Save the Date! Join NewPage September 10th!

NewPage’s Shinola – It’s Time to Shift Event on Sept 10th at Sepia in Chicago.  NewPage featured Shinola in our SHIFTERS piece, we used LAYAR to connect the brochure to this video  These are videos from YouTube/Vimeo that Shinola has developed, may be useful in chatting about NewPage’s event. Shinola – Where American Is Made Read more about Save the Date! Join NewPage September 10th![…]

Printing industry survivors must eat their own

Article Found in Crain’s Chicago By Lynne Marek August 25, 2014 Ed Rossini says his company, Palmer Printing Inc., is the last printer on Printers Row. Decades ago, it was just one of many printing houses lining Dearborn and Clark streets in the city’s South Loop. They were part of a thriving industry that gave Chicago a reputation Read more about Printing industry survivors must eat their own[…]

Clemson University Looks to Partner Printers and Students

Press release from the issuing company Sales prospecting is the lifeforce that keeps a company growing, but adjusting to today’s sales environment may be difficult for the seasoned sales representative. Capitalizing on the digital resources is a new challenge. The Department of Graphic Communications is offering a class in “Sales Prospecting for the Print Industry” Read more about Clemson University Looks to Partner Printers and Students[…]

Prepare, Bring Ideas, Follow Up!

Today’s guest post is from Rachel Loftis of Theo Davis Printing. Prepare, Bring Ideas, Follow Up! You’ve been doggedly pursuing [bugging, really, if we’re being honest] the marketing director of a large technology firm for weeks now with letters, phone calls and emails to get a meeting with them. They finally release you from your burden Read more about Prepare, Bring Ideas, Follow Up![…]

Responsible Paper Procurement

Responsible Paper Procurement by NewPage Corporation  Special shout out to Lindsey Barbee for the great content from NewPage Corporation. Case Study: Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Commits to Responsible Paper Procurement Williams-Sonoma, Inc., the premier specialty retailer of home furnishings and kitchen products in the U.S., markets its brands (Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma Home, and West Elm) through Read more about Responsible Paper Procurement[…]

Lucas Museum Bid Book by Classic Color

  In case you missed it last week, Chicago has been named the home of the Lucas Museum.  Taken straight from their website – “The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will be a gathering place to experience narrative art and the evolution of moving images – from illustration to cinema to the digital mediums of the future. The Read more about Lucas Museum Bid Book by Classic Color[…]