Volume 48 – #02

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Volume 48#02

May 9 – May 22, 2023

Since 2015, Colour Innovations has been providing start-to-finish security printing services to print Canadian stamps.

Colour Innovations ‘not a regular printer’

This year, the Toronto-based security printer Colour Innovations will mark its 35th anniversary, including nearly a decade bidding on Canadian stamp-printing contracts. The firm previously supplied prepress services to Canada Post before serving as a subcontractor to one of the Crown corporation’s main printers beginning in 2003. More recently, in 2015, Colour Innovations began offering start-to-finish security printing services and began submitting tenders to print Canadian stamps. “We’re not a regular printer,” said Colour Innovations President Carlo D’Onofrio. “We also do high-value coupons, credit cards, documents – our place is secure – and we do everything in house from printing to foiling, embossing and packaging.” Continue reading →

Animal Mothers and Babies stamp set celebrates two wildly devoted caregivers
Page 4
NPM philatelists council appoints new chair
Page 23

CSN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 20
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 23
Ian Robertson
Looking Back
1993 series elevates provincial parks’ beauty
Page 6
David Piercey
Philatelic Bookshelf
Finnish author delivers the details on deltiology
Page 8

Ian Robertson
Stamping Grounds
Registered mail evolved from ‘money letters’
Page 14
Mike Smith
Rumsey & Co. produced some ‘fancy’ postcards
Page 16

Robin Harris
New Issues
From around the world
Page 18

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