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Four Canadian Printers Win 12 Bennys

August 22, 2017  By PrintAction Staff

Entries in the 2017 Premier Print Awards were recieved from eight countries.

Competing against submissions from eight countries, four Canadian printing companies receive Best of Category Bennys in Printing Industries of America’s 2017 Premier Print program.

The 2017 winners include C.J. Graphics of Toronto, Ontario, which received eight Bennys; Friesens of Altona, Manitoba, one Benny; Pollard Banknote of Winnipeg, Manitoba, one Benny; and PrintWest of Regina, Saskatchewan, two Bennys.

More than 2,210 entries were submitted in this year’s program (68th annual) from printing companies from around the world. “It’s an honour to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces award-winning print,” said C.J. Graphics’ CEO and President Jay Mandarino. “C.J. Graphics won the most Bennys in North and South America during the 2017 Premier Print Awards”


Award winners will receive their Bennys at The Premier Print Awards Gala, scheduled for September 10, 2017, during PRINT 17 in Chicago.

The 2017 Best of Category Winners from around the world include, alphabetically:

1010 Printing International Limited
Street Food Asia

On The Origin Of Art
Art Books (4 or more colors)

American Packaging Corporation
Lindt Lindor Milk Chocolate
Decorative Printing

Amherst Label, Inc.
Med Skeds USA
Labels and Wraps–Rolled products/pressure-sensitive

AMP Printing
Charles Schwab Pinnacle Brochure
Brochures and Broadsides, Small

Bloomingdale’s – Mother’s Day 2017
Web Press Printing (Coated paper)

Artron Art Group
Booklets (1, 2, or 3 colors)

The Most Noble Hardwood Zi Tan Furniture of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
Service Catalogs (4 or more colors, printers with 101 or more employees)

Leng Bingchuan
Art Books (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Escapism Bill Bensley
Product Catalogs (4 or more colors, printers with 101 or more employees)

B&B Print Source
Doernbecher Freesytle Program
Programs (4 or more colors)

Balfour Publishing
2017 The Bluestone, James Madison University
School Yearbooks

Body of Work
Body of Work Corporate Stationary Package
Presentation Folders/Portfolios (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Body of Work International Art Prints
Presentation Folders/Portfolios (4 or more colors)

Body of Work Corporate Flyer
Flyers (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Body of Work International Magazine Insert
Flyers (4 or more colors)

Body of Work “Ten”
Product/Service Catalogs (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Body of Work “One”
Book Jackets

Body of Work “Gold”
Magazine Inserts

Body of Work 2017 Magazine Series
Magazine Series

Body of Work Corporate
Business and Annual Reports (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Body of Work International
Business and Annual Reports (4 or more colors, creative companies/agencies)

Body of Work Gold Collection
Art Prints

Body of Work 366-Page Pepetual Calendar

Body of Work Corporate
Stationery Packages (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Body of Work Stationary Package
Stationery Packages (4 or more colors)

Body of Work “Gold”
Direct Mail Campaigns, Consumer

Body of Work “Million Dollar Desk Calendar”

Brooks Litho & Digital Group, Inc.
Sunny Day Press KIt
Miscellaneous Specialties–Other

C & C Joint Printing Co.,(H.K.) Ltd.
2017 Desk calendar
Diaries and Desk Calendars

Wedding photograph
Customized/Personalized/Variable-Data Digital Printing

Gift set

Geronimo Stilton Book
Specialty Inks or Coatings, Fragrances, or “Invisible” Printing Inks

C.J. Graphics Inc.
Toyota Air Freshener Business Card
Business Cards

Mildred’s Temple Kitchen – Out to Brunch Cookbook
Digital Printing–Cookbooks

Hudson Bay – Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Teams 2016
Internal Communication Pieces (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Hudeson Bay – The Room Spring 2016 Hard Cover Book
Internal Communication Pieces (4 or more colors)

Bradshaw Delicacies from the Sea
Brochures and Broadsides, Large

Canadian Tire – The World’s Largest Paint Swatch
Industrial Printing

CHFU Visionary Kit Isometric
Digital Printing–Packaging

3D Kids
3D Printing

Color Incorporated
AMC 2016 Emmy Consideration Mailer
Other Special Finishing Techniques

Color Ink
Color Ink Enviro 3D Cow
Special Innovation Awards–Other

Colornet Press
Lululemon Mag-a-log English Catalog
Product Catalogs (4 or more colors, printers with 21-100 employees)

Conlatingraf / Impresora Printer S.A.
Gala la Bohema Banco de Chile
Invitations (4 or more colors)

Fey Printing
Juniper Blooming Box

Neenah Paper Think Classic Promo
Booklets (4 or more colors, printers with 21-100 employees)

Marketing Kit – Lid/Tub
Flexographic Printing

Graphic Visual Solutions
Be Visual
Booklets (4 or more colors, printers with 101 or more employees)

Be Visual
Booklets (4 or more colors, creative companies/agencies)

Be Visual
Hi-Fidelity Printing

Be Visual
Special Innovation Awards–Printing

Heritage Printing & Graphics
Apollo Floor Display
Point-of-Purchase Materials, Large

