APH Press Release

RFP for High-Speed Printers

Louisville, KY (January 13, 2011) – The American Printing House for the Blind (APH), located at 1839 Frankfort Avenue, today announced its first Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2011. The world’s largest company devoted solely to researching, developing, and manufacturing products for people who are blind or visually impaired is looking for vendors to supply high-speed, high-quality, color and black-and-white printers. The deadline for bids is January 31, 2011 and the RFP can be found at www.aph.org/rfp.

Please call (502) 895-2252, or e-mail mdebbabi@aph.org, for more information.

About the American Printing House for the Blind:

The American Printing House for the Blind, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is the world’s largest company devoted solely to researching, developing, and manufacturing products for people who are blind or visually impaired. Founded in 1858, it is the oldest organization of its kind in the United States. Under the 1879 federal Act to Promote the Education of the Blind, APH is the official supplier of educational materials for visually impaired students in the U.S. who are working at less than college level.

APH manufactures textbooks and magazines in braille, large print, recorded, and digital formats. APH also manufactures hundreds of educational, recreational, and daily living products. APH’s website (www.aph.org) features information about APH products and services, online ordering of products, and free information on a wide variety of blindness-related topics.

The American Printing House for the Blind, Inc. is located at 1839 Frankfort Avenue in Louisville, Kentucky. For more information, call (502) 895-2405 or log on to www.aph.org.

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