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8 Hostmann-Steinberg


8 Hostmann-Steinberg
Hostmann-Steinberg Limited
12 Shaftsbury Lane
Brampton, Ontario
Canada L6T 3X7
Phone: (905) 793-9970
Fax: (905) 793-5368

Hostmann-Steinberg, Inc. USA
2850 Festival Dr.
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: (815) 929-9293
Fax: (815) 929-0412

Sales: $150 million (Ink World estimate).

Major Products: Heatset, sheetfed, coldset, UV and EB, forms and flexo Inks; aqueous and UV coatings.

Key Personnel: Michael Geiger, group managing director America, Canada; Vivy DaCosta, VP, Canada; Mark Wilson, sales director, Canada; Dr. Thomas Griebel, technical director, Canada; Debu Sengupta, CTO, USA; Steve Martin, director of sales/marketing, USA.

Number of Employees: 300 (Ink World estimate).

Operational Facilities: Main plants in Kankakee, IL and Toronto, Canada, and 22 branch facilities coast to coast.

Comments: The North American division of hubergroup, Hostmann-Steinberg is the North American division of hubergroup, Kirchheim, Germany, a family-owned printing ink manufacturer with sales of nearly $1 billion in 2010.

Hostmann-Steinberg has put much emphasis on environmentally friendly inks. Many of Hostmann-Steinberg !NKREDIBLE inks contain 70% Bio Renewable Content (BRC), including !NKREDIBLE Reflecta, !NKREDIBLE Hard Dry Resista, !NKREDIBLE Perfexion and Envira inks.