MPI Label Systems, a leader in custom printed labels, RFID tags and labeling equipment and services headquartered in Sebring, Ohio, purchased ROI Printing Companies, LLC, based in Baltimore, Md. This acquisition adds another manufacturing operation totaling nine facilities throughout the country with more than 550 employees and 35 sales locations.
MPI’s new location will
operate under the name MPI Labels of Baltimore, Inc., providing the same
superior labels and service to the beverage, direct mail, cosmetic and other
markets that ROI had serviced since 1987.
MPI of Baltimore will provide
printed unsupported film, pressure sensitive and paper labels, as well as heat
seal pouching, thermformable APET and other specialty packaging. In addition,
MPI of Baltimore has pre-press capabilities with a state-of-the-art digital
workflow that provide plates, proofs and creative services for its
In addition to various narrow web printing and finishing
equipment, MPI of Baltimore offers wide web printing capabilities on a 41.5-inch
wide Central Impression Servo press with in-line laminating and back side
printing. Advanced automated finishing and slitting equipment also adds value
and brings a competitive advantage to the market.
Established in 1968, MPI Label Systems has grown to more than
550 employees, nine manufacturing facilities and 35 sales offices. MPI
specializes in flexographic and digital printing of pressure-sensitive labels,
shrink sleeves, roll-fed wrap, booklet labels, coupon labels, thermal transfer
and RFID labels. MPI’s equipment division is an authorized, licensed sales and
service agent for CTM and Label-Aire labeling equipment.