Alvin J. Bart & Sons provides printing and print-related services. The company started in New York City in 1956 as a small typesetting company. Alvin J. Bart & Sons now owns and occupies a 165,000-square-foot building in Brooklyn, N. Y., and a recently acquired facility in Addison, Texas. Between the two facilities the company employs more than 400 people. The company s Internet capabilities include customized shipment tracking, real-time inventory control, customer-specific Web sites, EDI order processing and invoicing and wideband Internet access via a dedicated T-1 line. Alvin J. Bart & Sons point of purchase printing and in-store items for retail customers include aisle violators and cap displays, banners, danglers, flags, window displays and mobiles. Printing is the heart of the company s business, and it is capable of short run pieces and silk-screened signage to large, multi-color, aqueous coated jobs for sheetfed presses, web presses and a large format digital press.