December 2012 Print Edition
is the business and technology resource for corporate and senior management focusing on issues across the wide-format and grand-format markets. Wide-Format Imaging
According to the OAAA, revenue in the out of home advertising industry continues to rise. Are you ready to serve that market as it continues its growth?
When it comes to trying to be distinctive, some wide-format print firms are turning to the printed surface to keep end products looking good and unique.
There’s a lot more that goes into the installation of a wide-format printing system than just the date and time of delivery. This article outlines some key considerations to be addressed prior to the installation of wide-format printing equipment to...
One way many digital graphics PSPs are creating added value is through the use of incorporating vinyl cutters into their business.
Whether they’re vehicle graphics, building wraps or anything in between, installation of wraps takes a great deal of skill, patience and experience.
The October “Frankenstorm” may have pummeled the coast, but the human spirit prevailed
Today we’re sharing some of the innovative approaches Signs By Tomorrow takes to wayfinding projects in the hopes they offer you some fresh ideas and inspiration for reaching this profitable market.
New scientific research sponsored by the Signage Foundation Inc. contains much good news for our industry. The report, The Economic Value of On-Premise Signage, shows a direct relationship between new signage and improvements in sales, profits, and the...
November 13, 2012
National Graphics, Inc.
After recently completing almost four years of litigation over its Intellectual Property ownership, National Graphics, Inc. is again taking steps to enforce its patents.
November 13, 2012
Coloredge is very appreciative of the support they received from the graphic communications industry during Hurricane Sandy.
November 12, 2012
NAQP (National Association of Quick Printers)
New Quick and Small Commercial Printing Guide Focuses Exclusively on Digital and Large Format Printing Services
FDC Graphic Films
FDC Graphic Films, Inc. is introducing a new value-priced calendered print media designed for everyday use.
GMG announces the commercial availability of OpenColor: the most accurate way to predict spot color print simulations
November 7, 2012
Lowen Color Graphics
Lowen Corporation has agreed to purchase the assets of Image Transform Ltd, Grimes, IA.
November 6, 2012
Signage is an integral part of the marketing mix, and it represents an opportunity for print service providers to make an impression.
November 5, 2012
FASTSIGNS International, Inc.
A new co-branding opportunity that allows independent print shop owners to expand their offerings to include signage & visual graphics services is quickly gaining traction and paving a path to recovery for business owners in the declining commercial print...
November 5, 2012
Messe Dusseldorf North America
drupa is to maintain its Olympic 4-year cycle. This decision was taken by the 20-member drupa committee at its constitutive session held on November 2, 2012.
October 25, 2012
Mutoh America Inc
There is still time to enter Mutoh America's Skin and Win Contest, sponsored by The Bad Wrap and MyPRINTResource.com. Entries due March 1st.
October 23, 2012
Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA)
The 2012 SGIA Expo (Las Vegas, October 18-20) showcased the most innovative technologies in the specialty imaging marketplace.
Epson America, Inc. has added three new canvases to its Signature Worthy collection.
Canon Solutions America Inc., Large Format Printing Systems
Océ has announced the new Océ Arizona 480 GT and Océ Arizona 480 XT printers that feature remarkable application versatility and improved productivity while maintaining the uncompromising quality favored by Océ Arizona Series customers.
Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions
Avery Dennison is expanding the range of colors offered in its popular Supreme Wrapping Film line by adding 13 new matte and brushed metallic colors.
GBC has introduced two new Arctic pressure-sensitive film products to their already extensive line of Arctic films and mounting adhesives.
Contex A/S has announced several new wide-format scanning solutions: the all-new IQ scanner series, MFP2GO, and MFP Repro.
Esko, Packaging & Commercial Print
With the introduction of a new major release of ArtiosCAD, version 12, Esko offers a paradigm shift in packaging design from 2D to 3D.