Published September 30, 2015
Anyone who has ever picked up a glossy magazine probably has touched SAPPI publication paper. Now the company hopes to achieve the same kind of ubiquity with its packaging papers.
Published September 29, 2015
Millions—perhaps billions—have seen his font creations. Those quoted here understand their lasting significance for the art of typography.
Published September 22, 2015
Those who came to the show in search of answers for packaging production should have had no trouble locating them in the vendor stands and specialty areas where packaging solutions were being featured.
Published September 15, 2015
Not every packaging printer has what it takes to pass muster with this performance-certifying organization. But, those that clear GMI’s high bar can claim elite status among packaging service suppliers.
Published September 14, 2015
“Everything under one roof” took on a new and dazzling meaning as Canon made good on the promise at Canon Expo, its 100,000-square-foot technology showcase in New York City
Published September 8, 2015
This month, Canon will make a triple play for industry attention with events that illuminate how far it has come as a source of production solutions.
Published September 4, 2015
The Securities and Exchange Commission wants to modernize the way the investment industry reports on what it does. The plan could include freeing these companies from having to print and mail certain shareholder documents.
Published September 3, 2015
On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, Americans will go to the polls to elect 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 34 U.S. Senators, 11 state Governors, and one President. It’s been widely reported that next year’s election cycle will be the costliest in history, with spending by candidates, parties, outside groups, and individuals expected to be as high as $10 billion.
Published September 1, 2015
Packaging professionals who haven’t yet decided whether to invest in a trip to the show still have time to give the idea the serious consideration it deserves.
Published August 25, 2015
As consumers demand more variety, food packaging production gets harder to stay ahead of—but not if the producer is as well equipped and as versatile as this market leader.
Published August 20, 2015
Technical advancements and process improvements in flexography should keep it secure in its key applications. even in the face of competition from digital.
Published August 13, 2015
For many people, an empty package is an artist’s kit full of creative opportunity. Brand owners may not fully appreciate how they benefit when their packaging is repurposed for fun or practicality by end-using consumers.
Published August 12, 2015
For printing and printing-related businesses, penalties for safety citations in OHA’s most recent reporting period came to $735,464—not a huge sum, relatively speaking, but a number worth thinking about all the same.
Published August 7, 2015
Not sure how to frame the argument about the environmental impact of paper and print? A new collection of facts dispels the myths.
Published August 5, 2015
If e-ink and e-paper haven’t yet taken the world of graphic communications by storm, that doesn’t necessarily mean they never will.
Published August 5, 2015
Companies that print food labels work hard to make sure that the information on them is correct. It’s a matter of professional pride and, very often, also one of complying with the law. But, out there in the consumer marketplace, who cares?
Published July 27, 2015
Vatican City may be the world’s smallest sovereign state, but it has world-class environmental ambitions as well as the media resources to promote its activism.
Published July 27, 2015
Paper suppliers have made an all-out commitment to putting a floor under the declining use of their products—including levying a volume-based fee on themselves to pay for the effort.
Published July 22, 2015
“Open Up to Cans” is what consumers are being urged to do by a can makers’ trade association. But, when it come to beverages, most already have.
Published July 20, 2015
Everyone who has ever made a photocopy knows the legacy of Chester Carlson, but few outside the graphics industry know his name. A television program may help to give the inventor of xerography the exposure he deserves.
Published July 17, 2015
Everyone makes generalizations about age groups. Those who generalize about younger adults and their feelings for books probably will be wrong.
Published July 14, 2015
An investment banker turned label printer is building a network with a widening geographic reach and a deepening capability in flexo and digital production.
Published July 9, 2015
Corporate promulgators of spurious “green” claims that disrespect printing, be warned: a riposte and a recantation may be in your future.
Published July 8, 2015
What would Bubble Wrap be without poppability? Alas, we are about to find out.
Published July 7, 2015
This privately owned folding carton company follows a straight line from its family values to its strategies for business growth.