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PRINTING United Exhibitors Share Plans for Inaugural Show

Exhibitors on the sold-out show floor in Dallas to unveil new technology, run live product demonstrations and more On October 23, PRINTING United will open its doors to its newest expo and education platform, built on the strong foundation of SGIA Expo. Exhibitors are already touting their presence at the show by offering attendees a … Continued

PRINTING United’s PDAA Pro Team Relay to Showcase Installers’ Skills

The show-floor excitement at PRINTING United (October 23 – 25, Dallas) will extend beyond the 600-plus exhibitors when installers put their skills to the test in the PDAA Pro Team Relay at booth 7250. The two-day (October 23 and 24) special event will see two-person installer teams competing in a series of testing stations in … Continued

NYS Mandatory Harassment Prevention Guidance Finalized

First Steps Required By Oct 9, 2018 – Read on for a Solution! Recently, the New York State Department of Labor published final guidance on the State’s mandated workplace harassment prevention requirements and pushed back the date by which all existing employees must be trained to October 9, 2019. The final guidance also states that … Continued

Fourth Quarter 2017 Safety Webinars

Have a new employee, a new chemical in the workplace, or temporary employees who are exposed to hazardous chemicals? Now you can give them OSHA Mandated training without delay and for minimal cost. Whether you have one employee, a large group, or even employees spread out over multiple shifts, this is for you. All you … Continued

September Safety Webinars

Have a new employee, a new chemical in the workplace, or temporary employees who are exposed to hazardous chemicals? Now you can give them OSHA Mandated training without delay and for minimal cost. Whether you have one employee, a large group, or even employees spread out over multiple shifts, this is for you. All you … Continued

2017 Franklin Luminaire Awards

     JOIN US ON OCTOBER 18, 2017 5:30 PM TO 10:00 PM The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers  |  23rd Street and West Side Highway  |  New York, NY 10011 If you were with us for last year’s Franklin Luminaire Awards. a big Thank You!  Your participation, along with the hundreds of others who attended that … Continued

Printer’s $300k Fine from DOL for Use of Temp Employment Agency Raises Questions!

Printer’s $300k Fine from DOL for Use of Temp Employment Agency Raises Questions!  Annual PIA Human Resources Conference on May 4 & 5 Provides Answers! A recent Printing Impressions article detailing problems occurring with a business practice commonly used in the printing industry, use of a temporary employment agency, and resultant violations of federal minimum … Continued

PIA Helps Members Achieve a Positive R.O.I.

Printing Industries Alliance members have access to many resources which can help increase their profitability, keep their workers safe and provide education which can help them reach their strategic goals. Throughout the year, PIA promotes our various services and benefits, but with all the mail and email you receive every day, maybe you missed hearing … Continued

Franklin Luminaire Gala Honors Inaugural Innovation Excellence Awards; Zenger Medal Recipient Announced

Inaugural Innovation Excellence Award Recipients Announced; Darlow to Receive Zenger Medal Printing Industries Alliance and Idealliance have announced that Dianne Kennedy, XML & Metadata Evangelist Emeritus, Idealliance, Paul Nowak, Director of Customer Experience,  QuadPackaging  and Canon Solutions America, for their thINK: Inkjet Networking and Knowledge Community, will be honored with the inaugural 2016 Innovation Excellence … Continued

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