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Print On Demand

Here is where you'll find PODi articles, case studies and production workflow resources relevant to print-on-demand applications.

Marketing Services

This section includes PODi research, best practices and articles dedicated to selling and producing marketing services.

Packaging and Labels

Here is where you can access the growing repository of PODi materials to successfully build digital packaging business.

Production Resources

Providing Business Owners, Solution Architects, and IT/Operational Management a variety of unique PODi educational resources for implementing and improving print production workflows.

Zenarate

Zenarate is the exciting new sales training and practicing tool available to all PODi members. Use it to provide situational story-telling guides, practicing and coaching for your sales teams.

AppForum

May 11-13, 2015
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The Best Practices Conference for Selling, Implementing and Producing Digital Printing and marketing Solutions

BLOG ARTICLES

Here are the five most recent articles written by Caslon industry analysts and others relating to this business area. Click on the link below to see a listing of all related articles or visit our PODi Insights blog.
ImageInside the Brains of Solutions Buyers: No, we aren’t zombies … but who wouldn’t like to know what our prospects are thinking when they're taking our calls or sitting across the table? The final speakers and contents are rolling in for...
 
ImageCanon USA Creates a Special Customer Event: I, along with a handful of other media members, was invited to attend a Canon Create event.  Create is the name Canon gives to their customer advisory panel and the council meets twice per year to exchange...
 
ImageEFI Fiery GAPPE – Unearthing Print Production Problems Before They are Problems: We hear a lot about workflow automation, but today I’m going to discuss some tools designed to help your operators do their jobs quicker and more efficiently. I’m looking at EFI’s Fiery Graphic Arts...
 
Digital Press Capabilities Expanding with Special Inks and Special Effects: Recently Xerox announced the availability of gold and silver metallic inks for the Xerox 800/1000 press and Ricoh announced white and clear inks are available on the Ricoh Pro C7110X. These two announcements...
 
ImageDigital Lizard: An Example of Explosive Growth in the Print Industry: Sometimes it seems as if everything is doom and gloom in the printing industry with ongoing reports of plant closures, shrinking margins, and dwindling print volumes. But then I get a chance to chat with...
 

CASE STUDIES

These are the three most recently published application case studies relating to this business area. Click on the link at the bottom of this section for a list of all relevant case studies or use the Case Studies menu to peruse our full library of 500+ application case studies.
Latcham Direct Christmas CampaignLatcham Direct Christmas Campaign: Latcham Direct wanted a Christmas campaign sent to their current clients to thank them for using their services and welcome them into the festive period as well as showcasing a highly personalized cross media campaign which would be engaging for the clien ...
 
Company Spotlight: Bassett DirectCompany Spotlight: Bassett Direct: Bassett Direct has always been a marketing services company leveraging digital printing since its inception in 1994. Its tagline “It’s Personal” encompasses their vision of using the capabilities of digital printing and solutions to personalize direct mar ...
 
Company Spotlight: York Wallcoverings Continues to InnovateCompany Spotlight: York Wallcoverings Continues to Innovate: America's oldest and largest wallpaper manufacturer, York has been making wallcoverings since 1895 in its original location in Pennsylvania's Susquehanna Valley. York currently offers over 15,000 wallpapers for both residential and commercial markets. In ...
 

PRODUCTION RESOURCES

We have a growing collection of resources to help you streamline your production workflow. These are the three latest additions related to this business area. Use the link below to see all the relevant production workflow materials or use the Production Resources menu to search the entire content base.
EFI Fiery Graphic Arts Package, Premium Edition Product BriefingEFI Fiery Graphic Arts Package, Premium Edition Product Briefing: EFI’s Fiery Graphic Arts Package, Premium Edition, (GAPPE) is a set of powerful tools integrated into the Fiery server designed to identify, diagnose and fix issues in order to get jobs out the door without a lot of proof prints and with minimal time a ...
 
Canon PRISMAsync Remote Manager Product BriefingCanon PRISMAsync Remote Manager Product Briefing: Canon PRISMAsync Remote Manager is a licensed module that comes with their cutsheet production presses. It provides a highly-graphical method for managing media, jobs and job queues for multiple presses via a web browser interface.
 
Standard Register PODi Workflow Case StudyStandard Register PODi Workflow Case Study: This 9-part video case study reviews how Standard Register is using EFI PrintFlow and Fiery Central to schedule, automate and manage the production workflows for a very large operation. This particular plant is using EFI PrintFlow and Fiery Central to ...
 

SALES RESOURCES

We have a growing collection of resources to help you streamline your production workflow. These are the three latest additions related to this business area. Use the link below to see all the relevant production workflow materials or use the Production Resources menu to search the entire content base.
Opportunities for Digital Printing in Labels: This report provides an in-depth review of the label market in North America. The report tracks the progress of digital printing and identifies the opportunities for further growth.
 
Opportunities for Digital Printing in Folding Cartons: This report is an in-depth look at the folding carton industry in North America and the opportunity for digital printing. The report covers paperboard applications and production processes, the digital value proposition, entry options, and cost thresho ...
 
Opportunities for Digital Printing in Flexible Packaging: Provides a review of the state of the art for printing in the North American flexible packaging market and the new opportunities for digital printing. The report includes an overview of the flexible packaging industry, applications and processes, and d ...
 

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