News Releases

  1. MPN Sells New Dual Heater Clamshell Shown at SGIA Expo

    MPN Sells New Dual Heater Clamshell Shown at SGIA Expo

    The new Crest, which features heaters on the moving and non-moving platens, expands MPN’s embossing capabilities in the membrane switch and graphic overlay market. Nadine Tripodi, President/Owner of Butler Technologies, said the company purchased the 20”x 26” press to increase efficiency in their processes. Butler focuses on print applications for a variety of industries, providing services that include printed electronics and user-interface solutions such as membrane switches, graphic overlays and more.

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  2. Cell Manufacturing new Niche for My Press Needs

    Cell Manufacturing new Niche for My Press Needs

    My Press Needs (MPN) announces the sale of a third Crest Clamshell to be used in cell manufacturing, a growing niche for the company’s line of platen presses. Empire Screen Printing, Onalaska, WI, recently purchased 32” x 47” and 41” x 67” Crest Clamshells for its large format manufacturing cells. Last year, GM Nameplate bought a 20” x 26” Crest Clamshell to use in its aerospace manufacturing cell.

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  3. My Press Needs Forms New Service Division

    My Press Needs Forms New Service Division

    MPN Services will provide Crest owners preventive maintenance, emergency service and phone consultation through independent servicers nationwide. MPN’s John Stadler has been named director of the new division. Assets of MPN’s previous service affiliate, My Service Needs, have been sold to David Mussi. A veteran clamshell service provider, Mussi has contracted with MPN to be lead technician for the new division.

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  4. ECI Buys Crest Clamshell Shown at SGIA Expo

    ECI Buys Crest Clamshell Shown at SGIA Expo

    ECI purchased the 20” x 26” “Cell” Clamshell because they were looking for value more than price in a new die cutting solution. “In my opinion,” Ed Cook said, “Rob Weidhaas has re-invented the Clamshell die cutter into a resilient, valuable extension to our manufacturing capabilities. There is nothing else like it in the marketplace today.”

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  5. My Press Needs Partners with Sales Firm

    My Press Needs Partners with Sales Firm

    My Press Needs (MPN) has signed an agreement with Competitive EDGE Representatives to represent the company’s Crest Clamshell throughout North America. The agreement calls for Competitive EDGE to act as MPN’s sales representative in the large format print, retail graphics, trade shops and architectural markets.

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