Crawford Technologies Releasing New Dashboard Technology for Production Management at GRAPH EXPO 14

Just one of many reasons to stop by CrawfordTech’s booth #344 at Graph Expo 2014 in Chicago

September 18, 2014, Toronto, Ontario – Crawford Technologies announced today that it will demonstrate its new dashboard technology for high-volume customer communications workflows at GRAPH EXPO 14 in Chicago, IL from September 28 to October 1, 2014.

CrawfordTech’s new dashboard technology allows Automated Document Factory (ADF) users to know exactly what is happening, real-time, on the production floor. CrawfordTech’s dashboard is easy to use, customizable, modular and provides workflow visibility, increased productivity and lowers IT costs.

“Our customers have been asking for dashboard technology to give them a better view into their production workflows, so we have delivered a very exciting addition to this powerful solution” said Ernie Crawford, President of Crawford Technologies.

In addition to the release of CrawfordTech’s new dashboard, attendees will have a chance to experience a revolutionary and complete end-to-end ADF courtesy of the powerful partnership between Crawford Technologies, Canon Solutions America and Ironsides Technology as the three vendors join forces to offer a complete package for customers who want the best of breed for all critical components of their ADF.

“We are very excited about partnering with Canon Solutions America and Ironsides Technology this year in Chicago at GRAPH EXPO 14,” said Stuart Warner, Vice President of Sales, Crawford Technologies. “By combining the power of Océ PRISMAproduction, Ironsides Technology Automated Production Tracking (APT) and CrawfordTech’s PRO Production Manager, customers and attendees will have the chance to experience the powerful combination that makes an efficient, manageable and cost effective – truly automated – ADF.”

CrawfordTech will also be participating in the following Graph Expo 2014 events:

•  Crawford Technologies Solutions Summit: CrawfordTech will be hosting a one day solutions summit on Tuesday, September 29 where attendees can learn all about CrawfordTech solutions and get their questions answered by team members. Attendees will and have an opportunity to meet the CrawfordTech executive team including the President, Ernie Crawford.

•  Xplor Networking Breakfast and Panel Discussion: CrawfordTech is sponsoring this Xplor event on Tuesday, September 30, from 7:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. For more information and to register, go to: Xplor at Graph Expo

•  ‘Case Study Cafe’ by CrawfordTech’s David Day and Jonathan McGrew: Monday, September 29 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. – A Day in The Life of an Operations Manager covers more than the day-to-day operations, it is also achieving this year’s goals and planning to execute on the requirements of the future. Join David Day and Jonathan McGrew for an afternoon coffee/tea break with assorted baked goods, some entertainment, but, more importantly, education using a real world example of workflow, document management and document accessibility. They might even throw in some archiving/ECM considerations too. Dave and Jonathan will show how a large Print Services Provider (PSP) has taken their operations to the next level. For additional information, please visit the Print Media Centr website.

Attendees should mark their calendars and visit the Crawford Technologies team and partners at booth #344.

Graph Expo 14 will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois from September 28 to October 1, 2014.

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About Canon Solutions America, Inc.

Combining the strengths of the former Canon Business Solutions, Inc. and Océ North America, Inc., Canon Solutions America provides industry leading enterprise services, advanced production print technology and large format solutions supported by exceptional professional service offerings. Canon Solutions America helps companies of all sizes to improve their business by increasing efficiency, controlling costs and becoming more environmentally conscious. A wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., Canon Solutions America is headquartered in Melville, NY and has sales and service locations across the US. For more information on Canon Solutions America, please visit

About Ironsides Technology

Ironsides Technology is a software development and integration firm, providing workflow automation and enterprise wide integrity tracking solutions across all production devices and processes. From print spool through mailing, Ironsides’ solutions reduce the risk of compliance penalties and late fees while reducing our clients’ cost per piece. Headquartered in Westford, Massachusetts, Ironsides maintains an additional engineering and support facility in Wuhan, China. For more information on Ironsides Technology, please visit

About Crawford Technologies

Crawford Technologies is an award-winning, worldwide leader in print-stream transformation, document re-engineering, workflow, document accessibility and archiving software solutions. For nearly 20 years, Crawford Technologies has continued to grow and expand their solution offerings in the Enterprise Output Management (EOM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and Document Accessibility markets.

Since 1995, Crawford Technologies’ award-winning solutions have helped over 1,800 companies around the world reduce costs associated with multi-channel customer communications’ by delivering bills, statements and other mission-critical transactional communications to their customers in the format preferred by each customer. This includes print formats for laser and inkjet printers, online formats like PDF, HTML and XML and alternate format documents in Braille, Large Print, PDF/UA, Audio and E-text for visually impaired and print-disabled customers.

With CrawfordTech’s range of unique software products and services, our clients simplify, automate and extend document delivery cost effectively – irrespective of current, legacy or future standards in infrastructure or document output. These clients, including four of the top five US banks, four of the top five US insurance companies and four of the world’s top five car manufacturers, are realizing high-value results as costs associated with document processes are minimized through automation, new opportunities for savings across critical communications are realized and they react quickly to changes in regulations, policies, business requirements and technical infrastructure.

CrawfordTech’s quality software, expert support and transactional document business knowledge help clients to meet operational, service, marketing, legal and compliance requirements and automate the delivery of billions of communications to their customers annually. Simply put, companies look to Crawford Technologies for a platform-independent approach, leading system performance and superior output fidelity. Please visit to find out more about CrawfordTech’s clients, people, partners and solutions.