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Letterpress comes back from the dead

Packaging influences a generation

Magazines in a digital world

Restoring presses from early 1900's

Print is dead? I don't think so ...

The beginning of offset printing

Digital Print to Local Restaurants

Direct Mail is Not Dead

The Art of Door Hangershttp:

Seconds to grow paper for a envelope

Before Pantone

5 Top Greenwashers

Race is on for Drupa 2020

Paper Recovery Rate Reaches Record 67.2 Percent

Lithographic Printing for Packaging Market Research Report

2017 OPIA Safety Group

Komori America Corporation and Highcon Announce Strategic Partnership

Passion and panache fuels Hall Printing

Book of historic Yukon First Nations photos back in print, 40 years later

UK's largest independent printer Polestar calls in administrators

Discount Labels Launches Superhero Sidekick Campaign

Enfigo Launches New Website

Transcontinental shuts down printing press in Corner Brook

Esko makes Kongsberg tables even more productive at ISA 2016 with new i-cut Production Console (iPC) tools

Founders of Color-Logic now developing design tools for extended color gamut printing

Komori Highlights the Potential of Print at drupa 2016 Showcasing Products and Technology that "Open New Pages" to Becoming a Total Solutions Provider

A college student has 3D-printed his own braces for less than $60

A Paris bookshop is printing books on demand

Business Opportunity: Canon Trains Ghanaians To Print For Ghana

Print Media Centr, Avanti, and Domtar Paper to present Pre-Conference Program at Xploration 16

Students studying centuries-old printing press

ClingZ Has Been Certified For HP Indigo 10000

Color-Logic and Ricoh are Winners at Ricoh Women’s British Open

PIA 2016 Continuous Improvement Conference to Offer Three Plant Tours for Attendees

Intertype becomes 1st Certified Xerox 1000i Printer with Color-Logic

Quad/Graphics Closing Its Atglen, Pennsylvania, Insert Plant, Resulting in Loss of About 150 Jobs

Alberta students help send 3D-printed prosthetic hands to Third World kids

AM Transport, courier services to the Graphic Arts since 1997

The artist behind Clawhammer Press

Waterloo students become first Canadian winners of James Dyson Award

Weyerhaeuser to buy Plum Creek, creating $23 billion timber company

SGS International Announces New Corporate Positioning, Unveils New Brand Name

Quebecor ordered to reinstate Mirabel printing plant workers

Pierre Karl Péladeau gives trustees some power over Quebecor shares

The Plot Twist: E-Book Sales Slip, and Print Is Far From Dead

Success of La Presse+ means Monday-to-Friday La Presse print edition will cease publication beginning January 1

Hewlett-Packard to cut 30,000 jobs in tech spinoff next month

Newest Avanti Slingshot modules garner two MUST SEE 'EM awards

Esko releases Suite 14.1-bringing ease of use with SaaS options, more flexibility with software subscriptions and improved support

GRAPH EXPO 15 Offers Lineup of Educational Sessions

Agfa Graphics Marks Ten Years of Chemistry-free Printing with Azura

Wikipedia Print Edition to Cost $500,000; Runs Into 7,600 Volumes

ISO Committee Adopts X-Rite's Color Data Exchange (CxF) Format as Industry Standard

A passion for printing: Winona artist creates using homemade press

Q&A: Keith Kawasaki on the Longevity of Print

KBA North America Announces Graph Expo 2015 Press Conference

Saskatoon printing plant closure puts 68 out of work

Study: Washington insiders haven’t given up on print

Chinese researchers claim to help paper plant realize zero waste discharge

City asked to chip in funds to print maps of the city

You Can Walk on a Bridge Made of 22,000 Sheets of Paper

Coca-Cola Is Now Printing Cans and Bottles in Braille for Blind People

Don’t Cue Print’s Swan Song Yet

Ink infused with HIV-positive blood used to print German magazine cover

Former tree planter turns love of screen-printing into business

PaperlinX requests suspension extension

Avanti appoints new Vice President of Sales

Esko to acquire MediaBeacon

Transcontinental defies prophesies of print's doom

Windsor artist launches Walkerville print studio and art gallery

New Printing Tech Allows the Blind to Touch Priceless Paintings

Japan's Brother Industries to buy UK's Domino Printing for $1.55 billion

World's Largest Tiled Animated Lenticular Wall Mural at Austin, Texas Abia Airport Made in Canada

'Spocking' Laurier on $5 not illegal, says Bank of Canada

After 2016, drupa will switch to a three-year cycle running in May of 2019, 2022 and 2025

Shop that beat Hitler is finished by the parking Nazis: East End printing shop forced to close after council installed spy camera outside

Langley publishes 2014 results

CPES2015 unveils keynote speaker lineup

RR Donnelley to Acquire Courier Corporation

CPEIA and CABA establish partnership

MWV and RockTenn Agree to Combination Creating a $16 Billion Global Packaging Leader

Catalogs, After Years of Decline, Are Revamped for Changing Times

JCPenney Is Bringing Back The Catalog

Highcon expands into Americas

Mega-Event Announced For processors, packagers, printers and converters

Catalyst adds two mills, begins a new chapter

Are Nutella’s personalised labels a sign that digital is taking over from conventional offset printing?

