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6 Reasons Email Performance Is Increasing
February 27, 2018 at 6:57 pm

One study finds email is one of the most popular online activities and another says the channel’s marketing performance is increasing. Here are the details. Yesterday, marketing automation provider SharpSpring announced research saying marketing...

BCT International Launches EVOPRINT Division
February 27, 2018 at 6:20 pm

BCT, a Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based wholesaler of short-run full-color, raised and flat offset commercial stationery products, has announced the launch of EVOPRINT, its new elite printing division, featuring an e-commerce website...

Xanté Digital Presses Produce Over One Billion Envelopes in 2017
February 20, 2018 at 8:39 pm

Xanté Digital Multimedia Presses and its thousands of satisfied owners successfully produced over one billion #10 envelopes in 2017. This massive volume of print testifies to the endurance and capacity of Xanté print solutions for commercial print providers...

Commentary: Peter Schaefer on Cenveo Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filing
February 20, 2018 at 8:31 pm

Mark Michelson, editor-in-chief of our sister brand Printing Impressions, recently sat down with Peter Schaefer, a partner with printing industry M&A and investment banking firm New Direction Partners, to get his take on Cenveo's recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Here, Schaefer analyzes...

How Printers Can Use Promotional Products to Increase Their Income in 2018
February 20, 2018 at 8:04 pm

Read this entire article! Don’t scan it, jump around or just read the last paragraph. Take six minutes and read this, but only if you want to greatly increase your income. For about 18 years, I owned and operated a commercial printing company that serviced a wide range of clients...

Glatfelter May Sell Specialty Papers Division in Spring Grove
February 20, 2018 at 7:27 pm

Glatfelter's earnings report said Specialty Papers’ net sales decreased $14.1 million, or 6.9 percent. Turbulent market conditions, coupled with operating inefficiencies, led to lower profitability, according to Glatfelter Chairman and CEO Dante C. Parrini...

Under 40: Bret Bonnet, Quality Logo Products
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Bret Bonnet got his first taste of the promotional products sector during high school. He was working for the local Best Buy, when the owner of a small distributor came in to purchase a DirectTV system...

Under 40: Miles Wadsworth, Logo Mats LLC
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

In seven short years, Miles Wadsworth has gone from management trainee to company president—a feat that is rarely matched in today’s corporate world. Let’s rewind. As a college student studying business administration at Auburn University, Wadsworth was recruited by Mountville Mills, the parent company...

Under 40: Katie Harrington, Flesh Co
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Katie Harrington has been an official member of the industry for only two years, but her love for print dates back to her childhood. She has her father, AB Graphic Inc. sales manager Wes Harrington, to thank for that...

Under 40: Nicole Merkle, Proforma CNR Marketing
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Print is a family affair for Nicole Merkle. Her father, Ron Muzechuk, launched Proforma CNR Marketing 20 years ago. Having grown up in the industry, Merkle suspected that she would eventually join the business, but not without forging her own path and gaining other experiences first...

Under 40: Kelsey Konrad, Independent Printing Co. Inc.
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Kelsey Konrad is a proud graduate of St. Norbert College, with a degree in Graphic design. However, it wasn’t until finishing a yearlong e-business internship during her senior year that she realized she much preferred the marketing side of online business to the design side...

Under 40: Eric Shonebarger, Hit Promotional Products
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

A multiple industry award winner, Eric Shonebarger has built quite the résumé. His recent initiatives include improving service delivery through embracing effective and efficient use of technology, ERP implementations...

Under 40: Alexandrea Wood, Launchpad Intelligent Software LLC
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Alexandrea Wood may be young, but don’t be fooled: She has ambitions that transcend the small Georgia town from where she hails. In fact, her rule of thumb has always been to abandon the comfort zone. A graduate from Northgate High School in Sharpsburg, Ga., Wood started out as an order writer...

Under 40: Stephanie Page, Regency360
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

In July, Stephanie Page will be celebrating her seventh anniversary with Regency360, and she couldn’t be more excited. However, like many college students, she didn’t know with certainty where her career path would take her...

Under 40: Timothy R. McMahon, Safeguard by Prime
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Call it fate or mere coincidence, 30-year-old Safeguard distributor Timothy McMahon was born and raised near Safeguard’s original corporate office in Lansdale, Pa. The fact that his father was a 30-year-plus industry veteran, who built a career at office supply retailer...

Under 40: Richie Muniak, I.D. Images LLC
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

A University of Akron graduate, Richie Muniak immediately put his computer engineering degree to good use, joining the information technology consulting industry. I.D. Images LLC, a pressure-sensitive label converter, happened to be one of his company’s biggest clients. Witnessing the supplier’s growth firsthand was enough...

Under 40: Bart Simpson, Flywheel Brands
February 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

Joining Flywheel Brands, the family business started by his grandfather, Dick, and currently run by his father, Jay, wasn’t at the top of Bart Simpson’s list. He preferred to build a career in aviation...