Wright Global Graphic Solutions Takes Six Awards at the 2013 Pica Awards
THOMASVILLE, NC – Wright Global Graphic Solutions, the leader in printing and marketing solutions for the consumer packaged goods, action sports and home furnishings segments, was recognized with six awards at this year’s Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA) Awards. The announcement was made on April 26 during the 2013 PICA Awards banquet in Concord, North Carolina with more than 200 industry professionals in attendance. The PICA Awards competition is one of the largest printing contests in the nation.
Acknowledged for its work in the wine and spirits industry and use of new technologies, Wright received two Best of Category for Digital Printing awards, two Special Judges Awards for Digital Printing, and two Award of Excellence for Digital Printing.
“Winning these awards would not be possible without the creativity and dedication of our employees,” said Wright president and CEO Greg Wright. “It is an honor to be recognized and it is especially gratifying when our company’s ongoing commitment to printing excellence is acknowledged by the industry.”
Judging criteria included: registration, crossovers, clarity and neatness, sharpness of halftones and line drawings, richness and tonal qualities of color, paper and ink selection, ink coverage, difficulty of printing, effective contrast or softness, finishing, bindery and overall visual impact.
About Wright Global Graphics Solutions
Bill and Tom Wright founded Wright of Thomasville, now known as Wright Global Graphic Solutions, in 1961 on the idea that printing was a creative medium and the belief that “a promise made is a promise kept.” The Wright brothers focused their attention on providing exceptional printing for the home furnishing, carpet and rug industries. The Wright family continues that tradition today to include solutions for the Action Sports and Beverage Industry by providing one-stop, turnkey, creative solutions for their clients’ graphic needs. Today, the company is run by Bill’s sons Greg, Don and Ron. With 192 employees and four domestic facilities, as well as a Wright Global Graphics plant in China, the company delivers on its promise of exceptional value, and accurate delivery, regardless of the product’s final destination.
Since 1931, The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA) has been dedicated to advancing the success of the Carolinas’ printing and imaging industry. Working together with Printing Industries of America, the world’s largest graphic arts trade association, PICA provides training, resources, and a voice of advocacy on both a state and national level.
The PICA Awards Competition is an annual event established in 1966 that recognizes and rewards printing and imaging companies who combine fine craftsmanship with technology in order to produce outstanding finished products. The award-winning companies are honored each year at the PICA Awards Banquet.