Layers of Redundant Management Have Been Eliminated, USPS Says

I had to provide this blog from Dead Tree Edition because of the response they received from the United States Postal Service on the recent blog post 17 More Ways USPS Is Not Like a Real Business. I’m glad Dead Tree Edition challenged the USPS and went ahead and published the entire response they received from Read more about Layers of Redundant Management Have Been Eliminated, USPS Says[…]

RRD & CGX — The Strategy Behind the Buzz

  + Over the past few days, I like many others have questioned why RR Donnelley would want to purchase Consolidated Graphics. Many of my friends have given their takes and honestly I was puzzled and excited by the acquisition. Puzzled because I didn’t know where Consolidated Graphics fit into the RR Donnelley model and Read more about RRD & CGX — The Strategy Behind the Buzz[…]

One better than printing your own CASH

When counterfeiting becomes too complex and you don’t have the technical prowess to make an attempt at printing your own cash, it is time to think outside of the box.  Thats what one Wisconsin man recently did.  The Associated Press recently reported that “A federal judge in Iowa sentenced a Wisconsin man to more than Read more about One better than printing your own CASH[…]

Why Direct Mail Still Yields the Lowest Cost-Per-Lead and Highest Conversion Rate

This caught my eye as you have the Online Marketing Institute blogging about how direct mail is providing higher conversion rates and lower cost-per-lead than email marketing. The best part is that they back up each statement with a fact from DMA (Direct Mail Association) and Direct Mail News. If you have a minute check Read more about Why Direct Mail Still Yields the Lowest Cost-Per-Lead and Highest Conversion Rate[…]

Staples expanding into Labels through HP Technology

PALO ALTO, Calif –  HP today announced that Staples Print Solutions, the printing division of Staples Advantage, has transformed its printed label and packaging offerings with the installation of two HP Indigo WS6600 Digital Presses. Growth in Staples’ prime label and flexible packaging business has fueled greater demand for digital production from customers interested in shorter printing runs and Read more about Staples expanding into Labels through HP Technology[…]

Dscoop to Bring Together HP Graphics Users at Ninth Annual Conference

CHICAGO—October 21, 2013—HP graphics industry users are encouraged to register for the ninth annual Dscoop conference, Break the Mold, to be held March 6-8 in Orlando, FL. Following eight years of successful events, the Dscoop9 conference will continue to position Dscoop members and their businesses for success with more than three days of education and networking Read more about Dscoop to Bring Together HP Graphics Users at Ninth Annual Conference[…]

RR Donnelley purchases Consolidated Graphics for 620MM

  + Oct 24 (Reuters) – RR Donnelley & Sons Co said it will buy Consolidated Graphics Inc for about $620 million in a cash-and-stock deal, to expand its footprint in the commercial printing market. As per the deal, Consolidated Graphics shareholders will receive $34.44 in cash and 1.651 of RR Donnelley shares for each outstanding share Read more about RR Donnelley purchases Consolidated Graphics for 620MM[…]