A brief history

ASAPpmOLDcolourful

1998

ASAPpm opened its doors in Bells Corners and began offering clients quality offset and digital printing, with emphasis on quick turnarounds. ASAPpm handled the printing of the original proposal that eventually brought the Ottawa Senators to the NHL.

1999

ASAPpm bought the embroidery division which serviced all the Marks Work Warehouse stores in the Ottawa  area. This new service expanded our client base to include construction and uniform companies.

2000

ASAPpm became a member of the Promotional Products Association of Canada (PPAC). As a result, we were able to  offer promotional product management to companies for their Marketing and Trade Show requirements.

ASAPpm

2002

ASAPpm acquired a CD/DVD manufacturing company, allowing us to offer clients an alternative to printing manuals and enabling us to gain a foothold into a new dynamic media. ASAPpm expanded to a North American client base as well as the local music and medical industry.

2005

ASAPpm acquired a 15,000 sq foot building currently located at 1-215 Terence Matthews Crescent.

asappmLogo

2006

ASAPpm upgraded its offset division by installing a 4 colour press which further enhanced its offset capabilities.

2008

ASAPpm made a major investment in redesigning its own website and then began offering web and graphic design as a new service. ASAPpm recognized the value of being able to offer logo, layout, web and print based solutions for a company’s marketing needs.

ASAPchromebigger

2009

ASAPpm made a major upgrade to its digital division by installing the Konica Minolta C6500 which offered leading edge non wax based toner. As well, the Konica Minolta 1051 was installed to upgrade the black and white capabilities.

2010

ASAPpm acquired Shirt Talk, a company that had been in business for over 30 years, offering silk screening for the sports and apparel industry.

ASAP_logo_BLACK325x95

2011

ASAPpm further enhanced its Digital division with the installation of the Konica Minolta 8000.  This allowed for heavier stock capabilities and dual fuzer technology, which truly made the finished product comparable in quality to offset printing without the long run commitment.

2012

ASAPpm took on the clients of Organik Graphix, a T-shirt and large format digital company, specializing in uniquely branded apparel, such as discharge and foil imprint. This company was a leader in such specialty applications.

Bought Mission Stream into its portfolio specializing in Variable Data Printing and Marketing as well as Perfect Binding and Mail Services.

ASAPpmLOGOgrey

2013

Upgraded our internal Job Data Base to a custom Work flow Data Base for job entry tracking costing and accounting as well as building a number of customised web portals for franchises like Greco and Retire at Home. We also added additional bindery equipment such our Duplo saddle stitcher and a secondary Knife.

2014

 

ASAPpm opens a new division ASAP Safety Store 2500 square foot retail and online store. Offering a full line of safety work wear and footwear to a variety of industry and completely renovates their office and production space adding an additional 2500 sq feet.

2015

ASAPpm brings Evoke Direct Response in-house to further enhance our Web and Graphic Department and to add inbound and outbound marketing and advertising capabilities. Evoke is a Google Certified partner, Mindfire Certified, and  Hubspot Certified Partner,  which focuses helping customers market more effectively, more efficiently and more profitably.