Ricoh Acquires PTI Marketing Technologies, Helping Customers to Expand into Marketing Services

Bangor printing company shutting down after 142 years in business

Cascades announces the sale of its boxboard operations in North America

Ricoh Acquires PTI Marketing Technologies, Helping Customers to Expand into Marketing Services

Iroquois Falls newsprint mill permanently closed

3D Systems CEO Avi Reichental to Give Closing ‘Fireside Chat’ Keynote at 2015 EFI Connect Conference

Kodak Sets New Structure to Drive Growth

Al Varney appointed president and CEO of Xerox Canada; Mandy Shapansky to retire

Esko introduces the Kongsberg V at Print World

Carl Schlesinger, 88, Dies; Helped usher out hot type

Barnes & Noble ad pushes print as the perfect holiday gift

OKI Data Americas Dedicates Montreal Office

'Dscoop Announces New Global Leadership'

Censorship? Spain Imposes ‘Google Tax’ on Internet Content Aggregators to Protect its Print Media Industry

Guardian executive digital editor: 'The decline of print is an absolute given.'

Verdigris Blog: Calculating the Carbon Footprint of Electronic Media

OKI Data Americas to Open Montreal Office, Expanding its Presence in Canada

Cape Dorset 2014 print collection draws a crowd in Iqaluit

Verdigris Blog: Something Rotten in the Compost Bin

EFI Reports Record Revenue of $198M for Third Quarter, Up 11%

Printing Textiles in India With Block Shop

Verdigris Blog: Processless plates savings

Photo sharing service Flickr enters the printing world

Drupa global insights report released

J. Kenneth Garner to become AMSP/NAPL/NAQP chief executive officer in January 2015

Rare print of Marilyn Monroe going up for auction in Vancouver

Verdigris Blog: Sustainable Green Printing Struts its Stuff

In pictures: India's dying printing tradition

Durham's Horse & Buggy Press combines the oldest and latest printing techniques in unique books

Regina printer Phil Ambrosi will soon be packing it in

Verdigris Blog:Product Environmental Footprint from the European Commission

Why banknote printing is becoming less profitable

IKEA's Clever 'Bookbook' Video Wins 2014 Positively Print Award at GRAPH EXPO 14

Self-Publishing Benefits from Advances in Digital Technology

Verdigris Blog: Supply Chain Management Made Easy

Web offset manufacturing layoffs at KBA

CRON, China’s Largest CTP Manufacturer, Forms Joint Venture with ECRM to Enter North American Print Market

Kluge Announces Strategic Alliance with Eagle Systems

Out of Print: An exhibition celebrates the genre of printmaking

Is This the Ghost of Robin Williams -- Or Just a Printing Error?

Verdigris Blog: Books on the Rise

EFI Expands its European Print and Packaging MIS/ERP Footprint by Acquiring DiMS! organizing print

Agfa Graphics announced today 2 key additions to the Agfa team in Mississauga

Verdigris Blog: The UN’s Corporate Sustainability Report 2013

Domtar celebrates sale of five million tons of Forest Stewardship Council certified paper

Esko announces two key executive appointments

Competition Bureau Approves the Sale of 14 Transcontinental Community Newspapers

Resolute permanently closes Laurentide mill in Shawinigan

Timsons to stop manufacturing litho presses and focus on digital

Verdigris Blog: Slowly Garrotted with Red Tape

Ilan Baldor Joins Safeguard Network

'Future Library' – a forest that will become books 100 years from now

Printing industry survivors must eat their own

Verdigris Blog: Is Packaging Recycling as Environmentally Friendly as it Looks?

GBC Becomes Duplo Core Dealer - Graphics & On-Demand Products

Heidelberg concludes acquisition of Gallus Holding AG

World record stamp printed on ROLAND press

Graph Expo 14 Must See ’ems Winners Announced

Cascades Announces Strategic Optimization and Expansion of Its Tissue Activities in the Southeastern United States

Verdigris Blog: The Future is with the Young

Digital magazines: sales revenue may remain disappointing, but few are giving up just yet (and some can claim success)

Michael Wolff: What lies ahead for newspapers?

Restructuring of Heidelberg Group continues - further improvement in result in first quarter of financial year 2014/2015

Verdigris Blog: Tracking Those Carbon Footprints

Half-year report for Koenig & Bauer (KBA) Pre-tax earnings almost balanced after six months

CCL industries signs binding agreement to acquire Bandfix AG in Switzerland

Durst Promotes Howard to Strategic Development; Lands Moncrief as New U.S. Sales & Marketing Vice President

Heidelberg realigns postpress portfolio

Verdigris Blog: Fresh Thinking

SGK positioned to expand brand performance offering

Keighley printing company marks First World War centenary with display

Amazon launches 3D printed products store

Verdigris Blog:Making a Difference is Harder than it Looks

B&R Moll Expands Canadian Sales Force

EFI Reports Record Second Quarter Revenue of $193M, up 7%

The world's most famous paintings under one roof

EFI Acquires DirectSmile, Broadens VDP and Cross Media Capabilities

Verdigris Blog: Building Data Trails

Delphax Technologies' elan 500 Selected as a Pre-Qualified Product in Canadian Government's Build in Canada Innovation Program

