Time and again the staff at PAR PRINT GROUP INC. have gone the extra mile, and then some, to help us out with special projects and tight deadlines.
Dave S. – Communications Specialist
To tell our story, we’re not going to bombard you with iStock photos of other people, or write the same old text about how we are unique, flawless and downright the best choice! Instead, our story is a simple one that most business owners can relate to. It’s a story of humble beginnings, small triumphs, failure and people. We hired a graphic designer to create the cool graphic you see on the right...please check it out so we feel the money was well spent.
It all began with partners David Rivers and Thomas Vanderstoop in 1974.
Dig the stylish duds.
Company changes locations from south Oshawa to a bigger unit in Whitby.
Thomas Vanderstoop buys out David Rivers’ shares and becomes the sole owner of the business
Thomas Vanderstoop’s son, Tom Vanderstoop, starts working for the family business in their newly formed digital pre-press department.
Things get serious with the purchase of a Roland 305 five-colour perfecting press.
We get our FSC certification and in 2011 become a Business Ambassador of Durham Partners in Project Green.
We take our first step into a much larger world of digital printing with the purchase of a Konica Minolta C6500. The first of many.
Awarded the Agfa GreenWorks Environmental Award for excellence in environmental printing.
Tom Vanderstoop takes over David Thomas Printing as the company's founder,
Thomas Vanderstoop, retires.
David Thomas Printing purchases Whitby-based printing company MasterPrint. David Thomas Printing had been doing trade printing for MasterPrint for several
years and saw the purchase as an opportunity to merge together two great
companies with similar philosophies on quality and customer service, as well as to
better serve and expand their offerings to both customer bases.
PAR PRINT INC merges with David Thomas Printing and MasterPrint making Paul Ricci a partner. PAR PRINT INC is a fully integrated prepress, printing, finishing, direct mail laser/lettershop, and photography organization with over 25 years of lithographic knowledge and experience servicing worldwide agencies as well as national and international corporate direct organizations. Our people are ingrained with the highest standard of quality and service and are deemed industry experts by our clients.
The combined expertise of all three companies operates primarily out of 105 Industrial Drive, Unit 11, in Whitby, ON with other resource offices in Toronto, ON.