Mary Lee Schneider, the new president and CEO of SG360°, a Segerdahl company, didn't picture herself sitting in the captain's chair of another printing industry heavyweight following her successful 20-year career with RR Donnelley. But SG360° provided a fresh approach to the market, one she couldn't resist.
A proposed deal between RR Donnelley (RRD) and Xerox, introduced by the printer and rejected by the press manufacturer, would have been structured as a Reverse Morris Trust, a tax-efficient approach that would enable RRD to reap a small premium. RRD's executives reportedly would have taken control and Xerox would have absorbed several million dollars in cost cuts.
The printing industry has never lacked for excitement when it comes to the topic of 3D printing.
Bloomberg is reporting that Xerox Corp. is in the early phase of negotiations to obtain Windy City printing giant RR Donnelley (RRD). According to the news organization’s sources, Xerox would merge some aspects of Donnelley with its copier, printer and related services business, with the balance being folded into Xerox’s business process outsourcing services.
Is it the beginning of a marked decline in demand for sheetfed offset and digital toner?
There’s no doubt, in hindsight, that H. Joseph Gerber was bound for a life of greatness.
Britons voted to exit the European Union — a.k.a. Brexit — and the ripple felt in the global financial markets could impact printers.
In the first significant move under new CEO John Hans, Imagine! Print Solutions entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Midnight Oil Agency, a marketing agency based in Burbank, Calif., which at one time flew under the LAgraphico banner. The deal, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close in the third quarter.
David Gerber’s biography on his father, “The Inventor’s Dilemma: The Remarkable Life of H. Joseph Gerber” details the inventor’s life.
It doesn’t take much prodding to get Elizabeth Gooding engaged on the subject of designing for color production inkjet printing. She has no shortage when it comes to insights on the challenges involved in preparing files for inkjet printing. She could even write a book on the subject. And that she has. Last year, Gooding and fellow ink-on-paper guru Mary Schilling teamed up on "The Designer’s Guide to Inkjet" [published and printed by Canon Solutions America] that, despite its title's suggested audience, is an indispensable tool for any inkjet printer’s library.
Core Publishing Solutions, one of the largest book manufacturers, recently acquired an Océ VarioPrint i300 and HP PageWide T360.
The example of Quad/Graphics and GPO illustrates the need for security/chain of custody measures to be followed closely.
Roe Pressley, vice president of customer relations for DocuCopies.com, sat down with Printing Impressions for a question-and-answer segment to provide insight as to the company's online ordering tools, the benefits of its particular solution and how the Hudson, Wis.-based digital-only commercial printer has handled challenges and made the necessary adjustments along the way.
Kelmscott Communications, Rider Dickerson, The Buhl Press, wrapped up negotiations with a merger, creating Fuse, a $40+ million entity.
Nicholas (Nick) Simon, the president of Publishers Press and a 2003 inductee into the Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame, passed away June 10 at the age of 57. He helped build his family business to a $180 million concern, with 1,400 employees and two plants. Nicholas Simon was involved in numerous charitable and civic endeavors, including the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation. He was also inducted into the Kentuckiana Business Hall of Fame.