Printing Impressions' annual compilation of the 400 largest printing companies, as ranked by annual sales volume, serves as a microcosm of the key trends and market dynamics that are impacting the graphic arts industry.
Both as a sellable commodity and as a teaching tool, the T-shirt has helped Arkansas State University Printing Services add stature to its reputation — and revenue to its bottom line.
The consensus is that sustained profitability isn’t about finding the next big thing. Rather, it’s about cultivating skills in mission-critical disciplines. The key for printers is cultivating skills in several areas, not one or two.
EFI and its digital press partners will continue to advance internal security features and to provide tools and services to help digital printer users set and maintain the appropriate printing cybercrime security levels for their operations.
Hundreds of decisions are made in an in-plant every day. All of them can and should be based on data. But how are you collecting and interpreting that data?
Direct mail already powers marketing results that provide a high ROI for savvy brands that use the medium wisely. And with the U.S. Postal Service’s Informed Delivery, these results can become dramatically stronger, without adding a penny to direct mail campaign costs.
Over the past six years, in-plants from insurance companies, state governments, school districts and other sectors have installed production inkjet presses, but university in-plants have been noticeably apprehensive — until now.