Consolidated Graphics

Mt. Vernon Printing Achieves G7 Master Qualified Printer Status

Mt. Vernon Printing, a Consolidated Graphics, Inc. company specializing in marketing collateral, educational literature and direct mail for associations, unions, political campaigns, corporations and advertising agencies, announced it has achieved G7 Master Qualified Printer status through IDEAlliance, the nonprofit industry organization that develops, educates, and validates best practices in publishing and information technology. Mt. Vernon Printing’s G7 Master Qualified Printer designation highlights the company’s commitment to quality, consistency and color management.

“Being recognized as a G7 Master Qualified Printer speaks to the ongoing commitment we have to the print industry at large,” said Russell Price, President of Mt. Vernon Printing. “We are constantly working to better our technology, processes and service in order to provide best-in-class printing to our customers.”

Mt. Vernon Printing has been trained to utilize the new G7 methodology and can produce a press sheet to GRACoL (General Requirements for Applications in Commercial Offset Lithography) targets within acceptable tolerances. By achieving the status of a G7 Master Qualified Printer, Mt. Vernon Printing can reliably produce high quality printing with a close visual appearance from proof to press, as well as from press to press. As a G7 Master Qualified Printer, the company will go through a yearly requalification audit to ensure it maintains IDEAlliance calibration and process standards.

Including Mt. Vernon Printing, 57 Consolidated Graphics companies hold the G7 Master Qualified Printer status, giving the company the distinction of having the most certified printers in the world.