The move away from pre-printed shells

The move away from pre-printed shells If you wander the warehouse of many direct mail or transactional printers, you will likely stumble upon roll after roll of preprinted forms—so-called “offset shells.” For years, preprinting static color content on an offset press and rerunning them through a digital press to add personalized content was the most Read more about The move away from pre-printed shells[…]

Custom Printed Fabric by Spoonflower

If you are a regular follower, you will know that InkOnDaPaper loves to look back and see how far the printing industry has come over the years.  A look back at the processes that became how we lay ink on substrates today fascinates and drives us.  Custom printed fabric is becoming common in the marketplace but Read more about Custom Printed Fabric by Spoonflower[…]

Production Inkjet: Closing the Gap

Source: Author: DENISE M. GUSTAVSON We’ve all been hearing about production inkjet devices for several years now, especially since drupa 2012. But is it just a passing fad? Will inkjet technology really be able to meet the challenges in commercial print? Does it have the staying power this industry needs? Simply: yes. According to InfoTrends Group Read more about Production Inkjet: Closing the Gap[…]

Integrating Finishing Equipment with Production Inkjet Devices

As production inkjet devices become more and more common in press rooms many companies are looking for ways to integrate finishing equipment so projects can be completed inline. The less time the project takes the more efficient it becomes the more money in the printers pocket. Well better said than done. The key is looking Read more about Integrating Finishing Equipment with Production Inkjet Devices[…]

Is Production Inkjet a Cost-Effective Solution?

As more and more printers look at Production Inkjet many of them are thinking if they should move into this market or not. It is the latest and greatest, but the issue is that you need to have the work before you can put the equipment on the floor. Now this might be a little Read more about Is Production Inkjet a Cost-Effective Solution?[…]

Questions about Books and Digital Inkjet Production

If you’ve been thinking about adding digital inkjet to your plant then I would entourage you to read up on the below article from My Print Resource. Now I won’t recommend you add digital inkjet equipment because that is the hot item currently in the industry. The only reason to add this technology is if Read more about Questions about Books and Digital Inkjet Production[…]

Q&A: Print’s Strengths and Inkjet’s Impact

Great article from Output Links with Gina Testa, vice president of U.S. graphic communications operations from Xerox Corporation on the strengths of print, inkjet’s impact on the industry and more on the industry. Take a look and let us know what you think! Source: Output Links

Inkjet Paper for Every Print Job

As the industry moves to digital inkjet production many printers will have to learn that you still need to test papers and understand what paper will work with each different machine. We have been running the HP T200 Inkjet Web Press at my facility for over 2 years now and we are constantly testing new Read more about Inkjet Paper for Every Print Job[…]

The ‘Go-To’ Information Source for Inkjet Production Printing

As production Inkjet printing continues to take the industry by storm I wanted to provide you with a go-to source for all news and information. Printing Impressions has launched an Inkjet Production Printing Industry Center as part of its Website, Back in June Printing Impressions was part of a the Inkjet Summit 2013 that provided information on Inkjet Read more about The ‘Go-To’ Information Source for Inkjet Production Printing[…]