Company Name Canopy Sustainability Rank 2018 Canopy Sustainability Rank 2017 PI Top 400 2017 [A] Region Type Has Comprehensive Public Paper Procurement Policy or Platform [1] POLICY Total Points [B] CSR REPORT Total Points [C] FOREST CONSERVATION Total Points [D] INNOVATION Total Points [E] PAPER SUPPLY CHAIN SHIFTS Total Points [F] OTHER FOOTPRINT REDUCTION Total Points [G] ALL points
4Over Inc. 42 41 25 USA SPEC 0.00 0.00
Alliance Franchise Brands 42 34 13 USA COM 0.00 0.00
AlphaGraphics 36 36 17 USA COM 1.02 1.02
Arandell Corp 12 10 48 USA CAT 1 8 5 1 6.00 20.00
BELMARK Inc. 42 41 20 USA PKG 0.00 0.00
Cenveo Inc. 29 30 7 USA COM, SPEC 5.00 5.00
ColorGraphics (A Cenveo Company) 13 10 n/a USA COM 1 8 7.00 15.00
DATA Communications Management 37 n/a 22 CAN BF 1.00 1.00
Deluxe Corp. 26 23 5 USA SPEC 1 5.03 6.03
Donnelley Financial Solutions 34 36 9 USA FIN 3.00 3.00
Elanders Americas 31 n/a 103 USA BOOK NP 4.00 4.00
Ennis Inc. 27 24 15 USA SPEC 1 5.02 6.02
Freedom Graphic Systems 8 32 28 USA DM 1 8 1 8 1 7.00 25.00
Friesens 6 n/a 77 CAN BOOK 1 9 2 10 3 7.00 31.00
Hemlock Printers 4 5 175 CAN COM 1 9 11 3 1 9.99 33.99
Henry Wurst, Inc. 31 n/a 59 USA COM NP 4.00 4.00
Imagine! Print Solutions 37 36 14 USA SPEC 1.00 1.00
IWCO Direct 11 9 10 USA DM 1 5 1 7 2 1 8.00 24.00
Japs-Olson Company 18 15 29 USA DM 1 8 1 4.00 13.00
LSC Communications [~] 17 17 3 USA COM 1 5 1 0.5 7.00 13.50
Marquis Book Printing** 14 25 45 CAN BOOK NP 1 6 2 1 4.00 14.00
Metropolitan Fine Printers 7 6 177 CAN COM 1 9 8 1 2 8.99 28.99
Mitchell Press* 3 n/a 201 CAN COM 1 9 2 10 4 2 8.00 35.00
Orora Visual 34 n/a 24 USA SPEC 3.00 3.00
Plan It Green Printing 10 8 n/a USA SPEC 1 9 6 4.5 2 3.00 24.50
Premier Press 22 18 192 USA COM NP 1 1 8.00 10.00
Quad/Graphics [~] 28 25 2 USA COM 6.00 6.00
RR Donnelley 18 20 1 CAN, USA COM 1 5 1 7.00 13.00
Sandy Alexander 21 16 39 USA COM NP 1 2 8.00 11.00
SG360 37 41 16 USA DM 1.00 1.00
Sir Speedy Print Signs Marketing 29 25 19 USA SPEC 1 4.00 5.00
St. Joseph Communications 14 13 36 CAN COM 1 4 1 1 8.00 14.00
Taylor Communications 2 3 8.5 USA COM 1 9 1 12 3 2 8.85 35.85
TC Transcontinental Printing 9 4 8 CAN COM, PKG 1 7 2 4 1 2 8.88 24.88
The Commend Web Group 37 32 21 USA BOOK 1.00 1.00
The Lowe-Martin Group 5 7 51 CAN COM 1 8 2 11 3 7.97 31.97
The Printing House (TPH) 1 2 95 CAN COM 1 9 2 16 4 2.5 10.00 43.50
Toof American Digital 37 35 284 USA COM NP 1.00 1.00
Torstar Printing Group* 14 14 10 CAN NEWS 1 8 6.00 14.00
Trend Offset Printing 25 20 18 USA PUB 7.00 7.00
Vistaprint (a Cimpress business) 20 36 4 CAN, USA SPEC 2 9.99 11.99
Vomela Specialty 31 41 23 USA SPEC 4.00 4.00
Walsworth Publishing 23 19 26 USA BOOK 2 1 5.00 8.00
WS Packaging Group 23 20 12 USA PGK 1 7.00 8.00
Brand Name Canopy Sustainability Rank 2018 Canopy Sustainability Rank 2017 Region Type CSR REPORT Total Points [C]
4Over Inc. 42 41 USA SPEC
Alliance Franchise Brands 42 34 USA COM
AlphaGraphics 36 36 USA COM
Arandell Corp 12 10 USA CAT
BELMARK Inc. 42 41 USA PKG
Cenveo Inc. 29 30 USA COM, SPEC
ColorGraphics (A Cenveo Company) 13 10 USA COM
DATA Communications Management 37 n/a CAN BF
Deluxe Corp. 26 23 USA SPEC
Donnelley Financial Solutions 34 36 USA FIN
Elanders Americas 31 n/a USA BOOK
Ennis Inc. 27 24 USA SPEC
Freedom Graphic Systems 8 32 USA DM 1
Friesens 6 n/a CAN BOOK 2
Hemlock Printers 4 5 CAN COM
Henry Wurst, Inc. 31 n/a USA COM
Imagine! Print Solutions 37 36 USA SPEC
IWCO Direct 11 9 USA DM 1
Japs-Olson Company 18 15 USA DM
LSC Communications [~] 17 17 USA COM 1
Marquis Book Printing** 14 25 CAN BOOK
Metropolitan Fine Printers 7 6 CAN COM
Mitchell Press* 3 n/a CAN COM 2
Orora Visual 34 n/a USA SPEC
Plan It Green Printing 10 8 USA SPEC
Premier Press 22 18 USA COM
Quad/Graphics [~] 28 25 USA COM
RR Donnelley 18 20 CAN, USA COM 1
Sandy Alexander 21 16 USA COM
SG360 37 41 USA DM
Sir Speedy Print Signs Marketing 29 25 USA SPEC
St. Joseph Communications 14 13 CAN COM
