Check out this article from Printing Industries of America. While it does go into selling light booths near the end, it gives you terrific pointers on how to view color, what to take into consideration and how to help your client or customer gauge accurate colors in the proofing stage … Continue reading
Here’s an article that might help you with your Facebook marketing efforts. The article helps you get the most you can out of marketing your company on Facebook. Check out the infographic that might help you design your strategy efficiently so you can spend as little time as possible for … Continue reading
You might think this a difficult task, but content for digital signage can be created using a few common sense tactics. As this article indicates, you might use the same tools as you would use when creating content for a website or a PowerPoint presentation, but remember it’s not the … Continue reading
Joseph P. Merritt and Company and TST Impreso were named top 50 Suppliers of 2015 by Print+Promo Magazine in their October edition. Joseph Merritt came in at number 38 while TST was named number 7 by this prestigious magazine serving the distributor sales professional. The magazine, published once per month … Continue reading
Building information modeling (BIM) can mean so much more to so many. BIM is more than just a design and construction tool. For healthcare facilities, BIM has far-reaching beneficial impact on the comprehensive management of healthcare facilities. Check out this article in Health Facilities Management that defines and clarifies how … Continue reading
Improving productivity in the finishing and post-press functions in your shop doesn’t need to break the bank, according to this commentary in WhatTheyThink?. Automation, modular finishing solutions, automated mail processing functions and digitally-enabled high value finishing solutions can make a big difference in your bottom line. It can be challenging … Continue reading
The folks at BarkerBlue remind us why we’re in this business! Take a look at this video and you’ll remember why you’re here! Passion for printing doesn’t begin to describe what’s in this video so give it a look when you have a minute!
According to this article in WhatTheyThink? commercial printing shipments are up 15 consecutive months compared to the same month last year. The printing industry now has six consecutive months of shipments worth more than $7 billion. July shipments have been revised upward by $34 million.
The Argos blog published this interesting little list of 10 unusual printing facts. The summary is below, but you can read the full article here. 1. Smallest printed book: .74 mm x .75 mm 2. Fastest printed postage stamp: it took 1 hour to print a stamp in Schaan, Liechtenstein. … Continue reading
Take a look at this article on the Gartner Blog Network. The author explores the different applications of 3D printing and the wide range of industries that a 3D printer can affect in a positive way. The gist of the article shows you what industries you could sell a 3D … Continue reading
Check out this article announcing a new range of digital sublimation printing inks for the decoration of polyester fabrics. According to this article, the inks are suitable for fashion apparel, sportswear and flag/banner applications. Called the ElvaJet Punch delivery system, it is designed to achieve the highest quality sublimation polyester … Continue reading
Take a look at the PANTONE PORTABLE GUIDE STUDIO containing a complete set of solids as well as process colors, the new neons, metallics and pastels. Expensive at $563, but if you need to match color “on the go” this is the way to keep your customer happy with accurate … Continue reading
Take a look at what Brookstone is doing in dynamic digital signage for their customers. This article details how Brookstone has created an interactive sore experience that goes a long way to enhancing the customer’s experience in their stores–and yes even personalizing it! Called Dynamic Digital Retail Displays, Brookstone plans … Continue reading
EFI, a software provider specializing in workflow tools, has acquired Corrugated Technologies, Inc. (CTI), a provider of manufacturing execution software for the corrugated packaging industry. This acquisition is but one in a long line of recently added businesses to the EFI repertoire. Go to this article in Big Picture for … Continue reading