In April 2002, CVC Asia Pacific Funds led the acquisition of the printing business of Sing Tao Holdings Ltd.. Based in Central Hong Kong, Asia Printers Group is one of China’s leading printers of high quality, mass market books.
The company exports to the US, UK and several other European markets. Asia Printers Group has a diverse range of highly reputable customers including Penguin Putman, Simon & Schuster and Harper Collins. The company also carries out commercial and financial printing, as well as educational text book printing, primarily for customers in Hong Kong.
In July 2005, Asia Printers Group was sold and has since operated as a subsidiary of R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co..