PrintWorkers Industry News

High, Wide and Handsome: How Commercial Printers Profit from Wide-Format
Dabbling in wide-format production is one thing. Succeeding with it takes the right combination of finance, technology, color management expertise, physical space, finishing capability and strategic p...

How You Say What You Say
Saying “Yeah it was a good movie” is different than “YEAH! IT WAS A GOOD MOVIE!” Same words, different meaning. Kind of like sales, as explained in Bill’s tip this week....

Promotional Calendars: The Days of Our Lives
Day in and day out, printed calendars are the quintessential promotional tool for both you and your clients. If you haven’t taken advantage of this classic promotional piece in the past, this is the y...

Busters of the On-Time Delivery Schedule
A company that demonstrates consistent on-time delivery every time has loyal, satisfied customers. However, data entry errors are schedule busters. Here’s a solution. ...

Eagle Systems Installs Cold Foil System at Rohrer Facility
The Eagle Cold Foil System, which will operate in-line with a Komori LSX40, has now been operational at Buford, Ga.-based Rohrer since mid-December....

Ben Franklin Honor Society to Produce ‘BFHS Book of Wisdom’
The Ben Franklin Honor Society (BFHS) has announced an initiative to publish a book highlighting the significant success stories of its membership, presently composed of 282 inducted honorees who rose...

International Paper Elects Anders Gustafsson to Its Board
Gustafsson is the CEO and a member of the Board of Directors of Zebra Technologies Corporation. Prior to assuming his current role in 2007, Gustafsson served as CEO of Spirent Communications....

Department of Labor Eliminates Printing Jobs From Statistics: What Does This Mean for You?
When the Bureau of Labor Statistics called the printing industry "too small to be tracked" it brought some furious reactions from printers. But indignation aside, what real impact does this decision b...

Canon Launches Initiative to Show Print Remains an Influential Medium
The Canon Print for Action Survey uncovers consumers’ perception and use of printed materials, as well as the importance of print in the minds of tomorrow’s business leaders. It reveals that the print...

What’s Next for Production Print DFEs?
On demand production print digital front ends began their competitive march in the late 1990s, but how have they evolved and what can printers expect from DFEs in the future?...