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October 25, 2011
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SAM*INK-Canada #1074
1006-1211 Melville St.
Vancouver, BC, V6E 0A7 (877)-404-4Dot
At Graphics Canada, SAM*INK-Canada, which is the country’s master franchisee for the Singapore-based parent company, is highlighting its cartridge and bulk-ink systems for inkjet production. SAM*INK-Canada is operated by Dot4Dot Trading Ltd. The company provides ink products for various wide-format systems such as HP, Roland, Mimaki, Mutoh (both solvent- and water-based).
SaviGrafix #1072
1558 55th Ave.
Lachine, QC, H8T 3J5 (855) 728-4439
At Graphics Canada, SaviGrafix is highlighting its technology partnerships in the supply and service of wide-format printing equipment, materials and consumables. This includes products from SAM*INK for HP, Canon, Epson, Mutoh, Mimaki and Roland, as well as Neolt Trimmers, and Kala banner stands and trimmers. SaviGrafix is displaying the NeoFlex printer and Neotex DTG Inks along with the Hotronix Heat press and GCC America Contour cutters. The company also supplies used wide-format printers, solvent and aqueous medias from Diatec Technologies and its own line of medias, as well as Onyx and Wasatch software. While handling Canada’s eastern regions, SaviGrafix works in cooperation with Burnaby-based Canadian Sign Supplies that oversees distribution of similar technologies in Western Canada.
Scube Graphics #3530
2370 Midland Ave., Unit A27
Toronto, ON, M1S 5C6 (416) 292-6966
Scube Graphics is a Toronto-based display graphics printer which provides prints in various formats, including translucent vinyl, backlit signs and cotton canvas for both interior and exterior applications.
SGS #2706
6490 Vipond Dr.
Mississauga, ON, L5T 1W8 (905) 364-3757
SGS has been established in Canada since 1948 and provides auditing, monitoring, inspection, sampling and laboratory testing for raw materials, bulk, containerized and finished products. It operates 1,250 labs and offices with 67,000 employees around the world.
Shutterstock #2232
60 Broad Street, 30th Floor
New York, NY, 10004 (866) 663-3954
Shutterstock is an online vendor of stock photography founded in 2003 and offers 30,000 images for purchase. Today, the site has over 16 million royalty-free images, with thousands added weekly by a pool of over 320,000 photographers.
Shelf Talkers Manufacturing #2409
1055 Middlegate Rd., Unit 1
Mississauga, ON, L4Y 3Y4 (888) 755-0750
Shelf Talkers is a supplier of POS, Display and Merchandising products with a range of products that include sign and leaflet holders, sign hanging systems, pegboard and merchandising aids, shelf edge labeling systems as well as display connectors, fasteners, adhesive tapes, magnetic tape and Velcro. The company is based in Mississauga and was founded in 1998.
Sign Media Canada #2313
15 Wertheim Ct., Suite 710
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 3H7 (800) 409-8688
Sign Media Canada, owned by Kenilworth Media, is published seven times per year. Kenilworth is a publisher of magazines for various industries, including jewelry, construction, pools as well as signage. The company was founded in 1987.
Sign Supply Canada #3626
6635 Kitimat Rd., Unit 42
Mississauga, ON, L5N 6J2 (905) 608-2680
Sign Supply Canada has been selling its products to sign makers in Canada since 1995. The company offers various lines of vinyl, cutters and wide-format equipment from its Mississauga facility.
Simple Signman #2621
1999 Patrick-Farrar
Chambly, QC, J3L 4N7 (450) 658 8795
At Graphics Canada, Simple Signman, in business since 1969, is exhibiting new magnetic technologies for inkjet printers, including MagneCote biodegradable magnetic paper, flexible strip extrusions and permanent magnets. At the show, Simple Signman is also providing its new 2012 price lists.
“It’s what our clients’ value. It’s what we add.”
Sina Printing #1000
39 Riviera Dr., Unit 8
Markham, ON, L3R 8N4 (866) 899-2499
At Graphics Canada, Sina, which operates in the trade-printing marketplace, is highlighting its two-year-old SinaLite division, which is built around an online business portal. Through drop-down menus, the SinaLite Website provides production options for common business products like business cards, brochures, flyers and postcards, as well as marketing products like magnets, banners and coroplast signs.
“Your trusted trade printer with the lowest prices in Canada.”
Sinclair Computer Forms #1279
51 Covington St.
Hamilton, ON, L8E 2Y4 (905) 578-2922
At Graphics Canada, Sinclair, which operates in the trade-printing marketplace, is showcasing its range of snap sets, continuous forms, cheques and cut sheets. The company, based in Hamilton for the past 25 years, also highlights its direct-mail services, graphic design, and CTP-driven prepress capabilities. Sinclair is an FSC-certified printing manufacturer.
