Formost mediaOne hires Gabe Preczner as the new General Manager

New GM Gabe Precznel

21 January 2019 - I am pleased to announce that Gabe Preczner will be assuming the position of General Manager for Formost mediaOne, an OSG Company (FMO), with responsibility for the entire organization in Canada effective January 21, 2019. This position will report directly to myself - Thomas Harter Jr.

Download full announcement here.

New Pitney Bowes Rival Inserter with LakeImage and DDS Systems

PB Rival Inserting System

26 November 2018 - Formost mediaOne installs Pitney Bowes Rival Inserting System with a 30,000 sheet feeder/in-line dual accumulator, with 6 enclosure feeders (5 friction and 1 rotary) at 12,000 finished pieces/hour; Multi sheet at 10,000 finished pieces/hour into #10, 6x9 or 10x13 envelopes; 2D, OCR, 3-of-9 Bar Code Reader and OMR Optic Reader with LakeImage input and DDS output scanning and edge-marking technologies. With on-edge conveyor stacker for higher productivity.

OSG Billing Services Acquires Formost mediaOne

20 November 2018 - OSG Billing Services (OSG), a leading provider of omnichannel billing and payment solutions, customer engagement and critical customer communication management, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Formost mediaOne, an Ontario, Canada-based leader in the outsourced billing, document and services industry, marking OSG’s entry into the Canadian market and expands Operations into Canada.

Download full press release document here.

New Bell+Howell Forerunner Inserter with Platinum II JETVision Technology

Bell+Howell Forerunner Inserting System

10 May 2017 - Formost mediaOne installs Bell+Howell Forerunner Inserting System with a 50k dual-deck accumulator and a Platinum II JETVision System. The Bell+Howell Forerunner provides multiple tracking methodologies such as physical piece tracking and inserter encoding technology. At a maximum of 13,000 cycles per hour, it can handle various applications. Through its operator-focused design and Harmonix Technology which intelligently controls the system cycle speed, it improves operator productivity for higher efficiency.

Formost mediaOne Open House

Open House

20 September 2016 - Formost mediaOne held it's open house on September 20 to showcase the new HP T230 Inkjet Web Press and eSecure! It was a very successful turn-out and thank you to all who attended. Here are the results of the raffle:

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 – Mr. Ian Shaw
Apple TV (4th Generation) – Ms. Laurencia Pinto
Garmin Dash Cam 35 – Mr. Dale Richardson
HP Printer – Ms. Linda Martin

Congratulations to all winners!

New HP T230 PageWide Colour Inkjet Web Press

HP T230

20 April 2016 - Formost mediaOne, has installed an HP T230 PageWide Colour Web Press, one of the first in Canada, to bolster its digital printing capabilities as well as address customer demand for more relevant, customized marketing materials.

With the new press, Formost mediaOne will be able to offer customers high-value applications, mass customization, exceptional colour including MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition), and significantly faster turnaround times.

Read Graphic Arts Press Release here...

New Bell+Howell Enduro Inserter with Platinum JETVision Technology

Bell+Howell Enduro Inserting System

28 June 2016 - Formost mediaOne, installs Bell+Howell Enduro Inserting System with a 5450 dual-deck accumulator. The BBH 5450 incorporates new servo technology, software optimization and paper handling features that enable 8-1/2" x 11" portrait speeds of up to 45,000 pages per hour and landscape speeds of up to 50,000 pages per hour. The system also comes with a VIP Sheet feeder and the Platinum JetVision Reading Technology. The Enduro will serve multiple market segments due to the wide application ranges and multiple configuration options. Most important is the investment protection the Enduro provides with its modularity design. Unforeseen application changes can be managed without a large impact to the Enduro system.

Formost mediaOne, a platinum sponsor

Canadian Diabetes Association Golf Tournament

23 July 2015 - Formost mediaOne, a platinum sponsor of the Toronto Flame of Hope Golf Tournament! The event will help the Canadian Diabetes Association's mission to lead the fight against diabetes. Our very own Wayne Sidsworth, a member of the golf tournament committee, helped organize the very successful event held at the Cedar Brae Golf Club in Scarborough Ontario.

New Ricoh C7110x and Ricoh C901s Digital Color Laser Printers

24 June 2015 - Formost mediaOne installs a new Ricoh C7110x and Ricoh C901s! Both units will increase our digital cut sheet production capacity by 20% and have access to 24/7 Ricoh service. In addition, our new Ricoh C7110x allows us to provide 5th color (clear or white toner) digital imaging capability.

New Bell+Howell AIM VII BH3500 Inserter

8 October 2014 - Formost mediaOne installs a Bell+Howell AIM VII BH3500 Inserter (6 station with JetVision Gold input/output scanning and edge marking technology)! This unit comes with a 50,000 sheet feeder/in-line dual accumulator, up to 6 selective inserts @ 10,000 finished pieces/hour. The addition of this unit expands our inserting volume resources up to 240,000 finished pieces per 24-hours!

Pitney Bowes FPS System Install

9 December 2013 - Formost mediaOne has added a Pitney Bowes Flexible Productivity System (FPS SD 14F)! Our growing partnership with Pitney Bowes allows us to triple our mail inserting production capacity. In addition, we also hired Nadia Thompson who brings in over 16 years of experience. She will be our main machine operator for our newly acquired Pitney Bowes FPS machine.

Project Mulligan Winner!


16 November 2012 - Congratulations to Robert Lean of Spring Lakes Golf Club, winner of Formost mediaOne’s Project Mulligan contest! Robert has won the draw for the iPad for his participation in our relationship marketing program. Thank you again to all of those who took the opportunity to visit their personalized URL. One of our program directors will be contacting all of our respondents. Happy Holidays to you and yours!

New Canon ImagePress C7010VP

28 November 2012 - Formost mediaOne has added a new Canon ImagePress C7010VP! We are very pleased to partner once again with Canon Canada to increase our digital colour production capacity. In addition to our Canon ImagePress C7000VP, our new ImagePress C7010VP brings our digital color imaging capacity to over 200,000 8½"x11" impressions a day.

Our new website live!

01 May 2011 - Formost mediaOne is very proud to announce the launch of their new website. This new internet presence provides existing Formost mediaOne clients with even better access to their secure login areas. The site also provides new clients a wealth of information on the benefits of outsourcing their print needs.