economics

PIA Unveils New Print Management Alert Series

October 10, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America's Center for Print Economics and Management has initiated a new publication series: the Print Management Alert. It will provide PIA members with information on key management strategies, issues, and practices. Dr. Ron Davis, PIA's Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, stated that "the new report will provide PIA members with a distinct competitive advantage over non-members. The information and... Read More

Printing Industries of America Unveils State Print Profile Resources

July 27, 2017

Pittsburgh, PA--Printing Industries of America (PIA) has unveiled the State Print Profiles. These targeted economic summaries present in-depth statistics and trends for all 50 states and Washington D.C. in order to provide members with the information necessary to evaluate their regional markets.   The Center for Print Economics and Management at PIA used U.S. Census Bureau data to help compile and calculate factors such as company size,... Read More

Printing Industries of America Releases Special Report on Changing Industry Structure

July 10, 2017

Warrendale, PA - Printing Industries of America (PIA) has completed a special report on the changing structure of the printing industry. The latest in a series from PIA's Center for Print Economics and Management, this special report provides members with the tools they need to compete and prosper in today's challenging business environment. Included in the report is a comprehensive examination of the changes to the economic structure of the... Read More

Printing Industries of America Opens 2017 Dynamic Ratios Survey

May 23, 2017

Warrendale, PA, May 23, 2017--Printing Industries of America (PIA) announces the start of the 2017 Dynamic Ratios. Since 1921, the PIA have been the industry standard helping printers improve profitability by benchmarking their operations against industry profit leaders. The PIA Ratios is the oldest continuously operating financial benchmarking program in the private sector of the United States. Central features of the include: Shorter Survey... Read More

New Interactive Local Print Establishments Dashboard

April 28, 2017

Warrendale, Pennsylvania, April 28, 2017--PIA's Center for Print Economics and Management has created an interactive dashboard on printing and related support activities establishments in nearly every county in the United States. The information provided by the dashboard gives printers immediate capabilities to evaluate local markets and market share potentials. For industry suppliers, the system enables instant evaluation of local market... Read More

New Interactive Local Print Production Dashboard

March 22, 2017

Warrendale, PA--PIA's Center for Print Economics and Management has created an interactive dashboard on printing shipments produced in nearly every county in the United States. The valuable information in this dashboard allows printers to evaluate local shipments and determine market share potentials. For industry suppliers, the system provides immediate insight into local market opportunities. The information is based upon the most recently... Read More

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