Getting Real With The Perception Of Print On #EarthDay

I have said it many times, but for those of you who may not already know, I am a TV Junkie. Many of my blogs, industry presentations and even #printchat topics have been inspired by something I’ve seen on TV, and such is the case with this one. I was catching up on shows I […]

How a Tweet Became a Creative Postcard

Greetings fellow print geeks! I’m sure many of you are fed up with Facebook’s constant changes—I know I am. You’ve spent your time and energy building your FB community, only to see your organic reach decline no matter what you do. According to AdAge, roughly 6% of your fans even saw your posts in February […]

GPA Shows Us How A Little Heat Can Be Cool At #Dscoop9 [video]

One of the best things about Dscoop 9 was being able to literally see how the HP the partners fit together, because many of them were in the same room! Such was the case with GPA, Specialty Substrate Solutions –  a good friend of PMC and really fun Paper People! GPA has many of the […]

#Dscoop9 – From The Community, For The Community

I am fortunate to be able to attend a few industry events every year. A couple I have the honor to present a session or participate on a panel or two, GRAPH EXPO lets me loose to create The Printerverse as a show floor feature, and for the rest I put on my press pass […]

Are We Our Worst Competition?

Amidst all the chatter about the poor hotel conditions in Sochi, the spring-like weather in Russia where it should be winter, Bob Costas’ terror alert worthy pink eye, and of course – the ring #fail, there is another Olympic story I’ve been tracking: Team USA’s Mach 39 Hi Tech Speed Skating Suits! To give a […]

INTERNATIONAL PRINT DAY VIRTUAL CONFERENCE WEBSITE AND REGISTRATION NOW LIVE!

INTERNATIONAL PRINT DAY VIRTUAL CONFERENCE WEBSITE AND REGISTRATION NOW LIVE!   Community-created, 24-hour celebration built by and for the global print community will be accessible to the entire world! Representatives from International Print Inc. in the U.S, U.K, Canada and Australia announce the launch of the new website and opening of registration for International Print […]

Profiting from Selling Overseas Using Mail May Be Easier Than You Think

 by Marc Zazeela   Are you making money from customers around the world?   As an international shipping expert, I see examples all the time of businesses selling their products in the global marketplace using mail and shipping. These international markets are ripe for doing business, and there are lots of ways to reach and engage […]

Mohawk Partners With Print Media Centr For 2014!

It’s no secret I love paper, it’s no secret I love the paper people, and it’s no secret I specifically love the paper people over at Mohawk! We met a few years back at Graph Expo after “meeting” through social media, and since then we have carried on a lovely relationship that has spanned from […]

Heidelberg Verifies Anicolor Cost Leadership Using PrintAS Calculator from PIA

Kennesaw, GA, Jan. 28, 2014 - Using software from Printing Industries of America (PIA) and its own data, Heidelberg has verified that its XL 75 Anicolor digital offset press is less expensive than a 4-up e-ink-based system for runs as low as 250 29”x23” sheets. PIA, the industry’s largest trade association, recently released its PrintAS Cost Calculator […]

Take the #ONETHING Creative Challenge!

Trish from the FoldFactory.com said it’s her New Year’s Resolution to get you to be more creative in 2014. I share her sentiment, only my call to CMYK action is on the individual level, not the commercial realm. I’ve been a busy print geek lately; I’ll tell you what’s been occupying so much of my […]