Semper International

The Week That Was With Julie G (05/04/2015)
May 8, 2015 at 2:19 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news, including a major announcement from the Postal Regulatory Commission, along with other major announcements from Webcrafters, Carly Fiorina, former CEO of HP, Vision Integrated Graphics and Tobe Direct, RR Donnelley, Cenveo, HP, Canon Solutions America, and Semper International.

The Week That Was With Julie G (03/30/2015)
April 3, 2015 at 1:56 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news, including Printing Impressions coverage from Canon Solutions America's East Coast Inkjet Insider Summit in Hartford, CT, that featured a tour of Data-Mail’s full-service direct mail printing and lettershop facility. Other major announcements this week came from Presstek, 4over Inc., Printing Industries of New England (PINE), U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO), RR Donnelley, HP, Kodak, Alliance Franchise Brands, Semper International, Wilen Direct, TPC Printing and Packaging and KBA, Hadley Printing and Komori.

Semper's David Regan Talks Industry Hiring and Industry Insights Survey Results
February 27, 2015 at 7:36 pm

David Regan is president of Semper International, a Boston-based job placement firm that specializes in the graphic arts industry. He discusses the latest, highly positive state of the industry based on Semper’s quarterly Industry Insights survey, as well as the current job market for skilled and temporary labor in the printing industry. Regan notes how hard it is for employers to fill various skilled positions within various regions of the United States.

The Week That Was With Julie G (02/16/2015)
February 27, 2015 at 2:20 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights major industry newsmakers, including Pictorial Offset, RR Donnelley, Sterling Publishing, EFI, Konica Minolta Business Solutions, The Harman Press, Semper International, Canon Solutions America, Inca Digital Printers and Imperial Communications.

Semper International: Q1 Survey Data Reinforce that Printing Industry Is Rebounding
February 6, 2015

Several straight quarters of positive signals have finally blossomed, and Semper’s First Quarter data reveals that the industry is back in bloom. Coming into 2015, its company respondents reported record-setting profitability of 85 percent and sustained sales growth for five straight quarters. In addition, one-third of firms reported new sales growth in the first two weeks of 2015.