Sir Speedy is named the fastest growing franchise in the country and is then purchased by Kampgrounds of America (KOA) in 1977.  KOA appoints its CEO Don Lowe to lead the company, which then becomes the third-largest franchisor of quick print centers in the U.S. Multicopy opens its first franchise location in Amsterdam, Holland, and expands into France, Poland and Austria. PIP Printing goes public in 1973.