Litho Printing is back

The onward rush of digital printing has been turned according to the latest worldwide survey of print in the 2017 Drupa trends report. Litho printing is back. According to the 2017 Drupa Global Trends report “there was a major surprise in the apparent irreversible transition to digital printing; as for the first year there was […]

A book that is truly "Well Done"

 Recently we featured a quick bit about a Croatian design studio named Bruketa&Žinić OM.  Their creativity in Annual reports is quite astounding Here is an even deeper dive into a project they work to creat for one of their clients. WELL DONE published by Bruketa&Žinić The seventh Podravka annual report made by the agency brings together […]

10 Tips to Becoming a Print Pro

From paper stock to logistics, follow our essential print checklist to add extra zing to your design work. Whichever bright spark first uttered the phrase ‘print is dead’ (often attributed to a sexed-up misquote of media philosopher Marshall McLuhan and even a line Egon delivers in Ghostbusters) they might want to eat their words. For […]

Printer of the Year

Our friends @SappiNA are looking for the 2017 Printer of the Year! Enter before April 7th! This award is widely regarded as the world’s most respected achievement in the field of printed communications—and this year it could be yours. Since 1999, Sappi’s been celebrating exceptional printers like you who relentlessly drive for results. We collect your […]

MERGING SOCIAL MEDIA AND DIRECT MAIL

Social media and direct marketing exist in two different worlds, but together they stand to create an even more powerful marketing strategy. While data from social media is crucial for optimizing future social media campaigns, it can also be harnessed to enhance direct mail efforts by fine-tuning the messaging and target audience. Direct mail can […]

How Revolutionary Packaging Can End Food Waste

Each year, 33% of all food produced ends up wasted, equating to 1.3 billion tonnes worldwide. But did you also know that about 95% of the food we throw away ends up in landfills or combustion facilities? What does that mean for our carbon footprint? Food loss and waste around the world accounts for 4.4 gigatonnes of greenhouse gas emissions […]

Pioneering Print

1) How digital printers gave businesses an extra life Reid Hand was looking at the stacks of paper strewn across his desk. His company is a mid-size commercial printer in Baltimore, Maryland, and lives and dies by its ability to give customers the right package design, texture and sheen to make their products sell. He also […]