STOW, Ohio — July 22, 2016 — The executive management team of TRAXIUM LLC is pleased to announce that it has acquired the assets of R & J Printing Enterprises, dba Newhouse Printing, in Dover, Ohio. Newhouse joins Printing Concepts, Marketing Concepts, Fulfillment Concepts, Packaging Concepts, Media Concepts and Serendipity Holdings as part of the TRAXIUM family of companies.
This strategic acquisition is part of TRAXIUM’s long term vision of bringing together industry leading printing and marketing companies to create the premier organization in Northeast Ohio and beyond. This is a merger of two well managed, growth oriented, financially strong and very profitable companies that are coming together to use their combined resources to better serve their rapidly growing client base within the Ohio region and beyond.
Sharing Strengths to Grow and Succeed in a Competitive Marketplace
“Our valued customers can expect to receive the superior product and excellent service that is the trademark of both Newhouse and Printing Concepts, as well as look forward to our continued expansion of both traditional and on-demand printing and marketing services,” says George Schmutz, CEO of TRAXIUM. “What defines our company is the belief that every employee deserves the backing of a company that supports not just them, but their families as well, through excellent wages, respect, opportunity for growth, and a robust benefits package. Our goal is to positively impact our communities and to make sure that all of our families are given the ability to do so as well.”
John Carpenter, former president of Newhouse Printing, is a Member in TRAXIUM and has transitioned to the role of executive VP of business development and will be charged with leading the sales, marketing, and business development efforts for all divisions.
“Exciting innovations in the printing industry continue to develop. Most of these advancements are aimed at economically coordinating Web-based marketing efforts with both traditional and digital printing,” Carpenter comments. “I believe that by merging Newhouse with Printing Concepts, we exponentially increase our ability to better meet the needs of our rapidly growing customer base. This is a great move for everyone. Both companies have considerable quality printing experience and our growing menu of related services will help customers stay efficient and targeted in their marketing efforts.”
Newhouse Printing and Printing Concepts are award winning commercial printing and marketing services companies. As highly regarded members of the Ohio printing community, the companies provide effective marketing solutions through high-quality printing, mailing and distribution services for clientele that include individual, retail, corporate and advertising agencies on both a regional and national level.