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How Could the Aluminum Tariff Impact Publishing Operations?

How Could the Aluminum Tariff Impact Publishing Operations?

The aluminum tariff that went into place in June is impacting printing plate manufacturers and the printers who rely on them for these products. With limited U.S. resources, these manufacturers have no choice but to source high-grade aluminum from foreign suppliers and pay the taxes.

How the State of the Trucking Industry Could Impact Publishers

How the State of the Trucking Industry Could Impact Publishers

The U.S. trucking industry is facing a crisis: not enough truck drivers to keep up with demand. This shortage is causing a ripple effect for professionals across every industry who depend on shipping or receiving goods over land transportation. This, of course,...
The Art of the Enduring Magazine

The Art of the Enduring Magazine

As a marketer working for a magazine printing company with a venerable lineage that tracks back to 1793, I love a good magazine success story. Especially in this disruptive age of multitudinous content platforms and shrinking attention spans. And there are great...
Be in the Know about NCOA

Be in the Know about NCOA

Estimates are that 8% of all mail is undeliverable due to incorrect addresses (approximately 40 million individuals and businesses move each year). In an effort to insure that mail reaches its intended recipients, the USPS requires mailers who claim presorted or...
Saddle or Perfect? Choosing the Right Magazine Binding

Saddle or Perfect? Choosing the Right Magazine Binding

The thickness of a publication determines whether or not the publisher has an option between saddle stitching the spine of their publication (typically three staples) or perfect binding (where the pages are trimmed and glued to the cover). Typically the spine of a...