Demystifying Named Spot Color Replacement Within RIP Software
March 26, 2019 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)It's been said that the named spot color functionality within RIP software is the most misunderstood and under-utilized feature set available to users. My experience as a color management consultant and trainer leads me to believe that this is a true statement.
Customization and Personalization with UV for the Retail Market
April 2, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)Digital printing technologies are leading the way toward increased personalization and customization in retail, and UV printing offers high durability an access to a wide variety of substrates. Explore the customization opportunity, and see how this opportunity fits with your business goals.
Women in Print Alliance: Fostering Leadership and Professional Growth
April 4, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)SGIA’s Women in Print Alliance is dedicated to expanding the visibility of, and opportunities for, women in the printing industry. In this informative presentation, the Alliance’s current chairperson will describe the group’s mandate, it’s goals, and why it is essential in today’s thriving printing industry.
Alder Technology Color Management Boot Camp (Portland, OR)
March 26 to 28, 2019 | Portland, OR, USALearn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
Garment Decorators Ultimate Computer Graphics Class (Fairfax, VA)
March 28 to 29, 2019 | Fairfax, VA, USADo you struggle with t-shirt art using computer graphic applications, fixing customer’s bad artwork, working with just an idea, creating color separations that work at press, doing high-end photo realistic color separations for light and dark shirts? Then this class is for you!
ColorCasters Color Management Boot Camp (Miami, FL)
April 2 to 4, 2019 | Miami, FL, USALearn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
March 3 to 5, 2019 | Tempe, AZ, USAIn partnership with Printing Industries of America, the 2019 President’s Conference is a gathering of ideas with unlimited potential. Get ideas on how you can expand your business, improve company culture, tap into the Millennial mind, be a better leader, thrive through innovation, and market your way to better sales.
Pro Imaging Golf Tournament
April 11 to 15, 2019 | Howey-in-the-Hills, FL, USAThis event is geared towards portrait labs, vertically integrated photography studios, and retail camera/photography stores and is hosted by The Pro Imaging EXPO.
Continuous Improvement Conference
April 14 to 17, 2019 | Dallas, TX, USAIn partnership with Printing Industries of America, the 2019 Continuous Improvement Conference is the only annual event focused on helping custom manufacturers such as printing and converting companies achieve operational excellence by using the concepts of Lean manufacturing and other management and quality systems.
Prop 65 Enforcement Action Update
February 15, 2019Based on a list of 60-day notice filings that have been registered with states regarding enforcement actions under Prop 65, 575 notices have been filed.
Electronic Injury and Illness Reporting Update for 2019
February 15, 2019In 2016, OSHA implemented a mandatory injury and illness electronic reporting rule for small employers that operate in certain “high hazard industries”. The requirement applies to any printing operation that has or had at any time last year more than 20 full time, part time, or temporary employees.
OSHA Increases Penalties For 2019
February 15, 2019On January 23, 2019, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced plans to increase the maximum penalties an employer can be issued for violations by slightly more than 1%.
News & Articles
GlobalData Reports 3D Printing a Potential Game-Changer for Global Power Market
March 19, 2019One of the most innovative and disruptive technological advancements that will transform the global power industry is 3D printing (additive manufacturing), says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
FUJIFILM Dimatix to Showcase Innovative Inkjet Technologies
March 19, 2019FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc. will demonstrate its piezoelectric inkjet technology and its high performance MEMS based drop-on-demand printheads at the upcoming LOPEC trade fair.
Great Dane Graphics Offers New Wildlife Designs
March 19, 2019Subjects range from armadillos and bears to whales and wolves in art styles from realistic to cartoon, with recent additions including “Grizzly with Elk,” “Mallard,” Cheetah Prowl” and “Wolf Creek.”