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Video preview: Production Inkjet Helps PCI Group Take Transactional Printing to the Next Level

Production Inkjet Helps PCI Group Take Transactional Printing to the Next Level

Published: November 17, 2016

Chris Kropac, President of PCI Group, a transactional printing business located in Charlotte NC, talks about how his company got into production inkjet and why. The company sells quality and compliance, Production inkjet has enabled them to continue to raise the bar while keeping costs in line.

 

Video preview: New Study on Best Practices in Customer Communications Management for Insurance

New Study on Best Practices in Customer Communications Management for Insurance

Published: November 16, 2016

IDC's Terry Frazier, Research Director for Document Solutions, recently completed a study of the insurance industry in the U.S. and Western Europe. He shares the top-line results and trends uncovered by the year-long study with 403 insurance company executives responding.

 

Video preview: The Value of Digital Book Printing at Webcom

The Value of Digital Book Printing at Webcom

Published: November 15, 2016

Michael Corbett, Director of Operations for Webcom, chats with Senior Editor Cary Sherburne about the changing needs of publishers, and how the company has added digital printing to its platform to address those needs. The company has also added software infrastructure to aid publishers in reducing inventories and supply chain costs. He also addresses the production of personalized copies of Unsquaring the Wheel at Graph Expo.

 

Video preview: DataPrint Initiatives Sees Stunning Growth in Wide Format Printing

DataPrint Initiatives Sees Stunning Growth in Wide Format Printing

Published: November 14, 2016

Dan Foster, President of DataPrint Initiatives, explains why he decided to get into wide format printing. He added the capability to serve the needs of one customer and was pleasantly surprised at how fast the business grow with that customer and others, going from 0 to 25% of revenues in a year. He offers advice for other commercial printers who may be considering the addition of wide format.

 

Video preview: Frank on Unique Augmented Reality Application Created by RIT Students

Frank on Unique Augmented Reality Application Created by RIT Students

Published: November 11, 2016

Frank meets with Professor Elena Fedorovskaya at RIT School of Media Sciences to get a demonstration of a unique augmented reality smart phone app created by students. Any image, print or art or more, can activate a link to a website for video or audio presentation.

 

Video preview: CCG Marketing Solutions' 20-year Partnership with Xerox Aids Company's Digital Journey

CCG Marketing Solutions' 20-year Partnership with Xerox Aids Company's Digital Journey

Published: November 9, 2016

Mark Baran, VP of Purchasing and Print Operations at CCG Marketing Solutions, talks about the company's journey into digital printing and reasons for moving to the Xerox iGen5, including the 5th color and clear ink capabilities to expand the available color gamut and add spot varnish capabilities.

 

Video preview: Addressing Customer Needs with Digital Package Printing at Caraustar

Addressing Customer Needs with Digital Package Printing at Caraustar

Published: November 8, 2016

Caraustar, a packaging solutions provider with plants throughout the U.S., has added an HP Indigo 30000 digital press to augment its offset and flexo production of folding cartons and set-up boxes. Director of Business Development John Ramsier explains why ... speed, high quality, innovation.

 

Video preview: Arizona State University Print & Imaging Lab: Serving the University and Providing Opportunities to Students

Arizona State University Print & Imaging Lab: Serving the University and Providing Opportunities to Students

Published: November 7, 2016

Arizona State University's Print & Imaging Lab hires students in the graphic arts program to provide them with hands-on experience while also providing needed services to the University. Kyle Pendley, Production Manager, shares outstanding examples of some of the work the shop has produced

 

Video preview: Frank is a Hoarder

Frank is a Hoarder

Published: November 4, 2016

We know that Frank is a hoarder but we did not know that it extended to hats. You got that right. Frank has saved hats. He wears most of them in this video.

 

Video preview: Houston Independent School District Adds Sheetfed Production Inkjet

Houston Independent School District Adds Sheetfed Production Inkjet

Published: November 3, 2016

Chuck Werninger is Senior Manager at Houston Independent School District, a community of about 250,000 teachers, staff and students. Its print shop recently added the Canon VarioPrint i300 sheetfed inkjet press to open up full-color teaching. The press, which replaced several toner devices, was justified at a million impressions a month, and is already at 3 million three months after install.

