Biggest commercial printers in Metro Vancouver in 2021

 

Ranked by gross revenue in 2020

Published April 19, 2021. Sources: Interviews with representatives of the firms below and BIV research. Other commercial printers may have ranked but did not provide an update by deadline.

Rank '21 Printer Specialties Top local executive(s) Owner(s) Year founded Revenue'20/'19

1

Hemlock Group of Companies
7050 Buller Ave, Burnaby V5J 4S4
P: 604-438-2456 F: 604-439-1692 hemlock.com

High-capacity UV and conventional offset, digital and wide-format printing and finishing as well as data mailing and distribution services for local, regional and national businesses; ZERO Carbon Neutral, FSC and Green-e certified

Richard Kouwenhoven, president and COO

Hemlock: Kouwenhoven family; Hemlock Harling and PrismTech: 50% Hemlock Printers/50% PDI Groupe

1968

$43 million
$46 million

2

Westkey Graphics Ltd
8315 Riverbend Crt, Burnaby V3N 5E7
P: 604-549-2350 F: 604-549-2355 westkeygraphics.com

Direct mail, business stationery, full-colour and digital printing, short and long run capabilities, wide format, signage, variable information print, national distribution, online ordering, design and build trade show booths, warehousing and inventory control, design and manufacture of trade show booths, full woodshop and metal fabrication

Alfie Karmal, President and CEO

Stern Partners

1934 (1)

$33.5 million
$42 million

3

Metropolitan (MET) Fine Printers
1489 Frances St, Vancouver V5L 1Z1
P: 604-254-4201 F: 604-254-5175 metprinters.com

Specializing in corporate partnerships, prioritizing brand continuity across multiple substrates. Offering new media augmented and virtual reality experiences, web-to-print brand management tools, pick and pack and fulfilment and high-end 100% carbon-neutral commercial print operations. International distribution

Nikos Kallas, CEO, George Retsos, president

Kallas family

1977

$27 million
$28 million

4

Mitchell Press Ltd
8328 Riverbend Crt, Burnaby V3N 5C9
P: 604-528-9882 F: 604-528-8024 mitchellpress.com

High-speed offset, custom digital print, display services and customized client-facing print management storefronts. Complete in-house finishing and creative custom binding services. Design and new media services including e-commerce product renderings, custom websites, AI systems and event activations

Dan Castilloux, CEO, co-owner, David Mitchell, co-owner, Garry Gunter, president, Scott Gray, vice-president, sales and marketing, Jim Mann, chief financial officer

Mitchell and Castilloux families

1928

$20.5 million
$24 million

5

Ampco Manufacturers Inc
9 Burbidge St Suite 101, Coquitlam V3K 7B2
P: 604-472-3800 F: 604-944-4068 ampcomfg.com

Digital and screen printing, large-format graphics printing and installation, tactile electronic touch screen/membrane switches, interior and exterior architectural signage, project management

Dann Konkin, president and CEO

AMG Holdings Inc

1967

$17 million
$22.6 million

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