Fixed Price, FSC® Chain of Custody Certification Now Available

The Regional Affiliate Certification Group (RACG) has announced that it now offers a program to the over $5M segment of the printing and packaging industry.  Since 2010 RACG has provided a highly successful group program to firms with less than $5M in annual sales.

The RACG program is offered in a partnership with PIA Affiliates, American Green Consulting (AGC), […]

By |August 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Graph Expo Seminar on Patent Trolls

Led by Cal Poly Professor Emeritus Harvey R. Levenson, this seminar addresses graphic arts patents and the growing patent troll matter. The purpose of this seminar is to assist with a major growing concern for the printing industry.

An increasing number of OEMs, distributors, and printing companies have been hit with demands for licensing fees or huge […]

By |August 7th, 2015|Management, News|0 Comments

RRD Announces Intent To Create Three Companies

CHICAGO—August 4, 2015—RR Donnelley & Sons Company today announced that it intends to create three independent, publicly traded companies: one business focused on financial communications and data services; one business focused on publishing and retail-centric print services; and one business focused on customized multichannel communications management.

Thomas J. Quinlan III, RR Donnelley’s president and CEO, said, […]

By |August 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

INX Holds Open House At New Facility

SCHAUMBURG, Ill.—August 3, 2015—Customers, employees, local officials and the media attended an Open House event celebrating the spectacular new INX International Ink manufacturing facility in Lebanon, Ohio, on July 29. The 63,000-square-foot facility is expected to produce 37 million pounds of solvent ink for packaging annually and employs 38 people. It occupies 11 acres in […]

By |August 3rd, 2015|Industry News, News|0 Comments

Goss International To Change Ownership

July 31st, 2015 – Goss International today announced that parent company, Shanghai Electric Corporation (SEC), has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Goss International and its subsidiaries to American Industrial Partners (AIP). The agreement forms part of a broader strategy to further strengthen Goss’ position as the world’s leading web-offset printing press supplier.

With its […]

By |July 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MEDiAHEAD Receives National Recognition

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) awarded MEDiAHEAD with a national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise last week. The company also received Women Owned Business Enterprise certifications in the states of Missouri and Kansas.

WBENC’s national standard of certification is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Paper/Packaging Industry Launches National Campaign

MCLEAN Va.—July 9, 2015—The Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds consumer campaign launches July 8 with a $20M investment in paid and earned media between July and December funding this cross-platform campaign designed to slow the decline in paper usage and grow demand for packaging. The Paper and Packaging Board (P+PB), established as a […]

By |July 9th, 2015|Industry News, News|0 Comments

Printing Industries of America Supports National Competition

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 7, 2015—Printing Industries of America contributed to a successful graphic communications contest at the SkillsUSA Championships held June 23–26 in Louisville, Kentucky. In addition to helping conduct the national competition, Printing Industries of America (PIA) sponsored a breakfast for competitors and their advisors and took the students on a tour of a […]

By |July 7th, 2015|Industry News, News|0 Comments

Grand Prairie Students Win Top Honors

Eight students from Dubiski Career High School in South Grand Prairie, Texas brought home top-ten finishes from the Skills USA National Leadership Conference this past June.  “We were ecstatic to have them all place in the top 10 in the Nation,” stated Gloria Trevino, one of the students’ instructors.

More than 6,000 career and technical education […]

By |July 2nd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Dallas Printers Win a Benny!

Hill Print Solutions, Dallas, TX and QuadWilliamson, Dallas TX have been recognized as “Benny” award winners in the 2015 Premier Print Awards Competition produced by Printing Industries of America.

Hill Print Solutions, won in the category of Stationery Packages (1, 2, or 3 colors).  Hill is one of Dallas’ oldest family operated companies and provides a […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Industry News|0 Comments