Gabby Houck

Gabby Houck
Wide-Format Weekly (2/22/24)

This week on Wide-Format Weekly, The Wide-format 150 Report is live; We look at coverage from the PRINTING United Leadership Summit; We explore the popularity of SEG; And we talk about an airport's billboard campaign.

Exploring the Boom in Silicone Edge Graphics

As the emphasis on brand awareness increases, businesses seek impactful, lasting visuals.  As a wide-format print service provider, you can help clients achieve these branding goals with the help of silicone edge graphics (SEG).  

Wide-Format Weekly (1/25/24)

This week on Wide-Format Weekly, wide-format printers get the lowdown on what inks to use for specific applications; Kristen Dettoni gives her 2024 predictions; John Oliver Campaigned for a bird using wide-format; Agfa introduced the next generation of its Anapurna H3200; and Fiery announced the latest release of Fiery XF.

2023 Wide-Format Rising Star: Meagan Arizpe

Meagan Arizpe wound up in printing because she responded to none other than a craigslist ad. Now, after 10 years in the industry, Meagan Arizpe has proven herself to be a wide-format powerhouse.

Wide-Format Weekly 12/11/23

This week on Wide-Format Weekly, we visited Mimaki’s first-ever "microfactory" event; Content editor Allee Bruce wrote a profile on family-owned Simpson Print; Pantone has announced its 2024 color of the year; A look inside Vegan Junk Food Bar, a restaurant that used a Canon Colorado 1650 with UVgel technology to achieve a 2D look. 

Wide-Format Weekly (11/27/23)

This week on Wide-format Weekly, We mourn the loss of printing industry veteran Bob Lothenbach; Design Wraps & Films shared its insights about what makes a successful vehicle wrap; Vycom returned to PRINTING United this year with its Vycom Recycling Program; Out-of-home advertising revenue increased 1.1% in the third quarter of 2023.

2023 Wide-format Innovators: SunDance Marketing Solutions

Driven by a lifelong passion for the planet, JohnHenry Ruggieri has made sustainability a core focus at SunDance Marketing Solutions. See how small steps to recycle, reduce waste, and ethically source materials are adding up to real change.

Wide-Format Weekly From The PRINTING United Show Floor!

The members of the Wide-Format Weekly Team assembled together for the first time on the show floor of PRINTING United Expo in Atlanta, Georgia to discuss the latest trends, innovations, and technologies they noticed after attending the print industry's largest event of the year.

Wide-Format Weekly (10/2/23)

On this episode of Wide-Format Weekly, Senior Editor Toni McQuilken paid a visit to the Zünd Digital Cutting Days event at its U.S. headquarters; Kristen Dettoni gave her insights on current commercial interior design trends; Grossman Marketing Group acquired Links Marketing Group; Don’t miss out on the latest news surrounding the expo; And get your first peek of the first of three PRINTING United expo guides.

Wide-Format Weekly (9/18/23)

On this episode of Wide-Format Weekly, PRINTING United Alliance announced the formation of the inaugural Congressional Printing Caucus; Senior Editor Dan Marx attended the AATCC Discovery Summit; HP launched the new HP Latex 630 printer series; and Durst Group announced that is has acquired Aleph.

Wide-Format Summit Day Three: Ending On a High Note

The third and final day didn't slow down by any means. The day was jam-packed with insightful general sessions, boardroom case studies, and one-on-one "speed dating" interviews between printers and vendors. It's safe to say that the final day concluded with a bang.

Wide-Format Summit Day Two: Seeking Specifics

Day two of the 2023 Wide-Format Summit was organized like a funnel -- starting out broad and conceptual, and becoming more specific as the day transpired. Along this process, event attendees could see themselves getting closer to the solutions they sought; gaining clarity regarding their paths forward.