Verdigris blog: ClickTime

Report: 3D Printing Could be a Money Tree for the Ailing US Postal Service

The Grid TO to cease publication

Jeffrey A. Beck named President And Chief executive officer

Verdigris blog : Managing Waste and Recycling

Veritiv to Begin Trading on the New York Stock Exchange

Verdigris Blog: Little by Little, Bit by Bit

Brausse Group receives 2013 Canadian Excellence Award

Vintage Chinese press holds Canadian history

Metaio R&D Lab Releases 6D Augmented Reality Holodeck Technology to Developers

Heidelberg initiates next stage of Group's reorganization target EBITDA margin of no less than 8 percent to be achieved by financial year

Heidelberg invests in digital packaging printing

Verdigris Blog: Brussels Calling

Ryobi and GSNA debut Insta.Color technology

K-North Services to distribute Axis Management Information Systems

Record growth for Avanti with YTD revenue up 13%

Verdigris Blog: The politcs of green

KBA presses ahead with realignment

Transcontinental cleared to acquire Sun Media weekly newspapers in Quebec

La Presse to cease printing newspapers — eventually

C.J Graphics hosts Redgees Awards for print and design excellence

New CFO at Kodak

HP revenue down in Q2; more layoffs coming

Verdigris Blog: Environmental Performance Index

Agfa Graphics to open warehouse in Ontario

Verdigris Blog: Game of Rules

Improved earnings for KBA in first quarter

Drupa repositions for 2016 with new focal themes

Gandy Digital expands Canadian manufacturing facilities

Heidelberg makes profit after five years of losses

Kodak hires new vice president to head sales and operations

Verdigris Blog: APP Walking the Walk

Huge Paper to distribute GPA substrates

Unisource opens entries for Uvu Design and Print Excellence awards

Firs quarterly revenue decline in 14 years for Vistaprint

Domtar premieres latest PAPER because film: The paper fun truck

APP to support the protection and restoration of one million hectares of forest in Indonesia

Kruger introduces paper bottles to Canada

Verdigris Blog: More than a Lottery Win

Xerox Reports First-Quarter 2014 Earnings

Domtar appoints Garcia president of Domtar Pulp and Paper

KBA Appoints Restructuring Expert to Management Board

EFI Reports First Quarter Revenue of $189M

Verdigris Blog: 100th Blog & Counting

The 18 Most Hilarious And Clever Print Ads Ever [Business Insider]

This week in history: Ontario’s first newspaper published in 1793 [J-Source]

EFI broadens packaging portfolio with acquisition of Group Rhapso

Verdigris Blog: Standards & the Market

New recycling rates could damage Burnaby business [Burnaby Now]

Verdigris Blog: Alphabet Soup for Print’s Environmental Impact

Heidelberg Digital: Focusing on market requirements

Heidelberg invests in digital future

4D printing from EFI

New CEO for Konica Minolta Canada

Vistaprint buys Pixartprint

HP to outline 3D-printing foray by October

Xeikon hosts packaging event with Olympian Alex Bilodeau

Verdigris Blog: Environmentally Friendly Substrates

Ford Fiesta dimensional QR code folder [My Print Resource]

Small publishers are benefiting from changes in the industry [The Guardian]

SXSW Film Review: ‘Print the Legend’ [Variety]

Jeff Clarke Elected CEO of Kodak

Verdigris Blog: PET Peeves Revisited

Paper Industry Gets an Unexpected Boost [WSJ]

Kodak loses legal round in ink fight [Democrat & Chronicle]

Transcontinental posts first-quarter results

Pierre Karl Peladeau to run for PQ, leaves Quebecor [QMI]

Verdigris Blog: April Blooms

Kodak Restructures Global Sonora Plate Manufacturing

6 Challenges Facing the Commercial Printing Industry [Dead Tree Edition]

PriscoDigital Becomes a HP Canadian National Distributor of HP Scitex Solutions

Verdigris Blog: PET Peeves

Who Makes Those Oscar Envelopes? See How The Process Unfolds [IB Times]

Is digital really greener than paper? [The Guardian]

PriscoDigital expands its digital business in Canada

Sexually explicit cover stops the presses at Acadia University [CBC]

Verdigris Blog: Pulp Fiction

Ad Agency Employment Surpasses Commercial Printing Employment [What They Think]

Toronto Public Library goes digital with 3D printing, technology hubs [Toronto Star]

In a World of Email and E-Books, Why Do We Need More Paper? [WSJ]

Verdigris Blog: Gadgets for Geeks & Printers

Heidelberg reports third-quarter results

Manroland Sheetfed reports profitable 2013

Verdigris Blog: Deinking Simmering Along

EFI Launches Fiery Digital Front Ends for New Konica Minolta Bizhub Presses

Komori NW 140 now available in Canada

In Memory of Colby, the Print Shop That Made Posters for Jimi Hendrix and The Sex Pistols [Fast Co.]

