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PHS specializes in new & used printing equipment as well as printing equipment service and supplies. We are an award winning supplier of printing equipment and service to the Print, Mail and Finishing Industries. With locations in Marietta, Georgia, Columbia, South Carolina & Charlotte, North Carolina we offer a broad range of equipment and solutions to meet your needs.
Our new site is designed to help you find solutions for your business in the ever evolving print industry. You will note that most of our equipment is now JDF enabled. Standard/Horizon finishing equipment and Ryobi printing presses are now JDF ready. This powerful technology allows the modern print provider to reap the benefits of the CiP/4 revolution in the printing industry. This technology has reached all aspects of print and bindery. PHS offers cutters from Challenge Machinery, Colter-Peterson and Standard/Horizon that are all JDF enabled. Programmable bindery equipment, once a concept, is now common in our equipment.
The short run, on demand color print market, makes up 50% of the sheets printed today. Our MGI DP-8700XL Pro Digital Press prints on a broad range of substrates such as all paper stocks, PVC, Teslin, polycarbonate and canvas. Plastic card printing, such as Gift Cards, R/F ID Cards and magnetic key access cards can be produced on our MGI Digital Presses. Envelope printing is another feature of the MGI digital presses. On demand short run jobs are now demanded in the plastic printing industry. The MGI DP-8700XL and DP-60 Pro are perfect solutions for this need. Both utilize the Fiery 8, giving the user a well known front end solution. All MGI Presses utilize a powerful Pantone Matching system to ensure correct color matching. Variable data printing has greatly increased the return on advertising dollars. Please visit the Digital Presses section of this web site to learn more.
If you are in the On Demand Book Publishing market you have found a source for perfect binding solutions. Our Standard/Horizon perfect binders are fully automated and allow you to make one or many perfect bound books. Our Ultra Systems UV Coaters, produced in our plant in Georgia, give your book covers an impressive look and feel. Book trimming is easy with our HT-30 automated three side trimmers. Contact us to learn more about our turn key solutions for book printing. We have over ten years of experience in this growing industry. Higher volume Perfect Binding is well suited to our Multi Clamp Binders. All systems are available with PUR or EVA glue. The Standard/ Horizon CABS 4000 and 5000 signature binding systems offer CCD cameras to guarantee sheet integrity. These highly automated binding systems can do a complete job change over in less ten minutes.
Automated off-set printing has advanced through technology. Please visit our Ryobi Multi-Color Press and Ryobi Direct Imaging Press sections on our site. Ryobi presses now feature a full range of automation to ensure quick make ready, minimum waste and fast clean up. Ryobi Presses are available with automatic plate loading. This greatly enhances productivity in the press room. Ryobi IVS Ink Volume Setting Software sends ink data directly to press consoles. These technologies have greatly reduced waste and labor while increasing quality and job turn around.
Computer To Plate systems from Mitsubishi are a perfect marriage with an automated Ryobi press. CTP devices from Mitsubishi punch the plate, prior to imaging, speeding make ready at the press. Short run color printing can now be done very profitably with CTP. Mitsubishi CTP systems utilize the Silver Poly plates proven to be the most cost effective plates for high quality printing. These systems are also ECO-Friendly and can be categorized as "clean and green". Color calibrating is another service provided by PHS. Whether it is an MGI Digital Press or a Ryobi Offset Press ,we offer full ICC profiling and color calibration.
PHS offers a full line of Mailing Equipment. From Ink Jet Systems to Tabbers and Inserters we have a solution to fit your needs. Rena Systems Pro Mail and XT Ink Jet addressing systems print high quality images at impressive speeds. Rena 950 and 750 Tabbers apply multiple tabs either in line or as stand alone units. Please view the mailing equipment section of this site to learn more about Rena Systems equipment as well as Satori Bulk Mailer Software. Mailing Software is a critical element of the commercial mail industry. Satori Bulk Mailer is a perfect addition to your production mail center.
The final step in printing is usually packaging. PHS offers a full line of Shrink Packaging equipment from Beseler and Preferred Packaging. Shrink wrapping machines can be purchased as semi or fully automated systems. We have a complete line to meet your needs.
If you can't find a product or service on our site don't be afraid to ask. Please contact us to arrange for free consultation or a demonstration.