Industry News

Who Are the Largest Commercial Printers?
January 2, 2020 at 4:56 pm

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.

New Sign Shop Has Sustainable Goals
December 12, 2019 at 4:30 pm

American River College’s new sign shop features a range of wide-format printing capabilities, but still identifies with the Sacramento, Calif., print shop’s core principal: sustainability.

Learning — and Earning — With T-Shirt Printing
December 19, 2019 at 9:05 am

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 Largest In-plants: Updated
December 20, 2019 at 11:06 am

After receiving some updated data, we've posted a new list of the largest 80 in-plants in the country, ranked by both annual sales and employees.

New Skillsets Required for Growth in the Print Industry
December 20, 2019 at 11:20 am

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.

USPS Informed Delivery Can Be a Game-Changer for How Brands Use Direct Mail
December 20, 2019 at 11:12 am

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.

The 10 Largest School District In-plants
December 12, 2019 at 4:23 pm

Though nowhere near as big as the largest university in-plants, several K-12 in-plants have impressive operations. Find out which in-plants made it into the top 10.

First University In-plant Installs Inkjet Press
December 6, 2019 at 11:26 am

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.