Toni McQuilken

Toni McQuilken

Toni McQuilken is the senior editor for the printing and packaging group.

Still Not Using a Web-to-Print System?

If you want to reduce touchpoints, eliminate errors, and take on more jobs without adding stress, a Web-to-print system is your ticket to greater efficiency.

Beyond the Car: Vehicle Wraps Encompass so Much More

When you hear the term “vehicle wrap” the first thing that probably comes to mind is a car or truck, perhaps a fleet van. But the world of transportation is quite larger, with shops that think outside of a car-shaped box opening themselves up for a great deal of very profitable opportunities.

Parcel Lockers: A Smart Decision

Smart parcel locker systems are changing the way in-plants manage mail and package delivery — especially since the start of COVID-19, when touchless systems suddenly became a lot more intriguing. But what exactly makes a locker “smart”?

Top 5 Trends in Wide-Format for 2021

We took a closer look at the top trends impacting the wide-format market right now, everything from supply chain issues to staffing problems.

Gloomy Paper Forecast: Availability, Pricing Remain Concerns

Though improvements to the current paper supply and delivery challenges are likely in 2022, that isn’t the same as a return to pre-COVID-19 business practices. It may be nearly impossible for printers looking to enter new markets to obtain paper inventory.

Significant Upgrades Reshape Richardson ISD In-plant

To improve the level of service its in-plant provides, Richardson Independent School District made a significant technology investment, bringing in nearly a dozen pieces of equipment. These upgrades allowed the in-plant to become a one-stop-shop for the district's printing needs.

Jim Lyons: Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

For Jim Lyons, manager of Print & Mail Services at the State University of New York at New Paltz, print has been a life-long labor of love. After 42 years, his passion has not faded.

Wide-Format Summit Wraps Up

The final day of the inaugural Wide-Format Summit ended on a high note, with sessions on Digital Textiles and Contingency Planning, and an awards presentation.

Inkjet: Why it Works for In-plants

The speed, quality, and reliability of inkjet technology have improved remarkably in the past few years. Inkjet installations are on the rise, particularly in three key segments: government, K-12, and health care. We talked with in-plants in each to learn why inkjet works for them.

Top 10 Tips for Adding Wide-Format

When it comes to adding large-format printing to your operation, there are a few things to keep in mind. Here are 10 tips on the pitfalls to watch out for and how to set yourself up for success.