We’re Only at the Beginning of the Personalization Revolution

Many consider the Coca-Cola’s ‘Share a Coke’ campaign in 2013 a watershed moment in branding, bringing the versatility of digital print into the mainstream. Since then, personalization has become increasingly widespread with more and more brands jumping on the bandwagon. But when will mass customization give way to a new era of personalization? Elisabeth Skoda […]

Inside the Pantone Color Factory – A Look Inside

Designers and artists all over the world use Pantone’s color factory produced guides to make sure their blue is actually blue. Like a Webster’s dictionary for color, Pantone guides are a standard against which anyone can check their own work. Just who is Pantone?  Pantone Inc. is a corporation headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey.[1] The company is best known […]

Guinness World Record Poster Printed

Germany based Verseidag seemee, a manufacturer of printable materials for the sign, digital and screen printing industries, announces the movie poster “Boss”, printed on Verseidag seemee mesh extra material, sets a new Guinness World Record. The fan club of the Bollywood star Akshay Kumar actualized the larger-than-life poster in association with the UK-based digital printer Macro Art to attend the […]

Direct Mail Evolves

How often do you get home, open your mailbox, and find it stuffed with a barrage of useless advertisements tailored more toward your grandmother than you? How many of those direct mailings have no bearing on your interests, purchases or lifestyle? How many pieces would you say you throw out each week? I’m going to […]

Sales and Fishy Marketing

By Bill Farquharson Sales were slow. Very slow. The salesman sat at his desk and festered. He was frustrated by his lack of results and wondered what he was doing wrong. “Well,” he thought to himself, “there’s only one thing I can do: I’m going fishing!” So, in the middle of the day, the salesman grabbed […]