Heritage Printing PressKit
Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion (Printers with 20 or fewer employees)

Charlotte Skyline Canvas Wrap
Fabric/Textile Printing

HM Graphics Inc.
Potawatomi 25th Anniversary Envelope

HH Global HP Campaign
Direct Mail Campaigns, Consumer

Imperial Communications
Perlick Generations of Excellence Binder
Binders (Loose-leaf)

Impress Communications, Inc.
Impress Communications Multitouch Direct Marketing Campaign
Direct Mail Campaigns, Business-to-Business

J.S. McCarthy Printers
ASU Campaign 2020
Media Packaging

Booklet or Brochure Series

Leo Paper Products Ltd.
2015 Annual Report
Business and Annual Reports (4 or more colors, printers with 101 or more employees)

Juvenile Books

Beauty and The Beast
Diecuts and Pop-ups

Beauty and The Beast
Novelty Books

Main Graphics
Jovenville Tarot Card Promotion
Foil Stamping

Marina Graphic Center, Inc.
Starz Ash vs. Evil Dead – Ashy Slashy 3D Promotional Media Kit
Media Kits

Exquisite Surfaces 2017 Catalog (20 Page + Cover)
Product Catalogs (4 or more colors, creative companies/agencies)

McGraphics, Inc.
McGraphics, Inc. 30th Anniversary Invitation
Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion (Prepress companies, finishing, advertising, and other graphic arts firms)

Mossberg & Company
Mossberg & Company’s Production and Marketing Portfolio
Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion (Printers with more 101 or more employees)

Nieman Printing
Comex Color Life – Trends 2017

North West Book
Miller/ Miller Lite Toolkit
Promotional Campaigns, Business-to-Business

Nulab Group
Digital Printing–Novelty Books

Pacific Printing Industries
2016 PrintROCKS! Award Campaign
Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion (Association/Non-Profit Organizations)

Paradigm Digital Color Graphics
Princeton Abbey
Booklets (4 or more colors, printers with 20 or fewer employees)

Penmore Lithographers
Bates Magazine, Fall 2016
Architectural/Art/Travel/Other Magazines (Printers with 100 or fewer employees)

Pollard Banknote Limited
Loterie Nationale de Belgique 10E Million Calendar Lottery Ticket
They Said It Couldn’t Be Done

We Are The Rhoads 2016
Stochastic Printing

National MS Society Gala Invites
Invitations (1, 2, or 3 colors)

Puritan Press, Inc.
Pierpont Morgan’s Study
Service Catalogs (4 or more colors, print

Marist Fashion, Volume 3
Fashion/Popular Culture Magazines (Printers with 100 or fewer employees)

RealTime Printing (Shanghai) Co.
OPERA Desktop shelf
Point-of-Purchase Materials, Small

Ripon Printers
Trek Project One Catalog
Product/Service Catalogs (Cover–sheetfed; Interior–web)

Scodix Inc.
Printograph Inc. 2017 Brokers Promotion Package
Digital Enhancement Printing

Shanghai ADD Printing Co.
Zhu Chong Yun

Shanghai Press and Publication Vocational-Technical School
A basket of flowers
High School Students

Shanghai Publishing and Printing College
Shan Hai Jing
Post-Secondary Students

Shanghai Railway Printing Co., Ltd
The Scandinavian warriors
Environmentally Sound

Shenzhen International Color Printing Co., Ltd.
Colorful clothes
Soft Cover Books

Southern California Graphics Company
LAOSS – 6 Wall Graphics for Doctor’s Office
Large-Format Printing

Southwest Precision Printers
Grupo Vidanta: A Legacy of Happiness Since 1974
Hard-Cover Trade Books, Journals, and Other Books

Standard Modern Company
DNC Credentials
Functional Printing

Gressco GVPro Game Changer Self Mailer
Single Promotional Self-Mailer

Tailored Label Products
Die Cut Skyline Magazine Belly Band – Green Bay Packaging 70BWF Material Sample
Labels and Wraps–Cut and stack, sheetfed

The Fox Company
Artisan Partners – Consistent Approach
Business and Annual Reports (4 or more colors, printers with 21-100 employees)

The Standard Group
Inkling Mystery Game
Cross-Media Promotion

Times Printing
CULTURED, Feb/March 2017
Architectural/Art/Travel/Other Magazines (Printers with 101 or more employees)

CULTURED, Winter 2016
Magazines (Cover–sheetfed; Interior–web)

VENICE, Spring 2017
Fashion/Popular Culture Magazines (Printers with 101 or more employees)

Web Press Printing (Uncoated paper)

Toneking Digital Printing Co.,Ltd.
Vessel & Nature, LIULI
Digital Printing–Brochures and Booklets

Wallace Carlson Printing
It’s All In The Set-Up…And The Finish
Print/Graphic Arts Self-Promotion (Printers with 21-100 employees)

Wide Ocean Printing Company Limited
Ritz Carlton Macau Mooncake Box Set
Cartons, Containers, Boxes, and Totes

Wide Ocean Red Packet Promotional Box Set
Promotional Campaigns, Consumer

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