SOURCE: Solar Communications

Solar Communications

June 10, 2009 16:00 ET

Solar Communications Announces Sale of Card Deck Assets to Schmidt Printing and Ceasing Operations July 1st

NAPERVILLE, IL--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - Solar Communications Inc. of Naperville, IL, ( has announced today the sale of its cooperative direct mail line of business, printed paper-poly technology and collating assets to the Schmidt Printing Company (, a division of The Taylor Corporation located in North Mankato, Minnesota.

All activity associated with Solar's card pack business will now be handled out of Schmidt Printing's facilities in Byron, Minnesota.

Additionally, via an orderly liquidation, Solar will cease all remaining print and mailing operations at its Naperville, Illinois facility as of July 1, 2009. An excess equipment auction coordinated by the Great American Group ( will take place on June 30, 2009.

Established in 1961, Solar Communications grew from a small family printing business to one of the largest providers of marketing production services in the United States. Over the 48 years of its existence, Solar created many win/win outcomes for thousands of stakeholders and received numerous accolades and awards for innovation, management, quality and service.

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