Industry News

Governor Surprises Tennessee In-plant With a Visit
August 3, 2017 at 3:02 pm

When Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam decided to tour the state's print and mail operation he gave the in-plant just a day's notice. Still, the in-plant was proud to show off its operation and demonstrate its value to the state’s very top leadership.

From the Editor: An Outsourcing Tale
August 4, 2017 at 2:48 pm

Once upon a time a university administrator found a new job. He had made quite a name for himself by closing the in-plant at his previous university, so he wasted no time preparing to outsource the printing operation at his new school as well. But then something odd happened.

Free Lunch in Chicago for In-plants (And Breakfast Too)
August 2, 2017 at 11:38 am

Many Midwestern in-plants took last year off when Graph Expo temporarily relocated in Orlando, but with PRINT 17 back in Chicago (where it belongs) this year, it's time to start planning. IPG is once again hosting free in-plant breakfast and lunch events.

Copier Leasing and Negotiation Tips
August 4, 2017 at 3:16 pm

Since its October 28, 1886 dedication, the Statue of Liberty has proven a celebrated symbol of freedom and opportunity. Come Sept. 11, artist Robert S. Davidson intends to argue that the United States Postal Service (USPS) improperly extended those concepts to its benefit by using his sculpted rendering of the iconic work on more than […]

NexPress Debuts at Texas Tech Open House
July 28, 2017 at 12:54 pm

More than 450 people showed up last week for an open house at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center's in-plant, which showcased its new Kodak NexPress ZX3300 digital color press. Attendees were impressed with the press' myriad capabilities, including Kodak Dimensional printing, gold, white and clear dry ink.

Which 'Must See' Technologies Should You Target at PRINT 2017?
August 2, 2017 at 11:57 am

With PRINT 17 back in Chicago — after taking a Florida holiday last year when GRAPH EXPO relocated to Orlando — in-plants are busy planning their itineraries. To help you figure out which exhibits to put on your list, a panel of industry experts has chosen 44 MUST SEE ’EMS — technologies that attendees simply can’t miss.

New IPG Video Highlights ACUP 2017 Conference
July 31, 2017 at 10:59 am

With attendance up 20% over last year, ACUP 2017 was a bustling event, filled with networking, education, shop tours and equipment demos. A new IPG video offers a glimpse inside the event.

Pekin Insurance Adds Inkjet Press
August 4, 2017 at 9:24 am

Pekin Insurance has installed a Xerox Brenva HD cut-sheet production inkjet press in its in-plant. The new press is expected to increase capabilities and efficiencies by keeping up with rising volumes of policy and billing statements.

Bloomberg Ink Named Print Center of the Year
August 9, 2017 at 4:43 pm

The award ceremony at June’s In-plant Printing and Mailing Association conference was a pretty big deal for Bloomberg Ink. Not only did Bloomberg’s in-house print and fulfillment business win the coveted In-Print 2017 Best of Show award, the operation was also honored as IPMA’s 2017 Print Center of the Year.