History

Since 1982, IC Group has shown clear ability to embrace change, expanding our portfolio of marketing products and growing our dedicated team of employees.

From humble beginnings in a small garage with a handful of entrepreneurial employees, today we are proud to have many household names on our client list—a list we have worked tirelessly to build over more than three decades. As business stretches into the 21st Century and the pace of change intensifies, IC Group will meet the challenges head-on through the implementation of new technology and by further broadening our marketing services.

2019 – Expands mailing capabilities with four additional Bell & Howell inserters, an NPI OCR mail sorter, and offers individual mail piece tracking with Jetvision technology

2019 – Offers clients business intelligence, visibility, security and control of their client communications with the purchase of Racami’s Alchem-e and Inspire technology platform

2019 – Brings silkscreen printing, embroidery and related services in-house with the acquisition of Creative Expressions, Inc.

2019 – Adds an additional 23,000 square feet of manufacturing and warehouse capacity

2019 – Strengthens security protocols and data privacy with HIPAA training and compliance

2019 – Recognized by Printing Industries of America and featured as the spotlight company in PIA’s monthly magazine

2018 – Supports client growth, boosts capacity and offers increased packaging options with a 40” Heidelberg 6 color CD press

2018 – Upgrades mono digital press department with the installation of three Xerox Nuvera presses

2018 – Adds inkjet capabilities with an Eagle MCS inkjet device

2018 – Expands its packaging and bindery with the installation of a KAMA Procutter 74 die cutter

2017 – Expands wide format capabilities with a Colex flatbed cutter/router

2017 – Launches IC Payments to provide a full suite of payment solutions including personalization, fulfillment and issuer processing

2016 – Offers clients expanded web-to-print and digital asset management services with Marcom online portals

2016 – Launches wide format services with the installation of HP Latex, Designjet and Scitex flatbed devices

2016 – Implements company wide Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement programs

2016 – Acquires Edge Promos to enhance buying power for direct import projects

2015 – Introduce UV coating for offset and digitally printed documents

2015 – Installs ORIS LYNX- The world’s first cloud-based color management solution with web-based integrated measurement capabilities

2014 – Further increases color digital capabilities with HP Indigo 7600 press.

2014 – Launches IC Response multi-channel marketing offering

2014 – Brings mailing capabilities in house with Bowe Bell + Howell and Pitney Bowes inserting equipment

2014 – Expands its promotional product reach with the acquisition of White Rhino

2013 – Supports client growth and boosts capacity with an additional HP Indigo Press

2012 – Offers clients best-in-the-industry full color digital print with its new HP Indigo press

2012 – Purchases current 55,000 square feet building from lease-holder

2009 – Expands offset capabilities to support continued growth and expansion into the packaging market with an additional 6 color Heidelberg press

2008 – Acquires Ideas4you, an Anaheim based promotional products company

2008 – Upgrades its full color digital press capabilities with two Kodak Nexpress next-generation presses

2007 – Becomes one of the earliest printers in the USA to be certified by FSC (Forest Stewardship Council)

2007 – Expands portfolio to include promotional products with the acquisition of Purple Elephant Promotions

2007 – Rebrands with a new logo- brand overhaul includes building signage and website, reflecting the ongoing metamorphosis of IC Group from printing company to marketing services provider

2006 – Acquires Creative Business Designs in Denver, CO

2004 – Increases product offering to include full color variable data printing with the installation of two Xerox full color digital presses.

2002 – Acquires Business forms company Fineline Business Graphics

2001 – Expands into transactional, financial variable data printing with the acquisition of Fusion, a digital imaging company

2000 – Acquires Great Western Business Forms

1999 – Expands current manufacturing facility to 55,000 square feet

1999 – Acquires commercial print company Advance Graphics

1998 – Becomes one of the earliest adopters of online technology by offering web-to-print ordering to financial clients

1990 – Moves to a 6 times larger 30,000 square feet manufacturing facility

1985 – Acquires American Bank Stationary company and moves to a new 5000 square feet building

1983 – Began printing checks in a 2500 square feet garage

1982 – IC Security Printers INC organized with 4 employees