2018 SGIA Benchmarking Summary Report: Manufacturers' Community
Find detailed industry manufacturer information about a wide variety of areas including business conditions, financial performance, competitive strategies, economic outlook and more.
The State and Changing Landscape of Recycling
The political landscape of recycling has changed dramatically over the past 18 months. Countries have stopped accepting imports of recyclable scrap, which has required facilities, communities and companies operating in the United States to take a second look at their recycling practices for plastics …
The Sustainable Substrate Challenge
Environmentally-conscious specialty graphics printers face some unique challenges when it comes to choosing sustainable substrates that minimize their ecological impact — starting with answering the question, “What exactly is a ‘sustainable’ substrate, anyway?”
Augmented Reality, Augmented Revenue
The world of physical communication is changing in unprecedented and exciting ways, causing many stakeholders to reevaluate previous attitudes — especially when it comes to incorporating electronic content. Today, selling print or signs isn’t just about print or signs — but, truthfully, it never …
Package Your Print Offerings for Profits in 2019
When it comes to sales, don’t harp on the technology. Create packages that highlight the print applications possible with that technology first.
Before You Make a Capital Investment
More and more small and midsize companies are expanding, thanks to new, business-favorable tax laws and a steady economy. There are a few important things to consider and ask yourself during this process.
Leveraging Automation to Improve Profitability
Across the spectrum of the printing industry — from commercial print to packaging and textiles — automation is the watchword, helping businesses find many bottom-line savings. However, many signage and display graphics businesses have been slow to adopt these automation processes within their …