PrintWorkers Industry News

Technologies Driving Packaging’s Future
In a rapidly evolving industry, package printers, converters, and brands are being challenged to deliver more advanced packaging, and deliver it faster. Technological solutions are emerging to make wh...

Amazon Is Expanding Printing Capacity for Its Booming On-Demand Apparel and Merchandise Service
Amazon is expanding its Merch by Amazon print-on-demand service by adding more printing capacity to facilities all over the world, and growing its partnerships with major brands like Disney, Cartoon N...

The Next Sales Chunk
Your summer sales have now been predetermined. If you listened to previous Short Attention Sales Tips and took their advice, you will have a robust July and August. This week’s tip gives you two thoug...

Business Follow-Up? Fat Chance!
In a systems-organized business, “fat chances” are eliminated. To be sure, for every process and task there is a prompt requiring action. As a result, a business follow-up is part of a consistent syst...

UPM to Permanently Close Coated Paper Machine at Plattling, Germany, Mill
UPM has decided to permanently close a paper machine 10 at its facility in Plattling, Germany, to reduce coated mechanical paper capacity in Europe by approximately 155,000 tons....

Minuteman Press Owner Susan Olsen Shares Insights Into Owning a Franchise
Tired of making money for other companies, Susan Olsen, owner of the Minuteman Press franchise in Leesburg, Fla., talks about owning a full-service franchise, her passion for helping others, and getti...

Harness the Power of Color
Brands want their packaging colors to be rich, vibrant, and evocative. But, more than anything else, brands want colors that are consistent from run to run across all the processes used to reproduce t...

Shocker: DOJ Files Suit to Block Quad From Acquiring LSC Communications
The U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Div., filed a civil antitrust lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Illinois on June 20 seeking to block Quad’s proposed $1.4 billion, all-stock acquisition of LS...

Print’s Age Problem: Why Your Business Needs to Pivot Its Attention to Millennial Talent
Millennials get a bad reputation. But they’re entering the workforce in droves, and their aptitude for technology and their forward-thinking ideas are changing numerous industries as we know it. The o...

Data Is Everywhere … But Make Sure to Use It Correctly
Improper assumptions and miscalculations in marketing, or information that has been manipulated or skewed, can lead to the extrapolation of inaccurate data. Incorrect data can either be just a slight ...