Verdigris Blog: Awards Idea Looking for a Home

Photoshop update to push enterprise 3D printing [IT World Canada]

EFI Reports Record Q4 and Full Year 2013 Results

Verdigris Blog: Customers Starting to Care

EFI and Landa Form Strategic Alliance

New Corporate Slogan for the Fujifilm Group; Value from Innovation

Davis + Henderson: A Canadian play on the U.S. recovery [The Globe and Mail]

Hershey's Wants To 3-D-Print Chocolate [Fast Company]

Verdigris Blog: 2014 Wish List

Calgary print firm adapts to the times [Calgary Times]

EFI makes executive team appointments

Print Ad for the Moto X Changes Colors When You Touch It [Mashable]

Verdigris Blog: Fespa Sustainability Awards

Verdigris Blog: Paper Tigers Hear them Roar

HP Announces Another 5,000 Layoffs, For A Total Of 34,000 [Business Insider]

Is Print Really Dead? [HuffPo]

HP Combats Black Market Sales of HP Indigo Supplies

Printing Industries of America Takes on Patent Trolls [PIA]

Verdigris Blog: A Thing of Beauty is an Ancient Book

Members Overwhelmingly Approve Merger of AMSP and NAPL

Among tech crowd, the paper business card endures [Boston Globe]

KBA presents realignment strategy that could affect 1,500 jobs

Unisource Offers Expanded Digital Printing Resources to Canadian Market

Verdigris Blog: Stepping Up to the Plate

Pantone Reveals Colour of the Year for 2014

Digital Publishing Model for Magazines Gaining Steam [What They Think]

Paperlinx files competition law complaint against Sappi

Transcontinental Inc. ends fiscal 2013 with a steady performance

K-North to Co-Market Brausse in Eastern Canada

Verdigris Blog: Deinking

HP Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2013 Results

Homegrown printing business pivots to serve changing needs [London Free Press]

Mary Phillips Hadfield, 83, Co-founder of Kwik Kopy, Passes [Printing Impressions]

Anderson & Vreeland becomes an authorized reseller of Esko products in Canada

Verdigris Blog: Astonishing Uptake of ISO 16759

Canadian kids born in 21st century still prefer reading books in print [The Canadian Press]

FESPA opens 2014 awards to printers worldwide [My Print Resource]

World’s most valuable book sells for record $14.1 million [The Toronto Star]

14 layoffs in PIA restructuring [Printing Impressions]

Verdigris Blog: Print Saves Trees Campaign

Smithsonian Now Allows Anyone To 3D Print (Some) Historic Artifacts [Forbes]

Forestry’s elusive quest for innovation [The Globe and Mail]

Anderson & Vreeland becomes an authorized reseller of Esko products in Canada

Ryobi and GSNA focus on profitability and new technology at open house

Verdigris Blog: About Time

3D Printing Artists Showcase Their Incredible Work [Solo Press]

EFI Acquires MIS Developer Lector Computersysteme

KBA third-quarter report: Order and sales shortfall strains earnings

Documenting the Value of Paper [Two Sides]

Verdigris Blog: Environmental PR Fail?

KBA: Sales and earnings targets for 2013 no longer attainable

Heidelberg posts positive second quarter results

Mike Collinge of BMI at Their Annual General Meeting and Conference [What They Think]

German Court Invalidates Durst's White Ink Patent in Case Against EFI

Landa and Komori strengthen strategic relationship

RRD & CGX — The Strategy Behind the Buzz [What They Think]

Verdigris Blog: Chemical Attractions

Eastman Kodak to list shares on NYSE beginning Friday [Global Post]

The Royal Mail was just privatized. Next up, Canada Post? [Canadian Business]

RR Donnelley to Acquire Consolidated Graphics

iSys Label Appoints ProFlexo International as New Distributor [Packaging Europe]

Verdigris Blog: A Quick (Very Quick) Guide to Environmental Management

KBA acquires majority stake in Brazilian agency Deltagraf [KBA]

EFI Reports Third Quarter Revenue of $179M

EFI Acquires Metrix Software

Verdigris Blog: Preaching Print’s Sustainability

Printing Company Offers Unusual Medium: Bamboo [Printing Impressions]

Electronic currency growing [The Star Phoenix]

The Going Green Interview: SGP Board Member Theresa Vanna [What They Think]

Threat of bankruptcy forces printing firm's business model pivot [Ottawa Business Journal]

Verdigris Blog: The Trouble with Labels

Help Stop the “Go Green – Go Paperless” Bus! [Two Sides]

Pitney Bowes Completes Sale of its Management Services Business

Adobe reports massive security breach [PC World]

Verdigris Blog: Trees For Digital Sign & Displays?

MGI Enters 3D with Acquisition of Ceradrop

Bell and Howell CEO Leslie Stern Announces He is Stepping Down

Kodak Board Elects New Chairman

New Goss Packaging Technology Center will open in January

Epson Introduces its First Digital Label Press with UV Ink and New PrecisionCore Linehead

EFI Unveils High Resolution LED Digital Press & New Finishing Modules at Labelexpo

Verdigris Blog: It Goes Deeper than the Label

Two Quad/Graphics workers treated after printing press fire [Augusta Chronicle]

Culture Days: For the love of book art [Tri-City News]

Analysts: 3D printing market to triple by 2018 [Canadian Manufacturing]

Meet the Toronto Star's Layar edition [The Toronto Star]

WOM and Traditional Ads Promotes Trust and Consumer Action [Print in the Mix]

Verdigris Blog: Take it to the Max

QuarkXPress 10 Now Available

Transcontinental revenues hit by end of Zellers contract [The Gazette]

Verdigris Blog: WWF’s Living Forests Project

Two Sides Announces Eco-graphic Contest Winner [What They Think]

See the Wall Street Journal from Sept. 12, 2001

Esko to acquire CAPE Systems

Verdigris Blog: Ricoh First Company to Attain ISO 16759 Accreditation

Defending Print the Right Way [Bo Sacks]

Why Has Magazine Circulation Declined? Blame Advertising [Dead Tree Edition]

Toronto Star cuts page sizes [Steve Ladurantaye]

Vogue’s Print Ad Rise Has Very Little to Do with Print, Lots to Do with Branding, Research, and Competitive Action [What They Think]

Verdigris Blog: Clean Up That Mess!

