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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!
PRINTING United (Atlanta, GA)
October 21 to 23, 2020PRINTING United is the largest printing event in North America, bringing all printing industry segments together under one roof.
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!
Critical Manufacturing or Essential Businesses– Guidance from the Department of Homeland Security
March 31, 2020The Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has issued federal guidance on March 19, 2020 categorizing a variety of manufacturers as among “essential” infrastructure. This guidance was updated on March 23, 2020 with an important addition to the “critical manufacturing” section. Read here for more information.
Status of States Listing Print as an Essential Business
March 30, 2020Throughout the country, each state is at a different stage in their COVID-19 response. Find what category your state is currently in here. SGIA is working to keep this page as updated as possible.
Can You Get COVID-19 From Your Mail?
March 27, 2020A common question that is being asked is “Can I become infected with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) by touching my mail or a package?” Read here for answers.
The Future of Direct-to-Shape
March 20, 2020By Karis Copp, Industry Author
SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, March/April 2020
Who Are You, Really?
December 2, 2019By Jonathan Darling, President, Romo Durable Graphics
SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Prognostications & Advice for Success in 2020
December 2, 2019SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Xitron Initiates Stimulus Package for Printers
March 31, 2020Program allows printers to purchase necessary RIP and workflow software with little cash outlay and interest-free payments.
GMG Americas Remains Fully Operational Through COVID-19
March 25, 2020GMG has announced a contingency plan to assist its user community in any way possible.
IIMAK Releases COVID-19 Statement
March 21, 2020IIMAK remains committed to the well-being of employees, business partners, and local communities and has taken decisive actions to protect the team’s health, safety, and security.
Xitron Installs 5,000th SCREEN CTP Interface
March 18, 2020The interface is designed to allow virtually any RIP or workflow to drive PlateRite computer-to-plate systems manufactured by SCREEN Graphic Solutions Co.
Sun Chemical Issues Updated Supply Chain Statement
March 17, 2020Sun Chemical continues to monitor its global supply chain, managing each site and warehouse and maintaining frequent communication with its supply base.