South Asia Plastics Group #3421
1160 Tapscott Rd., Units 8, 9, 10
Scarborough, ON, M1X 1E9 (416) 291-3934
As a provider of plastic films and sheets for nearly 35 years, South Asia Plastics has a 20,000-square-foot warehousing facility which is used as a staging ground for LTL (less than truck load) shipments to dealers and customers across the country, including same day/overnight service to customers in Toronto and Montreal.
Southwest Bindings #1221
20 Dovedale Ct.
Toronto, ON, M1S 5A7 (416) 285-7044
At Graphics Canada, Southwest highlights its exclusive distribution of the new PDI Rhin-O-Tuff SW 7650 Power Punch. With a new gunmetal exterior, the 7650 Power Punch is designed with the same features as the 7000 model, while also including the 7700 model’s motor. Southwest is also featuring the TB1000 tabletop perfect binder, which the company describes as its best-selling perfect binder.
“Documents bound for success.”
Spaark #1048
6315 Shawson Dr.
Mississauga, ON, L5T 1J2 (877) 565-7560
Spaark is a provider of presentation solutions, including folders, binders, door hangers and vinyl-cutting equipment. The company was founded by Peter Pacione in Europe in 2001.
SPC Canada #1205
43 Teal Ave.
Stoney Creek, ON, L8E 3B1
At Graphics Canada, SPC, which supplies stocked plastic coil, is focusing on its new SP-Coil program, which includes a range of colour plastic coil for the binding of books and presentations. The company is also highlighting a coil inserter and its line of punches, including manual one-, two- and three-hole punches designed to cut 70 to 300 sheets. SPC also carries electrical models that can drill up 1,000 pages.
Spectracolor Trade Printing #3331
800 Cochrane Dr. Unit 2
Markham, ON, L4R 8C9 (877) 477-0433
Spectracolor is the trade printing arm of Mi5 Digital and has recently moved into larger operations in Markham, Ontario. The company has been listed on PROFIT Magazine’s Profit 100 list for 2009 and 2010, which names the fastest growing companies in Canada.
Surgically Clean Air #3533
3451 Lake Shore Blvd. W.
Toronto, ON, M8W 1N2 (877) 440-7770
Headquartered in Toronto, Surgically Clean Air’s line of air purifiers/sterilizers were developed by two medical physicians as a response to the SARS outbreak. The company serves many segments including dental, general office, labs, printers and retirement homes. For printers, its machines help filter VOCs as well as other contaminants such as paper dust for front office areas.
Sustainable Forestry Initiative #2228
900 17th St. NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006 (202) 596-3450
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) program was launched in 1994 as one of the forest sector’s contributions to the vision of sustainable development established by the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development. The SFI 2010-2014 Standard is based on principles and measures that promote sustainable forest management and consider all forest values.

Sydney Stone #3600, 3601
388 Evans Ave.
Toronto, ON, M8Z 1K6 (416) 251-6546
At Graphics Canada, Sydney Stone is exhibiting on two booths, including one with new finishing equipment from Morgana, Duplo, EBA, Triumph, Akiles, Bostitch and Challenge, and a second booth dedicated to the company’s reconditioned equipment and services. At the show, Sydney Stone is highlighting the smart-screen-driven Morgana DocuFold Pro and the new Duplo DC 10/20 collating tower, which connects to Duplo booklet-makers like the entry-level DBM 120, mid-range DBM 350, and high-end DBM 500 systems. The company is also celebrating its 60th anniversary with a Saturday 1:00 p.m. cake cutting.
“Giving meaning to expertise.”
T.A.S. Films #1032
1990 Dagenais West Blvd., Suite 100
Laval, QC, H7L 5W2 (800) 949-7119
T.A.S. Films is a provider of wide-format, plaquing, and laminating products. It was founded in September 1992 by Tony, André and Serge Bernardi. The company now can provide film conversions up to 30 inches wide.
Teckmark Label #1022
850 #23 Legion Rd.
Burlington, ON, L7S 1T5 (800) 565-2235
Since 1989, Teckmark has been a provider of custom labels for print brokers and other printers. It produces custom die-cut pressure sensitive labels including prime labels, wine labels, meat, produce and bakery labels, industrial labels, bar code labels, block out labels, tamper evident labels, custom tags and more.
Terry C. Stapley #3422
35 Green Ct.
Ajax, ON, L1S 6W9 (905) 686-5585
Terry C. Stapley, in business for over 75 years, is an importer and distributor of various bookbinding products. The company provides Fibermark, James Burn, spiral, polyurethane, loose-leaf rings, and metal products, as well its new, flexible Snake Skin Wire-O line that protects the wire while gaining more loops per box. With its by-the-spool core, this product allows for packaging three to five times as many loops into a box, which results in fewer changeovers in bookbinding operations.
