The Lowe-Martin Group

The Lowe-Martin Group

November 17, 2005 15:14 ET

The Lowe-Martin Group Cuts the Ribbon on their New State of the Art Facility

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 17, 2005) - Lowe-Martin Group, a full-service provider of graphic communication solutions, will be celebrating the grand opening of their new Ottawa headquarters on Friday November 18th, 2005.

The Lowe-Martin group is recognized as one of the only two Graphic Communication Companies specializing in the production of stamps for Canada Post. They are also leading the industry in the implementation and application of new and emerging technologies that deliver exceptional quality and versatility across the spectrum of print and supporting services.

In this new facility, the Lowe-Martin Group has consolidated three separate Ottawa locations into 400 Hunt Club Rd. Their new building brings together Digital Printing, Offset Print, Bindery, Warehouse, Sales, Administration and Executives under one roof.

In addition to combining operations, Lowe-Martin has taken the opportunity to extend their offset and digital printing capabilities as part of this move. A second 10-colour Heidelberg press has been installed at their new location, which will add considerable capacity to Lowe-Martin's already extensive capabilities for offset printing. They have also adding new equipment to their digital fleet, including two of the latest offerings from Xerox. Specifically, the Nuvera production version laser printer and the 8160 wide format ink jet printer. Both of these devices produce up to 1200 dpi resolution and have impressive capabilities not seen on previous devices.

The Lowe-Martin Group has been in continuous operation since 1908, employing over 300 hundred people in the Ottawa area. The combination of the impressive new facility and additional leading edge technology opens up new opportunities and growth possibilities for the Lowe-Martin Group. This company has set in motion a transformation which will enable them to make a lasting impression in the changing world of communication.

Contact Information

  • The Lowe-Martin Group
    Dee Hanlon
    Marketing Communications
    (613) 741-0962, ext. 1236