BURR RIDGE, Illinois, December 14, 2009 –GSI Technologies, LLC, an industry leader in Functional Printing™ and industrial graphic products, is proud to be ranked 211 in the Printing Impressions Top 400, and particularly pleased to have moved up 41 positions in the last year. The Printing Impressions 400 is a comprehensive ranking of the leaders among approximately 2,500 printing businesses in the United States and Canada.
“We are honored to be included in this prestigious list of the Top 400 printers in North America,” said GSI President & COO, Jack Kraemer. “Our ranking and especially our improvement by 41 places in such a challenging economic environment is a testament to our business model and our talented people. It is a result of our continued investments in state-of-the-art technology, our fully integrated quality assurance and production systems, and our continuing commitment to expanding our product offerings to address new and changing requirements in the marketplace.”
About GSI Technologies
GSI Technologies is a Burr Ridge, Illinois-based manufacturer of functional printing and industrial graphic products. Originally known as Graphic Solutions, Inc., it was created in 1985 as a label and nameplate brokerage by siblings Suzanne and Bob Zaccone. Through the years, it expanded into printing pressure sensitive labels, aluminum nameplates, polycarbonate panels, and conductive printed products for the medical market. In 2000, it became the first licensed manufacturer of thin, flexible batteries in sheet form. Later, it began producing RFID antennas, medical electrodes, smart cards, RFID systems, and electroluminescent lamps. Since 2004, it has been a part of Thrall Enterprises, a family-owned holding company with corporate offices in Chicago.