Print Industry News

LSC Communications to Close Virginia Book Printing Plant; Layoffs Impact 140 Workers

Chicago-based LSC Communications filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Act Notification Act (WARN) notice on May 22 that it intends to permanently close its 278,000-sq.-ft. book manufacturing fa...

GLGA Recognizes Outstanding Craftsmanship at the Graphics Excellence Celebrations

The Great Lakes Graphics Association in its annual Graphics Excellence Awards (GEA) Celebrations on May 24, 2017, recognized companies throughout Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin for their superb cr...

Printing Impressions Wishes Our Readers a Happy Memorial Day

In honor of Memorial Day, the offices of Printing Impressions magazine will be closed on Monday, May 29. Please look for your next edition of the "Today on PIworld" e-newsletter — your dai...

Crossmark Printing: Commercial Shop Making Acquisitions, Adding W2P, Wide-Format

Crossmark Printing is a 19-employee commercial printing operation that's grown methodically through select acquisitions based on opportunity and fit — but now finds itself at a crossroads in terms...

SGIA Opens Golden Image Competition

SGIA is inviting members to submit their best work in a global contest of excellence in printing. Golden Image entries will be displayed in the Golden Image Gallery at the 2017 SGIA Expo (New Orlea...

Simply Brilliant Hinged Card Mailer: 60-Second Fold of the Week

This one comes from our friends at McCANN ECHO in Mountain Lakes, N.J. The simple combination of two cards (and three sheets of paper!) glued together through a .25" spine provides four viewable sp...

Vista Color Passes Color Consistency Test from GMI with Speedmaster, Prinect

Based on the rigors of GMI’s color qualifications, Vista Color, Miami, decided to take advantage of Heidelberg’s Prinect Color Services. The expert Prinect color team together with Prinect Color To...

Flex Co-owner on How Inkjet Printing Is Part of the ‘Omni’ in ‘Omnichannel’

Where does a production inkjet press fit into the communications strategy of an omnichannel advertising agency? The answer, according to Alan Thompson, co-owner of Flex Digital, is right smack in t...

MBO America Sponsored Domino Digital Printing Solutions’ Digital Printing Spectrum

The Digital Printing Spectrum 2017, which was hosted by Domino Digital Printing Solutions and sponsored by MBO America, concluded yesterday at the Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center in Gurnee, Il...

Camelot Print & Copy Centers Expands Fleet with an Océ VarioPrint i300

Camelot Print & Copy Centers, in Latham, N.Y., has added an Océ VarioPrint i300 inkjet press to its print production fleet, further enhancing the company's unique range of applications and offe...