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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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Healthy Markets for Printers

Submitted by egooding on July 29, 2013

You can’t watch the news, or even go to the drugstore, without hearing about the massive changes in the U.S. healthcare system. Many of the changes are a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, however many of these changes are simply a result of changing demographics and rising healthcare costs. Whatever the source, changes are affecting all aspects of the healthcare community including:

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Property Casualty Insurance – A Great Market for Printers

Submitted by egooding on June 25, 2013

The Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance market is ripe for opportunities for printers. Insurance is a document-centric business where the only tangible evidence of what the consumer paid for is a policy document. P&C insurance has the added benefit of being something that everyone needs and, in most states, is required to have in some form or another. The competition for consumer’s business is fierce generating big-bucks marketing campaigns from major players like Allstate, GIECO, Farmers Insurance, Progressive, State Farm and others.

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