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Better Together: McCallum Printing Group Inc. acquired by the Burke Group of Companies
We are proud and excited to now be a part of the Burke Group of Companies! Read more...
May, 2017
McCallum adds a new sales rep
We are pleased to welcome Terry Petherbridge as our newest member of our sales force, replacing our retiring Carey Prins. With over 20 years of industry experience he brings a tremendous amount experience from the sheetfed, web offset and direct mail lines of businesses. We believe customers will find his expertise invaluable and look forward to his success in the future!
May, 2015
McCallum Printing Group, Winner of the 2015 ACE Award for Printing
McCallum Printing Group, Winner of the 2015 ACE Award for Printing McCallum Printing Group, Winner of the 2015 ACE Award for Printing
The Advertising Club of Edmonton (ACE) hosted the 37th Annual ACE Awards on March 19, 2016. The awards honoured the best locally-produced advertising work, from brochure design to radio advertising, video production to best use of social media, and everything in between. McCallum Printing Group was chosen as the winner of the ACE award in the printing category for DDB Edmonton’s "ICE District Leasing Presentation Guide."
March, 2016
New Equipment – Kern 2500 Multimailer 6-Pocket High-Speed Inserter
McCallum Printing New Kern 2500 Multimailer 6-Pocket High-Speed Inserter
The Kern 2500 Multimailer provides superb performance and flexibility that continuously delivers flawless mailings in accordance with a variety of needs. The Kern’s strengths in reliability and efficiency ensure that the computer-guided processing of your mailings is absolutely accurate.
January, 2016
New Equipment – Stenz Envelope Feeder
McCallum Printing New Stenz Envelope Feeder
Built for our SX-52 press, we can achieve far better production speed and handle bigger mail projects.
December, 2015
McCallum adds a new sales rep
We are pleased to welcome Terry Petherbridge as our newest member of our sales force, replacing our retiring Carey Prins. With over 20 years of industry experience he brings a tremendous amount experience from the sheetfed, web offset and direct mail lines of businesses. We believe customers will find his expertise invaluable and look forward to his success in the future!
May, 2015
Announcing A New Product – McCallum WallArt

We now offer an odour-free, PVC-free alternative for wall murals – McCallum WallArt. This high-performance, flame-retardant wall paper with an ultra-smooth finish provides vivid colour and high-definition detail ideal for wall murals, and provides up to 20 years display permanence indoors, away from direct sun. This easy-to-install, strippable prepasted wall paper comes with an HP warranty for clean removal.
 

Customize your own WallArt with a simple, easy-to-use online design tool. You may use personal photos, your own image gallery, or by searching a vast library of high-quality images, designs and artwork from Fotolia. Go to McCallum WallArt to get started today!
 

HP PVC-free Wall Paper printed with HP Latex Inks is GREENGUARD Children & Schools Certified℠ and ideal for healthcare facilities. See http://www.greenguard.org

February, 2015
New Equipment – HP Latex 360 Plotter
McCallum Printing New HP Latex 360 Plotter.
Our newest plotter, the HP Latex 360 sports a 64 inch print width complete with an embedded photospectrometer. The 360 produces scratch-resistant prints which can be left unlaminated and used outdoors for up to 3 years. Latex inks deliver vibrant, saturated colours using lower cost medias with quick-drying odourless ink and more choice of compatible print media.
November, 2014
Earth Day 2014 BBQ
We celebrated Earth Day on May 15th with a BBQ for staff and suppliers. Thanks to the green efforts of you and our e-team, we’ve succeeded in reducing our environmental impact significantly! Click to enlarge image to view some statistics.
May, 2014
We decided to celebrate 10 years of excellence in the printing business with new branding!
McCallum Printing New Triplex Business Cards.
A picture does not do justice to our new business cards… you’ll have to see them in person! Our Triplex business card is made up of 3 layers laminated together with push pull adhesive resulting in a striking pinstripe effect on the edge of the card. Neenah SO… SILK 92 lb. cover fair blue super smooth sandwiched between two layers of Topkote 130 lb. cover. Printed 2 spot colours + black over 2 spot colours on the back. Soft touch coating and a die cut on the front and satin coating on the back.
February, 2014
Canada Post Expert Partner
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We are proud to announce that McCallum Printing Group Inc. has been accepted as a Canada Post Expert Partner. Our customers can feel confident in our ability to send their mail. Please visit our Mailing Services page to download our Canada Post mailing information sheets.
April, 2013
Equipment Expansion
We are committed to continuous investment in new technology to improve efficiency and value. We are currently in the process of installing $1,500,000 worth of new equipment including:
Heidelberg SX 52 5 Colour with Coater
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Installed in March 2013 this SX model will be one of the first to be installed Canada. This press will provide our customers better pricing and higher quality on short run colour. We also will be able to provide a greater range of stock thickness with the SX's ability to run up to 24 pt. board.

