University Lithoprinters

Michigan-Based
Small Business
Sustainable Purchasing
USA-Based

This is a strategic contract for offset printing.  ULitho provides offset and digital printing, mailing and fulfillment, specializing in coordination and consultation of complex customized print and mail-merge solutions, direct mail, viewbooks, alumni magazines, publications, catalogs, brochures and more.  ULitho also participates in green initiatives and holds the Forest Stewardship Council certification.

To view more information about University Lithoprinters please visit: http://www.ulitho.com

Purchasing Guidelines

As a best practice procurement recommends obtaining multiple quotes from the strategic  suppliers to ensure competitive pricing.

Access Quote to Order.

More information on the program and how to log in can be found in the job aids within the portal.

Sustainable Purchasing

University Litho Print have identified sustainable initiatives and items within their product line that are available for purchase by the University.         

  • Sustainable products/ service:
     
    • Products that you purchase from ULitho are produced with either vegetable based inks or dry ink toner that have multiple environmental benefits. ULitho has eliminated chemicals in their plate making process and their dry inks contain no hazardous UV coating chemicals (see Kodak Sustainable Future sheet).  ULitho can purchase stocks that are FSC or SFI certified and many of the other stocks that aren’t certified have some recycled content as well. Furthermore, ULitho recycles all scrap paper and aluminum plates.
       
  • Sustainability Initiatives:
     

To learn more about sustainable procurement at the University please review “Diversity and Sustainability” on the Procurement Services website.

Contact the Sustainable Procurement Coordinator, Selin Nurgun, for questions or comments on Sustainable Purchasing at the University of Michigan at nurgusel@umich.edu or (734) 647-6213.

Ordering Information

Orders can be placed through Quote to Order.

PCards and non-QTO purchase orders are not accepted.

This portal is designed to help customers request quotes from multiple suppliers, select a supplier for each project, record data for later use, communicate via a message board specific to your project, and retrieve historical information on your projects. A U-M ID and a Kerberos password are needed to get started.

Supplier Contact

For general product questions, contact:  

V.P. of Sales
Blaine Aldrich
Phone: (734) 973-9414
Cell: (313) 600-4122
Email:  baldrich@ulitho.com

Mike Fisher
Phone: (734) 973-9414 
Cell: (248) 882-1597
Email: mfisher@ulitho.com

Barbara Kehoe
Phone: (734) 973-9414
Cell: (734) 646-5497
Email: bkehoe@ulitho.com

Cindi Phillips
Phone: (734) 973-9414
Cell: (734) 476-6853
Email: cphillips@ulitho.com

Andrea Verhulst
Phone: (734) 973-9414
Cell: (734) 718-7826
Email: averhulst@ulitho.com

Procurement Contacts

Contract Administrator:
Name: Robin Eckel
Phone: (734) 763-9887
E-mail: robincc@umich.edu