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New Inkjet Products Seen Up Close and Personal at "The Future of Inkjet" Customer Event

Submitted by tpowers on August 11, 2015

IWCO Direct, one of the nation’s largest providers of direct marketing solutions, hosted a much-anticipated event entitled The Future of Inkjet at its Chanhassen, MN facility on June 23-24, 2015. Over 75 Canon Solutions America customers, prospects, press personnel, and analysts viewed Canon’s two newest inkjet products in a production environment for the first time in the U.S. IWCO Direct is the first U.S. company to install the new Océ VarioPrint® i300 digital inkjet press and Océ ImageStream™ 3500 production inkjet press.

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2015 IPMA Conference

Submitted by sjammallo on July 8, 2015

Orlando, FL, June 14-18, 2015 saw over 100 managers of in-house printing and mailing operations gather to attend numerous educational sessions, roundtables, and keynote presentations to find new ways to help energize their facilities. Billed as the world’s largest meeting of in-plant managers, this year’s In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association’s (IPMA) “Splash of Color” conference featured breakout sessions for government, education, and corporate in-plants plus mail, management, technology, and operations tracks. 

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Growing Together - National Postal Forum 2015

Submitted by sjammallo on June 3, 2015

Growing Together was the theme of this year’s National Postal Forum held in Anaheim, California, May 17-20, 2015. As the Postmaster General, Megan Brennan, stated in her welcome letter to the attendees, “As our industry adapts to an increasingly digital world, growth strategies depend on sharing and rapidly adopting best practices, especially with regard to data and technology use. That’s why the Forum plays such an important role in spurring growth in our industry.”

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New Opportunities in Book Printing

Submitted by tleibrandt on May 29, 2015

I imagine you’ve heard the drumbeat about digital book production. Some experts are predicting growth rates of 15% per year while offset-produced books decline 9% per year. What’s driving this, of course, is the age-old publisher’s dilemma of how to accurately forecast demand. The need to control costs and inventories plus find new revenue streams from reprints, backlists and out-of-print titles are fueling the migration to shorter and shorter print runs including on-demand book printing in quantities as small as one.

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Insightful Market Knowledge and Exceptional Networking at the Third Annual Inkjet Summit

Submitted by tpowers on May 19, 2015

Senior managers and business executives looking to better understand how current and future inkjet production printing technology, software, and solutions will impact their business and investment decisions met in Ponte Vedra Beach Florida, April 27-29, 2015, for the third annual Inkjet Summit. They were joined by leading technology manufacturers, software providers, supplies vendors, and thought leaders for this very unique business forum.

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