BOPI Chooses a KBA Rapida 106 41-Inch Perfector Press With Unique Options

Premier Midwest printer replaces three presses with one highly-automated model KBA North America announces that BOPI, one of the Midwest’s most respected providers of print, mail, and E-commerce solutions located in Bloomington, IL, is highly anticipating the arrival of its new KBA Rapida 106 41-inch eight-color perfector press in August 2014. “Our company continues to...

G3: New Nilpeter Press is a Game Changer for our Company

G3 Enterprises in Modesto, California has added an 11-colour Nilpeter FA-4 multi-substrate flexo press to their plant. The press features Nilpeter’s CLEANINKING™ quick-change inking system as well as the “QC-Die” quick-change die unit for fast job change-overs. For the latest in decorative technologies the press is also equipped with the FP-4 flatbed unit for high...

Axis Corrugated Container Names J. Matt Daniels Vice President of Sales

BUTNER, N.C. - Axis Corrugated Container, a leading manufacturer of custom and specialty corrugated packaging, is pleased to announce the expansion of its sales organization with the addition of J. Matt Daniels as Vice President of Sales. Daniels will be responsible for leading and molding a high-performing team of professionals focused on bringing true value...

CV Labels Invests in a Second Nilpeter Press

Scottish label manufacturer CV Labels Limited has invested in a second Nilpeter FB-2500 UV-flexo press, in just eighteen months, to keep up with the demand for self-adhesive labels from its pharmaceutical customer base. CV Labels also has increasing demand from other sectors, including the food and drinks industry. The configuration of the new press includes...

Printing Industries of America Supports National Competition for Graphic Communications

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 8, 2014—Printing Industries of America contributed to a successful graphic communications contest at the SkillsUSA Championships held June 24–27, in Kansas City, Missouri. In addition to helping conduct the national competition, Printing Industries of America sponsored a breakfast for competitors and their advisors and took the students on a tour of a...

2014 Premier Print Award Winners Announced

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 7, 2014―Printing Industries of America has announced the winners of the 2014 Premier Print Awards, the world’s most prestigious international print competition. More than 3,000 entries were submitted for judging. Visit www.printing.org/ppawinners2014 for a complete listing of the 2014 winners. This competition recognizes only the highest quality printed pieces in various categories...

Tyler School of Art: MFA in Graphic & Interactive Design

Editor’s Note: In this series, Steven Brower, former creative director of Print, educator and program director, explores graphic design MFA programs across the country. Click here to view other programs profiled. Keep reading for more information about Temple University, Tyler School of Art’s MFA program in Graphic & Interactive Design. On the campus of Temple University,...

30 Ways To Boost Business Using Only Print Marketing

Photo credit Michael Kappel via Flickr Creative Commons license Digital marketing might provide cheap and convenient ways to promote your business, but it still lags behind print marketing in efficacy. A good print marketing campaign, particularly direct-mail marketing, will yield a greater response rate and lower cost-per-lead than digital marketing. Part of the power of...

MFA in Graphic Design: Eastern Michigan University

Editor’s Note: Writer, esteemed designer and educator Steven Brower profiles graphic design MFA programs in this series. Click here to view other programs profiled. Below, find out more about Eastern Michigan University’s MFA in graphic design program. Eastern Michigan University is located in Ypsilanti, MI, situated 15 minutes from Ann Arbor, MI, and 40 minutes from Detroit. Each semester, graphic design MFA students...

Drytac Adds ViziPrint Impress Window Film

Drytac has added ViziPrint Impress, an optically clear, printable polyester window film with proprietary suction technology, to its line of print media for glass windows and doors.ViziPrint Impress is specifically designed for trouble-free, dry installation of graphics on glass surfaces. Its proprietary suction technology leaves no residue behind, eliminates bubbling and is unaffected by moisture,...

Winners of “Be unbeatable. Be a Speedmaster.” Video Competition Decided

The votes are in. The YouTube community has chosen three winners from the top ten entries in the video competition "Be unbeatable. Be a Speedmaster." based on the number of likes. Spanish print shop Cevagraf SCCL came first with 664 likes, closely followed by Kawagraf Embalagens Brazil in second place with 597 likes. Third place...