This includes web offset to gravure, sheet-fed offset to digital, flexo to offset, flexo to gravure and hybrid processes. It identifies trends for the key market segments in North America including: commercial, book, and publication printers as well as newspapers, packaging printers, in-plants, and ad agencies and discusses concept, content, imposition and contract proofs. It evaluates the future based on lessons learned and key emerging trends and provides an outlook for printers and other firms in the print value chain. State Street Consultants Electronic Displacement of Print This study looks at how print is impacted by existing and emerging technologies. This report also provides background information on key trends within the operating environment, including economic, demographic, advertising and other key information drawn from a database. It addresses ad formats digital vs.
Additional limitations exist in the colours that can be printed, although some equipment suppliers have introduced spot colour capability with metallic and some specialist fluorescent toner capability. Digitization and copyrightElectronic mediaMarketing innovationsLong Tail business modelChanges in trade patterns are impacting upon book production in Europe. It also includes global trends in direct marketing that may impact or influence the North American print market. What impact will these changes have on the utilization of their products and services, and possible changes in their customer base. It also investigates printing process trends and shifts, for example from litho to digital. The scope of the study is global product development with attention to those that could offer opportunities to the North American printing industry. According to the report, electrophotography is the major contributor to the digital market.
An interactive model is included. Digital print will also exploit many new opportunities for high value short runs and move increasingly into labels and packaging. The 51 countries analyzed in detail in this study account for an estimated 99% of the global print market. The reduction of costs and application to new substrates are just two benefits which have unlocked a whole new platform for electronic applications. This project defines the size of the quick print market dollars and sites , and profiles the profit leaders including product mix and print processes. Strategies 2007 Trends in Inkjet Technologies This study reviews the technology and product lifecycle of inkjet products used for output applications non-proofing. It looks back at what happened, why, deaths and births of companies, evolution of markets, emerging technologies, changing business practices, etc.
The report includes details of the key trends driving the industry as well as technology forecasts for the upcoming decade. Introduction to Digital Printing is the first ever basic introductory guide to commercial digital printing. This data is provided for 51 national markets, together accounting for over 99% of the global print market, as well as on a region-by-region basis. It also addresses how the Internet, and new business models for advertisers, impact print. Historical as well as forecast data and trends for the future are important. Many are adding services beyond mailing and fulfillment.
India and China are the fastest-growing national markets for consumer flexible packaging according to Pira, together accounting for 44. It also provides a profile of equipment utilized. With much of the world either, recovering, in the midst, or entering economic recession — the global approach was important to help understand where major developments in the print industry are occurring and allow key players in the markets to best adapt to significant changes. There is also less choice of paper and substrate stocks with digital printing, however more paper companies are now supplying suitable grades while some printers apply primers to their materials. This study identifies consumables shifts as printers transition from conventional to digital by application.
Van Den Bosch; Microweb Technology N. This study also covers technological innovations and technology adoption in both capital equipment and consumables. This study provides a broad overview of the roles and responsibilities of the North American U. Strategies Benchmarking and Worldwide Market Trends for Flexographic Printing This study benchmarks current press, consumables and production data and provides forecasts thru 2012 while evaluating the current and future environment for flexography. This study updates the 2003 report, plus addresses new objectives noted above.
Study provides an understanding of digital printing adoption impacts on the entire print value-chain, including analog print technologies. This study also identifies equipment and media currently in use and explores emerging trends in technologies and applications. PrintCom Consulting Group Sourcing Behavior of North American Print Originators: 2003-2013 This study looks at North American print purchasing trends. This study quantifies the value of global markets for print machinery and other equipment, printing inks, printing substrates and other consumables. This study includes a baseline year of 2013, with a 3 year look back 2010 and a 5 year projection 2018. The maturing of Big Data with technology able to identify potentially valuable customers is a very powerful tool, and digital print will be used as a communication channel for this output. Thoroughly researched and user-friendly, Introduction to Printing and Finishing is indispensable to anyone involved in the printing industry.
This revised database updates the worldwide data from 2007 and offers adjusted forecasts through 2014 for the global printing industry and its various components. Covering both analog and digital processes, the study sizes the market both historical and 3-5 years hence ; identifies typical vertical markets utilizing wide-format printing; evaluates workflow; provides data and analysis of equipment installed base both press and finishing , inks and substrates data and trends, color trends, drivers and barriers for growth such as electronic signage and opportunities for the future. It identifies sales trends for the next 5-10 years. Each of these books is written in approachable, jargon free language to explain a particular process: what it is, how it works, practical applications, costs, products available, strengths and weaknesses. The focus is on newspaper inserts, in-store inserts, direct mail, and magazines.