The White Stripes’ Jack White opened up a retail store a few years back called Third Man Records. After opening up a second location, the thought of doing vinyl-pressing came up.
The idea got off the ground slower than anticipated. It took a year to finalize details and get the interior ready, and in November 2016, eight custom Newbilt presses arrived from Germany: two for pressing seven-inch records, six for pressing 12-inch records.
Take a look at these pictures from inside the vinyl pressing plant and read more here.