A Post-Closing Checklist for a Successful M&A Integration
November 19, 2018 at 9:29 am

In an M&A transaction, navigating the sequence of events dictated by the closing process needs to be carefully managed so the parties involved can successfully reach the point where they can say, "Congratulations - we did it!"

Untangling the Finishing Process
August 27, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Implementing a streamlined finishing workflow requires a lot of attention and planning, from equipment maintenance to space within a facility.

The Spectrum of Culture: From Employee to Customer
June 12, 2018 at 11:55 am

As printers, we obsess in the pursuit of perfection, such as on the spectrum of color. But there is a different spectrum that is perhaps even more difficult to master, and for which alignment is even more critical: the Cultural Spectrum.

Delta What? - An Introduction to Delta E
March 27, 2018 at 11:21 am

Brands and their associated colors are often so closely connected that consumers can quickly recognize a brand based solely off color - think Coca-Cola and red. In packaging, color differentiation is often measured in terms of "Delta E," with the goal to keep that number as low as possible. But what exactly is Delta E, and how can printers better understand this essential measurement?

Five Packaging Trends to Follow in 2018
February 12, 2018 at 2:26 pm

Each year, market intelligence agency Mintel releases a collection of Global Packaging Trends. David Luttenberger of Mintel shared his thoughts behind this year’s five trends.

A Litte Care Goes a Long Way in Flexo Plate Maintenance
October 18, 2017 at 4:05 pm

Flexo plates have a tough job, whirring around on a print cylinder, covered in ink and repeatedly transferring an image to a substrate. But to make sure these plates can withstand the high-impact nature of printing, they require delicate care and maintenance.