Dan Marx

Dan Marx

Dan Marx, Senior Editor of the Impressions Group, holds extensive knowledge of the graphic communications industry, resulting from his nearly three decades working closely with business owners, equipment and materials developers, and thought leaders.

New Flatbed Right Fit for UT Austin

A small footprint was essential – that’s one thing Richard Beto knew when he added a flatbed to The University of Texas at Austin.

The Benefits of Workflow Automation

Using automation software, in-plants have been able to process more jobs with fewer employees and get them to customers faster.

CI Conference: Setting the Stage

This year’s event, held in Scottsdale, Arizona, brings together more than 150 industry professionals and subject matter experts, all convened for the purpose of process improvement.

Printers Share Experiences With Paper Shortages, Actions They're Taking

Three commercial printers discuss their experience with today’s paper shortages and share what they’re doing to address them. It’s a perfect storm of less availability of printing grades due to increased paper demand, coupled with supply-chain delays and labor shortages.

Inkjet Summit Day Three: The Benefits of Knowledge

As day three of the 10th annual Inkjet Summit wrapped up, attendees dispersed, returning to their shops motivated, changed, and hyped to expand the use of inkjet in their production.

Inkjet Summit Wraps Up

For all Inkjet Summit attendees, this second day of the event will take them closer to the solutions they seek.

Next-Level Printing: 10th Inkjet Summit Begins

The mood was electric as the 10th Inkjet Summit began Monday evening. The popular event includes about two dozen in-plant managers as well as other printing business owners eager to learn more about production inkjet printing.

Short-Staffed: How In-plants Are Coping With Vacant Positions

Running an in-plant is challenging enough already, but when your shop is not fully staffed, it gets even tougher. We talked with five managers whose in-plants have been unable to fill open positions to find out how they are getting by.

Dscoop Edge Rockies: High Energy at High Altitude

Dscoop, an HP technology-focused users group, featured the knowledge and insight of a range of printing industry businesses owners, production experts, and thought leaders at its Dscoop Edge Rockies event this week.

Are You Trying to Fly Under the Radar?

If your in-plant’s longevity plan is to stay hidden, hoping you won’t be noticed, you’re setting yourself up for trouble. Reporting your in-plant’s accomplishments and other metrics to management is the only way to get recognized for the value you bring.

The Regulatory and Economic Playing Field

Two years ago, we had no idea of the profound struggle our industry would face, or how deep and intractable the effects of the virus would be. Key industry experts and economists discuss the trends and topics that will impact your in-plant in the year ahead.