When Old is Just Obsolete—or—This is Not Sustainable

April 26, 2009

Virtually on Christmas Eve, 2008, yet another commercial engraving house bites the dust.

I have personally worked with these folks for more than thirty years (yes, 30) and with them made exquisite specimens of engraved types—no wonder manufacturing in this country is in such deep and ugly trouble.

Business can be a sorry business, read it here:

http://www.newhavenindependent.org/archives/2008/12/new_havens_lehm.php

and here.

http://newhavenindependent.org/archives/2009/01/displaced_worke.php

Read more about engraving, here:

http://typophile.com/blog/14410

and here:

www.nancysharoncollinsstationer.com

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