Real Customers. Proven Results.

Premier, Portland, OR

Addition of a new Hunkeler Roll-to-Cut/Stack system shaves weeks off of the production time for one key direct mail client. Read More

Both the pre-sale and post-sale support from Standard Finishing has been terrific.

Alphagraphics Tempe, Tempe, AZ

A full suite of Horizon solutions and new RD-N4055 Die Cutting System reduces man hours and brings more jobs back in-house. Read More

…the labor and time reduction is amazing.

Ironmark, Annapolis Junction, MD

A long partnership with Standard Finishing credited as a key element of growth through automation, ease-of-use of Standard Horizon solutions. Read More

They really took the time to put us with the right piece of equipment.

BR Printers, San Jose, CA

An in-line Hunkeler solution and near-line Hunkeler/Horizon solution helps increase book production capacity and throughput. Read More

They deliver a good product and they stand by it.

BookBaby, Pennsauken, NJ

Perfect binding and trimming solutions from Standard Horizon increase capacity by 50% through automation, reliability. Read More

Buying our third binding/trimming solution from them indicates how confident we are in the equipment!

Content Critical Solutions, Valley Stream, NY

The addition of Hunkeler Generation 8 across multiple production locations helps expand variable production capabilities for data-intensive transaction printing applications. Read More

The reliability of the Hunkeler lines is vital here.

Starline Printing, Albuquerque, NM

A bindery refresh with Standard Horizon solutions helps reduce labor costs and streamline operations to meet increased customer demand for shorter runs and reduced cycle times. Read More

It’s dramatically changed our business in so many ways!

LifeSprings Media, Franklin Springs, GA

Make-ready time and waste are drastically reduced as bookletmaking gets consolidated into one integrated process with Standard Horizon solutions. Read More

It reduced our offset overruns from 8 or 10% to just a few sheets.

Bridgeport National Bindery, Agawam, MA

A new inkjet press and a combination of Hunkeler and Horizon finishing boosts capacity and enables efficient production one-off books to meet changing customer demands. Read More

…We don’t have to worry about finishing being a bottleneck.

ProList, Frederick, MD

A suite of automated, flexible, and operator-friendly Horizon finishing solutions expands finishing capabilities and increases business. Read More

  The [SmartSlitter] basically sets itself up with minimal operator intervention…

L+L Printers, San Diego, CA

A new Horizon perfect binding and trimming configuration eliminates outsourcing and accelerates production times while achieving superior results. Read More

  Book blocks & covers are fed into the BQ-480, producing finished books as fast as you can feed…

Prisma, Phoenix, AZ

An increased need to produce high-speed, variable data direct mail to enhance technology-enabled marketing solutions drives new investments in Hunkeler and Horizon finishing equipment. Read More

  Moving from one [job] to the next to the next seamlessly has been a huge benefit to us & our clients.

Mail Processing Associates, Lakeland, FL

Print and mail facility increases productivity and reduces outsourcing with smart investment in Standard Horizon finishing solutions like the StitchLiner Mark III Saddlestitcher. Read More

  We can now bring in well over $100,000 of work we previously had to outsource.

Delzer Lithographic Company, Waukesha, WI

Third-generation commercial printer transforms their bindery with a new lineup of Horizon solutions including: saddlestitching, collating, large-format folding, die cutting, and perfect binding with in-line trimming. Read More

  Transforming our operation…has had a significant impact on employee morale.

Cypress Independent School District, Harris County, TX

Third-largest school district in Texas improves efficiency, reduces outsourcing costs, and improves staff morale with the addition of a Hunkeler/Horizon Roll-to-Booklet system. Read More

  The results have been dramatic.

ACP International, Arlington, TX

ACP International significantly reduced production time and improved the consistency and quality of their specialty applications with a new Horizon RD-4055DMC die cutter. Read More

  It’s made a huge difference in our operation.

Gazette Printing Company, Easthampton, MA

Gazette Printing nearly tripled productivity in their bindery after installing a Standard Horizon AFC-746F B1 Pallet-Feed Folder, easing labor concerns along the way.  Read More

  The level of automation exceeds anything else out there.

BIP Printing Solutions, Beachwood, OH

A subsidiary of Simple Solutions, BIP Printing Solutions was able to eliminate outsourcing and add enough capacity to support a trade printing business with Hunkeler and Horizon Finishing.  Read More

  We’re now able to provide a much more reliable product to our customers.

Darwill, Hillside, IL

Headquartered in Hillside, Illinois, Darwill leveraged Hunkeler Generation 8 in-line finishing to increase productivity and keep pace with their new high-speed inkjet press.  Read More

  We especially appreciate the proactive support we get from the Standard team.

3A Press, Lajas, Puerto Rico

With the installation of Standard Horizon AF-406F and AFC-566FG folders, Puerto Rico-based 3A Press reduced setup, changeover, and training time and increased efficiency and productivity.  Read More

  We’ve done more than 20 million folds on these machines with no problems.

Alexander’s Print Advantage, Lindon, UT

Utah-based Alexander’s Print Advantage sparks growth with a shift in focus to automated programs, installing several Standard solutions including the BQ-480 Perfect Binder and SmartStacker. Read More

  There was no question in our mind that we would go back to Standard to fill this need.

Foxy Propaganda, Kennedale, TX

In Texas, Foxy Propaganda achieves a 50% increase in throughput with the Standard Horizon StitchLiner Mark III. Read More

  This combination has really revolutionized our business.

Direct Mail Solutions, Richmond, VA

Direct Mail Solutions migrates from toner to inkjet with Hunkeler and Horizon finishing, positioning itself for continued growth and expanded application capability. Read More

  We have exceeded our expectations.

