Joe Mulcahy Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine joe@graphicartsmag.com

Publisher’s Industry Update

By Joe Mulcahy, Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) Despite the current pandemic, we’re keeping the momentum going. Our June digital issue will be released this Wednesday, June 3 and the lead feature will explore print consumables. Here’s more of what’s happening: Also on June 3, the Packaging Consortium (PAC) will offer another free webinar as … Read more →

Weekly Publisher’s Update

BY JOE MULCAHY Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) As we all self-quarantine, and do the best we can to remain upbeat under “the new normal”, I’ll continue to point out many positive developments each week regarding COVID-19, as well as other industry news and events. • The Digital Imaging Association (DIA) will be holding its … Read more →

COVID-19 Weekly Publisher’s Update

By Joe Mulcahy, Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) Taking advantage of unique opportunities during this pandemic. How much money do you spend on tradeshows and/or attending conferences and educational events each year? How high are your travel costs (in most cases airfare) and hotel accommodations? Most importantly, how many of these types of events do … Read more →

COVID-19 Weekly Publisher’s Update

By Joe Mulcahy, Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) I’m sure we’re all finding it extremely difficult staying at home while observing our social distancing protocols. But let me assure you that there is indeed a light at end of the proverbial tunnel. The most important thing is not to get too discouraged. So, to brighten … Read more →

COVID-19 Weekly Publisher’s Update

By Joe Mulcahy, Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) I’m sure we’re all finding it extremely difficult staying at home while observing our social distancing protocols. But let me assure you that there is indeed a light at end of the proverbial tunnel. The most important thing is not to get too discouraged. So, to brighten … Read more →

Six weeks and counting as we cope with COVID-19

By Joe Mulcahy, Publisher, Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) For the most part, I’ve been “sequestered” by COIVD-19. That’s a fancy way of saying “locked up” and separated from the outside world. I’m mostly working from my home here in Newmarket, Ontario. Like everyone, I’m wondering how long this self-imposed torture will last. But I’m also … Read more →

We are indeed living in strange times

Who would ever have thought that we’d be living in the midst of a global Coronavirus pandemic? Who would have thought that so many businesses and educational institutions would be forced to close, or that annual events we’re so used to attending would be cancelled – including drupa, the world’s largest printing industry tradeshow. For … Read more →

View from the publisher: More success stories in a highly diverse issue

First let me congratulate SinaLite on its 21st anniversary. Launched in 1999 as Sina Printing, SinaLite has grown from a small, two-colour press storefront, to one of North America’s leading trade-only printing companies. It currently has several high-end presses and a complete bindery, both housed in a 100,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art production facility in Markham, Ontario. … Read more →

A New Era Begins

I would like to thank our gracious sponsors for their support in creating Graphic Arts Wide Format Guide 2019/20. The Wide Format Guide was mailed with the October issue of Graphic Arts, and is a special resource to help printers across Canada explore Wide Format technologies and all the possibilities that can be taken advantage … Read more →

Fall season – it’s time to make deals

A special thank you to Renee Walsh, VP of Enterprise Sales at the TI Group in Toronto, and Paul McCarthy, Manager of HP Indigo (Canada) for their help in creating this month’s lead article about packaging advancements. Be sure to check out the fascinating story on page 17. Caterina Valentino’s equally compelling feature on automation … Read more →