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Sappi North America announced the 12 Gold Award winners of its annual North American Printer of the Year contest from 1,500 entries.
A sold-out EFI Connect conference kicked off yesterday at the Wynn Las Vegas and runs until January 20. Special sessions include fireside chat keynotes with Quad/Graphics CEO Joel Quadracci and print technology veteran Jeff Jacobson, who spoke on Connect’s opening day in one of his first public presentations since becoming CEO of Xerox two weeks ago. This year’s Connect also features important technology advancements from EFI.
The Top 20 Magazine Printers ranking has returned for the third year since its revival in 2014. The ranking, which lists leading printers in the U.S. and Canada based on revenue earned in the magazine sector, is intended to serve magazine publishers as they assess their printing needs and the landscape of potential printing partners.
Recently, an increase in printed magazines and catalogs matched with online media has been used to drive awareness of a brand.
If catalogers and magazine publishers were looking for the right mix in 2013, their main challenge in 2014 was ensuring a seamless integration between print and the Web. As a result, more and more catalog and publication printers are changing their focus from solely providing ink-on-paper products to becoming true multi-channel partners.
Printing Impressions National Commercial Printing Industry News for June 2009