About Monarch Color
About Monarch Color
Innovating the World of Printing Inks
At Monarch Color, we've been pioneering the ink industry with our commitment to excellence, innovation, and quality. Our journey as an American-owned global ink supplier started with a vision to revolutionize the printing consumables industry. Today, we proudly serve a diverse range of clients, from Fortune 500 companies to emerging businesses, offering comprehensive solutions for all press consumable needs.
Years in the ink industry
Different ink and coating products
Distributors for widespread availability
Driving Industry Standards through Innovation
Monarch Color's dedication to crafting the highest quality ink solutions sets us apart. Our mission is to serve the visual communications industry by creating products that not only meet but exceed our customers' expectations. We achieve this through our commitment to quality, personal service, and a culture of innovation that propels us forward.
Commitment to exceptional product quality and performance.
Personalized service tailored to each customer's unique needs.
Continual innovation to stay ahead in the rapidly evolving industry.
A pledge to sustainability and environmentally friendly practices.
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Be a Part of the Monarch Color Revolution Explore the world of opportunities with Monarch Color. Whether you're looking to become a distributor, an employee, or a customer, we invite you to join our journey towards setting new industry standards.
Three Generations of Excellence
Who We Are
Monarch Color was founded by Jack West in 1977 in Charlotte, NC, driven by a deep passion for the printing ink field. Today, under the leadership of Greg West and his son, Ian West, Monarch Color thrives, embodying over 140 years of combined experience in the industry. Our continuous evolution from a sheetfed offset ink manufacturer to a leader in printing ink and coatings showcases our responsiveness to market needs and dedication to innovation.
Dive into the rich history and bright future of Monarch Color. Learn about our journey, our values, and how we continue to lead and innovate in the ink and coatings industry.
Spanning Continents, Connecting Communities
Our Global Footprint
Monarch Color boasts four manufacturing facilities across the globe, from our roots in Charlotte, NC to expansions in New Jersey, and Tennessee. Each location represents our commitment to global reach with a local touch, ensuring the highest standards of product quality and customer service wherever you are.