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Going Green: Muir Omni Graphics Recycles to Save the Environment

When it comes to protecting the environment, Muir Omni Graphics talks the talk AND walks the walk! “We’re committed to the protection of the environment, the prevention of pollution, and the welfare of the Earth,” explains James Silver, Operations Director, quoting from the company website. So it’s no surprise that recycling plays a big part […]

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Meet Kirby Watson, MUIR’s new Client Relations Director

Muir Omni Graphics is excited to announce Kirby Watson has joined our team as Client Relations Director.  In this role, Kirby will directly manage all client-facing functions, be responsible for building and developing client relationships. Kirby brings to the Muir Omni Graphics Team forward-thinking leadership and exceptional project management, client services, and client relations skills. […]

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Muir omni graphics recognized for its commitment to superior quality and protecting the environment

Muir Omni Graphics has once again been recognized for its commitment to superior quality and protecting the environment by successfully achieving certification in the latest version of two internationally renowned quality standards: ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015. Muir Omni Graphics had been certified in ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 for the past several years. In […]

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The Spirit of Giving Makes Our Community Great

“If you want to go fast, go alone.  If you want to go far, go together.”  These words, from an often-quoted African proverb, reflect the true spirit of community.  At Muir Omni Graphics, supporting the community is woven into the fabric of who we are and what we do – and has been since our […]

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A Lasting Image: Proper Installation Techniques Ensure Best Performance

High-impact graphics not only grab attention, they enhance your company’s visual image – inside and out. Ensuring their optimal performance is essential! “The key to maximizing the impact of your vinyl graphics starts with proper installation techniques,” explains Tobbias Day, Process Control Director for Muir Omni Graphics.   Prepping the Surface The first step to […]

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From the desk of Andrew Muir

Inspiration for Muir Omni Graphics Name and Logo Nothing shared with our clients is more relevant than the origin of our name and corporate identity “logo”.  Muir Omni Graphics represents Muir, the family name; Omni means we provide a variety of graphics worldwide, and our logo is symbolized with a stylized “M” sharing a circle […]

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FARM EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

Muir Omni Graphics is a proud member of the Farm Equipment Manufacturers Association having joined in February 2010.  Established in 1950 with 46 founding companies, the Association now has over 740 members that include implement manufacturers, their suppliers and distribution partners which bring choice, value and innovation to agriculture. The Association prides itself in its […]

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CLIENT FEATURE: 360 YIELD CENTER

Shortly before Christmas 2015, 360 Yield Center found themselves working on a project with a very tight deadline. They were preparing to celebrate their open house and needed help – fast! Due to the nature of this project, they knew they needed someone local who would be able to respond quickly and had experience in […]

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MOVING MUIR FORWARD: NEW YEAR BRINGS RENEWED COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE

Muir Omni Graphics is moving forward in 2016! A new year brings with it a renewed commitment to excellence and a razor-sharp focus on continuous improvement initiatives that will enable us to better deliver on our promise of producing exceptional products and services. To continue its forward momentum, Muir Omni Graphics recently restructured its high-performing […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS RECEIVES SGIA SAFETY RECOGNITION AWARD

Muir Omni Graphics is pleased to have their safe working environment acknowledged by the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association. The SGIA Safety Recognition Award is given to specialty imagers who successfully completed the SGIA Safety Recognition Program during the 2013 calendar year. The program makes it easy for participating companies to show employees, clients and the […]

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MUIR MAINTAINS ISO 9001:2008 AND ISO 14001:2004 CERTIFICATIONS

Muir Omni Graphics was recently awarded ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Standard and ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Standard re-certification based on standards established by the International Organization for Standards (ISO).

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MUIR RECEIVES SGIA SUSTAINABILITY RECOGNITION AWARD

Muir Omni Graphics is honored to have their sustainability efforts recognized by the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association. The SGIA Sustainability Program recognizes specialty imagers as they take steps toward developing a sustainable business ethic. Muir Omni Graphics and their employees are committed to adopting and implementing sustainable business practices and are proud to be one […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Muir Omni Graphics, a second-generation family-owned business and a leading manufacturer of industrial graphics and markings, is proud to announce its 50th year in business. Since 1963 Muir Omni Graphics has been providing some of the world’s leading manufacturers, utility companies and service organizations with turn-key decal production and management solutions including OEM markings and decals, […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS BEGINS TRANSITION TO ESOP-OWNERSHIP

