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- COVID-19 Resource Channel
PRINTING United Alliance is committed to providing our Apparel Decorators Community with the most up-to-date resources on COVID-19. Stay informed by visiting the COVID-19 Resource Channel.
- Tech Tip: Dye Sublimation Heat Press Pressure
Learn how to properly set the pressure on your heat press for dye sublimation.
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- OSHA Top 10 Violations from 2019
The #1 OSHA violation for the printing industry in 2019 was lockout/tagout. Learn how to avoid these violations.
- Data and Insight on Benefits and Wages by Companies in Apparel
Find out how competitive you are to the industry: what benefits are expected by the employees and what is the range of wages provided by the companies.
October 26 to November 12, 2020PRINTING United, originally scheduled to take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on October 21-23, 2020, will now move to a powerful online experience this fall due to constraints surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
In case you missed it, the Apparel Decorators Committee held a live Town Hall meeting to discuss the challenges businesses are currently facing with COVID-19. Pete Lovelace and an expert Panel went in-depth on how each of the main functional business areas are being impacted. Re-watch now!
Hiring the Next Generation
June 11, 2019Finding, hiring, and retaining new talent is a challenge for all businesses, but can be especially difficult in manufacturing industries like printing. We desire technical and specialized skills in our employees, which seem to be increasingly difficult to find. Additionally, we have a perception problem with young people and their parents-they think the printing industry is contracting and that career opportunities are scarce. In this session, Donna Painter an Assistant Professor at Millersville University, will share information about hiring challenges and strategies to positively change perceptions of our industry. This session will also identify multiple sources, within the education sector, that you can use to find the types new talent you need to sustain and grow your business.
Prop 65: Where Are We Now?
June 13, 2019With the new warning regulations coming into effect last August, questions still exist regarding Prop 65 and how it applies to our inks, coatings, substrates and products! Do you need to certify for Prop 65? What testing needs to be done? When do I have to label? On top of this, citizen suits continue to rise! Join us for a lively discussion on these and other issues surrounding Prop 65 compliance!
OSHA Issues Guidance for Workplace COVID-19 Ventilation Improvements
November 19, 2020OSHA has released guidance instructing companies to consider steps to optimize building ventilation to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace.
OSHA Issues Guidance Alerting Employers of Commonly Cited COVID-19 Standards
November 18, 2020OSHA has released guidance to companies on the most common OSHA violations found when inspecting companies for COVID-19 compliance and how to avoid them.
New Jersey Governor Issues Executive Order Imposing COVID-19 Workplace Safety Measures
November 17, 2020New Jersey has adopted workplace safety standards for COVID-19 through Executive Order No. 192.
The Global Print Event of 2020: The PRINTING United Digital Experience
September 30, 2020By Denise M. Gustavson, NAPCO Media
PRINTING United Journal, June 2020
Exploring Computer-to-Screen Technology
September 30, 2020By Dave Dennings, KIWO Inc.
PRINTING United Journal, September 2020
Spoiling Profits: How to Reduce Rework and Reruns
September 30, 2020By Steve Kirk and Kathy Osterberg, GLS/NEXT Precision Marketing
PRINTING United Journal, September 2020
Michael Makin to Depart PRINTING United Alliance
December 1, 2020Former Printing Industries of America (PIA) president and CEO has served as EVP since the merger assisting in the transition of the combined organizations.
ColDesi Announces New Team Additions
November 24, 2020Part of a plan for continued growth, these new hires build on the successful addition of BestBlanks.com to the ColDesi family of brands.
Zach Silverman Named New Marketing Manager at InkSoft
November 19, 2020His primary responsibilities will include assisting in the creation and execution of the company’s marketing strategy.
The PRINTING United Digital Experience Live Event Concludes with Impressive Participation from the Global Industry
November 17, 2020Online programming and continued engagement on the PRINTING United Digital Experience platform is available to those who register free through Jan. 31, 2021.
Epson Debuts First 8.5-Inch Sublimation Printer for Home and Small Business
November 12, 2020The new printer delivers an affordable and intuitive solution for creating personalized awards, mugs, mousepads, face masks, mobile phone covers, T-shirts, hats, and more.