State of Print Automation

The term “print automation” can mean a lot of things to a lot of people. Most commonly, it is used to refer to streamlining and removing human touch-points from the prepress side of the workflow—things like automatically quoting for jobs, automatic preflighting, allowing customers to upload, approve and put a job into the print queue Read more about State of Print Automation[…]

Computational Hydrographic Printing

Computational Hydrographic Printing – WHOA!

Hydrographic printing has been around for a few years now, but one company recently gave this technology a great new refresh.  During the normal hydrographic process it is extremely hard to create any detail in the object you are printing.  A pattern is stretched and molded around an object, with little thought into the precise Read more about Computational Hydrographic Printing – WHOA![…]

4over Now Offers 3D Printing?!?!?!

Perhaps you may have missed this announcement last month from one of the nations largest trade printers. 4over Now Offers 3D Printing 3D printing services as part of their trade only services provided to printers throughout the U.S. Since opening their doors in 2001, 4 over has shown great growth year over year.  In a time Read more about 4over Now Offers 3D Printing?!?!?![…]

Mohawk Announces Partnership

Mohawk and Arjowiggins are partnering together in a way that has never before happened in the paper industry.  Mohawk is the largest privately held paper company here in the United States and Arjowiggins is the worlds leading manufacturer of technical papers.  Together, they are combining manufacturing facilities and processes. The alliance is unprecedented in the Read more about Mohawk Announces Partnership[…]

PRC Approves USPS Price Adjustments

Washington, DC – Today the Postal Regulatory Commission issued Order No. 2472approving the Postal Service’s price adjustments for Standard Mail, Periodicals, and Package Services. The prices are scheduled to take effect May 31, 2015. In Order Nos.2378 and 2398, the Commission remanded the price adjustments for Standard Mail, Periodicals, and Package Services to the Postal Read more about PRC Approves USPS Price Adjustments[…]

THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE

THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE: NANOGRAPHY™ PROCESS OR INKJET TECHNOLOGY? Digital Printing Struggles to Come of Age Production digital printing, which recently celebrated its 20th birthday, has certainly shown steady growth since its inception. It has introduced highly successful applications, like personalized printing, print-on-demand, and affordable short runs. Let’s not forget other products born Read more about THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE[…]