MODERN LITHO ACQUIRES ST. LOUIS-BASED TRIO PRINTING
Modern Litho expands customer base in St. Louis market with the addition of Trio Printing
Jefferson City, Missouri September 4, 2018— Modern Litho, a full-service commercial, catalog and publication printer headquartered in Jefferson City, Missouri, announces it has acquired Trio Printing of St. Louis. Serving similar clientele near The Hill, Trio Printing’s operation pairs well with the business model of Modern Litho’s St. Louis facility, located at 5111 Southwest Avenue.
“Trio Printing has had a successful presence in the St. Louis print industry for many years with well-established customer relationships and high standards of service. We are grateful that they have joined our team and we look forward to the opportunities to bring an enhanced level of capability and quality to the marketplace,” commented Darrell Moore, Modern Litho President.
Established in 1959 as a family owned business, Trio Printing capabilities have included offset and digital printing with complete bindery and finishing. Jim Bowe and Chris Kuhl, both former Vice Presidents of Trio Printing who will continue on with Modern Litho, noted “We’re excited for this next chapter and we look forward to working together as part of the Modern Litho team.”
Trio Printing will cease operations at its current facility at 3644 Forest Park, St. Louis, MO. Employees and operations will move to the recently expanded Modern Litho – St. Louis location at 5111 Southwest Ave, St. Louis, MO.
About Modern Litho:
Headquartered in Jefferson City, Missouri with operations in St. Louis and Kansas City, Modern Litho has been serving the print needs of client organizations for more than 80 years. Regarded as a premier printer of specialized publications and catalogs for niche markets, Modern Litho’s capabilities include high-performance offset print, finishing and distribution of marketing and member communications, advanced variable data print, direct mail, and mailing services. Modern Litho is a G7 Master Qualified Printer and holds renewable resource FSC and SFI Chain-of-Custody Certifications. Markets of interest include non-profit and member-based organizations.