Tag: Training and Education

Esko Gifts $1.2 Million to Indiana State Packaging Engineering Program

Recognizing the packaging industry’s aging workforce and emerging skills gap, Esko has made a $1.2 million in-kind gift the Indiana State University packaging engineering technology program. By working with the same software that helps produce nine out…

Siegwerk Celebrates Grand Opening of Ink Lab at Sonoco Institute

Siegwerk held a ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony to celebrate the new Siegwerk Ink Lab at Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics on Wednesday, September 4th. The lab will provide students with opportunities to e…

Sustainability Strategies Luncheon: Inside and Out

Gain a clearer view of how companies in the printing industry implement sustainability strategies, and the difference it’s made for their organization. This luncheon will feature a lively panel discussion that works to define sustainability, and …

Paperboard Industry Plants Deep Roots with TICCIT Outreach Program

Paperboard packaging manufacturers across North America recently participated in the Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees (TICCIT) program, developed by the Paperboard Packaging Council. The educational program teaches young students about the sustai…

Strategies for Workforce Development Success

Attracting, recruiting, and retaining high-quality employees has been a growing challenge across the printing and packaging industries. But through internal strategies and targeted outreach, printers and converters can find the right people to keep the…

Registration Opens for Fifth Annual Digital Packaging Summit

The fifth annual Digital Packaging Summit will return to Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., in November, providing package printing executives an opportunity to network and learn about the latest digital packaging technologies. Those who are interested in attend…

SGIA Awards $40,000 in Graphic Communications Scholarships

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has announced the recipients of $40,000 worth of graphic communications scholarships. Out of 67 applicants, the association awarded 20 SGIA Educational Institution Member students with $2,000 each.

What Package Printers Can Learn By Attending PRINTING United 2019

Dan Marx, director of content development at SGIA, recently sat down with Cory Francer, editor-in-chief of Packaging Impressions, to discuss all of the educational opportunities for package printers at the upcoming PRINTING United expo, which will be h…