RRD invests in more than 15 HP presses

US-based converter expands its production capacity through the installation of more than fifteen HP Indigo and PageWide presses.

RR Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD) has confirmed it will install more than fifteen new HP Indigo and PageWide Presses to expand its production capacity across its facilities in North America, China and Central America. 

HP and RRD have been working together for the past 30 years, and this new expansion of RRD’s existing fleet will drive efficiency and time-savings throughout the entire production cycle. This expansion will enhance productivity and flexibility to support their clients’ diverse needs.

John Pecaric, chief operating officer at RRD, said: ‘We are committed to delivering the highest quality brand experiences for our clients’ customers through multiple touchpoints in the physical and digital customer journey.  We have a strategic relationship with HP that provides us with early access to innovative technology that continues to make print a valuable medium.’

Haim Levit, senior vice president and division president at HP, added: ‘HP’s platform of solutions derived by its Indigo and PageWide InkJet solutions are the most comprehensive in the Industry. Our R&D investment has brought to market equipment solutions that help print organizations differentiate their market approaches.  We are launching several new solutions during drupa that will showcase the broad industry applications we can solve.  We are excited to see the thirty-year relationship with RRD grow in new and exciting ways in the future.’

Lisa Pruett, president of packaging and labels segment at RRD, added: ‘The market is constantly changing, and with our highly connected, global network we remain committed to investing in the right technology to meet our clients’ evolving needs. Speed to market, high-quality products, and strong partnerships are important to our clients — we continue to keep those priorities top of mind.’

Craig Roberton, president of commercial print at RRD, commented: ‘Our network of 43 connected US commercial print facilities relies upon executing programs for our clients across multiple sites on a daily basis.  We need the best technology in print to execute high-quality print reliably. HP helps us make that happen.’

In April 2024, RRD has expanded its labels production capacity with the installation of four new presses in ISO 9001:2015-certified facilities across the US.