Whether focusing on pricing, sales, marketing your business, or managing your employees, PRINTING United Alliance provides you with tools and resources to help your company thrive. For access to members’ only resources, make sure that you login or join.
State of the Industry: 2022 Outlook
Most virus restrictions have been lifted and business has returned, but the print and promo industry continues to grapple with the ongoing ripple effects of the pandemic: inflation, materials shortages, staffing challenges and more. Print + Promo Marketing Magazine breaks down five big issues to watch for the rest of 2022.
The Supply Chain Crisis: How Deep, How Printers Are Responding, and Who Is Going to Win
The supply chain crisis has affected the printing industry as deeply as any recession. Consequences range from rampant cost inflation to clients moving from print to electronic alternatives. How are printing companies responding?
Supply Chain Resources
PRINTING United Alliance is continuously monitoring supply chain disruptions as it impacts the printing industry. Get the latest information to help you stay resilient!
OSHA Compliance Resources
Whether you are looking for information on how to avoid OSHA violations or how to develop a lockout/tagout program, PRINTING United Alliance can help. Our resources provide an excellent foundation, and our staff can help you with your OSHA compliance requirements.
Find Your Legislator
Our industry’s voice is amplified with federal and state industry representation. Use the featured PRINTING United Alliance tool to find your federal and state legislators, access their contact information, review lawmaker bios, and search Congressional Committee assignments.
Creative Recruiting: Consider Second Chance Hiring
The Second Chance Hiring Resource Guide lists organizations that are involved in the transition of formerly incarcerated people into the workforce, which is often referred to as “second chance hiring” or “re-entry services.”
Carbon Footprint Calculator
The Carbon Footprint Calculator for Printing Operations tool will provide Scope 1 and 2 emissions data reported as carbon dioxide equivalents (CO2e) and contains an EZ Form that is supported by separate calculation sheets that address fuel combustion, solvent oxidation, vehicles, refrigerants, electricity purchased, etc.
2022 Wages, Salaries, and Benefits Report
Employee shortages are a reality for many in the printing industry. This leaves employers struggling to find and hire workers as well as needing to understand the incentives that will retain them long-term. This report summarizes the compensation practices of over 500 printing companies from across the United States and Canada. An actionable plan is included that highlights steps that can help employers successfully find, hire and retain workers in today’s tight labor market.