The New Products Reference Guide offers an exclusive pre-show preview of some of the new products and services that will be on display.
I always look forward to this special issue that pays tribute to the Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame inductees and the Gold Ink Award winners. It acknowledges both individual career achievement, as well as the total group effort that’s typically required for a printing company to produce an award-winning piece.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from Quad/Graphics, Rex 3, Lawton Printing Services, Printing Impressions (announcement of 2016 Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame inductees).
Printing Impressions magazine and co-sponsor Rochester Institute of Technology jointly announce the 32nd induction class for the Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame. They are Tom Metzger of Metzgers in Toledo, Ohio; Laura Lawton-Forsyth of Lawton Printing in Spokane, Wash.; Andy Lyke of Ripon Printers in Ripon, Wis.; and Zarik Megerdichian of 4over in Glendale, Calif.
Industry phenom commercial printer 4over continued its growth with the acquisition of ASAP printing.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news about Xerox Corp. and RR Donnelley; Quad/Graphics and Rise Interactive; 4over and ASAP Printing; and Southwest Precision Printers and Page International.
4over has acquired ASAP Printing of Salt Lake City as a new subsidiary. This acquisition expands 4over’s network to 16 locations.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from Landa (partnerships with Quad/Graphics, Cimpress, additional news); HP (deals with Cimpress and Shutterfly); Komori America and 4over Inc.; Heidelberg; and Direct Printing Impressions (Heidelberg, Mohawk Fine Papers).
At drupa, 4over Inc., one of the largest wholesale trade printers and recognized industry leader in print order fulfillment, has signed an agreement to be the first adopter of the Komori Impremia NS40, a sheetfed inkjet press equipped with Landa Nanography, a new digital printing category employing water-based inks. "We are excited to implement this innovative technology in multiple 4over locations in the near future," says Zarik Megerdichian, CEO of 4over.
Parent company of Printing Impressions, NAPCO Media, partnered with the Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation (EDSF) to create the Youth in Print Scholarship. The scholarship was designed to give students interested in printing, Web page management, information technology and e-commerce the opportunity to pursue an education in the concentration of their choice.