The Latest Printing Industry News

Drytac releases free instructional Facemount videos on mounting digital prints and photos to acrylic

Drytac has released a new educational resource for those seeking information on how to adhere the printed side of a digital graphic to acrylic – a process also known as face mounting, second-surface mounting, acrylic mounting, or Plexiglas mounting. In its newly introduced Facemount video series, Drytac walks viewers through the process with step-by-step instructions … Continue Reading →

Screen launches new module for Truepress Jet W3200UV

Screen USA will celebrate the global launch of the 126-inch-wide, roll-to-roll module for its Truepress Jet W3200UV at FESPA 2015 May 18-22 in Cologne, Germany. This new roll-to-roll unit turns the Truepress Jet W3200UV “into one of the industry’s most versatile production-class printers, producing high-quality UV print on both sheeted and roll-fed substrates.” The upgraded flatbed … Continue Reading →

The BIA calls for nominations for the 2015 BIA Hall of Fame Award – deadline is Friday, May 1

The Binding Industries of America (BIA) is calling upon industry professionals to submit nominations for this year’s BIA Hall of Fame awards. Since 2008, the BIA Hall of Fame Awards have recognized post-press professionals who have gone beyond their standard obligations to become a dominant force in the shaping of the finishing industry. The award … Continue Reading →

Our government-funding columnist Elliot Schiller predicts demise of OIDMTC

For more than a year now, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) columnist Elliot Schiller has been helping and guiding readers through the often complicated realm of getting government funding for their printing businesses. In fact, the Director at Toronto’s Teeger Schiller Inc. (a company that specializes in obtaining government funding) has helped its clients secure over … Continue Reading →

The Printing Sales DNA Project’s detailed findings report now available for purchase

This new research study reveals what it takes to be successful in today’s modern and challenging printing industry sales environment. The comprehensive overview of the North American printing industry was conducted during the first quarter of 2015 by leading printing industry sales consultant, and Graphic Arts Magazine columnist, Dave Fellman. More than 500 responses were … Continue Reading →