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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.
ImageVDP Software Adoption Rates are High: Caslon has surveyed the marketplace to learn about adoption rates of VDP software for direct mail. Except for the In-Plant segment, adoption rates in North America can’t get much higher. Most of the larger...
 
Direct Mail Volume Up in 2016: USPS data shows that the volume of Standard A mail rose by 2.3% in 2016 vs 2015.  Volumes rose from 79.4 billion to 81.2 billion pieces. This compares to no change from 2015 to 2016. (Note this is data for...
 
ImageTrevecca Nazarene University In-plant Pulls Off Major Turnaround with Xerox and EFI: by Greg Cholmondeley, Workflow Practice Director, Caslon & Company I recently interviewed Kelly Huebscher, who runs print services at Trevecca Nazarene University, for a PODi Video Case Study....
 
ImageWorkflow Automation in a Job Shop Produces Unexpected Benefits: In PODi’s webinar, Workflow Automation – What Every Printer Needs to Know, sponsored by Xerox, Chris Bradshaw, GM of the AlphaGraphics franchise in Layton, Utah, took us through his journey to put workflow...
 
ImageSuccessfully Implementing Workflow Automation in a Job Shop: When it comes to justifying workflow automation, especially in small to mid-size print shops, getting a good fix on the ROI can be elusive. That’s because labor savings on each job might not translate to...
 

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.
Lake Land College Print & Mail Services Saves Money and Delivers ResultsLake Land College Print & Mail Services Saves Money and Delivers Results: Founded 1966, Lake Land College is a 8,200-student public community college located in Mattoon, Illinois. Starting in 2005, Lake Land College initiated an aggressive program to modernize its in-plant printing operations in order to meet the college’s grow ...
 
Worth Higgins Delivering Results Over the WebWorth Higgins Delivering Results Over the Web: Worth Higgins & Associates is Virginia’s largest sheet-fed commercial printer. They have a large number of offset and digital presses. This case study focuses on their Worth Connects division and how they are leveraging MarcomCentral Web-to-Print to d ...
 
De Bradelei Stores Reconnect with Lapsed CustomersDe Bradelei Stores Reconnect with Lapsed Customers: De Bradelei Stores are a group of shopping outlet malls in the UK offering fashion from leading brands at discounted prices. They wanted to increase traffic and boost sales in Autumn 2016 by targeting lapsed customers from their extensive database. Workin ...
 

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.
RICOH TotalFlow Prep Product BriefingRICOH TotalFlow Prep Product Briefing: Ricoh has completely rewritten their TotalFlow Prep make-ready solution. TotalFlow Prep is designed to provide shop operators a powerful tool to quickly and accurately preparing documents for production and sharing in portable PDF format. This PODi Produc ...
 
Trevecca Nazarene University Case StudyTrevecca Nazarene University Case Study: Kelly Huebscher runs Print Services at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tennessee. A year ago she purchased E ...
 
Canon's PRISMAsync Version 5 Product BriefingCanon's PRISMAsync Version 5 Product Briefing: Canon's PRISMAsync Version 5 enhancements, based upon a new native PDF architecture, will deliver a more flexible, conformance-based, operator-centric workflow control which certain types of printing operations will find particularly valuable.
 

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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