Business Management - Operations

Ennis to Acquire All Stock of The Flesh Co. and Impressions Direct
July 12, 2019 at 10:51 am

Ennis will acquire all the outstanding stock of The Flesh Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Impressions Direct, Inc., in a cash transaction. Flesh had approximately $31.1 million in sales for the 12 months ended Sept. 30, 2018 and sells mainly to distributors and resellers. Ennis believes the transaction will be accretive to its shareholders.

IPMA Lesson: The Lighter Side of Management
July 12, 2019 at 10:43 am

A pair of keynotes at last month's IPMA 2019 conference focusing on the mirthful side of management gave attendees some new perspectives to consider.

Improving Workflow Through Process Mapping
July 2, 2019 at 2:39 pm

To improve your workflow, start by process mapping the way you do things now, then identify actions that are no longer necessary. Eliminating wasteful processes will make your in-plant leaner.

Christopher Donlon, Kelly Hogg Achieve CGCM Certification
June 19, 2019 at 10:45 am

Christopher Donlon, of Kohler Co., and Kelly Hogg, of the University of Virginia, join nearly 400 men and women who have earned IPMA's Certified Graphic Communications Manager designation, which is the highest honor of professional achievement available for in-house print managers.

The Inkjet Tipping Point
May 28, 2019 at 12:02 pm

This webinar will explore inkjet’s impact on production and considerations in determining if inkjet is right for your business.

Mike Lincoln: The Pull of Printing
May 14, 2019 at 5:28 pm

“Printing got a hold of me and did not let go,” says Mike Lincoln, whose career began in an in-plant, then took a variety of turns before returning to the in-plant world.

NYPD's In-plant: New York’s Finest Printers
April 17, 2019 at 10:26 am

Printing for the country’s largest police force has its challenges, but the NYPD Printing Section — like the officers it serves — is trained and ready to handle almost anything.