North Rhine-Westphalia is home to a variety of award-winning print and media companies in Germany top of printing industry in North Rhine-Westphalia. These show the lists of winners of the two major industry awards were awarded in the past few weeks in Frankfurt and Berlin. Of the 34 first prizes, as part of the print & media awards and the printing industry innovation award 2008 were awarded, went 13 for North Rhine-Westphalia. For Oliver Curdt, Managing Director of the Association print + media NRW e.V., the awards are a clear signal for the performance and future of the industry, which employs 40,000 people in North Rhine-Westphalia and 2007 revenues of 3.8 billion euros. The exact look on the winners list shows that not only print and media companies of all orientations, but also from all parts of the country for their print products and services have been. So the Insert printer of the year from location (service & print group Haberbeck) comes, the top-ranked journal printer can be found in Bad Oeynhausen (art and advertising print GmbH & co.
KG) \”and the Gutersloher Mohn media Mohndruck GmbH won in the category of Umweltorientiertes company of the year\”. The award-winning direct mail printer in turn has its location in Datteln (Wirtz, Gebruder Schmidt OHG), the magazine printer of the year 2008 comes in Essen (printing partner Druck – und medienhaus GmbH) and the first digital printer (Niggemeyer Bildproduktion GmbH & co. KG) is located in Bochum. The printing partner Druck – und medienhaus GmbH has in two other awards: the DID Award 2008, as well as the Sappi international printer of the year 2008 equal to two pressure + Media Awards (best magazine and work printers) also secured the B.O.S.S pressure and media GmbH, Goch. Comes from Emsdetten the winner in terms of printed advertising material\”in this category won the innovation award of the German printing industry the Laing GmbH Emsdetten 2008.