Industry News

Engaging the Consumer’s Senses

Special photochromic inks activated by UV light.   A recent article in PIASC’s Native.news publication, has an interesting article entitled, The Vanishing Tourist Postcard. In the article, the author explains, “Today, most people are happy to take their own photos rather than buying and sending postcards with pre-populated images.” While I completely understand the appeal of taking and sharing photos online, I think there’s…
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It’s Official. Print is Dead.

So, it’s official. Print is dead. I know this because the Washington Post said so. The headline read,…
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How do you define the Printing Industry?

There are a number of challenges facing the printing industry today. We have new tariffs on…
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Ransomware Hits SoCal Printers

Tomorrow morning you walk into your company and, when you switch on your computers, there’s a…
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Janet Steiner Selected Executive of the Year

Los Angeles, California—Printing Industries Association, Inc. of Southern California (PIASC) announces the selection of Janet Steiner,…
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The Printing Education Dilemma

Educating young people about the career opportunities available in the printing and graphics industry requires a…
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We’re All in this Together

Benjamin Franklin famously said, “We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all…
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Connecting Current Students with the Jobs of the Future

During a recent Coffee with Cheryl event, more than one person at the breakfast table complained about how…
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Hope for the best, plan for the worst

Well, here we go again. On July 13, 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom ordered a reversal of the…
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2020, the Year Everything Changed

This year has been one for the record books. Our lives and workplaces have been radically…
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