Follow Us: Twitter LinkedIn Facebook


Specialty Graphic Imaging Association

SGIA Press Release

Press Releases

PRINTING United Show Floor 90% Sold

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Fri, 2019-02-15 12:07
Publication/Release Date: 
Feb 12, 2019
Over 500 exhibitors have signed up to be part of the show’s launch 

“The purpose and strength of PRINTING United is its support of businesses who are making the most of the convergence phenomenon," says SGIA President & CEO Ford Bowers.

SGIA Shows Nevada SPCA Love with 2018 Expo Shirt Proceeds

Submitted by Lauren Searson on Thu, 2019-02-14 10:35
Publication/Release Date: 
Feb 14, 2019
Over $4,600 in Shirt Sales Benefits Nonprofit Organization

SGIA donated the $4,603.56 it received from its 2018 SGIA Expo T-shirt proceeds.

SGIA’s Women in Print Alliance Now Operating as Advisory Council

Submitted by Lauren Searson on Tue, 2019-01-29 13:26
Publication/Release Date: 
Jan 29, 2019
Council of 17 printing industry leaders oversees initiatives supporting female peers.

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) Women in Print Alliance is now an official advisory council with 17 female leaders representing different facets of the printing industry.

10 Installers Achieve PDAA Master Certification Status

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Thu, 2019-01-24 09:09
Publication/Release Date: 
Jan 24, 2019
Better business chief among benefits of certification.

PDAA Master Certified status is recognized by Arlon, Avery, FLEXcon, Mactac, Orafol and Ritrama, and automatically earns Avery certification.

SGIA Opens Registration for Second FP3 Conference

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Tue, 2019-01-15 09:33
Publication/Release Date: 
Jan 15, 2019
Special events and a very funny master of ceremonies add energy to learning

Super early bird discounts apply through February 15.

Call for Presentations Announced for PRINTING United 2019

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Tue, 2019-01-08 10:34
Publication/Release Date: 
Jan 08, 2019
Largest printing-focused expo in North America seeks forward-looking, business-building concepts

Proposals are due by February 22, 2019.

Scholarship Season Opens at SGIA

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Thu, 2019-01-03 11:26
Publication/Release Date: 
Jan 03, 2019
SGIA makes $40,000 available for students at member schools

"It's essential that we encourage our developing workforce," said Ford Bowers, President & CEO, SGIA.

SGIA Creates First-ever Convergence Council

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Fri, 2018-12-28 10:09
Publication/Release Date: 
Dec 13, 2018
New council taps supplier executives from all printing industry segments to advise association 

In an unprecedented move, SGIA has created a Suppliers and Manufacturers Council (SMC), an elite group of industry leaders who will advise the association on issues and concerns related to the future success of their companies, their customers and, more importantly, the printing industry.

THREADX Plays Ball with Major League Merchandisers 

Submitted by Kate Achelpohl on Fri, 2018-12-28 09:59
Publication/Release Date: 
Dec 18, 2018
Panel discussion at THREADX 19 calls on the White Sox, Astros, Dodgers and Wilson Sporting Goods to talk about changes in purchasing and promotional trends in sports. 

Consumer trends are making a difference in what sports teams offer fans.


Subscribe to Press Release: Monthly archive