 

Video preview: HP Expects HDNA and Priming to Open New Markets for Production Inkjet

HP Expects HDNA and Priming to Open New Markets for Production Inkjet

Published: November 2, 2016

David Murphy, Director of Marketing for HP Pagewide Presses, provides an update on HP's High Definition Nozzle Architecture (HDNA) and its field roll-out. Combined with HP's priming solution, it opens the door to a wide range of new applications.

 

Video preview: Digital Printing: A Game-Changer in Packaging at Texas-Based Abox

Digital Printing: A Game-Changer in Packaging at Texas-Based Abox

Published: November 1, 2016

Pylar Pinkston, Director of Sales & Marketing at Texas-Born and Texas-Proud Abox, talks about digital printing as a game-changer for her company, which now has a digital division in addition to offset and flexo. "We realized that digital was the way ..." The company selected the HP Indigo 30000.

 

Video preview: From Pitney Bowes, Nth-Degree Mail Processing Efficiency

From Pitney Bowes, Nth-Degree Mail Processing Efficiency

Published: November 1, 2016

No vendor understands mail processing workflows better than Pitney Bowes. Here, PB's Grant Miller explains how the company has put what it knows into the AcceleJet printing and finishing system, a "white paper factory" solution for commercial printers and other print/mail environments. With AcceleJet, rollfed white paper goes in, and fully printed and finished mailing pieces come out. As this is happening, a cloud-based software solution called Clarity Suites gathers production data that can be used to make the workflow even more efficient.

 

Video preview: Konica Minolta's Gavin Jordan Smith Shares Company's Strategy in Commercial and Industrial Print

Konica Minolta's Gavin Jordan Smith Shares Company's Strategy in Commercial and Industrial Print

Published: October 31, 2016

Konica Minolta's Gavin Jordan Smith, VP of Product Solutions, joins Senior Editor Cary Sherburne to discuss the company's new Accurio production print graphic communications line of hardware software and services, and its partnerships, especially with MGI. He also talks about the company's move into the industrial printing space and its aim of helping its customers grow.

 

Video preview: Dot-com Printers. Where are they now?

Dot-com Printers. Where are they now?

Published: October 28, 2016

Frank found a copy of one of his old books that covered the dotcom boom of the late 1990s. It is interesting to see who was who then and who is still around now. (Watch this one in full screen)

 

Video preview: Production inkjet brings scalability, improved uptime to DMS Ink

Production inkjet brings scalability, improved uptime to DMS Ink

Published: October 27, 2016

Christine Soward, President and Owner at DMS Ink in Ohio, has grown the business from $2 million to $20 million since 2005. The company introduced inkjet as a means to continue to scale the business and increase uptime. Two Canon roll-to-roll production inkjet presses and a Canon VarioPrint i300 sheetfed inkjet press replaced 7 toner devices, delivering more than 90% uptime.

 

Video preview: GMC: Working to bridge the print/digital gap

GMC: Working to bridge the print/digital gap

Published: October 26, 2016

Rich Lloyd, VP of Sales for GMC, shares the company's strategy to help customers bridge the gap between printed and digital communications and to service the enterprise on multiple levels. He cites the industry skills that ideally position service providers to be a single source communciations services provider.

 

Video preview: Digital Direct-to-Corrugated: Disruptive Technology On The Way

Digital Direct-to-Corrugated: Disruptive Technology On The Way

Published: October 25, 2016

Mike Schliesmann, Senior Vice President at Wisconsin-Based Great Northern Corporation, talks about why the company is interested in digital direct-to-corrugated printing and how this will bring disruptive technology to corrugated.

 

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"We believe in the printed word"

Published: October 23, 2016

"We believe in the printed word". So declares Claus Bolza-Schünemann, president of KBA, as he reviews the state of the industry as a whole and his company's position within it. He says that the success of drupa 2016—an event he traveled the world to promote as chairman of its executive committee—proves that there is no longer any excuse for "whining and crying about how bad the industry is." He also discusses how KBA regained its strength and forward momentum after several tough years of post-recession restructuring.

 

Video preview: The Largest Printers in 1992. Where Are They Now?

The Largest Printers in 1992. Where Are They Now?

Published: October 21, 2016

Frank found a list of the largest printers from 1992. It documents the significant changes in the industry through merger, acquisition, and bankruptcy.

 

 

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