VANCOUVER, Dec. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - MET Fine Printers wins Best in Show at the Canadian Print Awards with Nike's 2013 Fleece Tech Pack Case Bound Book. Five rounds of judging in Canada's largest juried print competition yields the highest honor of the 2013 event hosted by Print Action Magazine.
"Not only is Nike one of the world's greatest brands, it is recognized as a graphic design leader; what an honor to be part of their team and be recognized by Canada's Print Communication greats." notes Scott Gray VP Branding for MET. "From colour management and printing through finishing and fulfillment across the globe, our team really worked hard to provide a true MET experience."
The 220 page oversized book showcases a collection of Nike's premier sponsored athletes through bespoke production values. MET won a second Gold for Best Book Lithography earlier in the evening as well as Gold for Best Calendar for their own social design project Canstruction Vancouver. MET also collected Silver for Best Environmentally Progressive Project; MET Hard Goods Recycled printing blanket iPad cases and Wallets; and Bronze awards for the Nike Athlete Welcome Book and SPEAR Education Kit.
For a complete listing of the awards visit http://www.printaction.com/News/20131122-celebrating-best-canadian-print.html
About MET Fine Printers
MET Fine Printers is one of Canada's most awarded commercial printers. Family owned and professionally managed, MET is proud of their Carbon Neutral operations and continuous innovation. MET services the Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco and Hawaiian markets.
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Image with caption: "MET Fine Printers and Nike win Best in Show at the 2013 Canadian Print Awards. The Fleece TECH Pack Case Bound Book comprised of 220 pages of Mohawk Via Vellum Text with rich black Tri-tones and floods of red to make a stunning finished book. (CNW Group/MET Fine Printers)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131211_C9389_PHOTO_EN_34804.jpg