Arandell Corporation, the premier catalog printer, mailer, and distributor in the United States, announced today that they had the honor of receiving several awards in this year’s Annual Gold Ink Awards Competition. With an entry of six catalogs total, Arandell took home 4 awards presented in the Consumer Catalog category.
Arandell’s Gold award was for producing SAKS 2012 March Fashion Book, using heatset printing 4/color on coated paper (perfect bound). Arandell also received three Pewter Awards for Patagonia’s Spring 2012 Catalog; Fossil’s Summer 2011 Catalog and Nordstrom’s February 2012 Catalog. The catalogs were evaluated on registration, level of difficulty, folding / binding / finishing and overall craftsmanship of product.
Jim Treis, Arandell Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, stated,“We are honored to receive these awards which demonstrate the hard work and dedication our teams put forth to create a flawless artistic marketing piece. Having the opportunity to win a category is not an easy challenge and something to be very proud of. I am very pleased that we have been recognized for our excellence among such a distinguished group of peers.”
Gold Ink Awards are the industry’s most prestigious print competition. Gold Ink winners gain powerful recognition for both their company and their clients. This year’s Gold Ink Award winners were chosen from nearly 1,500 entries submitted within different categories. Winning pieces surpassed their competitors based on print quality, technical difficulty and overall visual effect to become the year’s best printing in North America.
Contest judges included a wide range of printing, publishing and design industry professionals. To view a complete listing of Gold Ink winners, please visit goldink.com/.
Founded in 1922 and based in Menomonee Falls, WI, Arandell (arandell.com) provides high-quality printing, premedia, mailing, distribution, list management, database marketing, mobile solutions, logistics and consulting services to its partners in the retail and direct mail catalog markets. Arandell’s client-focused associates work hard to deliver expert solutions that go far beyond expectations. Visit Arandell’s CataBlog for the latest multichannel marketing news.