xpedx names Connelly COO 

Jul 27, 2011

James Connelly has been named chief operating officer, xpedx and is a member of the xpedx senior lead team.

MA firm first to install HP T350 upgrade 

Jul 27, 2011

Lowell, MA-based King Printing Co. Inc. has become the first North American book manufacturer to install a new HP T350 Color Inkjet Web Press speed upgrade.

Digital Formatting Services to provide VDP services to ICED Group 

Jul 27, 2011

Digital Formatting Services (DFS) announces a newly formed relationship to supply its VDP services to the franchisees of the International Center for Entrepreneurial Development (ICED).

MFSA officially endorses USPS position on five-day delivery 

Jul 27, 2011

The Board of Directors of the Mailing & Fulfillment Service Association (MFSA) recently voted to support the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) proposed move to five-day delivery service, during its recent meeting held in conjunction with the association’s Annual Conference in Colorado Springs, CO.

PIA announces Premier Print Award winners 

Jul 27, 2011

Printing Industries of America has announced the results of the 2011 Premier Print Awards.

CGX installs five Ricoh Pro C901 production printers 

Jul 25, 2011

Ricoh Americas Corp. has installed five Ricoh Pro C901 Graphic Arts Edition color production printing systems at five Consolidated Graphics, Inc. (CGX) locations.

InfoTrends forecasts growth in global print production software market 

Jul 25, 2011

InfoTrends’ latest print production workflow market forecast shows the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) will be 7.9% between 2010 and 2015 despite the fact that most regions are still recovering from the global economic recession.

Boston area printer expands 

Jul 25, 2011

In an effort to accommodate its growing sales force and new cross-media department, Danvers, MA-based Shawmut announces the expansion of its headquarters.

RR Donnelley awarded $300 million contract 

Jul 25, 2011

R. R. Donnelley & Sons Co. announces it has been awarded approximately a $300 million multi-year Print Management agreement by Meredith Corp.

Paul Cousineau assumes presidency of TAGA 

Jul 22, 2011

The Technical Assn. of the Graphic Arts (TAGA) has appointed a new president and board members from the ranks of the top companies and technical universities in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Transformations, Sensible Technologies partner on print and mail 

Jul 22, 2011

Sotware developer Transformations Inc. and inserting solutions provider Sensible Technologies have entered into an agreement to refer the products and services each provides to new and existing customers.

Survey Advantage announces franchise leaders in customer satisfaction 

Jul 22, 2011

Survey Advantage has released its “Print Buyer Satisfaction Benchmarks” for the second quarter ending June 30th.

OKI Data Americas announces financing for production printers 

Jul 22, 2011

OKI Data Americas today announced the establishment of OKI proColor Financing, a financial services program enabled through various financing and lending sources to support OKI’s proColor dealer network.

Glunz & Jensen announces green CTP milestone 

Jul 22, 2011

With over 700 systems already installed worldwide, Glunz & Jensen CEO Keld Thorsen says, “We are very happy with the success the PlateWriter 3000 has shown in such a short time.”

GPO opens 150th anniversary exhibit 

Jul 19, 2011

The Government Printing Office has opened to the public “Keeping America Informed,” a new exhibit to commemorate the agency’s 150 years of service to the nation.

Jack Rickard inducted into BIA Hall of Fame 

Jul 19, 2011

Rickard Bindery, a leading binding and finishing company with more than a century of experience, announces company president Jack Rickard has been inducted into the Binding Industries Association (BIA) Hall of Fame.

Seattle printer first to add Komori’s new H-UV curing 

Jul 19, 2011

Komori America Corp. announces McCallum Print Group has retrofitted its new H-UV curing system on the company’s LS640 press.

PIA accepting Kagy Education Award nominations 

Jul 19, 2011

The Ben Franklin Honor Society of Printing Industries of America is calling for nominations in the 2011 “Frederick D. Kagy Education Award of Excellence” program.

Konica Minolta bizhub PRESS C8000 helps grow color print production business 

Jul 19, 2011

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. announces Firehouse Printing has grown its color print production business 18% with the bizhub PRESS C8000 color digital press.

USPS to launch new website 

Jul 18, 2011

Effective July 25, 2011, the USPS will be launching a new and improved website designed for users to find what they need more quickly and easily.

Copresco wins 2 technical communications awards 

Jul 18, 2011

Copresco has won two awards for exceptional technical writing from the Society for Technical Communication, Chicago chapter.

Graph Expo home to new e-publishing conference 

Jul 18, 2011

The Graphic Arts Show Co. (GASC) has partnered with MOGO Media, a producer of training events and conferences for the design community, to provide an educational ePublishing Conference, September 13-14, 2011, during Graph Expo.

EFI teams with Canon on mobile print solution 

Jul 18, 2011

EFI is working with Canon U.S.A. Inc. to bring mobile printing to the enterprise-print marketplace.

Masterpiece Graphix introduces HP Indigo-certified heat transfer sheets 

Jul 14, 2011

Masterpiece Graphix (MGX), a digital material manufacturer and treatment center, is offering a heat transfer sheet material that has been certified by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) to run on the HP Indigo sheet press series.

ITW acquires Teknek 

Jul 14, 2011

Illinois Tool Works Inc. has acquired contact sheet cleaning and web cleaning solutions manufacturer Teknek.