Bob Neubauer

Bob Neubauer

Bob has served as editor of In-plant Impressions since October of 1994. Prior to that he served for three years as managing editor of Printing Impressions, a commercial printing publication. Mr. Neubauer is very active in the U.S. in-plant industry. He attends all the major in-plant conferences and has visited nearly 170 in-plant operations around the world. He has given presentations to numerous in-plant groups in the U.S., Canada and Australia, including the Association of College and University Printers and the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association. He also coordinates the annual In-Print contest, cosponsored by IPMA and In-plant Impressions.

The Life of an Editor in Isolation

Like many out there, I got a crash course in telecommuting over the past week and a half thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. The experience has had its ups and downs.

From the Editor: Offset Versus Inkjet

A number of in-plants have added sheetfed offset presses in recent years, despite clear evidence that production inkjet printing is growing in popularity. So what gives? Do they have a point?

Coronavirus Empties In-plants, Decimates Print Work

What a week. No in-plant has been spared from the effects of the novel coronavirus. As the world shuts down, in-plant managers are doing their best to continue serving their organizations, even as the need for printed materials plummets. Here's an update on what's happening in the in-plant world right now.

Inkjet Summit 2020 Rescheduled

The dates of the Inkjet Summit have been pushed back four months. The venue remains the Hyatt Lost Pines in Austin, Texas.

Thinking Green in NYC

By printing jobs on tree-free paper and delivering them with clean-energy vehicles, Columbia University’s in-plant is sending a strong message about sustainability to its Manhattan campus.

How the Coronavirus is Affecting In-plants (Updated)

Last Thursday the country seemed to explode with anxiety as the realization set in that the coronavirus really could be a big deal. Here are some updates from in-plants about how the pandemic is impacting them.

drupa Postponed to April 2021

Everyone was waiting for it, and now the industry's biggest domino has fallen. The drupa trade fair scheduled for June 16-26 will be postponed almost a year, to April 20-30, 2021.

Let’s Talk About That Virus…

I’m still healthy. But the coronavirus has hit me anyway. Events are being canceled, people are stressing about traveling, and with a busy spring of conferences ahead, what’s going to happen?

Happy Valentine’s Day … to In-plant Couples

The in-plant community is a close-knit group — and even closer than you think for some. Over the years, several in-plant managers have fallen in love with each other and gotten married.

A Manhattan Print Professional

Julio Rosado has used his intimate knowledge of the Manhattan printing scene to bring order, consistency, and customer service to the NYPD’s Printing Section.

From the Editor: Never Forgotten

I’ve met many managers in my 25 years as editor. Some were taken too soon, in the midst of their careers; some retired after giving years of their lives to their in-plants, only to leave us shortly afterward. Here are some of their stories.

In-Print 2020 Contest Deadline Extended

Entering your in-plant’s work in a printing contest exclusively for in-plants should seem like a no-brainer. But each year managers put it off, claiming they’re too busy. Well now you’ve got a full extra month to find time.