March 17, 2023



In-plant Transforms Pool Walls From Boring to Brilliant

by Bob Neubauer

Fayetteville State University’s in-plant has done it again. A year after giving a graphics facelift to the university’s library, the three-employee in-plant has decorated the bland cinderblock walls of the school’s aquatic center in FSU colors and logos.


In-Print Contest Judging on Monday

by Bob Neubauer

On March 20, a panel of six in-plant managers will convene in Kearney, Missouri, home of the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association, to pick the winners of In-Print 2023, the only printing contest exclusively for in-plants.

Sponsored by Screen Americas

As Inkjet Summit Approaches, Screen Discusses Advances on its Truepress Jet520 HD+

As a keynote sponsor of the 2023 Inkjet Summit, Screen Americas is excited to highlight enhancements to its Truepress Jet520 HD+, including its extended color gamut. Screen’s Ken Chandonnet tells us more about the press and Screen’s commitment to the inkjet market.


Smart Automation in Finishing on Display at Innovationdays

IPI Editor Bob Neubauer talks with Standard Finishing’s Johan Laurant about how Hunkeler Innovationdays has changed over the years, its current focus on using smart automation to save on labor costs, and how this automation comes into play on the new roll-to-cut to Stichliner Mark V solution on display at the event.


Canon, HP, Ricoh, Screen: Keynote Sponsors of 11th Inkjet Summit

The Inkjet Summit will bring together a select group of leaders to help them understand how inkjet printing technology trends, technology, and solutions will impact the success of their business.


Standard Launches Horizon iCE StitchLiner Mark IV Saddlestitcher

Shown at Hunkeler Innovationdays, the new Horizon iCE StitchLiner Mark IV combines signature scoring and folding, saddle-stitching, and three-knife trimming into a single system.


Landa Hosts Open House to Showcase New S10P Nanographic Press

by Mark Michelson

Quantum Group is the first commercial printer in Chicago to install a seven-color, 41″ Landa S10P Nanographic digital printing press. The device could be a “game-changer” for the company.


Epson, WWF Launch Partnership to Recover and Restore Forests

Epson launched a three-year international partnership with the global conservation organization WWF to focus on forest restoration and conservation around the world.



Sponsored by Ricoh Corp.

Precise Color Matching that Exceeds Expectations

Achieving accurate color reproduction from system to system and job to job just got easier. The RICOH Auto Color Adjuster overcomes the complexities and staffing challenges associated with professional color management. This automated color solution can transform your print operation. Discover more.

Sponsored by Calev Systems

Calev Systems Hires Postal Trailblazer to Advance Mail Services

Calev Systems, a leader in marketing execution, is pleased to announce its very latest strategic hire Jason Kiefer as Director of Mailing and Logistics Services. Jason brings 25+ years of extensive knowledge, print manufacturing, and mailing expertise that will allow Calev to continue to deliver the best in-class mailing experience and deliver savings to their clients.


Let Workflow Automation Become Your Next Employee

Join us to discuss how a print center for a healthcare system was faced with growing demands. To adapt and keep pace with competitors, it needed more advanced solutions that would help it earn back customer trust. Using a three-pronged “people, process, and technology” strategy for improvement, the in-plant focused on implementing one key solution: Web to Print.


3 Ways Postal Optimization Reduces Spend and Increases Profitability

Join us and learn how to reduce your project costs and how some simple prep up front such as pre-sorting can reduce your costs dramatically per piece. Our expert panel will drive a lively discussion with real-world examples including how automation can reduce your mailing costs through pre-sorting and co-mingling.