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Sign Up to Attend Industry's 'Academy Awards' Gala
CHICAGO—Don't miss your opportunity to hobnob with the stars of the printing industry during GRAPH EXPO 14 on Monday evening, Sept. 29, when the show closes at 5 pm. Complete with a lengthy, open-bar cocktail reception featuring a live jazz quartet to allow ample networking opportunities, followed by a star-studded awards gala and sit-down dinner, the Gold Ink Awards & Printing Industry Hall of Fame Gala has often been referred to by past attendees as the "Academy Awards" event of the printing industry. And, new this year, will be the addition of the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) alumni reception, enabling even more opportunities to make new business introductions and catch up with old friends and existing contacts. more »
Sun Litho Installs 100th Indigo 10000 Worldwide
LandmarkIndigo   SALT LAKE CITY—Sun Litho has installed the 100th HP Indigo 10000 digital press worldwide. The new press expands Sun Litho’s HP fleet, including an existing HP Indigo 10000, two HP Indigo 7500 digital presses and two HP Indigo 5500 digital presses. The larger (29") sheet size is ideal for high-value projects, and the press boosts the company’s variable data capabilities for direct mail applications. The new HP Indigo 10000 also offers Sun Litho the ability to grow market share by adding capacity for large-format applications, such as packaging and art reprints. more »
DiMS! Acquisition Bolsters EFI's MIS/ERP Reach
FREMONT, CA—EFI announced that it has acquired substantially all the assets of DiMS! organizing print, a developer of comprehensive MIS/ERP systems for printing and packaging companies. Based in Lichtenvoorde, The Netherlands, and founded in 1986, DiMS! offers multi-language, seamlessly integrated MIS/ERP workflow products. more »
NC AlphaGraphics Franchisee Obtains Local Printer
RALEIGH, NC—AlphaGraphics of Downtown Raleigh has finalized its acquisition of 120-year-old Commercial Printing Co., a provider of visual communications and printing, also located in Raleigh. Commercial Printing Co. will now operate as part of the AlphaGraphics global franchise network of locally-owned printing companies. more »
Free Lunch Workshop on Packaging Opportunities at GE
CHICAGO—Printing Impressions and its sister publication, packagePRINTING, are presenting a free "Packaging 101" lunch-and-learn workshop designed specifically for commercial printers interested in expanding their product offerings and revenue streams through package printing. The luncheon and program will be held Tuesday, Sept. 30, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Room S505B at McCormick Place during GRAPH EXPO 14/CPP EXPO. This special event has limited seating, so sign up today. (Invitations are extended to printers only, not industry suppliers, on a first-come basis.) more »
Survey: Signage, Large-Format Growing Rapidly
MELBOURNE, FL—Offset sales in 2014 are in decline in all but the fastest growing shops; however, even there growth is reported at less than 1 percent. Meanwhile, sales from signs, banners and large-format are seeing growth across the board. more »
Graph Expo 2014 BUZZ: Prepress, Offset, Post Press, and Consumables
Graph Expo 2014 BUZZ: Prepress, Offset, Post Press, and Consumables   Check out the BUZZ at Graph Expo 2014 on Prepress, Offset, Post Press, and Consumables. Including the latest from Mitsubishi Imaging, Graphco, Graphic Wizard, Technifold USA, and INX International. more »
Graph Expo 2014 BUZZ: Digital Printing and Digital Printing Consumables
Graph Expo 2014 BUZZ: Digital Printing and Digital Printing Consumables   Check out the BUZZ at Graph Expo 2014 on Digital Printing and Digital Printing Consumables. Featuring the latest from HP Graphics Solutions and Mitsubishi Paper Mills. more »
Paper Perfect Webinar
Paper Perfect Webinar   Success in digital printing is often determined by how quickly you build volume and master higher value applications. Listen to Canon Solutions America experts discuss some of the unique paper available that can create new value-added, higher margin opportunities and drive business growth. more »
See and feel new opportunities in UV printing
See and feel new opportunities in UV printing   Add a new dimension to your business with an Océ Arizona® flatbed and dimensional printing! Much like popular 3D printing, Océ Arizona® UV flatbed printers can print textures or even braille type opening up entirely new and unique revenue opportunities. Learn more and register for a dimensional print sample. more »
Mail Meets Mobile: Combining physical and digital to deliver better results for your customers

As digital becomes more and more accepted, not only from the younger generations, but as even older generations become larger users of technology, connecting physical marketing messages with the digital channel will ensure that marketing campaigns are more effective.  In this webinar, you will hear how mobile technology can be blended with print to deliver better results.  

The topics that will be explored include how firms are using:
- Mobile bar codes
- Near field communications
- Intelligent mail bar codes
- Augmented reality
- And leveraging postal incentives to reduce the overall costs of integrating technologies

For service providers in today's market blending technologies is the best answer for marketers.  Learn how to make the right recommendations and deliver the right solutions for your customers.

Come to this session armed with your questions. You'll be able to submit questions directly to our panelists for a live Q&A session during the hour.

Sponsored by Pitney Bowes

Click here to register for this free webinar today!

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