-pocket plus cover feeder Heidelberg Omega binder-saddle gatherer, stitcher-trimmer with loop stitching capabilities. We also have a single head stitcher for your piece that requires the delicate hand touch. A multiple-head drill, padding machine and shrink wrapping complete our bindery department.

Finishing

Our die cutting capabilities are anchored around (2) 28 x 41 diecutters, (1) Consolidated JF1030 Iijima and (1) Brausse 1050SE. Both are high speed machines with in-line stripping capabilities. We have (3) Heidelberg cylinder presses with sheet size capabilities up to 21-1/4 x 30-1/4. Diecutting, scoring, perforating and numbering are performed daily on these presses as well as a 10 x 15 Heidelberg Windmill.

Our finish capabilities also feature a Standard Paper Box FG850 Folder Gluer, a real workhorse in our industry, capable of handling paper, paperboard and E-fluted corrugated in a wide array of formats and blank sizes. Pocket folders, reverse-tuck cartons, straight-tuck cartons, auto-bottom cartons and paperboard envelopes are a few of the products finished on these valuable pieces of equipment.

Warehousing & Shipping

We can provide fulfillment, warehousing and dispatch on a per job basis.

We ship by common carriers, UPS and Federal Express for next day deliveries. We also have 3 delivery vehicles for local deliveries and for those jobs that have to be there when other means fail.