Highcon to Showcase Solutions for High-End Finishing at PRINTING United

    Many printing businesses that have mastered short-run production with digital presses still struggle with short-run finishing, which conventional postpress equipment isn’t well suited to handling. With the solutions it will promote at PRINTING United (Dallas, October 23-25, 2019), Highcon offers printers a better way.

    PRINTING United Show Floor 90% Sold

    Industry-leading suppliers and manufacturers have reserved 90% of available exhibit space for the debut of PRINTING United (Dallas; October 23 - 25, 2019), according to event partners NAPCO Media and the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA).

    Blog: Considering Convergence

    Dan Marx of SGIA writes, "While there is much discussion on convergence in today’s printing industry, it is neither new nor unique to this time. There are surely times in which convergence and its effects are more pronounced, but this concept is a part of our past, present and future."



    palamides USA Inc. Means to “Deliver” as an Exhibitor at PRINTING United

    February 5, 2019 — “It’s all about the timing,” says Bob Conboy, President of palamides USA Inc., of the opportunity he’ll have to showcase important additions to the company’s product line as an exhibitor at PRINTING United (Dallas, Texas, October 23-25, 2019).

    In PRINTING United, MBO America Finds the Venue It's Been Wishing For

    February 4, 2019 — As a solution provider evolves, so does its need for market exposure that can evolve along with it — especially when it comes to trade shows. MBO America, a leading provider of modular web and cutsheet finishing solutions, believes that exhibiting at PRINTING United will let it take advantage of precisely this kind of brand-building opportunity.

    Discount Labels Plans to 'Shout It Loud' at PRINTING United

    January 16, 2019 — Debbi Ulmer, Marketing Director, says she’s excited to see PRINTING United emerge as a “well rounded event for the trade” and an ideal venue for telling the Discount Labels story. Ulmer says that as an exhibitor, Discount Labels will use the opportunity to educate the print marketplace about its own full-spectrum capabilities in label production.



    PrintSites Aligns with PRINTING United – and Vice Versa

    The opportunity to interface with all of the audiences that PrintSites now serves is what makes exhibiting at PRINTING United attractive to the company. PrintSites will meet the crowds in a 20’ x 30’ booth where it will be able to conduct eight demos simultaneously.

    Call for Presentations Announced for PRINTING United 2019

    The organizers of PRINTING United 2019 have opened the Call for Presentations for the event. The debut of PRINTING United will feature nearly 100 educational sessions on topics including new technologies, printing techniques, market trends and conditions, and sales business strategies.

    Ricoh Expands Commitment to Industry Advocacy, Transformation with PRINTING United Expo 2019 Participation

    Ricoh USA, Inc. today announced that it has signed on to participate as a leading sponsor and exhibitor in PRINTING United Expo 2019, taking place in Dallas, October 23-25, 2019. This early commitment further demonstrates Ricoh’s Commercial & Industrial Printing Business Group’s dedication to investing in initiatives that will empower its customers’ business growth and advocate for the future success of print.



    A Time of Change

    With confetti raining down from the ceiling of the Tao Nightclub amid a brilliant display of lasers and neon lights, 2018 SGIA Expo attendees celebrated the opening night of a successful event in Las Vegas on Oct. 18 and toasted to the future with the launch of PRINTING United in Dallas next October.

    MindFire Inc. to Showcase Marketing Automation Solutions at PRINTING United

    As Mackenzi Farsheed, Director of Demand Generation and Marketing for MindFire Inc., correctly observes, “Every printer needs to sell more print.” What most printers lack are “automated communication nurture and marketing programs” that generate leads by drawing their customers to them. Multi-channel solutions of this kind, says Farsheed, are precisely what MindFire Inc. will present to printers as an exhibitor at PRINTING United (Dallas, Texas, October 23-25, 2019).

    GPA Will Embrace a Single-Market Focus in Its Exhibit at PRINTING United

    The industry will have to wait a little longer to learn GPA’s specific plan for exhibiting at PRINTING United. But, Mary Ann Geers, the company’s SR Vice President for Marketing and Corporate Strategy, reveals that GPA intends to “ramp up our presence at the event” as a leading supplier of substrates for graphic and packaging applications in all printing processes.



    Rollem International Foresees Continuum of Opportunity at PRINTING United

    After nearly five decades of trade show success at SGIA Expo, finishing systems leader Rollem International anticipates more of the same at PRINTING United. Rollem International has been an exhibitor at SGIA for 45 years,” notes Susan Corwin, Marketing Manager. “Over that time, we have witnessed both the organization and trade show grow exponentially based on their ability to adapt to changes in the industry.”

    The 2018 SGIA Expo Marks an End to Industry Segmentation

    A bustling crowd of roughly 24,000 people packed the Las Vegas Convention Center from October 18 to October 20, 2018. The reason? The SGIA Expo – to be clear, the last SGIA Expo. Those who came to the event got the chance to learn tips to improve their businesses, catch a glimpse of new and upcoming technologies and share insights among their fellow industry peers. With 600 exhibitors in attendance, there was no shortage of activity, conversation and presentations.

    As SGIA Expo Evolves into PRINTING United, Commercial Printing Joins the Mix

    In its final iteration as SGIA Expo, the leading trade show for the North American print industry welcomed 24,293 registrants to the Las Vegas Convention Center, where 612 exhibitors highlighted the latest technology driving the industry. At the conclusion of the show however, the SGIA Expo name was officially retired, as it evolves into PRINTING United, a new event for all segments of print.