This week, Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news about the first Landa S10 Nanographic press being installed at Landa's first S10 beta customer Graphica Bezalel; InnerWorkings' second quarter gross profit increase; Mail-Gard, a division of IWCO Direct, creating a dedicated Advanced Recovery Center at its Warminster, Pa. campus; and Bartash Printing extending its Loan Agreement with North Mill Capital through 2020, with more favorable terms, and its investment of more than $1.7 million dollars in 2017 in its press and postpress departments.
Mail-Gard, a division of IWCO Direct, announced it is creating a dedicated Advanced Recovery Center at its Warminster, Pa., campus.
Printing Impressions talked with three industry experts who provide best practices for capturing, managing and mastering data.
The fifth annual installment of the Inkjet Summit recently took place in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. I have been lucky enough to attend all five Summits, and once again, it did not disappoint. Each year, approximately 100 printing company owners and senior-level operations and sales executives attend this invitation-only event.
IWCO Direct in Chanhassen, Minn., has installed a new Screen Truepress Jet520HD high-definition inkjet web press.
There is no question that 2017 will usher in a unique political scenario. When President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January 2017, along with GOP majorities in both houses of the 115th Congress, there will be a unified Republican government for the first time in 88 years. What this means for the printing industry remains to be seen, but what is clear is that Trump’s policy proposals suggest that there are both opportunities and challenges ahead.
A changing digital landscape and a market flooded with stimuli have marketers and printers reevaluating their direct mail strategies.
IWCO Direct has installed a new Komori Lithrone (GL640C) press to produce promotional plastic and paper cards, including gift and loyalty cards. "The increase in ROMI that comes from using promotional cards in direct mail drove our decision to complement our investment in our digital platform with this press,” said Jim Andersen, IWCO direct CEO.
It doesn’t take much prodding to get Elizabeth Gooding engaged on the subject of designing for color production inkjet printing. She has no shortage when it comes to insights on the challenges involved in preparing files for inkjet printing. She could even write a book on the subject. And that she has. Last year, Gooding and fellow ink-on-paper guru Mary Schilling teamed up on "The Designer’s Guide to Inkjet" [published and printed by Canon Solutions America] that, despite its title's suggested audience, is an indispensable tool for any inkjet printer’s library.
IWCO Direct has announced that it has been awarded a Governor’s Safety Award for Meritorious Achievement and EMA Industry Safety Awards