PIP and Sir Speedy Named Leading Printing Companies

Local brands achieve ranking on Printing Impressions’ Top 400 List


MISSION VIEJO, Calif., December 28, 2010—PIP Printing and Marketing Services and Sir Speedy recently ranked on the Printing Impressions Top 400 list. Both companies are printing and marketing services franchise networks. Sir Speedy ranked number 19 and PIP ranked number 44 on the listing, which appeared in the December issue of Printing Impressions magazine. Sir Speedy received the highest ranking of all franchised printing companies.

“To rank in the top five and ten percent among such leaders as R.R. Donnelley, Quad/Graphics and Cenveo is truly a compliment for our brand,” said Richard Lowe, president of PIP and Sir Speedy. “I am proud of all our franchisees for helping us achieve this industry ranking.”

Now in its 27th year, the Printing Impressions 400 provides the industry's most comprehensive ranking of the leading printing companies in the United States and Canada. The listings include company name and headquarters location; parent company, if applicable; current and previous year's rankings; most recent and previous year's fiscal sales; percentage change; primary specialties; principal officer(s); as well as number of employees, manufacturing plants and total press units.

About Franchise Services
Franchise Services, Inc., (FSI) is a franchise management company that owns the franchise brands, Sir Speedy, PIP Printing and Marketing Services, Signal Graphics, MultiCopy, TeamLogic IT and Copies Now. Franchise Services has a 40-year history managing award-winning brands that support the small- to medium-sized business market. The company’s brands and worldwide affiliates encompass nearly 600 locations in 13 countries.

FSI’s brands have received numerous awards and recognition including; the Franchise Times Top 200, Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, Quick Printing Top 100, Printing Impressions 400, Franchise Times Fast 55, Franchise 50 and the International Franchise Association’s Franchisee of the Year Award.

Contact: Denise Denton, Director of Marketing Communications, Franchise Services, Inc., 26722 Plaza Drive, Mission Viejo, CA  92691. Tel: 949/348-5400, Fax: 949/348-5066. E-mail: ddenton@franserv.com. Website: www.franserv.com.