In-Plant Profiles

The In-plant Behind the Music
November 3, 2017 at 4:50 pm

D’Addario & Co., one of the largest manufacturers of musical instrument strings in the world, relies on its in-plant for quality, color-accurate packaging, and reliable on-time delivery.

An Alignment of Interests
November 6, 2017 at 10:04 am

Spectronics’ in-plant takes the same engineering-oriented, problem-solving approach to its work as the manufacturing company it serves.

Sally Rowland-Ketley: A Born Leader
November 10, 2017 at 10:43 am

As she prepares to retire after managing the University of Houston’s in-plant for nearly two decades, Sally Rowland-Ketley reflects on her career.

Trevecca Nazarene Brings Print Back In-house
September 15, 2017 at 12:21 pm

Trevecca Nazarene University has a digital print shop that produces everything from tests to full-blown marketing campaigns. The in-plant was not always successful, though. In 2013, the shop was filled with older copy machines, which were so outdated the university was considering closing the shop. Then something happened to change all that.

The Golden Touch
October 24, 2017 at 11:16 am

Tammy Golden wanted to work in the music business. But unbeknownst to her, printing blood was running through her veins. She is now leading the State of Tennessee’s Communication, Publishing and Distribution department.

For University of Wisconsin, ‘The Proof Was in the Demos’
December 11, 2017 at 11:38 am

With the five-year lease on its Xerox Color 800i press coming to an end, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Print & Copy Services wanted to replace it with something that would deliver up-to-date performance. So the in-plant evaluated devices from four manufacturers and made some surprising discoveries.

Inkjet Takes the Floor at Shaw
October 16, 2017 at 2:53 pm

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.

OU Puts Specialty Services on the Everyday Menu
October 6, 2017 at 2:29 pm

In-plants ­prosper when the value they offer customers extends ­beyond print. Here’s how the ­University of ­Oklahoma’s in-plant has capitalized on the ­opportunity.

Vendors With In-plants: We Know What You're Going Through
August 29, 2017 at 12:06 pm

When these vendors say they support in-plants, they don’t just mean they sell them digital printing equipment. They run in-plants of their own, which gives them an intimate understanding of the struggles in-plants face and the benefits they provide.