Blogs

One Film Does Not Fit All - Why Specialist Products Can Pay Off

The term ‘multi-purpose’ sounds great. But sometimes, a job is better served by using specialty films.

With the Right Team, Anything is Possible

Barry Polan talks about the changes the COVID-19 pandemic has had at Image Options, and how the team has risen to every challenge.

What to Know About Textured Walls

Textured wall graphics are becoming increasingly popular and open up endless opportunities for your customers.

Other Staff Bloggers
Consumables - Media

The term ‘multi-purpose’ sounds great. But sometimes, a job is better served by using specialty films.

Textured wall graphics are becoming increasingly popular and open up endless opportunities for your customers.

When installing self-adhesive graphics, the last thing you probably think about is the remnants you throw away.

Business Management

Barry Polan talks about the changes the COVID-19 pandemic has had at Image Options, and how the team has risen to every challenge.

Digital print enabled one art director to reach new heights of creativity and to stretch the limits of her imagination.

The first half of 2020 has been burdened by one of the most brutal economic environments printers have likely ever experienced.

Consumables - Ink

Watching for — and responding to — disruptive technology and changing consumer interest factors into business decisions every day.

Applying only the precise amount of ink necessary to produce your required results is the obvious way to save on this budget line item.

Here’s one way of adding new products while using concepts, technologies, and even software you are possibly already familiar with.

Finishing

Silvering is a common issue that occurs when laminating a printed job.

The products offered by Rollem International, including systems spanning the printing spectrum, work to expand the product offerings of print providers, promote differentiation in the marketplace, and ease print production and finishing. PRINTING United Booth 10351.

Assisting on-demand apparel manufacturers with speedy, accurate textile cutting, a new system from Gerber Technology serves as a model for how manufacturing is changing, and how cutting technologies enable manufacturing processes. PRINTING United Booths 8833, 8850.

Software

Workflow should be the infrastructure that allows you to do the most work at the least cost.

The new, award-winning ONYX 19 RIP sets the standard for digital printing software, including improved process control, cross-device color equalization, improved reporting of production data, and RIP speed improvements of up to 400%. PRINTING United Booth 6816.

At printing speeds of up to 100 linear meters per minute, Durst’s new Tau RSCi offers a screen printing grade opacity, making it an excellent option for numerous applications including high-durability labels. PRINTING United Booth 7816.

Training & Education

PRINTING United will be a comprehensive online experience this October and in-person once again in October 2021.

PRINTING United Alliance created a COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan designed to meet local government’s requirements.

The SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification is designed for anyone working in the field of digital color.

Mailing/Fulfillment

We’ve heard a lot on the news about essential businesses during COVID-19, but 1 we all count on that isn’t mentioned much is the USPS.

Color/Quality Control

Download the same PDF used for SGIA’s 2020 Product of the Year competition to see how you stack up.

Here are six reasons all graphic production companies need to certify their employees as a Professional or Expert in color management.

My in-depth education into color management started slowly.

Digital Printing - Inkjet

To gain a better view of how one company undertook its digital conversion, Dan Marx spoke with Scott Crosby.

While facial masks had not been part of Spoonflower’s portfolio, they recognized the business was situated to fulfill that demand.

One PSP, Pine Print Shop, has created a new model to help local businesses continue to promote their goods and services.

Consumables - General

The new series of products, which includes printable billboard and tent structures, offers viable outdoor display options that assemble quickly, move with the wind and utilize sturdy base plates to keep the structures in place. PRINTING United Booth 6024.

Fujifilm’s new Samba Mini 4300 Printbar System provides high-resolution printing, at high speed, with a single pass. The system is designed for integration into existing industrial processes and features 1,200 dpi resolution at a drop size as small as three picoliters. PRINTING United Booth 8220.

In addition to winning five awards in SGIA’s 2019 Product of the Year competition, Drytac is participating in The Experience Zone (Booth 10530) at PRINTING United — an interactive area to highlight the many applications produced by today’s diverse printing industry. PRINTING United Booth 6224.