Fortis Options Group Achieves Sustainable Inexperienced Printer Certification in Merced, CA

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., January 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Fortis Solutions Group LLC, a Main Post Partners portfolio company and a leading supplier of labels, flexible packaging, shrink tubing, cartons and applicators, is pleased to announce that its flexible packaging and label factory is in Merced, CA. received certification as a Sustainable Green Printer (SGP) from the third-party organization Sustainable Green Printing Partnership.

Fortis President and CEO John O. Wynne, Jr. commented: “I’m incredibly proud of ours Merced Team for this remarkable recognition. The SGP certification confirms our internal and external commitment to providing innovative and differentiating sustainable solutions. “

SGP certification takes into account the entire print shop, its process, its product and its social areas. SGP certification turns a printer into an elite group of top sustainable printers recognized by print buyers and the printing industry. SGP certification is supported by industry associations including the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) and the Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI)..

“Sustainability has been a core value of our company for many years,” he says Fortis President of flexible packaging, David Bankson. “The SGP has done an excellent job developing a challenging yet achievable standard based on data and real-world solutions to the challenges we face as a packaging printer. We are excited to join the SGP as a certified printer and I am proud then the commitment to sustainability that our team practices to achieve this. “

As a certified SGP printer, Fortis is committed to exceeding sustainability goals by reducing waste, saving energy, sourcing sustainable materials, creating a safe workplace, continually improving and reducing our carbon footprint. Every year sustainability projects are identified and tracked in order to document areas for improvement. An audit by a third-party certification organization takes place every two years.

About the Fortis Solutions Group
At Fortis Solutions Group, we offer a differentiated approach that gives our customers a strong edge in the marketplace through industry-leading lead times, quality control, color management and solution-oriented approaches. We offer a wide range of product offerings with our excellent flexographic, offset and digital printing capabilities. These offerings include pressure sensitive and heat shrink labels, multi-ply coupon and flexible package printing, advanced booklet printing, pouches, folding boxes, label applicators, and variable data printing. Headquarters in Virginia Beach, VAThe company also has production and sales offices in Austin, TX, Catoosa, OK, Ellington, CT, Flowery branch, GA, Climax, NC, Kansas City, MO, Lewisville, TX, Memphis, TN, Merced, CA., Napa, CA., Provo, UT, West Chester, OH and Wixom, MI.

Via main postal partner
Main Post Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on investing in proven growth companies along the consumer value chain. Main Post Partners invests in both majority and minority positions, mainly in early institutional capital situations where founders, entrepreneurs and management teams are looking for an experienced partner to grow their businesses to the full. With the “partnership instead of ownership” approach, Main Post Partners works closely with a network of successful executives to offer its management partners operational and strategic support. Main Post Partners was named to Inc.’s Top 50 Private Equity Firms for Entrepreneurs list.

About the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership
The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP) is a not-for-profit organization that certifies the best practices for sustainability in print shops, including and beyond regulatory compliance. SGP advocates best practices and innovation among stakeholders in the printing community and aligns the printing industry and its customers to strive for a more responsible and sustainable supply chain.

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