How one in-plant planted a seed for wide-format dreams three years ago and watched it blossom into a flourishing revenue stream.
In-plants that manage both print and mail say it streamlines their workflow, saves money and enhances their value. A new IPI research report examines the mailing services in-plants offer, the technologies they are installing, how they charge back for mail services, and more.
With its flexibility and its ability to produce small batches, digital printing is transforming book publishing, direct mail, product packaging, and even the garment industry. But will publishers use data-driven printing to customize ads and editorial and create fully personalized magazines for readers? Sort of.
Two Sides has successfully engaged with 441 companies worldwide to remove or change unsubstantiated and misleading environmental claims such as “go green – go paperless” and “save trees” made by some of the world’s largest corporations as they encourage their customers to switch from paper to lower-cost electronic bills and statements.
Digital signage is no longer the new service on the block. In fact, according to a recent market research study published by MarketsandMarkets, the digital signage sector is expected to grow from $20.8 billion in 2019 to $29.6 billion by 2024, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.3%.
It may not amount to a recession, says SGIA Chief Economist Andy Paparozzi, but printers should expect economic growth to slow and take steps now to prepare for it.