Midlothian, TX, August 26, 2014 – Ennis, Inc. (NYSE: EBF) National Marketing department has recently received four awards, in three categories, from the GDUSA American Inhouse Design Awards sponsored by The Creative Group and Endurance®. This year there were more than 5,000 entries from every size and segment of the private, public and non-profit sectors. The criteria for the GDUSA American Inhouse Design Awards are based on creativity, and recognition of the contribution of inhouse designers and marketing departments through the special challenges they face.
Two completely re-designed sales kits, “Uncompromised Check Solutions” and “Tag & Label”, were awarded in the Sales Promotion and Sales Kits category, both kits include unique folders, samples and sales materials that make them stand apart from the competition. In the Identity Design category the overall “Ennis Corporate Rebranding” got extra attention by showing up on the first page of this category section. “Our corporate rebranding has been the staple of all of our marketing initiatives this past year.” said Steven Osterloh, Vice President of Marketing.
Lastly, the creative spread “Pushing the Envelope”, which appeared in Print + Promo, won an advertisement award. This ad focused on unique tips for a distributor to use when trying to sell or cross-sell envelopes. “We are proud of all of the creative things we are able to produce as an internal marketing department, and being recognized for our design work in various categories proves that we are doing something right.” said Mr. Osterloh.
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Ennis, Inc. (www.ennis.com) is primarily engaged in the production and sale of business forms, apparel and other business products. The Company is one of the largest private-label printed business product suppliers in the United States. Headquartered in Midlothian, Texas, the Company has production and distribution facilities strategically located throughout the United States of America, Mexico, and Canada to serve the Company’s national network of distributors. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates in two business segments: the Print Segment (“Print”) and Apparel Segment (“Apparel”). The Print Segment is primarily engaged in the business of manufacturing and selling business forms, other printed business products, printed and electronic media, presentation products, flex-o-graphic printing, advertising specialties and Post-it® Notes, internal bank forms, plastic cards, secure and negotiable documents, envelopes and other custom products. The Apparel Segment manufactures and distributes T-Shirts and other activewear apparel through six distribution centers located throughout North America.
For Further Information Contact:
Steven Osterloh, Vice President of Marketing