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Designers and users of variable data print can speed the production of VDP jobs thanks to a new independent guide to the “dos and don’ts” of optimizing PDF files for the fastest, most efficient processing by digital front ends (DFEs).
Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to participate in Dscoop9 in Orlando, FL. I got to see more than 2,000 print professionals and over 100 business partners focus on the conference directive of “breaking the mold.”
InfoTrends has Barb Pellow, Group Director of Business Development Strategies Service, and Jim Hamilton, Group Director of Production Printing and Media, speaking this week at the 2014 Dscoop Annual Conference – Break the Mold.
A 2013 study by InfoTrends, Wide Format Printing: A Critical Element in the Communications Mix, reports that 39.4 percent of wide-format print buyers buy their work from general commercial printing firms.
Probably the most interesting news item to come out of the recent Canon Solutions America (CSA) briefing was CSA’s announcement that it was forming a user group steering committee, and that it hoped to have its first convention in 2015.