NEWS RELEASE: CJ Graphics Inc. Awarded the most “Benny’s” in North & South America for the second year in a row

> July 25, 2018 CJ Graphics Inc. Awards, News, Press Release

CJ Graphics Inc. Awarded the most “Benny’s” in North & South America for the second year in a row and more awards than any other printer in this year’s International Print Competition.

CJ Graphics Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario Canada was awarded 6 Benny’s, the highest honor in the 2018 Premier Print Awards.

The Premier Print Awards, the graphic arts industry’s largest and most prestigious worldwide printing competition, recognizes outstanding achievement in print production.

The Premier Print Awards are the printing industry’s oldest and largest worldwide graphic arts competition, hosted by Printing Industries of America. In its 69th year, the annual contest recognizes those responsible for the creation and production of superior print communications. The event promotes excellence in print communications and rewards companies and individuals who produce the very best in print media.

This year, more than 2,000 entries were received from printing and graphic arts firms from around the world, and judges awarded the Benny to the top entry in each category. “It’s an honor to be recognized by the industry as a company that produces award-winning print.”

CJ Graphics Inc. won the most Benny’s in North and South America during the 2018 Premier Print Awards” said Jay Mandarino, President and CEO of CJ Graphics Inc. With a total of six Benny’s, CJ Graphics also won more awards than anyone else in this year’s International competition.

Michael Makin, president and CEO of Printing industries of America, agrees. “The Benny winners represent the best our industry has to offer. This year’s entries were outstanding. There were entries from companies in 8 countries. Despite the fierce competition, CJ Graphics Inc., through hard work and dedicated craftsmanship, produced six pieces worthy of the Benny.”

CJ Graphics Inc. will receive their Benny’s at The Premier Print Awards Gala, which honors all the companies that had the top award conferred upon them. The 2018 Gala is scheduled for Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the JW Marriott Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL.

For more information about the Premier Print Awards, contact Michael Packard at 412-259-1704 or

For more information about CJ Graphics Inc. contact Jay Mandarino at 416.588.0808 x232.

Printing Industries of America hosts the Premier Print Awards. Headquartered in Warrendale, PA, Printing Industries of America is the world’s largest graphic arts trade association representing an industry with approximately 1 million employees. It serves the interests of more than 4,000 member printing companies.

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