Multi Packaging Solutions/Chesapeake Acquires Integrated Printing Solutions, Jet Lithocolor
April 4, 2014

Multi Packaging Solutions/Chesapeake has acquired Integrated Printing Solutions and Jet Lithocolor to create a comprehensive end-to-end solution for the credit, debit, gift, loyalty, and insurance card markets. The acquisitions solidify the company’s market position by adding a full complement of card production capabilities to its existing creative services, decorative technologies, and sustainable solutions.

Digital Finishing: Different Paths to Success
February 1, 2014

The range of finishing available, combined with increasing customer demands for differentiation, has meant that for many shops, creating the balance between offerings and profitability remains delicate. Let's look at five digital printing establishments and how they've created the balance between meeting customer expectations and maintaining profitability.

E.L.V.I.S. is Alive and Well in Central Ohio
June 14, 2012

Robin Enterprises, central Ohio's leading commercial printer, has officially launched a custom solution to address the growing sophistication of retail marketers. The solution, a data and variable print application running on a unique combination of equipment, resembles the plastic card/greeting card print/finishing line demonstrated by MCS at GRAPH EXPO 2011. The solution has been dubbed “E.L.V.I.S.”—for Expandable Loyalty card Variable Inkjet System.

Much Ado About Presses
April 1, 2012

At the official drupa 2012 International Media Conference, more than 100 media delegates eagerly awaited to hear about the latest drupa product launches that were going to be revealed during the three-day press briefing. Werner Matthias Dornscheidt, CEO and president of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, reported that the show is sold out.

Shipman Print Adds Trio of Envelope Presses
April 8, 2011

NIAGARA FALLS, NY—Shipman Print Solutions, a printer to the trade, recently installed three new envelope printing presses to help bolster its capacity. The machines are a two-color Halm Jet 2615 perfector; a two-color, 9x12˝ Halm Jet perfector and a two-color, 12x18˝ Halm Super Jet perfector.

xpedx to Show Expanded Technology Offering, Hold Drawing for Trip to its Technology Center
September 2, 2009

xpedx spent this year expanding its offerings with the equipment and services North American printers have asked for. It’s all going to be shown and discussed in the company’s largest-ever exhibit at PRINT 09 in Chicago, booth 1221. It also will hold a contest for printers, awarding two U.S.-based commercial and/or in-plant printers an all-expense-paid trip for two to the new xpedx Technology Center in metro Cincinnati. The two-day trip is valued at approximately $2,500 per winner.

ACROSS the nation
May 1, 2009

Printing Impressions' Commercial Printing Industry National News for May 2009

Ink-jet Printing -- Coming Up Heads and Tales
March 1, 2009

GAUGING WHEN a technology is really going to take off is always a tricky proposition. Product roll-outs usually get pushed back due to unforeseen technical issues, and potential buyers tend to be more cautious than even a low-ball projection for the rate of adoption.

The Print Council Announces Four New Members
January 27, 2009

The four newest members of The Print Council are industry veterans and dedicated professionals with a sincere passion for the business of print. Custom Data Imaging Corp., Alcom Printing Group, The P.A. Hutchinson Co. and Panaprint, Inc. understand the strength and power of print and the need to work together in educating the next generation.