U.S. $100 Bills To Be Destroyed After Printing Mistake At Factory [Huffington Post]

Kodak Reorganization Approval Affirms Move From Cameras [Bloomberg]

Court Confirms Kodak’s Plan of Reorganization

Verdigris Blog: Taking the IT

107-year-old printing press arrives at Patrick Ranch [Chico Enterprise Record]

How Money Is Made - The Making of the New U.S. Hundred Dollar Bill [Esquire]

Verdigris Blog: Green Shoots or Are You in the Weeds?

Print vs Digital: Who Survives The Zombies? [Print Media Centr]

Technology Industry Extends a Hand to Struggling Print Media [New York Times]

The Globe And Mail To Stop Delivery Of Paper In Newfoundland And Labrador, Parts Of B.C. [HuffPo]

Washington Post sale: Details of Bezos deal [Washington Post]

Printing Industries of America Seeks to Invalidate Workflow Patents [PIA]

Verdigris Blog: Sustainability Policies Reaching Far and Wide

Toronto city hall’s biggest lobbyists? Billboard companies [The Toronto Star]

Kodak Names Management for Post-Emergence Company

Kodak's Antonio Perez to leave CEO position [Press Connects]

Verdigris Blog: How Colour & Workflow Management Help Build Sustainable Businesses

Domtar says quarter not up to ‘usual standards’ and expects better results [Globe and Mail]

Heidelberg’s Atlanta Tech Center at Heart of New Marketing Strategy [Printing Impressions]

This Poster Makes Music When You Touch It [Mashable]

Xerox reports second-quarter 2013 earnings

Verdigris Blog: De-inking Innovations

A Student's Perspective: Entering the Printing Industry [Printing Impressions]

Domtar to sell Ariva in the U.S. to Lindenmeyr Munroe

Management team completes buyout of Sandy Alexander

Punch to sell Xeikon in €110m deal [PrintWeek]

Verdigris Blog: ISO Publishes ISO 16759 (Quantifying and calculating the carbon footprint of print)

Printers’ progress [Langara Journalism Review]

RR Donnelley named Workman Publishing's preferred provider

Toronto storm knocks out power at Sun Media printing plant [J-Source]

Domtar to announce second-quarter operating loss

Verdigris Blog: Getting Uglier in Indonesia

Adventures in Massey College’s Historic 19th-Century Print Shop [Hazlitt]

U of T team’s DIY handgun tests the potential of 3-D printing [Globe & Mail]

Verdigris Blog: Be Green to Be Seen

Survey: Who is the new print buyer, and what do they want? [Masthead]

Müller Martini faced with long-term reform of the company

Verdigris Blog: Green the New Gold

Two Sides warns Australian banks: stop the greenwashing [E-invoicing Platform]

Digital Natives Still Tend to Prefer Print [Good E Reader]

Woody Harrelson's Steps Forward to Eco-Entrepreneurship to Protect the Trees [HuffPo]

Neenah Paper: Contribute & Help Rebuild Moore, Oklahoma [The Beauty of Letterpress]

Verdigris Blog: The Economics of Green

KBA: Consolidation and realignment continue

Verdigris Blog: Going Green in Guandong

In a dark time, printing firm shook up the market [The Globe and Mail]

Transcontinental reports second-quarter results

Domtar completes acquisition of Xerox's U.S. and Canadian Paper Business

Verdigris Blog: Newspaper Plant Efficiency

Rogers joins the $2 club in charging for paper bills [The Toronto Star]

Verdigris Blog: Get Your Factories in Shape

Canada Post tells residents that junk mail is useful [CBC]

HP Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results

Verdigris Blog: ISO 16759 Approved!

Heidelberg Preliminary 2012 Figures

Verdigris Blog: European Sustainability Simmering for All

Hilarious Advertisement - Paper is not dead [Video]

KBA first-quarter report: Earnings hit by behind-schedule sales

Verdigris Blog: Tougher Than It Looks

Why Printed Books Will Never Die [Mashable]

Billboard Shows Different Messages for Kids and Adults Via Lenticular Printing [Mashable]

American makes gun with 3D printer, releases blueprints [The Toronto Star]

Adobe Accelerates Shift to the Cloud

Verdigris Blog: Taking Another Step Forward with ISO 50001

Microsoft Puts Free Portable WiFi In Forbes Magazine Print Issues [Design Taxi]

‘Out of Print’ Doc Examines The End of Print Books and What It Portends [PBS Media Shift]

Kodak posts first quarter profit of $283 million

Verdigris Blog: Photosynthesis & Bio Batteries

Newspaper wars: La Presse invests millions in free iPad-only edition [Toronto Star]

Raymond Lane steps down as HP chair

Verdigris Blog: A New Green Print Certification

Graphics of the Americas celebrates recent expo [My Print Resource]

Call that a flag? Uruguayan club unveils world’s biggest banner [The Score]

Digital signs proposed for Toronto transit shelters [Sign Media]

NAA: Newspapers to return to rev growth in '14 [NetNewsCheck]

EFI mourns passing of company founder Efi Arazi

PIA launches the Integrated Print Center

Kodak enters agreement for proposed sale of document imaging business to Brother Industries

