THE PRINTED IMAGE – HOME OF SUSTAINABILITY MINISTERIAL VISIT
The Printed Image – Home of Sustainability were delighted to welcome Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe TD, local Fine Gael TD Deputy Emer Higgins and local Fine Gael Councillor Shirley O’Hara to our new Greenogue premises on Tuesday 23rd of November.
Our public representative’s visit was an excellent show of support for The Printed Image in our ongoing sustainability initiatives and our continued growth as an Irish employer.
We are proud to be ISO-9001 and FSC® certified, ensuring all of our paper is sourced from FSC® certified mills promoting exemplary sustainable forest management. Alongside this, we concentrate on waste stream segregation, recycling everything we can including waste paper and board, ink tins, HDPE and LDPE containers, wooden pallets and plastic wraps and films. We operate a100% effluent free site.
Managing Director Tom Moriarty and Chief Operations Officer Tracy Dodd showcased our graphical and structural design, printing and branded promotional merchandise capabilities with a tour of the factory on the day. They highlighted our state of the art production machinery and showcased our new Xerox® Iridesse® Production Press. This is a high-end, professional production press which delivers a significant impact per printed page through digital speciality enhancements and Colour FLX Technology.
Tom Moriarty, said, “I am delighted to welcome the Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, Emer Higgins TD and Cllr. Shirley O’Hara to our Greenogue home and am very grateful for their support of our 100% Irish company in this difficult business environment. We discussed in detail the challenges presented by Covid-19, Brexit and the current global supply-chain issues which have led to significant upward price pressures for Irish business. We found our guests to be genuinely concerned and interested in our thoughts on these commercial issues and we also took great heart from their positive outlook for the future. We were very pleased and impressed to hear what their plans are, at Government and local level, to positively assist Irish business in dealing with those challenges” Tom continued “We were gratified with the real interest our guests showed in what we do at The Printed Image, our efforts and progress in environmental sustainability and in the time they took to engage with us and to and listen to our fantastic staff
All parties were delighted to have visited The Printed Image and all remarked on our efforts in promoting 100% Irish eco-friendly options and solutions to clients.
See more images from the day below.
For more information on The Printed Image’s sustainability efforts, see here; https://www.tpi.ie/about-us/sustainability/