Harry V. Kirk, Founder and CEO of Kirk-Rudy, Inc.

Our Founder, Harry Kirk, Dies at 93

Kirk-Rudy News

Woodstock, GA – The mailing and printing industry lost an icon of innovation and technology on October 29, 2021. Harry V. Kirk, founder and CEO of Kirk-Rudy, Inc., died at age 93. Born in Czechoslovakia in 1928, Harry endured the brutal occupation by Germany during World War II and later occupation by the communist Soviet government. After escaping at the …


Jim Williams News

Kirk-Rudy, Inc. has announced it’s newest addition to their line-up of high quality, industrial inkjet printers. The FireJet 4C is a pigment-based aqueous printing system engineered to deliver increased speed and outstanding image quality at a low cost. Using Memjet’s new DuraFlex technology, the FireJet 4C is an all-in-one printing system that combines the heavy-duty transport that Kirk-Rudy is famous …

Old inkjet system on used base

Time to upgrade your inkjet?

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It may be easier than you think, and at a price within reach. If you have inkjet addressing equipment that is five years or older, now may be a great time to consider upgrading. We all know technology is continuing at a rapid pace across all aspects of our everyday life, and production inkjet equipment is no exception. Today’s piezo …

Kirk-Rudy Graph Expo booth

Graph Expo is now Print 18

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Kirk-Rudy has been a long-time exhibitor at the Graph Expo shows and the (quadrennial) PRINT show. Recently, the sole owner of the shows, NPES, transformed and renamed their organization to The Association for Print Technologies. They also re-branded the shows and, going forward, it will now be known as PRINT (plus the year). PRINT 18 will be held in Chicago, …

New Small Format Inkjet

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Kirk-Rudy has announced the latest addition to their line-up of inkjet systems. The UltraJet v21 is a high resolution, high speed inkjet system designed to meet the rigorous demands of a production environment. The 2.12” Piezo inkjet print head can produce consistent 600 dpi quality at high speeds. This system can easily connect up to four print heads and can …

KR 725 Bag feeder with labeler

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Watch the KR725 feed stacked flat bags, from smooth pick-and-place function, even for bags with double folds, which stack evenly, through label print-and-apply.

Kirk-Rudy’s Phoenix printer enables Action Mail to generate more revenue and increase their customer base by offering a “One Stop Shop”

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Action Mail is a full-service direct mail marketing and fulfillment company in San Diego, CA. Founded in 1996 by Ron Lazarus, Action Mail has outgrown their print and mail services facility three times over the last 13 years & in 2008 purchased their own free-standing building in Escondido. Action Mail has been a valued customer of Kirk-Rudy’s dealer, Mailers Engineering …

Kirk-Rudy’s #RFID technology solution

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Kirk-Rudy has partnered with Impinj to bring this high-speed RFID Hang Tag System to market using the Impinj Speedway Revolution STP 2.0. The Kirk-Rudy hang tag encoding machine enables service bureaus to leverage their existing processes, product flows and investments in printing & material handling technologies through an offline barcode scan and encode process with failed tag removal. Kirk-Rudy can …

Kirk-Rudy KolorJet

Jim Williams News

Introducing the KolorJet …Kirk-Rudy’s latest innovation in highspeed color printing featuring Hewlett-Packard’s latest technology. Add color images, graphics, and variable data to envelopes and documents for more effective communication with the ability to sell high value add Print in Direct Mail and TransPromo, maximize ROMI (effectiveness of marketing spend) with personalized direct marketing and targeted, high-impact messages & increase response …