Verdigris Blog: ISO 16759 Racing Into the Final Furlong

Meet Penguin Random House, The World’s Largest Book Publisher That Will Counter Amazon [Tech Crunch]

RR Donnelley worker killed in tow motor accident [Lancaster Online]

Online Retailers Find Success with Print Ads [Print in the Mix]

Canopy Applauds Torstar's Global Operations for New Commitment to the World's Ancient and Endangered Forests

Verdigris Blog: Slow & Steady Making Progress

Michael Makin takes on Costco to refute misconceptions about the printing industry

Verdigris Blog: eBay Questions the Effectiveness of Digital Advertising

Kodak Names Spicers a Gold Reseller for the Canadian Graphic Communications Market

Verdigris Blog: Print to Store

Verdigris Blog: A Supply Chain Problem Taxing Our Brains

Lexus Brings FIRST NFC-Enabled Print Ad to Wired Magazine

Kodak’s Operating Loss in Commercial Imaging Segments Narrows in 2012

Domtar releases new wave of comical videos, highlighting paper's enduring value in everyday life

KBA plans Flexotecnica acquisition in growing flexible packaging market

Verdigris Blog: Regulation Stepping Up

Founder of Muller Martini Group dies at the age of 96

Greg Running promoted to Kodak’s Canadian national sales manager

KBA issues preliminary figures for 2012

Verdigris Blog: The Mobile Opportunity for Print

Ferrostaal names Byron new president

Copy this: North York’s Form-Mate is the last supplier of carbon paper in Canada [Toronto Star]

ND Graphics and Fibermark launch formal partnership

Chapters Indigo’s “Colour Your Library” collection adds fuel to debate over books as decorations

Unisource Canada Welcomes Brad Noel as Sales Manager, Wide Format

Verdigris Blog: The Eco-nomics of Print

Avanti partners with the University of Waterloo to upgrade its on-campus retail stores

Verdigris Blog: Getting the Go Google-less Message

Verdigris Blog: What Happened in Doha?

Verdigris Blog: The IT Game & Counting its Cost

InfoTrends Study Estimates a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 30.7% for Digital Textile Market

Think tank to study privatizing most Postal Service operations [WaPo]

McDonald's replaces Happy Meal toys with books to become UK's largest book distributor [Daily Mail]

Gary Hughes Named Director of Global Packaging for Muller Martini

Avanti Donates $75,000 to the University of Waterloo

Kodak sells digital imaging patents for $525M

Access Imaging appointed Canada-wide dealer of GMG products

'Newsweek' to end print edition in December [USA Today]

Roxanna Downing joins Hemlock Printers USA

Canadian passport covers to be made in Europe [Toronto Star]

HP Announces First HP Indigo 10000 Installations

Heidelberg Opens Manufacturing Plant in Detroit

Kodak and Spicers Host Special Event ‘drupa in a day’

Kodak Makes Organizational Changes to Align with Restructuring Plan; COO Faraci out

Venerable pub The Atlantic weighs in on print's health

Fujifilm Holdings acquires the Business Process Outsourcing division of Australia's largest business service provider, Salmat Limited

Komori enters printed electronics market with new PEPIO offset gravure product line

Kodak to focus on printing solution post Chapter 11

Presstek to Be Acquired by Affiliate of American Industrial Partners

Hewlett-Packard shares fall after company reports biggest loss in its history [Toronto Star]

Coffee Chain Creates Location Based Interactive Newspaper Ads

Louis Vuitton Designs Origami Invitations For Osaka Store Opening

Innovation in Print: Introducing the Machine-Washable, Ink-on-Paper, Highlights Hello Magazine

Change in Top Management of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG

Heidelberg Publishes Preliminary Figures for First Quarter of Financial Year 2012/2013

K-North signs agreement to distribute Finito line of blanket underpacking

Auto Trader magazine victim of digital shift [Globe and Mail]

Konica Minolta Honored with BLI’s First PRO Award for Color Production Model

Unisource Supports SGP with Silver Patronage

Who says print is dead? [The Guardian]

drupa 2012 sends out Trendsetting Impulses for the Print Sector

Unisource Announces Major Expansion With New Facility in Edmonton

Danaher Corporation to Acquire X-Rite

Spicers Canada Limited Unveils New Look

manroland North American Sheetfed Operations Continues Customer Focus

Cascades’ fine papers lead WWF Environmental Paper Index for Responsible Fiber Sourcing

Domtar Uses 'Mad Men' Season Premiere to Promote the Benefits of Reading on Paper

TC Transcontinental releases third annual sustainability report

Encyclopaedia Britannica goes completely digital after 244 years in print

Heidelberg Publishes Nine-Month Figures

Xerox picks Jeff Jacobson to head Global Graphics Communications

Delphax to release new inkjet printers powered by Memjet

Xerox Reports Fourth-Quarter 2011 Earnings

Infotrends on nano innovations from Indigo founder Benny Landa

Heidelberg Decides on 'FOCUS 2012' Efficiency Program to Achieve Profitability Targets

New sales manager for Pressdown Services

Apple to announce tools, platform to 'digitally destroy' textbook publishing

Call for entries for 2012 Printers of the Year awards

Kodak Creates New Business Structure to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Xerox Acquires LaserNetworks of Canada

Reports of print's death have been greatly exaggerated

PacBlue Printing launches online digital print ordering site

Immediate shipment of Ryobi press parts available in U.S. and Canada

Kodak announces plans to license Stream inkjet technology

HP Acquires software provider Hiflex

HP Announces First-ever Print Excellence Awards

KBA profits from strong standing in niche markets

Domtar releases new wave of 'Paper Because' campaign

BIA Product of Excellence Awards now Accepting Entries

Sydney Stone celebrates 60 years!

