Inland Receives Eight Graphic Excellence Awards

April 30, 2019

The Great Lakes Graphics Association (GLGA) announced Inland as a winner of eight Graphics Excellence Awards. The Amazing Grass – Green Superfood Berry Flavor won best of category, Bob’s Red Mill – Tri-Color Quinoa, The Bruery – OR XATA, New Belgium- Blackberry Felix, and Chihuahua Cerveza- Limon all received awards of excellence.  Receiving certificates of merit are Dubuque Bier Company- Summertime, Ripple Foods- Protein Powder Vanilla, and Hop Valley Brewing Co.- Cryo Stash Imperial IPA.

Each year the GLGA hosts the competition for printers, finishers, and schools to submit their work. A team of experienced out-of-state judges spends two days evaluating hundreds of samples on criteria like ink coverage, the difficulty of printing, overall visual impact, and more.

“Inland has been recognized by experts in their industry for their quality and craftsmanship.” Said Joseph E. Lyman president of GLGA.

“Receiving a GEA award means we have produced truly excellent work. I was thrilled to see Inland coming out on top of heavy competition with 8 awards in various label types like pressure sensitive, shrink, and flexible packaging,” Doug Zalewski, Strategic Business Development Representative at Inland.

The GEAs is designed to recognize companies that committed to providing the best printing and creating an outstanding finished product. A win at the GEAs means a company has produced truly excellent work.

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