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Canadian Printing Awards Presented in Toronto

More than 220 people attended the 10th annual Canadian Printing Awards held in Toronto last week, hosted by Steve Paikin of TVO’s The Agenda, to recognize four industry leaders and some of the world’s best printing. >> Read full article

Times Press Acquires Certain Apache Assets, Following Bankruptcy

A third major Calgary printer runs into financial difficulties over the past year, as The Times Press acquires assets relating to Apache Superior’s client base and equipment is prepared for a December auction. >> Read full article

Modest Salary Increases in 2016

In 2016, the Conference Board of Canada projects average increases for non-unionized employees to be 2.6 percent, with the lowest increases going to workers in British Columbia and Alberta. >> Read full article

 Featured News 
Mohawk Names Digital Print Lab to Honour Hugh Cameron

Mohawk Names Digital Print Lab to Honour Hugh Cameron

Hugh Cameron, a long-time supporter of Mohawk students, was recognized last week for his leadership in building one of the most-advanced digital printing labs at any college in Canada, used by more than 200 students in the three-year Advanced Diploma Graphic Design program. Cameron, who began his career in the packaging industry in 1951, is the Chairman of Retail Ready Packages Inc. and President of the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation of Canada. He has secured more than $750,000 worth of equipment and funding for student scholarships and bursaries. >> Learn More…


USPS Reports $5.1 billion Loss in Fiscal Year

The world’s largest mail system reported a net loss of US$5.1 billion for fiscal year 2015, which, according to the USPS, is largely due to mandated payments out of its control, as calls for protective legislation continue. >> Read full article

Heidelberg Reports First Six Months

German press maker states it is on course after the first half of its financial year 2015/2016 with group sales increasing to €1.162 billion (previous period at €996 million) and an improvement in incoming orders. >> Read full article

PIA Names 2016 Officers and Directors

Bradley Thompson of Inland Press in Detroit becomes Chairman of the Board for Printing Industries of America, while Canadians joining the board include Hemlock’s Richard Kouwenhoven and Twin City’s David Potje. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

DIA Seminar, Colour Science for OBAs

Location: Spicers Canada, Vaughan
Date: November 18 >> More Info

IAPHC, Gallery of Superb Printing, Entry Deadline

Location: Online
Date: December 1 >> More Info

EFI Connect Users’ Conference

Location: Wynn Las Vegas, NV
Date: January 19-22 >> More Info

CMA, The Gathering

Location: Banff, AB
Date: February 3-5 >> More Info

Graphics of the Americas

Location: Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL
Date: February 18-20 >> More Info