Biggest commercial printers in Metro Vancouver in 2022


Ranked by gross revenue in 2021

Published April 25, 2022. 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 '22 Printer Specialties Top local executive(s) Owner(s) Year founded Revenue'21/'20


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

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 CEO

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


$42 million
$43 million


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

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
Alfie Karmal

1934 (1)

$33 million
$33.5 million


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

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

Kallas family


$27 million
$27 million


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

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

Dann Konkin


$19.3 million
$17 million


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

High-speed offset, digital and hybrid print solutions, display services and customized client-facing print management storefronts. Complete in-house finishing with creative case and box binding services. Creative services, graphic design, prototyping. Micro-data-driven web solutions; visual renderings for real estate and e-commerce, custom websites, AI systems and custom applications

Dan Castilloux, co-owner and CEO, David Mitchell, co-owner and director, Garry Gunter, president, Scott Gray, executive vice-president, Jim Mann, CFO

Mitchell and Castilloux families


$19.3 million
$20.5 million

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