Business Management - Industry Trends

Lessons From an In-plant Shutdown
May 5, 2021 at 11:38 am

My greatest fear at the beginning of the pandemic was that organizations would use it as an excuse to shut down their in-plants for good. A year later, I’m pleased to see this hasn’t happened on a large scale. Not every in-plant has been so fortunate, however.

Top Five Stories of the Month
April 30, 2021 at 10:54 am

New equipment, in-plant mergers, and a virtual conference recap were the topics of top importance in April – which, by the way, ends today.

How to Fix the Biggest Bottlenecks in Your Art Department
April 27, 2021 at 7:10 pm

Your shop’s customer artwork files are among the most valuable assets you have. By extension, your art department is one of your main profit hubs. However, if your processes aren’t as efficient as they could be, you might need to make some adjustments.

Idealliance to Host G7 Training During PRINTING United User Experience
April 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Idealliance will be hosting an exclusive live training for industry professionals on Oct. 4-6 at PRINTING United UX. The G7 Live Training will be led by industry expert Ron Ellis, and will feature hands-on training during the in-person learning event.

Adapting to Pandemic Changes
April 14, 2021 at 10:26 am

As we continue to plan for the recovery from the pandemic, we have to recognize that while some changes will disappear others are likely to remain, such as staff working from home. How your in-plant adapts will dictate your success in the next few years.

An Imaging Upgrade in California
April 14, 2021 at 10:03 am

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.