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web-to-print

The key decision for adopting W2P, is the boost it gives to production efficiency. Is your business making the most of W2P?

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color control

Only about 5% have a fully automated color controlled workflow. This means that 95% are processing print jobs inefficiently and are wasting much needed cash.

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laying the
golden egg

Better Business

Most commercial and publishing print markets in most European countries are at best described as ‘soft’. Packaging and functional/industrial print are in more robust health. But all print companies need to grow turnover in the face of ever decreasing prices and margins. In most cases, this means introducing new products or services, typically by adopting a fresh ‘print application’.

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strategy – why and how?

Sales and Marketing

As a manager, you can’t observe and control everything. A business strategy will help throughout your organization. With a well-implemented strategy, people are more able to make decisions and resources can be allocated more sufficient to accomplish key objectives. The strategy provides a clear business map defining both goals and ways to achieve those. It will also help to create more space in time with efficiency as result.

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iso print standards explained

Production

ISO standards tend to divide opinion. They can be considered an expensive box-ticking exercise involving costly consultants and a halt to day to day business. Or they are recognized as a means of applying global expertise delivered via a single document. Implementation of ISO standards can indeed be slow and costly, however, these documents can also deliver substantial benefits to the business, and their reach goes beyond commercial applications.

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Business Healthcheck

business health check

This online Business Scorecard helps you find out how healthy your business is and which areas can be improved.

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personality in print

J. Chris Bowen
Chief Technology Officer
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prokom awards

Prokom Innovation Awards – celebrating the best in print and the people who produce it.

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Colour management has never been easier to implement than it is today. And yet, you could also say that it’s more challenging than ever to control and manage colours across a range of devices and substrates. Why is this? Aren’t there standards to follow? https://t.co/1komxJvjQ4

Augmented reality is no longer the future, it's the present, and if you don't pay it attention now, you will be left behind! https://t.co/uNcPDnhugH #augmentedreality

e-learning

shaping color control to business

We have seen a dramatic transition from monoprint to full color in office documents and commercial print applications. In the current operating climate there is no place for poor color control or inconsistent print results either in offset or digital.

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print in action as a multi-sensory experience

The automotive giant Toyota has come up with a clever, sensory way to tell whether its new 2018 Toyota Camry gets your motor running. Multi-sensory, 3-D, connected print has the power to surprise and delight. When it comes to channel choice, the obvious one isn’t necessarily the right one.

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prokom conference 2018

highlights: quotes, photos and more

The second Prokom annual conference in Budapest on the 6th and 7th of June has been widely acknowledged as a resounding success from both Konica Minolta and the Prokom members. But don’t take our word for it – see for yourself!

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