Vanguard Printing

Ithaca, New York

Like our sister plant in Wisconsin, Vanguard Printing is privately-owned and operated by Kappa Printing Management Associates. 

We put the customer first

Vanguard has earned an outstanding reputation for high-quality color publications and catalogs. 

Well executed print products forge an emotional attachment to their brands 

Do you need samples and fresh format ideas to enhance your print projects? Let us help you showcase your brand with visually impactful formats. 

Digest, catalog, magazine, tabloid, slim jim, oblong & calendar

National and regional markets served include catalog, consumer and special interest publications, comics, travel and leisure, tourism, trade financial printing, healthcare and pharmaceutical. 

Customized on-boarding for new customers. You will feel welcome!

Our capabilities include multiple heat-set and cold-set web presses, along with sheet-fed capability.

The equipment easily handles complex versioning and fulfillment. 

Recent investments include a 48pp Sunday 4000 installation and 2 high speed stitchers in 2017.  

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We offer full mailing and logistics services:
Strategic mailing options include co-mailing/co-palletization & direct entry shipping.

List processing services to convert and presort your mail files, providing you with maximum
postal automation and sortation discounts.

List Hygiene and Move Update compliance services to ensure the deliverability of your mailings,
reducing costs and increasing address accuracy.

Our services include Address Standardization, CASS Certification with Delivery Point Validation,
and NCOA Processing.

Excellent newsstand distribution rates. Kappa ships over 90 million newsstand units per year.

Deliveries made by both common commercial carriers as well as our own Vanguard trucks.

Vanguard Printing 
17 Hallwoods Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 272-1212 Direct
(800) 236-4396 Sales


Catalog Magazine Commercial  Financial

Contact us for samples and fresh format ideas to enhance your print projects, or request a quote here.