Allen Press, Inc. is the recipient of seven awards from Printing Impressions’ 2017 Gold Ink Awards. Printing Impressions announced the winners in Philadelphia, Pa. on September 6. The Gold Ink Awards is the industry’s most prestigious print competition with thousands of entries submitted each year from printers around the nation. Top printers submit categorical representations of their best work, which is then evaluated by a panel of expert judges. Allen Press’ submissions received two gold winners, two silver winners, one bronze winner and two pewter winners. As further recognition of its continuing commitment to serve the scholarly market, Allen Press swept the Scientific and Technical Journal category – winning awards in gold, silver, bronze and pewter. Proving regardless of size its capabilities, expertise and determination in that arena are second to none. Not only did the Allen Press winning entries surpass competitors based on print and finishing quality, technical difficulty and overall visual effect, the work also showed what is possible for other creatives in the printing industry. Click Read More below for additional detail.
Printing Industries of America (PIA) is pleased to announce the addition of Konica Minolta Business Solutions to its National Buying Program. Building on the existing partnership of the two organizations, Konica Minolta will now offer considerable discounts to PIA members on more than two dozen of its bizhub and Accurio digital production printers.
“For many years, Konica Minolta has been associated with Printing Industries of America–as a member, as a sponsor, and most recently, as a Premier Partner. We have shared some great strides within our industry, and now Konica Minolta is excited to share discounted, master agreement pricing for all PIA members on our groundbreaking AccurioPress technology,” said Hampton Hale, Director, Business Intelligence Services with Konica Minolta Business Solutions, USA.
“Adding Konica Minolta to the National Buying Program roster fortifies our commitment to providing Printing Industries of America members with valuable benefits to enhance their growth potential and profitability,” said Michael Makin, President and CEO of Printing Industries of America. “This partnership demonstrates the shared vision of PIA and Konica Minolta toward the evolution and continued success of the printing industry.”
Konica Minolta sales representatives working with PIA members will be able to access the discounted pricing upon verification of membership status. The agreement is effective as of July 1, 2018. For more information about membership in Printing Industries of America, please visit www.printing.org/join. For more information about the numerous digital production printer options offered by Konica Minolta Business Solutions, please visit https://kmbs.konicaminolta.us/kmbs/technology/production-print.