Is 3D Printing Really Printing?

I have to agree with the view that was taken on 3-D printing by Digital Nirvana. They outlined in the article below how 3-D printing is not printing, but actually manufacturing. To me printing is the process of putting InkOnDaPaper,...

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Big weekend in Silkscreen

Not in the industry – but in my world!  My wife a few months back purchased me a gift card at a local print shop for a 3 hour session.  Chicago Printmakers Collaborative.  http://www.chicagoprintmakers.com/  This place has all sorts of...

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More upbeat reviews on Print 13!

Since we covered Print 13 pretty close and even attended a few days, hearing more about what others thought is important. The below article outlines some of the thoughts and overall reviews of the 5 day conference at McCormick place...

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Business cards that say much more

It’s all about taking the business card one step further.  Making the recipient do more than add yours to a pile.  Instead of just a name with contact info, you can now preload any type of media onto an NFC...

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More #fridayfunny from Sappi!

Lets keep the #fridayfunny rolling on this Friday afternoon. Had to share another video from the Sappi’s Off Register series cause it’s AWESOME. This goes hand in hand with the environmental certification that all printers go through with FSC and...

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I LOVE PRINTING!!!

This man and I are cut from the same mold.  Here’s a hilarious video from Pazazz Printing about their love for print.  A great watch for a friday – and thank you to @FUJIFILMGS for reminding me of this gem. Happy...

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PCA purchases Boise Packaging

There is a new acquisition hitting the news wire in the corrugate world.  PCA is preparing to buy out Boise Packaging in a transaction worth just shy of $2,000,000,000.  Lots of zeros in this sale.  This includes the debt on...

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Print Marketing Myths

I came across a great article on a bunch of inaccurate myths that surround the printing industry. The biggest myth I hear from people on a daily basis is that print is not Eco-Friendly. These are also the people who...

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G7 Overview : The Art of Maintaining Color

Color obviously is a huge part of the printing process and maintaining consistent color across multiple platforms and stocks is important to keeping customers. A few years back IDEAlliance came out with the G7 System Certification Program which is designed to...

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