Glenroy Inc. has received four awards for exceptional flexographic printing at the Great Lakes Graphics Association's 2017 Graphics Excellence Awards competition as well as an award at the Flexographic Technical Association's 2017 Excellence in Flexography Awards competition.
The Graphics Excellence Awards program recognizes companies for superb craftsmanship in the design, creation and production of top-quality printed material produced for their customers. A total of 810 entries were judged at this year's GLGA awards competition.
Glenroy won a Best of Category Award for AstraPouch Blue Chair Bay Premium Rum pouch in the category of Flexo – Wide Web Process. The company was also recognized with an Award of Excellence in the category of Flexo – Wide Web Screen for the Mentholatum OXY Acne Medication cream, and two Awards of Excellence in the category of Flexo – Wide Web Process for Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy cream and 8 Greens dietary supplement.
Each entry in the competition was judged on its own merit in a category with similar printed pieces. The judging criteria included registration, crossovers, clarity and neatness, sharpness of halftones and line drawings, richness and tonal qualities of color, difficulty of printing, effective contrast or softness, and overall visual impact.
Glenroy also was a winner at the FTA's 2017 Excellence in Flexography Awards competition. The FTA received a total of 481 entries for this year's show. The company received bronze in the category of Wide Web, Process, Coated for the 8 Greens dietary supplement.
"It's an honor to be recognized by the industry for our high-quality flexographic printing,” says Rich Buss, Glenroy’s president. “We continually strive to do our very best for our customers, employees, and community."
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