Business Management - Operations

IPMA Report: How to Audit Your In-plant
July 10, 2024 at 10:31 am

The recent In-plant Printing and Mailing Association conference was chock full of valuable sessions for in-plants. One of the most relevant was a presentation by consultant Howie Fenton in which he revealed some of his methods for assessing and improving in-plant operations.

Measurement: The First Step Toward Improvement
June 21, 2024 at 11:33 am

As the saying goes, "What gets measured, gets done." Organizations seeking improvement need to accurately assess both their operations and their culture. Here are some good places to start.

IPMA Report: Relocating an In-plant
June 21, 2024 at 11:28 am

In one session at the recent IPMA conference, managers of Blue Valley School District’s in-plant detailed how they were able to get their Overland Park, Kansas, district to approve a new printing facility.

Tips for Buying the Right Wide-Format Cutting System
May 8, 2024 at 12:46 pm

Determining the optimal mix of cutters takes time and effort. Every print business has different requirements, and hundreds of types and sizes of finishing devices are available to meet them.

Brother Makes Hostile Bid for Roland DG
March 29, 2024 at 10:27 am

According to a recent report in PrintNews, Brother Industries has lodged a hostile offer to purchase Roland DG, Japan-based parent company of Roland DGA.