March, 2013
Crease Master and Cito System
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Installed in November 2012 we have invested in two devices to improve the quality of our slitting and creasing. We required this investment to provide faster turnaround with the highest quality possible to address the many different substrates that we provide our customers. Both units have the ability to provide letterpress quality scoring to prevent any cracking when folding.
December, 2012
Horizon 5500 Stitchliner
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Installing in December 2012 the stitchliner will not only provide redundancy for our saddle stitched production line, we will also be able to improve turnaround, improve binding of digital products and automate all flat sheet collating, for plastic coil and wire–o products.
December, 2012
Polar 78
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Installed in October of 2012 this unit adds to our fleet of cutters, with the Polar 78 focusing on our digital workflow. It has all the automation of our larger cutters but has the ability to prepare products under 2 inches. The overall size allows us also to handle up to 23 x 35 inch sheets if in the event we have a cutter dedicated to larger projects and we require the Polar 78 to switch to our large format production.
December, 2012
Horizon Folder
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Installed in October 2012 this is a fully automated folder, giving us the ability to reduce make ready times and increase throughput. No longer do we require manually setting rollers and plates, just pick the folding scheme and go.
December, 2012
McCallum Printing Group wins the 'Supplier of the Year' Award for 2012.
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We are pleased to announce that we have won our 6th g[squared] Marketing 'Supplier of the Year' Award for 2012.
Presenting the award to Darren Pohl is Khazma Asiff Hult, senior account manager, and Tanya Berner, manager client services.
January, 2013
McCallum adds a new sales rep
We welcome Jim Mueller to our sales team! Jim has a lot of experience in magazine and publications side of the print business in Western Canada which we know will translate well to McCallum Printing.
June, 2012
McCallum Printing Group, Winner of the 2011 ACE Award for Printing.
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The Advertising Club of Edmonton (ACE) hosted the 33rd Annual ACE Awards at Edmonton Event Centre on March 24, 2012. The awards honoured the best locally-produced advertising work, from brochure design to radio advertising, video production to best use of social media, and everything in between. McCallum Printing Group was awarded an ACE award in the printing category for "Star Wars: Identities – The Exhibition".
March, 2012
McCallum Printing Group wins the 'Supplier of the Year' Award for 2011.
Supplier of the Year 2011 with Darren Pohl
We are pleased to announce that we have won our 5th g[squared] Marketing 'Supplier of the Year' Award for 2011.
December, 2011
McCallum Printing Group to test the viability of its vegetable inks on agrifibre paper.
Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures (AITF) partnered with McCallum to test the viability of printing vegetable inks on their agrifibre paper. AITF made pulp for this paper from post harvest Flax and Wheat fibre. Cascades Inc. in St. Jerome, Quebec made the paper from the pulp AITF supplied combining it with recycled wood fibre pulp. The test was printed with solids and images in 4 color process with great results.
November, 2011
McCallum Printing’s application for accreditation with BBB of Central and Northern Alberta has been approved.
BBB accreditation is a reflection of our commitment to ethical business practices and high quality customer service. We are hoping this will generate new business from potential clients who use the BBB website to search for reputable printers.
July, 2011
McCallum Printing Group, Winner of the ACE Award for Printing.
Image of 2010 Ace Award
The Advertising Club of Edmonton (ACE) celebrated the 32nd Annual ACE Awards at the Citadel Theatre on April 30, 2011 awarding top agencies in Edmonton. Twenty-seven ACE's were awarded to the agencies recognizing their achievement. McCallum Printing has received this award in the Printing Category.
April, 2011         Source: http://adclubedm.com/awards/2010-ace-awards-winners/
McCallum Printing Group Inc. was selected the Small Business Week Winner for 2010 in the 51 - 100 employees category, by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce.
The Edmonton Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to help the Chamber recognize and congratulate the successes of small business in our city by nominating an organization deserving of this recognition. Each October, the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce celebrates small business by presenting this prestigious award to businesses in three categories: companies with 10 or under full-time employees; companies with 50 or under full-time employees; companies with 100 or less full-time employees.
October, 2010         Source: http://edmontonchamber.com/SBW.aspx
McCallum Printing adds 1 new sales rep
McCallum Printing welcomes Jill Chandler to our sales team! Jill will be working for us in the Red Deer and area markets. We look forward to her successes!
September, 2011
McCallum Printing Group is pleased to announce the opening of a Calgary office.
Bonar McCallum, who was previously McCallum’s Campus Manager at the University of Alberta is now Account Executive for Southern Alberta.

