Unisource Worldwide has earned ENERGY STAR certification for its La Palma, CA, distribution center. "One of our sustainability goals for 2013-2014 is to evaluate the energy performance of all of our buildings through the ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager model," said Jeff Rudy, president, Supply Chain for Unisource Worldwide.
Unisource Worldwide has released its latest "Sustainability Reimagined" report that highlights key sustainability objectives for Unisource, including the company’s environmental and social performance and sustainable governance guidelines.
Unisource Worldwide has been named #104 in the InformationWeek 500 list of the top technology innovators in the United States. Companies that appear on the list are chosen based on business practices across core areas of operation including technology deployment, IT budgets, business-technology infrastructure, and IT strategies.
Unisource Worldwide will host its annual Unisource Chicago Paper Show on Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at the historic Hilton Hotel in downtown Chicago. The show attracts approximately 1,000 of the leading designers and commercial printers from around the Chicago area, which is one of the leading graphic arts markets in the United States.
Unisource Worldwide has launched a new program offering expanded digital printing resources to its key customers and partners, that include: a Digital Swatch Book, Downloadable Test Sheets and a Website.
Unisource Worldwide has won a Gold Ink Award in the Business Catalogs, Sheetfed category; and a Silver Award in the Softcover Books category. Awards will be presented at the Gold Ink Awards & Hall of Fame Gala Monday evening, September 9, 2013, at the Hyatt McCormick Place Hotel in Chicago during PRINT 13.
International Paper is in talks with Norcross, GA-based Unisource regarding a proposed business combination of xpedx, International Paper's distribution business, and Unisource. The discussions were initiated when Unisource approached International Paper about a possible merger and, on April 19, the parties entered into a non-binding letter of intent to explore a possible transaction.
Paper procurement USED to be a strategic function. For printers, it was an opportunity to leverage scale of spend to better serve our customers and in so doing, to beat the competition and convert opportunities into profitable business. I cannot remember a single occasion when I had to turn down an order because I couldn’t get the right paper.
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ May 2013 edition, featuring Dscoop, QuadTech, GPA, Specialty Substrate Solutions, Pitney Bowes, KBA North America, Unisource Worldwide and INX International Ink.
International Paper is in talks with Unisource regarding a proposed business combination of xpedx, International Paper's distribution business, and Unisource. The discussions were initiated when Unisource approached International Paper about a possible merger, and on April 19, 2013, the parties entered into a non-binding letter of intent to explore a possible transaction.