TG Graphics #3317
670 rue Deslauriers
Montreal, QC, H4N 1W5 (888) 686-0132
Founded in 1981 as a computer retailer, T.G. Graphics now sells wide-format printers from Roland, CNC Routers from Techno, laser engraving and cutting systems from LaserPro, hot and cold laminators from Vivid, direct dye sublimation equipment from US Sublimation, substrate cutters from Fletcher, heat presses from Geoknight, and a variety of media and accessories.
The DFS Group #1277
330 Cranston Cres.
Midland, ON, L4R 4V9 (800) 490-6327
The DFS Group is a supplier of business forms, labels and stationery printed in one to six colours. The company produces forms on either small format offset printing or with its HP Indigo press and claims to have the widest range of products in the segment.
The Drafting Clinic Canada #2318
1500 Trinity Dr.
Mississauga, ON, L5T 1L6 (905) 564-1300
At Graphics Canada, The Drafting Clinic, which supplies wide-format-imaging technologies, is highlighting products from Canon, Contex, Seiko Teriostar and Mark Bric. This includes machines designed for both indoor and outdoor work, when printing on banner, photo, art, vinyl, technical and fabric materials. The company also supplies hybrid wide-format systems with scanning, copying and printing capabilities.
“Customized multi function solutions.”
The Drawing Centre #2008
1821 Albion Rd., Unit 1 & 2
Etobicoke, ON, M9W 5W8 (416) 749-3970
At Graphics Canada, The Drawing Centre (TDC) is exhibiting Seiko Infotech’s ColorPainter W-64s wide-format printer, which uses the company’s new IX Inks. Seiko Infotech’s new inks are described as being low-solvent, with low odour and no hazardous air particles (HAPs). TDC is also exhibiting Seiko Infotech’s new Teriostar LP-1030, which includes an integrated network controller and TerioStation (a PC-based software suite), as well as automatic roll paper width detection, dual output slots, touch-panel control, and user-replaceable cartridges. At the show, TDC is also highlighting the Web-ready HP DesignJet T2300, which, in addition to printing, scanning and copying, allows for mobile printing through HP ePrint & Share.
The PaperlinX Canada Group of Companies #2430
200 Galcat Dr.
Vaughan, ON, L4L 0B9 (877) 790-2335
PaperlinX is one of the largest multi-national paper merchants in the world. In Canada, it is based in Vaughan, Ontario, has a converting facility in Winnipeg and operates Coast Paper, Roll-o-Vert Paper and Spicers brands. PaperlinX also supplies pre-media solutions to the graphic communications market through its UpLinx division, as well as industrial and packaging supplies.
The Printing Klub #2627
1580 Trinity Dr. Unit 1-2
Mississauga, ON, L5T 1P8 (416) 930-7098
Based in Mississauga, The Printing Klub is one of the newer trade printers in the region. It emphasizes quality and a quick turnaround time for its customers.
Therm-O-Type #1225
509 Church St.
Nokomis, FL, 34275 (941) 488-0123
A Florida-based vendor of foiling and thermography equipment, Therm-O-Type offers a full line of supplies for various finishing special effects. The company’s Website also has an extensive collection of video clips of its equipment in action.
Tiimports #1243
50 Six Point Rd.
Toronto, ON, M8Z 2X2 (877) 329-8393
Since 1969, Tiimports is an importer and distributor of papers, whether it is invitations, envelopes, napkins or even placemats. The company operates two Internet portals: and
Toronto Public Health (ChemTRAC) #4119
277 Victoria St., 7th Floor
Toronto, ON, M5B 1W2 (416) 338 7038
At Graphics Canada, Toronto Public Health (City of Toronto) is informing local printers about the ChemTRAC program, which is focused around a city bylaw and a pollution prevention initiative. The bylaw requires printers (among other sectors) to annually report their use and release of chemicals to the City of Toronto. At the show, ChemTRAC is providing information about upcoming deadlines, resources and the technical assistance program. Experts will also be on-hand to discuss how the bylaw applies on a facility basis.
“Toronto printers, are you ready to report?”
Ultima Displays Canada #1058
160 Cochrane Dr., Unit 2
Markham, ON, L3R 9S1 (905) 470-7499
At Graphics Canada, Ultima, a division of the P3 Group, is highlighting its modular and portable display systems. In particular the company is discussing its 2010 initiative to expand its graphics department with an eco-solvent printer and dye sublimation systems for producing wide-format, fabric-based graphics.
“Portable marketing solutions.”
Unigraph International #3132
51 Beauvais St.
Delson, QC, J5B 1W5 (800) 996-9918
Founded in 1982, Quebec-based Unigraph International is one of the largest North American manufacturers of chemicals for the printing industry and graphic arts professionals. The family-owned company offers a line of environmentally progressive products which go towards maintaining a safe work environment.
