Check out Minuteman Press Uptown

Minuteman Press Uptown, a Northside printing company at 4024 Washington Ave North, offers a range of print-related products and services, including business cards and signage. It’s a BIPOC company run by an entrepreneur that identifies as member of a marginalized group, such as Black, Indigenous, or people of color. MP Uptown has over 32 years of printing experience and offers innovative print data management, distribution solutions and the ability to control costs. They are the second largest Minuteman Press in Minnesota, and the largest Black owned printer in Minnesota. 

Uptown has provided printing services for local and state governments, politics, nonprofit and for-profit organizations. MP Uptown has graphic designers on staff and will make your artwork exceptional. The owner of Minuteman Press, Frank Brown (pictured), is proud to run a union shop printing for individuals, businesses, nonprofits and political campaigns. Frank is an activist in the community and works for racial, social and economic justice. MP Uptown pays their employees a livable wage along with paid sick and safe time. MP Uptown also believes in second chances and hires people with records to show that all people can be productive citizens.

MP Uptown’s corporate vision for their existence is simply to be the best choice for any organization needing help communicating with stakeholders (customers, prospects, members, donors, shareholders, and employees). Featured clients of MP Uptown are the Metropolitan Council, Target, Caribou Coffee, University of Minnesota, and Center Point Energy. 

MP has an extensive list of cutting-edge printing equipment including Konica Minolta KM 1, Xerox Iridesse Production Press, Konica Minolta C12000, Canon Imagepress C650. Konica Minolta 6120 B/W Printer and Canton envelope printer. These machines are capable of excellent print quality, amazing media flexibility and the highest degree of automation for high quality, high speed and high-volume color printing. MP also has high quality apparel and button printing equipment for clothing, hats and buttons.  Just a small sample of some of the types of printing they do is bags, banners, bulk mailing, business cards, buttons, catalogs, coffee, mugs, door signs, embossing, flyers, labels, logo designs, menus, pamphlets post cards, posters, tickets, signage training, manuals, t-shirts, vehicle graphics and yard signs.  MP also has extensive book binding equipment and specialized bindery equipment.

 For more info on their products and services, or if you are looking for an estimate on a project, take a look at their website at or give Frank a call at 612-870-0777.