Sign and display graphic buyers and providers participating in a NAPCO Research survey reported solid growth across all applications this year. Both groups reported current spending is growing or holding steady across nearly all graphic applications, and decreases are limited in scope.
Industry Sector Reports
Aside from the Top 25 rankings themselves, the "Hot Markets for Print Demand in 2022" report also includes Vincent Mallardi's expert commentary and trends analysis about the types of printed products and print production processes that will be in the highest demand within each sector this year.
As a segment of the printing industry, functional/industrial printing is vast in scope and volume, but remains largely hidden from view. This reality comes from the fact that many serving this segment use printing as a single step within a broader manufacturing process, but do not generally classify themselves as printers.
There’s a lot of uncertainty out there and still many questions. What does the economy look like through 2020 and beyond? Will the industry rebound quickly or slowly? What businesses will rebound quicker than others? Where do we go from here? What does the next normal look like?
When it comes to finding new printing opportunities in your local market, one you might not be taking full advantage of is the educational system.