What’s Next for Production Print DFEs?
February 15, 2019 at 12:02 pm

On demand production print DFEs emerged in the late ’90s, but how have they evolved and what can printers expect in the future?

MIS Software: Failure to Launch
March 26, 2018 at 9:48 am

Most successful small manufacturing companies use MIS software. Unfortunately, there’s a failure to launch about 80% of the features.

Planning for a More Personalized Variable Data Workflow
February 19, 2018 at 9:27 am

When you properly plan a personalized variable data workflow, you will have integrated software, press, and finishing in a workflow where there is accountability and verification at every step in the process. Which is surely what you will need for success.

Job Shop Management Software: Under-Utilization
February 13, 2018 at 10:05 am

Did you now that Lean Management has over a 90% failure rate?  Likewise, 45% of features in Job Shop Management Software goes totally unused. In fact, another 19% of a software’s features are rarely used, resulting in a 64% under-utilization ratio. These failure rates, of utilizing and sustaining business processes, reminds me of a conversation I had with a large publishing company CEO.