PRINTING EXCELLENCE IN THE CAROLINAS RECOGNIZED
Wentworth Printing Corporation wins PICA Awards Best of Show
Coyne Textile Services “Best Finishing” Award, Mac Papers “Best Printing Division D (51 or more employees)” Award. Wikoff Color “Best Process Color” Award and the xpedx “Best of Show” Award
March 3, 2012 (CHARLOTTE, NC): The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA) recognized Wentworth Printing Corporation of West Columbia as the 2011 PICA Awards Best of Show winner. Best of Show is the highest award PICA presents to a printer. Since 1966, the PICA Awards have been the premier symbol of excellence for the graphics industry in North and South Carolina. The PICA Awards demonstrate a company’s commitment to excellence in graphic communications.
Wentworth Printing Corporation also wins Coyne Textile Services “Best Finishing” Award, Mac Papers “Best Printing Division D (51 or more employees)” Award. Wikoff Color “Best Process Color” Award and the xpedx “Best of Show” Award plus 8 Best of Category Awards, 4 Special Judges Awards and 1 Award of Excellence.
Winners were announced March 3, 2012, at the 2011Annual PICA Awards Banquet, held at the Embassy Suites Golf Resort & Spa in Concord, North Carolina. The PICA Awards program is open to all printing companies in the Carolinas.
This year’s competition featured the work of 65 participating companies and 18 graphic arts high schools and college programs from across the two states, bringing in a total of 997 entries.
The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA) is a trade association representing the graphic communications industry in North and South Carolina. North Carolina ranks as the 15th largest state print market in the United States with $3.3 billion in sales, 712 total printing establishments and 20,788 employees. South Carolina ranks 31st in the nation with $1.3 billion in sales, 246 establishments, and 8,219 employees. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, PICA has been serving the print industry since 1931. For more information, visit www.picanet.org.
RELEASE DATE: MARCH 4, 2012
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