Economic conditions impact on print, between 2010-2014 the largest economies in Western Europe and North America experienced some declines in print, but this sparked some technological improvement such as...
- Sheet fed presses print up to 16 pages of letter-sized product at a time, with up to 15,000 impressions per hour.
- Web presses print 32 pages at a time at speeds over 40,000 impressions per hour, and are usually used for production runs of more than 50,000 copies.
- Print on Demand
- Personalized and Variable Data
- Going Green
PI World expects a 1% increase in the commercial print industry in the upcoming year due to a better economy and the advancements in technology. The industry has made a shift away from the traditional offset printing to more variable, flexible or cost efficient methods.