Commerce, CA 90040
Phone: (323) 720-4000
Sales: $50 million.
Major Products: Heatset, sheetfed and UV inks.
Key Personnel: Urban S. Hirsch III, ex-president; Carl Hirsch, VP and sales manager; Tim Van Scoy, VP of sales and marketing; Peter Notti, another VP; Masood Solaimani, VP UV/EB.
Number of Employees: 190.
Operating Facilities: Commerce, CA; technical service centers in Portland, OR; Salt Lake City, UT; Orange County, CA; Minneapolis, MN; Carlsbad, CA.
Comments: Ink Systems, Inc., Commerce, CA, is a sheetfed, heatset and UV ink specialist that has made its reputation through high-quality products and service to the commercial sheetfed and packaging printing industry.
Founded by Urban Hirsch III, Ink Systems is best known for its high-tech in-plant systems, which provide state-of-the-art equipment, high quality inks and proprietary software that are run by experienced ink technicians.
Ink Systems continues to expand in the energy curing market.
The company was again a Platinum Sponsor of Print UV 2015, which was held in Las Vegas in March 2015. Print UV offers Ink Systems the ability to showcase and discuss its innovative techniques with commercial, packaging and specialty printers.