Unisource Canada #3121
50 East Wilmot St.
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 3Z3 (905) 771-4130
At Graphics Canada, Unisource is demonstrating several of the products it distributes across the country, including the Océ ColorWave 600, HP Z6200, HP L25500 Latex, C2S Proofer, Epson GS6000, Graphtec FC8000 Cutter and a Seal EL-54 Laminator, as well Expolinc display systems and Neschen print media. The company is also presenting its eCommerce platform and sustainability practices. Unisource also operates the Website for its wide-format division
“Customer solutions in a global market.”
Value-Rite Business Products #1235
67 Steelcase Rd., W., #2
Markham, ON, L3R 2M5 (800) 242-8069
At Graphics Canada, Value-Rite is showcasing several of its distribution partnerships, which primarily centre around large-format production technologies. This includes partnerships with Mutoh and Epson inkjet printers, Anajet’s direct-to-garment systems, Sawgrass direct- and dye-sublimation ink, sublimation blanks, Graphtec cutters, Neenah transfer papers, Ilford wide-format medias, Royal Soverign laminators and films, as well as HP, Canon, Mimaki, Roland, and Xerox.
Vertex Graphic & Business Equipment #3908
1656 SE Marine Dr.
Vancouver, BC, V5P 2R6 (604) 875-6700
At Graphics Canada, Vertex, a printing-equipment supplier based in Western Canada, is highlighting various Duplo systems, including the DP-U950 air feed system. In cooperation with distributor – and neighboring exhibitor – Sydney Stone, Vertex is also highlighting Morgana finishing systems. In addition to Duplo and Morgana, Vertex also distributes Challenge, Baum, Astro, Kompac, Drylam, Mitsubishi and Ideal products in Western Canada.
Vistek #1289
496 Queen St. E.
Toronto, ON, M5A 4G8 (416) 644 8030
At Graphics Canada, Vistek, which distributes professional-imaging supplies, is highlighting DSLRs, medium-format camera systems, professional HD camcorders, and inkjet printers, as well as systems for on-location audio and lighting. Within its market, Vistek describes itself as Canada’s largest rental operation.
“It’s all about the image.”
Volpe Paper Fibres #1002
201 Snidercroft Dr.
Concord, ON, L4K 2J9 (905) 660-5048
Volpe Paper Fibres (VPF) Waste and Recycling is a waste-management company with technologies and services geared toward printing and finishing companies. In addition to paper shredding, the company, which is an AAA Member of the National Association for Information Destruction, creates and implements turnkey waste management programs.
Wingenback #3900
Bay “F” Century Park, 707 Barlow Trail SE
Calgary, AB, T2E 8C2 (403) 221-8120
Wingenback is a Canadian company that specializes in industrial and commercial moving and manufacturing of surrounds and kiosks for ATMs and related products. The company was founded in 1975.
Witz Learning Centre #2025
72 Carnforth Rd.
Toronto, ON, M4A 2K7 (866) 907-WITZ
Witz, recognized as the first Apple Authorized Training Centre in Canada to be awarded Apple’s Gold Level designation, runs facilities in Toronto and Vancouver. Witz is also an authorized Adobe Systems training centre. At Graphics Canada, the company is running several sessions in the Witz Learning Centre, formerly known as the Graphics Canada Software Theatre.
Worden Insurance & Financial #2708
32 King St. E.
Oshawa, ON, L1H 1B3 (800) 887-7309
Worden Insurance has been in business for over 40 years and offers both personal and commercial insurance products. The company has a specific printer program for graphic designers, printers, binderies, typesetting/pre-press, and allied graphic trades.
Xerox Canada #1220
5650 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON, M2M 4G7 (416) 733-6788
At Graphics Canada, Xerox is exhibiting the new 770 Digital Color Press designed for producing between 20,000 and 75,000 pages per month, while reaching a top speed of 70 pages per minute. Xerox is also exhibiting the recently introduced DocuColor 8080 (80 pages per minute), as well as the ColorPress 1000 and Color 560.
“Ready for real business.”
Zund Canada #1064
91 Gunn Ave.
Cambridge, ON, N3C 2Z5 (416) 578-4696
At Graphics Canada, Zund is exhibiting the new Zund G3, which the company describes as a system with the ability to through cut, kiss cut, shape cut, square cut, crease, perforate or rout without the need for purchasing a custom die. The machine, which employs a conveyor system for continuous feeding and cutting, works with roll and rigid materials of up to two inches thick. As well, the Zund colour camera system is designed to cut or crease any shape, while providing registration marks through pre-mask. This permits through or kiss cutting of pre-masked rolls. (
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