September 25, 2020



From Obsolete to Outstanding

by Bob Neubauer

Turning around a languishing county in-plant is hard enough, but for a young, African American woman from the private sector, even more challenges were in store.


From Commercial Printer to In-plant Manager

by Toni McQuilken

John Bartik has used his years of experience in the commercial printing world to improve and advance his in-plant at Western & Southern Financial Group.


Masked Judges Pick 64 Winners in In-Print 2020 Contest

by Bob Neubauer

After being forced to cancel the judging of the In-Print 2020 contest back in March due to the coronavirus, IPI and the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association brought together four in-plant managers on Sept. 23 to judge the contest. They selected 64 Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners.


Progressive Insurance Adds Four Continuous-Feed Inkjet Presses

The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies has expanded its partnership with Ricoh by adding four RICOH Pro VC40000 systems. Progressive will use the Pro VC40000s with RICOH ProcessDirector to produce billing statements, policy documents, brochures, and more.


Texas In-plant Prints Fan Cutouts for Football Games

UT Print San Antonio, the in-plant for the University of Texas at San Antonio, is using its flatbed cutter to print hundreds of fan cutouts to help fill the stands at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, home of the Texas Longhorns football team, during game days.


PRINTING United Digital Experience Offers Education for All

PRINTING United Digital Experience, taking place online Oct. 26-Nov. 12, offers education for all throughout the three-week event. Renowned experts will present on the latest topics and trends, areas of opportunities, and research in industry verticals across the board – all at no cost.


Kodak Withdraws from Drupa 2021

Citing its commitment to the safety of its employees and customers during the COVID19 pandemic, Kodak has joined several other manufacturers and decided not to attend the drupa 2021 trade show.


Ricoh ProcessDirector Subscription Pricing Option Decreases Upfront Costs, Increases Flexibility

With multi-year subscriptions available, this new pricing option significantly decreases upfront costs and increases flexibility for print environments looking to streamline operations, improve process integrity, reduce errors and drive efficiencies with RICOH ProcessDirector.


Xeikon Launches SX30000 Digital Press in North America

The Xeikon SX30000 digital press, which is based on the new SIRIUS technology, is now available in the United States and Canadian markets. The electrophotographic toner-based press raises the bar for speed, versatility, and image quality in its class.


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