Real-World Feedback on the Xerox iGen 5 Press

Advanced Automation, 5th Print Station, Ultimate Configurability The Xerox iGen 5 Press has many great qualities, including advanced automation, a fifth print station, exceptional image quality, application flexibility and a configurable platform. These features come up time and again when our customers talk about their love for the iGen 5. Learning from other print providers’…

60% Increase in Production Print Capacity via Automation

Peterborough-based PremCom’s print management services include web-to-print, multi-channel marketing and business mail. They process close to 1,500 web-to-print orders a day and previously were having to review each order to route it to the correct production queue. This gave PremCom’s management team an opportunity to apply automation. PremCom spent just one month implementing Xerox® FreeFlow® Core…

The Future of Smart Packaging

Smart Packaging uses printed electronics – circuits and sensors printed on everyday paper, proprietary technology that can detect anything from temperature to humidity to light. This smart sensor packaging brings sensors to normal, low-cost packages. One can see if a package was tampered with along the route, know exactly which conditions the package passed through,…

The Print World Is Changing

The world of print is changing. We talk to real printers to get their perspectives on some of the major changes they are experiencing. Hear their thoughts on everything from key trends and winning strategies, to their biggest challenges and best advice.

Three Opportunities in the Growing Packaging Industry

The global value of protective transit packaging products and systems totalled $112.3 billion in 2016 and is forecast to grow to $139.4 billion in 2022 according to a new report “The Future of Protective and Transit Packaging to 2022,” published by Smithers Pira in late 2017. There are three major conditions driving this growth: The continued…

When Is the Right Time to Invest in Inkjet?

Production InkJet is expanding, driven in some part by the need to manage lower print runs and heavy growth in variable-based, one-to-one marketing. As the market and platforms on offer have expanded, the investment required to take advantage of all that InkJet offers is becoming more and more compelling. Hear the points of view of several…

Using Personalisation to Attract More Customers

For many of your customers, attracting new business is probably one of their highest priorities. Sometimes traditional methods just aren’t enough. By acting as a marketing services provider and helping them to implement fully personalised marketing communications, you can help them dramatically improve results.   Whilst personalised direct mail will usually outperform other channels on its own, combining personalisation…

Win Your Share of the Thriving Photo Publishing Marketing

Digital technologies have dramatically changed the photo industry — and also created a wealth of new opportunities for print providers. Digital cameras, mobile devices and advancements in digital printing technologies have all reframed the photo industry. Today, consumers are creating customized products ranging from photo books, calendars and cards to brochures, portfolios and more. Tapping…

Tackling Smaller Print Runs with Automation

The business of print is changing. Print runs in the thousands are being replaced by smaller production runs of 300 or even a dozen. To stay profitable, your company now needs to efficiently process 200 jobs a day rather than the 20 from years past. That’s the value that on-demand, digital print technology can deliver….

Maximise Your Profit with the “Right” Print Jobs

Every print business owner would agree that having an innate understanding of the costs of jobs and which work is most profitable is key knowledge required to build a profitable business. Thinking beyond the very obvious costs — equipment, materials, machine time, etc is where the real value can lie.  Ultimately you want to everyone…