Bob Neubauer

Bob Neubauer

Bob has served as editor of In-plant Impressions since October of 1994. Prior to that he served for three years as managing editor of Printing Impressions, a commercial printing publication. Mr. Neubauer is very active in the U.S. in-plant industry. He attends all the major in-plant conferences and has visited nearly 170 in-plant operations around the world. He has given presentations to numerous in-plant groups in the U.S., Canada and Australia, including the Association of College and University Printers and the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association. He also coordinates the annual In-Print contest, cosponsored by IPMA and In-plant Impressions.

Discrimination and Diversity in the Printing Industry

In the latest Impressions Xchange podcast, we talk with Alvin Griffin, manager of Graphic Production at Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, about barriers he has faced in his career because of his race and how discrimination has impacted him.

In-plants Find Transition to Inkjet ‘Very Easy’

Perhaps the biggest revelation to come from a panel discussion of in-plant managers during last week’s virtual Inkjet Summit was how straightforward the decision to add an inkjet press was for each of them.

Inkjet Summit: Dealing with the New Normal

The virtual Inkjet Summit has been generating buzz all week, and Thursday's opening session was no exception. Consultant Barb Pellow offered advice for print providers during COVID-19 and interviewed a provider of election ballot printing and mailing services about how his company has adapted and is thriving.

Working During a Pandemic: How Messiah College In-plant is Coping

As the coronavirus disease continues to wreak havoc on in-plants, IPI caught up with Dwayne Magee, director of Messiah College Press & Postal Services, to learn how his operation is continuing to serve its Pennsylvania college during a time of social distancing.

Sacramento In-plant Talks About Coronavirus Impact

To find out how the coronavirus disease is impacting in-plants around the country, In-plant Impressions Editor Bob Neubauer reached out to Laura Lockett at Sacramento State in a video call on Monday. The in-plant is open, with some staff working at home, and a lot less printing going on.

First a Tornado, Now a Pandemic

For citizens were recovering from a tornado, the coronavirus pandemic is one crisis too many. The State of Tennessee’s Document Solutions operation has been hard at work, printing documents critical to the health and safety of citizens. We talked with Tammy Golden to find out how her in-plant is handling this crisis.

Let’s Talk About That Virus …

I’m still healthy. But the coronavirus has hit me anyway. Events have been canceled and with a busy spring, what’s going to happen?

Trump Nominates New GPO Director

For the past two years, the GPO has been led by a series of acting directors. President Trump’s previous nomination for the position wa

Common Mistakes When Printing Fleet Graphics

The demand for vehicle graphics is growing, but those who print them don't always get everything right. In a session at the SGIA Expo, Kim Magraw, national operations manager of Super Graphics, detailed some of the most common mistakes people make when printing fleet graphics and offered ideas on how to avoid them.

Changing of the Guard at GPO

A year ago that I stood inside the GPO with the top three executives. Now, all three have retired and a ‘new’ director is on the way.