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- COVID-19 Resource Channel
SGIA is committed to providing our Digital Packaging Community with the most up-to-date resources on COVID-19. Stay informed by visiting the COVID-19 Resource Channel.
- 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!
Printing Operations Remaining Open Need To Implement A Sanitation Plan
April 10, 2020In order to assist printing operations in developing and implementing a program, SGIA has prepared a Sanitation Guide that is based on guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read here for details.
Status of States Listing Print as an Essential Business
April 10, 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.
Essential Business Designations in Canada
April 10, 2020Due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus around the world, countries have been taking actions to help prevent the spread. Read here for a summary of the actions taken so far to combat the spread of the virus in Canada.
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
Newly Merged SGIA and PIA Becomes PRINTING United Alliance
May 7, 2020PRINTING United Alliance brings together two long-standing printing organizations to better serve all communities within the printing industry.
Poland’s Digit Pack Moves to Corrugated Digital with EFI Nozomi C18000
May 6, 2020The new printer will allow Digit Pack to expand its business in corrugated digital printing, partaking in the exciting, growing opportunities of the sector’s digitization.
Sun Automation Group Celebrates 35 Years
May 5, 2020Company plans to virtually celebrate its 35 years with its employee-owners around the globe and continuing to provide the highest level of support and service to its customers.
SGIA and PIA Merge to Become the Largest, Most Comprehensive Printing and Graphic Arts Association in the Country
April 30, 2020On May 1, 2020, the two entities officially unite to bring resources and services together under one roof to best support future industry growth and longevity.
Sonoco Institute Offers Popular Introduction to Flexography Course Online
April 29, 2020Institute’s most popular hands-on workshop provides practical and fundamental knowledge for any flexographic role from press operator to sales, management and more.