In 1961, Lithographic Industries, Inc. was established and built
upon the premise of providing the highest possible quality at the lowest possible price. This premise still holds true today.
The Ebert Family has been involved in the printing industry for over 4 generations.
Lithographic Industries, Inc. is established by brothers Louis and Roman A. Ebert, Jr.
Litho expands doubling the size of the building
The installation of the first highspeed Bobst die cutter in our industry
The current President, Louis A. Ebert Sr. joins Lithographic Industries, Inc.
Litho invents the standardization of hang holes, which will later be used by all blister card manufacturers under ISO standards.
The first catalytic incinerator is added in efforts to help reduce our carbon footprint along with using the process to help heat our plant. This piece of machinery is needed to use our solvent based heat seal coating “LITHO-COAT”
Litho expands again, adding on additional warehousing.
Paula Ebert joins Lithographic Industries, Inc.
a 6-unit Planeta is added to our equipment
We move to a more advanced version of our coating known as 9022 to help further provide superior coating in our industry.
Introduction of the “Touch Color” format
Two presses make “Super Touch” possible
Installation of the Misomex and Boost SP 102E II
Roman A. Ebert 4th joins Lithographic Industries, Inc.
New Millenium – New die cutter
Lithographic Industries becomes ISO 9001:2000 certified
Addition of an Automatic Steel Rule Bending Machine
100% CTP of digital work flow
Lithographic Industries houses the largest press of its kind
Louis A. Ebert Jr joins Lithographic Industries, inc. | We are now certified to ISO 9001:2008
Litho purchases a new Pettrato Metro gluer, giving us the ability to in house glue, and fold
We become G7 Master Printer Certified.
We become GMI certified for specific customers
Litho adds a new 29 x 41 KBA-Iberica die cutter enabling us to run a larger 29 x 41 combo sheet.
We add a new state of the art thermal oxidizer RTO, eliminating the need to use catalyst.
We are a family owned and operated printed packaging company founded in 1961 located just outside the city of Chicago, in Broadview IL. We specialize in blister-cards and clamshell inserts. We have carved out a niche in the industry by inventing the technique of combination gang form printing (better known as “combos”), while also using an 11-unit KBA printing press to offer many specialty Pantone colors per run. We have a variety of services available, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information!