Industry News

Don’t Lose VDP Business to an Outside Printer
July 10, 2020 at 10:47 am

Many universities use customer relationship management experts to manage their variable data and send out digital communications to prospective students. But those companies are starting to partner with commercial printers to print targeted recruitment materials, swiping this print business right from in-plants.

Life After COVID-19 (Part 3): Finding Opportunities
July 23, 2020 at 1:30 pm

The coronavirus pandemic has wiped out many of the print jobs in-plants relied on. What types of work can replace this vanishing event-based work? And how is the work mix at in-plants changing as the result of COVID-19?

University of Missouri Print & Mail Services Installs New RMGT 9 Series Press
July 29, 2020 at 10:06 am

In order to meet the University’s goal of improving the print quality of their materials, reducing manufacturing costs and eliminating equipment breakdowns, the University of Missouri recently installed a new RMGT 9 Series press to replace its Heidelberg Speedmaster 102 6-Color and MOZP 2-Color presses.

Optimizing Paper Handling and Logistics
July 29, 2020 at 10:56 am

‘Optimized Paper Handling and Logistics’ is a guide for different users — supervisors, managers, and production staff — to provide them with a tool to better understand the supply chain and how to optimize their part in it.

ACUP+ Honors Award Winners in Online Ceremony
July 23, 2020 at 1:36 pm

Unable to present the annual ACUP+ Awards in person, the association held a well attended online ceremony Wednesday night to honor the high-quality printing and management excellence of numerous in-plants.

Free Guide to Nurture Next Generation of Print Leaders
July 29, 2020 at 10:40 am

"Nurturing the Next Generation of Print Leaders" is a free guidebook developed by Specialty Print Communications, which is full of helpful tips and resources to give students interested in print communications a pathway into the industry.

Automated Face Shield Production
July 29, 2020 at 10:30 am

As school districts ponder their plans for the coming school year, many would like to supply students with face shields. One supplier has turned its automated cutter into a face shield maker able to produce 1,000 a day.