Taylor Communications 2 3 USA COM 1
TC Transcontinental Printing 9 4 CAN COM, PKG 2
The Commend Web Group 37 32 USA BOOK
The Lowe-Martin Group 5 7 CAN COM 2
The Printing House (TPH) 1 2 CAN COM 2
Toof American Digital 37 35 USA COM
Torstar Printing Group* 14 14 CAN NEWS
Trend Offset Printing 25 20 USA PUB
Vistaprint (a Cimpress business) 20 36 CAN, USA SPEC
Vomela Specialty 31 41 USA SPEC
Walsworth Publishing 23 19 USA BOOK
WS Packaging Group 23 20 USA PGK

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2019 Ink Drops
Based on feedback from the marketplace, in 2019 the ink drop scoring will be as follows: Dark Green 41+ points, Yellow Green 31-40 points, Yellow 21-30, Red Yellow 11-20, Red 0-10 points
[A]
The Printing Impressions Top 400 lists printers who voluntarily report on annual sales, therefore some of North America's largest printers may not be included. https://www.piworld.com/resource/2017-printing-impressions-400-ranking-pdf/
Type
Indicates main printing services offered as per PI TOP 400. BF - Business Forms, BOOK - Books, CAT - Catalogue, COM - Commercial, DM - Direct Mail FIN - Financial, NEWS - Newspaper, PKG - Packaging, PUB - Publication, SPEC - Specialty
[1]
The company has a paper 'platform' or a specific policy which usually includes goals to protect ancient and endangered forest ecosystems, increase the use of recycled content etc., published on website.
[B]
Includes: Has Comprehensive Public Paper Procurement, Policy or Platform; Policy/Platform developed with credible ENGO; Policy or web includes language on: Advocating for long term forest conservation solutions; Protecting Ancient & Endangered forests and endangered species; Distinct Preference for FSC Paper; Distinct Preference for Recycled Paper; Preference for TCF or PCF paper; Support for R&D of Alternative Fiber papers; Publishes Measurable Goals/Targets and Timelines for Improvement
[C]
Includes: Publicly Published Sustainability/CSR Report in last 3 years; CSR Report exceeds GRI requirements
[D]
Includes: Supports ForestMapper; Starting to Assess Supply Chain with ForestMapper; Ancient & Endangered Forest Conservation Web Content; Sharing the news on Forest Landscapes of Hope; Has used influence with decision makers to advance long-term conservation solutions; Supply Chain engagement; Taken clear steps to eliminate use of ancient and endangered forest papers; Taken clear steps to protect biodiversity and/or IUCN Red List Species in paper supply chain
[E]
Includes: Demonstrates Leadership in Innovation and the Circular Economy with clear language on website; Offers agricultural residue paper to clients; Completed Straw Pulp and Paper Market Survey; Letter of Support for Alternative Fiber Pulp Mills; Language in support of Alternative Fiber Paper on Website
[F]
Includes: Publicly Reports on % increase use of Recycled paper; Publicly Reports on % increase use of FSC paper; Currently Offers AFF Private Label Eco Paper developed with a Mill
[G]
Includes: Has Sustainability Section on Website; Energy Management Initiative; Renewable Energy Plan or Initiative; GHG Reduction Strategies; Water Conservation Initiative; Management Program for VOC’s and HAPs &/or other chemicals; Recycles % of Paper and Manufacturing Waste; Provides details on % of Paper & Manufacturing Waste Recycled; FSC COC Certified as of February 2018; Other Environmental Actions
[*]
Mitchell Press and Torstar Printing Group do not appear on the PI Top 400 list though their annual operating revenue puts them in the Top 400, as estimated.
[**]
Though Marquis appears as 67 in the 2017 PI Rank, their fall 2018 purchase of Webcom moves them to 45th, approx.
NP
Company has a policy that is not posted publicly.
[~]
Quad Graphics acquired LSC Communications after this ranking was complete, therefore the 2019 ranking will assess them as one company.
Printers have been given 1 point for each of the 45 criteria they meet.