Bob Neubauer

Bob Neubauer

Bob has served as editor of In-plant Graphics since October of 1994. Prior to that he served for three years as managing editor of Printing Impressions, a commercial printing publication. Mr. Neubauer is very active in the U.S. in-plant industry. He attends all the major in-plant conferences and has visited more than 130 in-plant operations around the world. He has given presentations to numerous in-plant groups in the U.S., Canada and Australia, including the Association of College and University Printers and the In-plant Printing and Mailing Association. He also coordinates the annual In-Print contest, cosponsored by IPMA and In-plant Graphics.

In-plant Road Trip: IPG Heads to Connecticut

This was a busy week of in-plant visits for me. On Tuesday and Wednesday I toured the in-plants at Yale University, the University of Bridgeport, Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University. What's more, I met with more than a dozen in-plant managers at an IPMA Road Show event.

Inkjet Takes the Floor at Shaw

As the first in-plant to install Konica Minolta’s new cut-sheet production inkjet press, the AccurioJet KM-1, Shaw Industries expects to reach new levels of productivity and cost savings.

PRINT United to Replace SGIA Expo as ‘One-Stop’ Exposition

It’s been a change long sought by exhibitors at industry trade shows: a “one-stop” exposition for all technologies and markets within the graphic and visual communications industry. A new event called PRINT United has been created to make that goal a reality.

New Wide-Format Systems From SGIA Expo

This week in New Orleans, the SGIA Expo was the center of attention for the wide-format printing industry. It was filled with with wide-format and specialty printing equipment. Here's a quick look and some of the newest wide-format systems that were on display.

From the Editor: In-plants Aplenty at PRINT 17

There seemed to be even more in-plant activities than usual this year at PRINT 17. IPG hosted in-plant breakfast and lunch sessions, both of which drew capacity crowds, and IPMA stepped up its activities this year.

Video: IPG Visits Sharp at PRINT 17 to Talk Production Printing

During PRINT 17, IPG Editor Bob Neubauer paid a visit to Kent Villarreal of Sharp Imaging to talk about the latest developments in Sharp's production printing equipment, such as the 65-ppm MX-6580N color document system, which features a triple-air-feed paper-handling option. This new IPG video will give you a closer look.

PRINT 17: In-plants Everywhere

I just flew home from Chicago last night after spending five very full days at PRINT 17. My schedule was jam packed with in-plant breakfasts and luncheons, vendor press conferences, video shoots, meetings, booth tours and evening events. Needless to say I'm still exhausted.

The Future of the In-plant

A presentation on PRINT 17's opening day revealed the results of a new IPMA study on the future of the in-plant.

In-plant Confidence Dips Slightly

After the record high confidence score revealed in our spring In-plant Confidence Index, summer confidence levels at higher-ed and school district in-plants have dipped slightly, according to new IPG data.

The Fate of Houston's In-plants After the Flooding

This week, in-plant managers have started to return to their shops to evaluate the damage done by Tropical Storm Harvey. For some, the drive to the office to learn their in-plant's fate was teeming with trepidation.