PRINTING EXCELLENCE IN THE CAROLINAS RECOGNIZED
Announced As Winner in the 2021 PICA Awards
Charlotte, NC — The Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA) has announced that Sun Solutions of W Columbia is anaward winner in the 2021 PICA Awards Competition. The announcement was made April 2, 2022, during the 2021 PICA Awards Banquet held in Charlotte, North Carolina. The PICA Awards competition is celebrating its 56th season and continues to be one of the largest printing contests in the nation.
This year, the PICA Awards attracted more than 400 entries from 32 printing companies, along with more than 149 entries from 6 graphic arts high schools and 6 college graphic arts programs from across the Carolinas.
Sun Solutions won 18 Best of Category Awards, 14 Special Judges Awards and 7 Awards of Excellence. Only one “Best of” may be given in each category. One or more Special Judges Award or Award of Excellence may be given in each category, limited to no more than one third of total entries per category.
Sun Solutions also was recognized as the winner of the following sponsored awards: the People’s Choice Award which was voted on that night by attendees. The FujiFilm Best Wide Format award, the Printers Service PRISCO Best Printing Division D (60 or more employees) award, and the Mac Papers + Packaging Best of Show award.
For more information, call Vickie Smith of Sun Solutions at 803-791-1786.
Since 1931, The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA) has been dedicated to advancing the success of the Carolinas’ printing and imaging industry. PICA provides training, resources, and a voice of advocacy on both a state and national level.
PICA is a trade association representing the graphic communications industry in North and South Carolina. North Carolina ranks as the 16th largest state print market in the United States with $3.78 billion in sales, 1,215 total printing establishments and 20,050 employees. South Carolina ranks 30th in the nation, with $1.48 billion in sales, 501 establishments, and 8,357 employees. PICA is headquartered in Charlotte, NC. For more information, visit www.picanet.org.
The PICA Awards Competition, owned and managed by The Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), is an annual event established in 1966 that recognizes and rewards printing and imaging companies who combine fine craftsmanship with technology to produce outstanding finished products. The award-winning companies are honored each year at the PICA Awards Banquet.