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.

An Imaging Upgrade in California

Two high-end acquisitions at the University of California, Davis, have enabled its Repro Graphics department to bring more work in-house — including jobs previously printed with offset.

Virtual ACUP+ Conference Wraps Up

The Association of College and University Printers ended its three-day virtual conference yesterday with tours of three in-plants and an awards ceremony in which six in-plants and two individuals were honored. The interactive event, held live via Zoom, allowed managers from Alaska to Scotland and everywhere in between to network.

Penn State Health Thriving With New Inkjet Press

To accommodate a workload that has doubled over the past five years, Penn State Health’s in-plant recently replaced two toner devices with a Canon varioPRINT iX-series sheetfed inkjet press. Manager Craig Seybert reveals why the in-plant chose this press and how it helps the operation thrive.

From the Editor: Another Year Without Networking

This will be the second year in a row that both the ACUP+ and IPMA conferences will not take place in person. For regular attendees of those in-plant gatherings, that is a really long time to go without the inspiration and fresh ideas that come from getting together with peers.

Wide-Format Innovation at Fayetteville State

Fayetteville State University’s in-plant prints much more than posters with its flatbed wide-format equipment. In this video, Gary Warren shows some of the unique, eye-catching items his in-plant prints on various substrates and reveals how they were created.

COVID-19: One Year Later (Part 2)

In-plants have been dealing with the pandemic for a year now, suffering through sickness, productivity losses, and greatly reduced print orders. Here’s a closer look at how they are faring.

COVID-19: One Year Later (Part 1)

In-plants have been dealing with the pandemic for a year now, suffering through sickness, productivity losses, and greatly reduced print orders. Here’s a closer look at how they are faring.

It’s Been a Year

Precisely one year ago today the country finally woke up to reality of the coronavirus. Here is a look back on where the in-plant industry was a year ago today.

Playing A Pivotal Role

From producing PPE to cultivating cross-media services, the University of California, San Francisco, Documents and Media department has always been ready to adjust its services to fit the university’s needs.

Deep Freeze Shuts In-plants in Texas, Oklahoma

In-plants in the central U.S. got a winter shock this week when conditions normally suited to their Minnesota cousins slammed into southern states like Texas and Oklahoma.

New Video: Digital Effects Make Pittsburgh In-plant Shine

By adding digital embellishments like spot UV coating, lamination, and gold foil to its printed pieces, the University of Pittsburgh's award-winning Printing Services operation is creating products that stand out from the crowd. Watch this new video to see samples.