InfoSend, Anaheim, CA

InfoSend achieves new heights in flexibility and productivity with Roll-to-Stack and Roll-to-Fold lines from Hunkeler and Horizon. Read More

  We definitely made the right decision.

Taylor-Demers, Toronto, ON

In Toronto, Taylor-Demers brings outsourced work in-house with the combination of Hunkeler Roll-to-Stack and the Horizon StitchLiner 5500. Read More

  This configuration has been an amazing success.

AccuLink, Greeneville, NC

AccuLink engineers a new workflow and eliminates the finishing bottleneck with the Standard Horizon SmartStacker to take on the volumes of an important client. Read More

  If Standard makes a solution that meets my needs, I’m not going anywhere else.

Printers 3, Hauppauge, NY

On Long Island, Printers 3 brings saddlestitching and perfect binding in-house with Standard Horizon to reduce turnaround time and meet the needs of their clients. Read More

  The equipment basically sold itself.

Alliance, Houston, TX

Alliance is serving a new niche with a Standard Hunkeler and Horizon Roll-to-Booklet solution, and is poised to add additional volume from future customers. Read More

  All three [print vendors] recommended that we work with Standard Finishing.

MCA-NetPub, Poughkeepsie, NY

NetPub transforms their business with production inkjet printing and an inline Standard Hunkeler Roll-to-Stack configuration to deliver book blocks to their bindery. Read More

  We liked the fact that Hunkeler’s solution featured newer, software-driven technology.

Hatteras, Tinton Falls, NJ

In New Jersey, Hatteras builds a dedicated digital finishing operation equipped with Horizon solutions to handle their short-run, fast-turn work, including their latest acquisition, the Standard Horizon SmartSlitter all-in-one sheet processing system. Read More

  We chose Horizon because their equipment is well-built and durable.

Total Printing Systems, Newton, IL

Illinois-based Total Printing Systems grows their book printing business with a full suite of Hunkeler and Horizon solutions designed to maximize productivity and reduce waste while meeting tighter customer deadlines. Read More

  Robustness and reliability are key, and Hunkeler and Horizon have not disappointed.

RPI, Seattle, WA

The Horizon SmartStacker is revolutionizing greeting card production at RPI in Seattle to help grow their stationery product offerings. Read More

  It’s another example of great engineering from Horizon.

Darwill, Hillside, IL

Illinois-based Darwill is using in-line Hunkeler solutions with near-line Horizon systems to produce highly customized pieces in the same run, with outstanding results. Read More

  The Hunkeler Roll-to-Stack configuration with dynamic perfing gives us a lot of versatility.

Gatherall Bindery, Wixom, MI

In Michigan, Gatherall Bindery relies on the flexibility built into each of their Standard Horizon products to accommodate the countless needs of the many printers they serve. Read More

  The Standard Horizon BQ-470 Perfect Binder has opened up a whole new market.

J.S. McCarthy, Augusta, ME

At J.S. McCarthy in Maine, a brand new Horizon SmartSlitter is taking on the work of multiple machines, seamlessly performing several different finishing steps in one process. Read More

  If you produce digital print, the Standard Horizon SmartSlitter is a must-have!

Gosselin Graphics, Fort Lauderdale, FL

In Fort Lauderdale, FL, trade printer Gosselin maximizes the gains of their new press by adding a Standard Horizon SPF-200L Bookletmaker with a two tower VAC-1000 Collator. Read More

  I was impressed with the ability to produce landscape booklets on the SPF-200L.

Gasch Printing, Odenton, MD

The digital book specialists at Gasch Printing of Odenton, MD install an in-line Standard Hunkeler Roll-to-Stack solution, producing up to 1,650 book blocks per hour. Read More

  We appreciate the Standard Hunkeler Roll-to-Stack’s ability to run lighter-weight papers.

Heeter, Canonsburg, PA

Pittsburgh area print supplier Heeter strategically invests in Standard Horizon and Standard Hunkeler equipment for its Canonsburg facility, gaining speed and capability in post-press while creating a distinctive value proposition. Read More

  This equipment gave us a nice combination of simple make-readies, speed, and reliability.

Team Concept Printing, Carol Stream, IL

Illinois-based Team Concept Printing accommodates larger book sizes with speed and efficiency with the Standard Horizon SPF-200L Landscape Bookletmaker. Read More

  Standard has lived up to its promises with the new bookletmaker.

Checko’s Printing, San Antonio, TX

Checko’s Printing increases production to over 1,000 perfect binds per hour with the Standard Horizon BQ-270C Perfect Binder, and prepares to install Standard’s BQ-470 for even greater capacity. Read More

  The difference in production output using the BQ-270C and HT-30C is amazing.

Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA

At Liberty University in Virginia, the in-house print shop relies on Standard Horizon finishing equipment to deliver significant savings and timely results in support of the institution’s marketing efforts. Read More

  Our setup on the Standard Horizon StitchLiner takes less than five minutes.

Merrill Corporation, Union, NJ

Operating from multiple locations nationally and globally, Merrill Corporation customizes a unique Standard Hunkeler and Standard Horizon finishing solution for its new digital printing operation. Read More

  We have been very pleased with the level of service and support Standard offers.

The World Bank Printing & Multimedia Services, Landover, MD

There hasn’t been a job that the World Bank in-plant can’t handle since the installation of their Standard Horizon and Hunkeler equipment, including a Roll-to-Stack/Roll-to-Fold combination line. Read More

  We can do more things, faster and more efficiently, and give the customer exactly what they need.

FinishLine Newsletter: