Dan Marx

Dan Marx

Dan Marx, Senior Editor of the Impressions Group, holds extensive knowledge of the graphic communications industry, resulting from his nearly three decades working closely with business owners, equipment and materials developers, and thought leaders.

X-Rite Appoints Jeff McKee as President

X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, proudly announced the appointment of Jeff McKee from Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to the role of President. The strategic promotion reflects McKee’s 20 years of unwavering dedication to X-Rite and his commitment to customer excellence..

Wide-Format Weekly (2/15/24)

This week's highlights include strategies for finding and keeping employees, the PRINTING United Alliance merger with Brand Chain and PERF, insights on the wide-format segment, a chat with Mike Rowe of Adnormous Graphics, and a view into the functional/industrial printing space. Great stuff!

Expo Equipment Purchases Add Possibilities for Adnormous Graphics

Asked why he purchased the HP Latex 3600 printer, owner Mike Rowe says, “I like redundancy.” He says a key production goal at his company is to be well equipped to take whatever work comes its way – and his technology play is not about capacity.

Four Views of Functional/Industrial Printing

While many processes in this space have existed for decades, evidence of industry change can be seen in the peripheries. This article aims to check in with a handful of industry professionals on developments in the space they serve and to understand how they view its present and future.

Lisa Cross on Who Buys Wide-Format Report

Lisa Cross, principal analyst at NAPCO Research, provides top-line takeaways from its recently-published Who Buys Wide Format survey report. The report, featuring feedback from both wide-format producers and their customers, provides a valuable view into the segment.

Jordan Gorski on Benefits of G7+ for Wide-Format Segment

Jordan Gorski, executive director of Idealliance, discusses the newly released G7+ color management specifications, which offer greater control on common wide-format printing substrates, including textiles.

Insights to Forge The Future of Wide-Format

Industry expert Marco Boer reveals how the annual Wide-Format Summit provides invaluable executive education and peer exchange for printing’s most profitable segment.

Wide-Format Weekly (1/18/24)

This episode of Wide-Format Weekly features insight into the year ahead, equipment purchases at Orbus Visual Communication, how great design results in great wraps, Roland DGA's new object printer, and the inaugural Leadership Summit from PRINTING United Alliance.

Texas In-plant Re-Equips and Redefines

Through a series of equipment acquisitions, the Aldine Independent School District’s Print Services Department is proving its value.

Wide-Format Weekly: Holiday Special (12/21/23)

Happy holidays! This week's episode addresses digitally printed interiors, and a conference to prevent colors from being inferior, a new article provides updates on solvent inkjet, and a survey explores systems that are artificially intelligent.