Xerox reports third-quarter financial results

Heidelberg Canada to distribute EFI Rastek wide-format printers

Typographer James Alexander passes away

Ziff Davis Enterprise to abandon print next year

HP announces executive changes

Argentina impounds over a million imported books at border to boost domestic printing

Cape Breton politicians visit Ottawa to discuss shutdown of printers by major mill

Educational campaign to show how print helps grow trees

Prisco to sell EskoArtwork products to commercial printers in Canada, U.S.

American Printer publishes final issue

Taylor Printing Group expands commitment to renewable energy

Platinum Equity acquires Quark

Heidelberg Acquires CSAT GmbH

EFI Acquires Prism

Flint Group announces August price increases

Fuji Xerox releases new inkjet press; read analysis here

3D Printing process

Avanti partnering with Ultimate

Avanti and SmartLinc announce partnership

New regional account manager (GTA) for KBR Graphics

Xpedx and Ryobi end distribution agreement in Canada and U.S.

Océ Japan to become wholly owned subsidiary of Canon Marketing Japan

Nustream Graphic to represent GMG Americas throughout Canada

Printing process for new Canadian currency

Printing company in Winnipeg hit hard by postal strike

Google to digitize 250,000 books from British library

Heidelberg says it's back in the black

Sheetfed sales up at KBA, but weak web sales lead to more layoffs

Agfa Graphics Canada makes Lesley Hepditch its newest account manager

Domtar launches environmental impact tracking tool

OKI Data Americas announces partnership with 3deltaE

BoweBell & Howell assets sold

Sun Chemical raises ink prices and implements temporary fuel surcharge in Canada

Eastern Sign Print closes offset division in Nova Scotia goes viral with videos

Flint Ink raises prices for heatset web inks

HP reports higher earnings in first quarter

Drupa kicks off promotions with its traditional show song

Pantone launches certified printer program

Agfa to impose a silver surcharge in May

Loss for Kodak in first quarter

Price increase from Flint Ink

Lulu moves work to HP Indigo presses

Heidelberg back in the black

Sun Chemical to increase prices on packaging inks in North America

Brian Ellis joins Fujifilm Canada

Gimbel & Associates and Avanti Partnership

Getting a read on the future of publishing [The Globe and Mail]

Manroland represents Tensor Group in Canada

Staples and Domtar unveil Domtar Earthchoice office paper by Staples

Domtar Distribution Group is now Ariva

Quark Announces QuarkXPress 9

Domtar declares regular quarterly dividend

EFI Executes on ERP/MIS Strategy with PrintStream Acquisition

GMG brings unprecedented quality standards to wide-format printing market with HP

Transcontinental CEO says new iTunes subscription service good for printing industry [Montreal Gazette]

Avanti Reports Record Quarter Revenue Results

How will Heidelberg's digital strategy shape up? Konica Minolta gets thumbs up in blog

HP Canada Appoints Mark Lehmann as Manager of Canada’s Designjet Business

Shinohara press manufacturer files for bankruptcy, says blog

Heidelberg USA to Distribute EFI VUTEk Printers

Direct Mail Drives Online Giving More than Email Appeals [Print in the Mix]

Choose Print: A campaign to promote the effectiveness and sustainibility of print

Domtar to improve energy conservation at its Kamloops pulp mill

Sappi Fine Paper North America calls for 2011 Printers of the Year entries

Government officials may get iPads [Toronto Sun]

Océ and manroland announce global strategic alliance

New Managing Director for Agfa Graphics Canada

Metro Waste Paper Recovery changes its name to Cascades Recovery Adds French Printer to Serve Explosive Growth

Publication of PDF/VT will improve the reliability and production performance of graphically rich personalized content

Domtar unveils "Paper Because" campaign to promote responsible use of paper

Konica Minolta Medical & Graphic, Inc. Announces Sale of North American CTP Business

Domtar partners with Nature Conservancy on pilot program for working woodlands

manroland welcomes Tom Lang as Region Sales Manager Western Canada, Sheetfed

SGP Forms Alliance with Canopy Organizations to Host Free Webinar

Domtar expands licensing agreement with World Wildlife Fund

Agfa-Gevaert reports strong second quarter results

7 Reasons print will make a comeback in 2011

Revenue up 11% at HP in third quarter

KBA’s order intake up 39% on previous year

Agfa Graphics announces successful closing of recent Pitman Company acquisition

Manroland investor rejects KBA merger offer

Who's buying high-speed continuous-feed colour printers?

More merger speculation: KBA and Manroland?

Orders up at Heidelberg in first quarter

Paperlinx adds staff to sign and display division

New Canadian sales vp at Presstek

Loss for Kodak in second quarter Now Selling More Kindle Books Than Hardcover Books

Xerox increases full-year guidance

Order intake up at Heidelberg

KBA reports growth in order intake

Kodak severs relationship with Pitman in U.S.

