The Lane Press, Inc has announced the implementation of the JDF- (Job Definition Format) compliant HIFLEXPRINT and Creo Prinergy solutions for a complete end-to-end automation of the printing process. Lane Press is the first North American printer with an integrated manufacturing resource planning (MRP) solution and prepress system. Together, these solutions provide real- time, job-specific data flow throughout the manufacturing process. According to Philip Drumheller, president of Lane Press, this action represents a sweeping process improvement in printing. The Lane Press implementation of HIFLEX and Prinergy will be completed this summer.
Business Interiors of Vermont Acquires Office Environments of PortlandJim Baker, Vice President of Baker’s Inc and Principal of Business Interiors, announced today that Business Interiors has acquired the assets of Office Environments of Maine. Effective May 1, 2006, Business Interiors will be the Authorized Steelcase Dealer in the state of Maine. The acquisition creates the largest contract furniture dealership headquartered in Northern New England. Business Interiors provides workplace solutions and services for a diverse set of clients throughout Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. Regional offices and distribution/warehouse facilities are based in Brattleboro and Williston (Burlington ),Vermont and Portland, Maine. Additional remote sales offices are located in Rutland, Vermont and Sunapee, New Hampshire. Over 40 dedicated professionals working in Sales, Design, Administrative Services, Project Management, and Installation Services provide the most comprehensive portfolio of Architectural, Furniture, and Technology solutions in the market.Business Interiors is a wholly owned subsidiary of Baker’s Inc, a 3 generation family business headquartered in Brattleboro, Vermont. Founded by James Baker in 1925, Baker’s Inc operates a number of businesses, including Baker’s Hallmark Stores, Baker’s Office Products, and Business Interiors.