Industry Reports

Measure your business against the competition and see where you can grow or expand. Learn about the industry: markets/products served, capital investment decisions, winning strategies, workforce development and more. Make informed decisions!

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SGIA Industry Benchmarking Reports

Find detailed information about a wide variety of areas including equipment use and purchases, market and product areas, financial performance and outlook, competitive strategies and more.


Markets and Products (Q1)
Find out about the markets and products the industry serves, their growth potential and opportunities printers find expanding their capabilities into new areas.

Financial Performance (Q2) 
Compare your company's financial performance with the industry and learn the strategies to grow your sales, increase profits and overcome the obstacles along the way.

SGIA Economy Watch, May 2019
A summary of the American economy’s performance, prospects and defining issues. Includes trends in GDP, business investment, consumer spending, employment and other major economic indicators. Published quarterly by the SGIA Research Department.


Critical Trends Report: Commercial Printing, Winter 2019  
The commercial printing segment’s performance and prospects; trends in diversification, personalization, integration, and interactive/mobile; and “best in business intelligence” guidance on creating and maintaining competitive advantage.

Wage, Salary, and Sales Compensation Report  
SGIA Wage, Salary, and Sales Compensation Survey asked specialty graphics companies to report their company size, annual revenue, payroll information for 32 various positions and benefits provided to their employees.

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SGIA Women in Print Report
In 2017, SGIA and the Women in Print Alliance surveyed women in the industry to set a benchmark for the Alliance’s work. The Alliance’s goals are threefold: to attract, retain and advance women in the industry through mentoring, education and personal and professional development.

“Among other things, the Industry
Surveys has been invaluable in our
business as it helps us to see what
others in our industry are experiencing
and hurdles, they may be encountering."     

Shawn LaFave, CAS, President, North
Georgia Promotions

“At Olympus Group, we use SGIA’s research
in helping us make informed business decisions related to the industry. We
believe they do the best job around
at providing relevant research
related to our niche."  

Brian Adam, President, Olympus Group