Business Management - Finance/Financial

Without a Second Stimulus, Expect Recovery to Slow
October 15, 2020 at 10:05 am

As the U.S. economy continues its climb from the depths of recession, there are still many questions regarding the second stimulus package. Further delays in an agreement could possibly lead to a deceleration of economic recovery. A situation like this would certainly slow recovery and the longer the wait, the more urgent the situation may become.

COVID-19 Business Indicators Show Recovery, But a Rocky Road Still Lies Ahead
August 20, 2020 at 9:29 am

In the second COVID-19 Print Business Indicators Report, participants indicated that activity, as well as optimism, was rising across all segments compared to the deepest days of the crisis. While the road ahead may still be challenging, the past few months have been highlighted by some clear steps toward recovery.

Heidelberg Announces Plans to Sell Gallus to benpac
July 23, 2020 at 8:51 am

Heidelberg has announced it is selling the Gallus Group to benpac holding ag, as part of the company's realignment. Though Heidelberg's future plans are to focus on sheetfed printing, it will still collaborate with Gallus on the Labelfire digital press.

Southern Champion Tray Acquires Honeymoon Paper Products
July 1, 2020 at 5:51 pm

Southern Champion Tray (SCT) has announced its acquisition of Honeymoon Paper Products, a supermarket and retail bakery, deli, food service, and wholesale packaging provider. Honeymoon's product portfolio will be integrated into SCT, expanding the printing technology opportunities for Honeymoon's packaging.

Restarting the Economy: What Printing and Packaging Companies Can Expect
June 2, 2020 at 9:31 am

As the lockdown on the economy lifts, printing and packaging companies can expect to see an upturn as demand increases for products and services. But this recession is unlike others we have seen in the past, and non-economic factors will impact the bounce back.

Benchmarking with PRINTING United Alliance’s Performance Ratios
May 26, 2020 at 8:42 am

In print, the best practices have been evolving for years across a diverse group of segments and there are plenty of lessons to be learned. Benchmarking against industry leaders and average companies provides invaluable insight and can set a struggling company on a new strategic path or even take an average firm to the next level of profitability.

Emory Professor Addresses Packaging Industry on Economic Impact of COVID-19
May 5, 2020 at 8:51 am

With uncertain economic times resulting from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, business owners and packaging companies are seeking strategies to prepare. In a Paperboard Packaging Council webinar hosted on Wednesday, April 29, Dr. Jeff Rosensweig of Emory University offered his outlook and insights on the economic impact of COVID-19.