Muir Omni Graphics, a second-generation family owned-business and manufacturer of industrial graphics and markings, has begun transitioning business ownership to its employees. On October 26, 2012 the company announced the completion of its first Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) transaction, which involved selling a minority stake of the company to the ESOP trust. The establishment […]

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CATERPILLAR, INC. RECOGNIZES MUIR WITH SQEP RE-CERTIFICATION

Muir Omni Graphics has been re-certified through Caterpillar’s prestigious Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) certification. Caterpillar’s SQEP certification recognizes their supplier’s dedication to providing superior quality and is only awarded to companies that demonstrate measurable world-class performance on an ongoing basis. Each year, suppliers are evaluated with increasingly strict criteria for distinguishing outstanding supplier quality […]

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MUIR PLAYS A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN CAT 785 RESTORATION

In 1984, Caterpillars first truck, a CAT 785, rolled off of the assembly line marking the company’s significant shift into building larger, mechanical drive mining equipment. 28 Years later that very same fully restored CAT 785 Mining Truck returned to the Decatur, IL facility where it was originally manufactured. Although more than 10,000 mining trucks […]

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MUIR AWARDED GOLD INCIDENT RATE EXCELLENCE AWARD

Muir Omni Graphics was awarded a Gold Incident Rate Excellence award from the Iowa-Illinois Safety Council during their 59th Annual Professional Development Conference and Expo held in Dubuque, Iowa, April 25-27, 2012. The award was presented for outstanding achievement in accident prevention during the 2011 calendar year. Muir Omni Graphics was one of over 170 […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS ACQUIRES ASSETS OF MIDWEST SILK SCREEN PRINTING, LLC

Muir Omni Graphics has recently acquired the assets of Midwest Silk Screen Printing, LLC. Midwest is a 30-year-old decal manufacturer located in Peoria, Illinois. They were one of the first suppliers in the Peoria area to develop specialty graphics for use on electronic componentry and LCD read out windows. An excellent supplier, they specialized in […]

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MUIR RECIEVES PEORIA COUNTY RECYCLING AND WASTE REDUCTION RECOGNITION

Muir Omni Graphics is a proud recipient of the Peoria County Recycling and Waste Reduction Award. For the past 15 years, Peoria County’s Recycling & Resource Conservation Department has honored commercial businesses, schools, government organizations, and shared complexes for their recycling and waste reduction efforts with the Recycling and Waste Reduction Recognition Award. This award […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS IS STUCK ON PEORIA

Muir’s Business Blueprint featured in the Journal Star describes how Muir Omni Graphics emphasizes green philosophy and community ties while making labels, signs for businesses. Selling the Fine Print by Steve Tarter of the Journal Star

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MUIR JOINS THE PEORIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOUNDATION

Muir Omni Graphics President, Andrew Muir, has been inducted as a member of the Peoria Public Schools Foundation’s Board of Directors. The Peoria Public Schools District 150 Foundation resolves to help build strong schools and make the Peoria community stronger. A graduate of Whittier Grade School and Manual High School, in Peoria, IL, he has […]

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MUIR PRESENTS AT IOWA ILLINOIS SAFETY COUNCIL’S ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE

Rebecca Zentko, Environmental, Health & Safety Director for Muir Omni Graphics, presented the Muir Recycling Program during the Energy Conservation, Sustainability and Recycling – Stakeholders and Their Strategies that Can Work for You session at the Iowa Illinois Safety Council’s Environmental Conference in Moline, Illinois. The sessions provided a variety of stakeholders with different perspectives. They had the opportunity to […]

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MUIR OMNI GRAPHICS: A GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY

As Published in InterBusiness Issues. Muir Omni Graphics, a second-generation company celebrates five decades of perseverance and innovation. Evolutions in the industrial graphics industry have required Muir Omni Graphics to remain vigilant about staying ahead of emerging technologies. View Article (PDF)

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MUIR GOES FOR THE GREEN AND EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS

By Diane DiPiero as published in the Captial of Know-How Magazine, a Publication of The Manufacturing Mart. A casual talk about environmental awareness spurred a quest for ISO 14001:2004 certification, a standard for environmental management systems designed to help organizations minimize how their operations negatively affect the environment by the International Organization for Standardization. View Article (PDF)

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“I MAKE AMERICA” NATIONAL GRASSROOTS CAMPAIGN LAUNCH

AEM launches the “I Make America” Campaign in DC on September 29th to show how vital equipment manufacturing is to the U.S. economy and our global competitiveness, and express widespread support for policies that create and protect U.S. manufacturing jobs. Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs to be keynote speaker joined by AEM president Dennis Slater and CEOs from […]

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