Goss to sell Akiyama and Vpak presses in Canada

InfoPrint now wholly owned subsidiary of Ricoh

International Paper helps printers sell more digital printing with WatchPrintWork customizable video

Sappi Paper releases sustainability journal

Cost cutter rises to top of Xerox Canada [Globe and Mail]

Cut-sheet inkjet offerings are multiplying. Here's a look at a new entrant from France

New Partnership Allows Agfa Graphics to Extend its Presence in Canada

InfoPrint Solutions Launches New Brand Identity as it Nears New Status as a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Ricoh

First quarter report from Xerox

Heidelberg annual loss deepens, but sales rebound in fourth quarter

CGS Publishing Technologies International and Roland DG announce strategic technology partnership

Ultimate signs a worldwide distribution and service agreement with HP

Heidelberg to distribute Asahi plates in Canada

KBA reports modest profit for 2009

British PM plans for paperless society

U.S. Mid-Altantic region launches "Print Grows Trees" campaign

Canada's First Recycled Newsprint Plant Closes

Canon raises Océ stake to 84%

Presstek releases fourth quarter result

Neenah Paper sells timberland, exits Canada

Manroland to buy WIFAG

AbitibiBowater takes Newfoundland dispute to NAFTA

More snags in the Canon, Oce deal: shareholder asks court to look at offer

HP Reports First Quarter 2010 Results

Transcontinental's annual meeting: on the theme of transformation and longevity

IDEAlliance and IPA Join Forces to Serve the Print and eMedia Industry

Kodak sales, profits, up in fourth quarter

Xerox releases fourth quarter results

Catalyst to idle mill in B.C; lay off 70 employees

Canon bid for Océ hits snag

Vistaprint builds customer service center in Jamaica

Employee lock-out over at Tembec's Pine Falls mill

Agfa closes Gandi Innovations deal

Former Tembec exec offers to buy mill in Manitoba

Xerox Technology to Fuel Espresso Book Machine; Worldwide Agreement Includes Global Marketing and Sales Support

Sappi Fine Paper North America Announces Call for Entries for the Printers of the Year Awards for 2010

Heidelberg considering re-entering digital market

Amazon milestone: company says it sold more e-books than printed books on Christmas day

Domtar to dismantle mill in Saskatchewan

Fraser Papers wins approval to sell paper and lumber mills

HP vp says printing is poised for recovery in 2010

Adobe Systems Incorporated releases financial reports for fourth quarter

European initiatives that help promote print and paper

A teenager in Australia starts global printing business, and irks some local printers

Check out this cool video promoting print from The Sun newspaper in the UK


Heidelberg announces new corporate structure

Large paper consumers invited to shape the future of ecopaper in North America

Fujifilm creates Fujifilm North America Corporation

Canon to buy Océ

Agfa Graphics to acquire assets of Gandi Innovations Holdings LLC

Standard Finishing Systems appoints KBR Graphics new dealer in Ontario

A blog post says Apple is out to pull the printing industry into the digital age by selling e-books on a general-purpose reader

KBR Graphics now Canadian distributor for MGI

Record number of Chinese manufacturers to exhibit at Ipex 2010

HP launches print-on-demand services for books and magazines

Kenneth Freek appointed vice president of product management at Heidelberg Canada

Talks with union break down at Tembec mill in Manitoba

Online advertising spending takes a hit in 2009

Target launches digital magazine newsstand powered by Zinio

Rumour of broken merger talks and announcement of larger-than-expected projected losses send Heidelberg stock into fall

Rogers Publishing launches faster time-to-market for magazine advertisers with Pressexpress

LR Graphic Supply to distribute Agfa prepress products in Canada

US coated-paper producers file unfair trade practice cases against China and Indonesia

PrintLink publishes human resources guide for printing industry

Heidelberg's Jean-Francois (JF) Colpron takes position with Heidelberg USA

Xerox to Acquire Affiliated Computer Services

Shangai Electric now second-largest shareholder of Goss International

Mill hiatus in Corner Brook to affect more than 500 workers

Harvard University library partners with Google to deliver on-demand books

Heidelberg/Manroland merger in two weeks?

Cascades makes two acquisitions

Google inks deal to print on-demand books

KBA North America has a new CEO

Saudi Arabia printing industry to grow15% annually

UK Group launches campaign to promote environmentalism and effectiveness of print

Update on Manroland/Heidelberg merger talks [Beyond Print]

Just how green is the kindle? [Quill and Quire]

HP reports lower sales in Q3

China takes the lead in worldwide paper production

KBA reports sheetfed orders picking up

KBA North America CEO and president Garbrecht returns to Germany

What's the environmental impact of printing? The Verdigris Project keeps track of just that. Check out the articles.

Heidelberg's first quarter sales down, but show signs of stabilizing

New Green Guide from PIA

Heidelberg secures liquidity to 2012

AbitibiBowater idles two newsprint machines in Thunder Bay [Pulp & Paper Canda]

RR Donnelley quarterly profit drops 83%

Kodak reports loss in second quarter

Rumours surface that Heidelberg in merger talks with Manroland [Bloomberg]

An exclusive article from Ipex trade show about what's next for print

Xerox profit down

Heidelberg releases annual results-posts loss. Download annual report

Company in UK develops aluminum plates that can be recycled

Interactive planning tool goes live for Ipex 2010

Illinois state university releases study on attracting high-school students to print

New study says sheetfed litho under threat from digital print

Which technologies won the Intertech awards this year?

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Kodak says it will install its first Prosper press at U.S. site

Losses moving to web division at KBA

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