Standard to debut new finishing technology at one of the largest booths at Graph Expo

Standard Horizon SmartSlitter.
The Standard Horizon SmartSlitter.

Standard Finishing Systems will occupy one of the largest spaces on the show floor at Graph Expo 2015, set for September 13 to 16 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. “Booth 831 will pack equipment into every square foot to create a complete feeding and finishing experience for its visitors,” said the company. Standard’s all-inclusive showcase will include die-cutting, perfect binding and trimming, creasing and folding, saddle-stitching, inspection systems and roll-fed print solutions. Two of its most compelling technologies will include one world premiere and one North American premiere. Standard will unveil an all-in-one, smart-sheet processing system from Horizon of Japan, and will also debut an exciting new dynamic perforating and punching module from Hunkeler of Switzerland.

Standard Roll-to-SaddleStitch with WI6 and DP8.
The Standard Hunkeler Roll-to-SaddleStitch System with WI6 Web Inspection System and DP8 Dynamic Perforator.

With a history dating back to 1910, Standard is recognized today as a leading North American distributor of print-finishing and paper-handling systems. The company partners with world-class equipment manufacturers to deliver state-of-the-art solutions to the commercial, in-plant and quick-print markets. Its solutions include a comprehensive line of automated finishing equipment from Horizon International of Japan, and a range of pre and post-paper handling solutions for continuous-feed print engines from Hunkeler of Switzerland.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.