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SGIA Attends Congressional Hearing on Streamlining Regulatory Requirements for Small Businesses
On September 6, 2017 SGIA attended a House Committee on Small Business meeting, titled “Expediting Economic Growth: How Streamlining Federal Permitting Can Cut Red Tape for Small Businesses.” The purpose of the hearing was to address the growing number of overlapping federal laws and regulations that …
Manufacturers Win as Overtime Rule Loses in Court
For nearly a year, a group of trade associations and 21 states fought the Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime rule in court. On August 31, in the Eastern District of Texas, the judge ruled in favor for the states and trade associations and granted summary judgment, saying that because …
OSHA Proposes an Extension for Crane Certification Deadline
OSHA has just proposed another delay for the implementation of crane certifications. The proposal was issued to address stakeholder concerns over the operator certification requirements in the Cranes and Derricks in Construction standard. The proposed rule was issued by the Agency on …
Keep Clients Coming Back with Vehicle Wraps
SGIA’s Wrap Like a Pro training builds a bridge between graphics printing and installation.
Oregon DEQ Offers Training on new Solvent Contaminated Wiper Rule
The Oregon DEQ is offering two identical training opportunities for their newly adopted Hazardous Waste Rule for Solvent Contaminated Wipes. This course will give you the steps to meet both federal and state requirements. Registration is open on a first-come, first-served basis for in-person (maximum …
2016 SGIA Expo Honored as a TSNN Top 25 Fastest Growing Trade Show
Distinction recognizes strength of both the Expo and printing industry.
Find Your Way at the 2017 SGIA Expo
It’s the largest printing industry trade show in North America. Here’s how it applies to you.
SGIA Announces Product of the Year Winners
Entries reflect industry trends, will be displayed at the 2017 SGIA Expo
SGIA Attends SBA Environmental Roundtable Meeting
On Friday August 4, 2017, SGIA attended an Environmental Roundtable Meeting hosted by the Small Business Administration. The roundtable was open to the public and allowed small business stakeholders to discuss relevant environmental issues and regulations. A major topic of discussion was EPA’s 2015 …
SA International Sponsors Welcome Reception at 2017 SGIA Expo
Networking event will close out Day 1 on a high note
SGIA Attends Small Business Labor Safety Roundtable
On July 21, 2017, SGIA attended a Small Business Labor Safety Roundtable hosted by the Small Business Administration in Washington, D.C. The roundtable provided a forum for small business stakeholders to discuss the current regulatory climate. Speakers from the SBA and the Department of Labor gave updates …
The SGIA Journal Graphic Edition July/August 2017
As printers diversify their offerings, business strategies and technology mix to meet customer demands and create partnerships with clients, many new challenges arise. Companies are blurring the lines of traditional printing processes and new digital solutions, they're being forced to solve issues …
Rebranding Challenge Accepted: 24 Stores in 30 Days
Imagine you get hit with a rebrand job for a restaurant location. It’s a great opportunity for your business, it gets your name out there and the workload is manageable. Now imagine that instead of one location, it’s 24 stores across the Chicago, New York, Virginia and DC Metropolitan areas — and you …