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IKEA Goes Wireless With bookbook Printed Catalog
Jorg Ikea   THE NETHERLANDS—Jörgen Eghammer, "chief design guru" for IKEA, recently released a humorous video introducing IKEA's 2015 Catalog as a "book book" that does not require cables, saying that the catalog comes fully charged and the battery life is eternal. "The navigation is based on tactile-touch technology that you can actually feel," he jokingly points out.
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Seeking Under-40 Printing Industry Rising Stars
PHILADELPHIA—Is there an executive shooting star in your organization who has yet to reach the tender age of 40? If so, Printing Impressions wants to find out more. more »
ICV Obtains OneTouchPoint from Huron Capital
NEW YORK—ICV Partners (ICV), a private equity firm focused on lower middle-market companies, announced the acquisition of OneTouchPoint (OTP), a commercial printer and document services company. OTP was previously owned by Huron Capital Partners. more »
HP Technology Aids Share-a-Coke Soft Drink Campaign
PALO ALTO, CA—HP announced its role in helping The Coca-Cola Co. expand its "Share a Coke" campaign to the United States, enabling consumers to make meaningful connections with the largest volume of personalized Coca-Cola labels ever produced for a single country. 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 »
Donnelley Nets $60M Magazine Pact From Crain
CHICAGO—RR Donnelley (RRD) has been awarded a $60 million multi-year agreement by Crain Communications that significantly expands the companies' relationship through 2020. Under the terms of the agreement, RR Donnelley will produce all 15 U.S.-based Crain publications including Advertising Age, Automotive News, Business Insurance and Crain's New York Business. In addition to magazine production, RR Donnelley will provide premedia, commercial print, international mail and logistics services. more »
First Fujifilm Graphium Narrow Web Inkjet Press Sold
HANOVER PARK, IL—Fujifilm North America, Graphic Systems Division, revealed that Distinct Packabilities, a Shepherdsville, KY-based print provider, has purchased a Graphium digital hybrid, four-color-plus-white UV inkjet press integrated with in-line flexo and finishing, from the show floor at Labelexpo. 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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