As Alberta’s largest commercial printer, McCallum Printing Group already been successful in providing valuable service to clients in the Calgary area with its unique scope of capabilities and focus on customer service. Now that there will be “feet on the ground” in Calgary we see an opportunity to further expand our client base in this market.

Says Bonar: “We at McCallum have a proven track record of providing comprehensive print management to organizations such as The University of Alberta, Servus, All Weather Windows, Rogers, and many more. We provide a one-stop solution for organizations with diverse needs, especially if there is a need for national and international distribution. We do this by reducing overall print spend, and increasing the efficiency of print ordering and distribution. Over and above our full range of digital and offset printing capabilities we offer much more, including online ordering and cataloging solutions, warehousing, fulfillment, variable printing, cross-media marketing, and mailing services. We back this up with attention to detail, and our focus on great service. As Calgary has risen to be the head office capital of Canada, I’m excited to show how McCallum Printing Group will be the company of choice to those looking for a world-class communications provider.”
June, 2011
McCallum adds 2 new sales reps
Tracy Falcon – we are glad to welcome Tracy to our sales team! Tracy brings over 20 years of industry experience to McCallum Printing having worked for several marketing companies in the Edmonton area.
Deb Elster – we also welcome Deb to our sales team! Deb a brings tremendous level of previous experience working in printing sales and has in the past dealt with the Government of Alberta and several other institutional clientele.
June, 2011
McCallum's e-team visited the Edmonton Waste Management Centre.
Image of McCallum's e-team
On May 3rd, members of McCallum's e-team visited the Edmonton Waste Management Centre. During the eye-opening visit, we were amazed to learn what really happens to our garbage and the extent that the facility goes to in order to recover and reuse as much material as possible.
May, 2011
Duplo 645 SCC installation
Augmenting our small format digital and offset workflow, the Duplo 645 Slitter Cutter Creaser eliminates the cracking issues inherent to digital printing and can provide up to 10 creases, 6 slits and 15 cuts on a single sheet in one pass. With a barcode reader, jobs are automatically set up and each sheet is monitored and adjusted for registration, if necessary, eliminating any drift that is inherent to digital print engines.\
March, 2009
Xerox iGen4 installation
With the first iGen4 in Western Canada, McCallum Printing is proud to be able to provide our customers with the industry's best digital image quality that rivals offset printing. It can handle a wide array of stocks from 16 to 300 lbs. with a maximum size of 14.33 inches by 20.5 inches. Variable information printing can be employed with this device to support high-value targetted marketing programs.
January, 2009
Stahl TH 82 Folder installation
The newest addition to our fleet of large format folders, the Stahl TH 82 gives us a total of 4 folders capable of handling a wide variety of folding requirements. Six plates in the first unit gives us the ability to do complicated brochure folding with fast setups. Folding and finishing now matches the speed and accuracy of our state-of-the-art pressroom.
December, 2008
Building Expansion
We added 5,000 square feet to our building to house our fulfillment and logistics departments. This has also allowed us to more effectively use our original space for press and bindery, resulting in an even more efficient workflow.
November, 2008
Heidelberg XL105 6 Color plus Coater installation
The first of its kind in western Canada, this new technology will provide us with 40% more productivity with increased speeds of 18,000 sheets per hour. This state-of-the-art equipment will provide our clients world-class quality of print and coating with unbeatable service.
January, 2007