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Workflow in Today’s Transaction Printing Environment

Submitted by sjammallo on May 6, 2014

One of the challenges with selecting a workflow solution for print is that specific tasks and processes that have to be managed and ideally, automated for different segments of the print industry are strikingly different. Jobs flow differently in commercial print shops than they do in high-volume transactional operations, direct mail houses, service bureaus or CRDs/copy shops in enterprise environments. The work is different, the flow is different and that means the workflow solution must be different as well, doesn’t it?

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Is Workflow the Key to Surviving – or Thriving – for Today’s In-Plants?

Submitted by sjammallo on November 25, 2013

Workflow is more than just the connective tissue that links people, processes and technology – it is a means of reducing costs, boosting productivity and improving quality. Sadly, many in-plant operations are saddled with inadequate workflow solutions that cause a tremendous amount of extra work for staff to manage jobs – staff that is often already overburdened.

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Content is King

Submitted by smannone on October 1, 2013

This morning when I woke up, I went to my "go to." No, not my coffee, but my smartphone to check email, see what's happening in the news and socialize on Facebook. It turns out, I'm not alone. More and more people start their days viewing "content marketing." It's not only how we stay connected, but also how companies engage its target markets successfully for less money.

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Making Ideas Happen … It’s About Community!

Submitted by Barb.Pellow on September 17, 2013

Although many of us believe that great ideas inevitably lead to success, nothing could be further from the truth. Whether it is the perfect solution for an everyday problem or a bold new concept for a creative masterpiece, you must transform your vision into reality for an idea to have value. I just finished reading a Wall Street Journal bestseller by Scott Belsky titled Making Ideas Happen. The premise for Belsky’s book is that far from being some stroke of creative genius, anyone can develop the capacity to make ideas happen.

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Will You Be At Print 13?

Submitted by ehawkinson on September 6, 2013

Events like Print13 are a great opportunity to meet up with colleagues, network, and share information. But most of all, it's a chance to see the latest innovations in the graphic communications industry and get a true understanding of the new and emerging value of print.

In Canon booth #502, we have a lot to show you. We've been working diligently, partnering with other industry providers, to bring you end-to-end solutions to streamline workflows and give you more choice in media and ink.

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