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

Register for Post Drupa Report – August 18th in New York City

drupa 2016 is being heralded by many as the most positive and successful exposition in recent memory. Significant technology announcements and demonstrations were the norm in a wide ranging field including inkjet printing, digital finishing and special effects, end-to-end digital workflow, hybrid print and print/finishing solutions, and even significant developments in the offset printing world. … Continued

PIA Brings Drupa to NYC on August 18th

Leading Dusseldorf Exhibitors to Participate in Panels and Presentations Printing Industries Alliance is sponsoring The Post Drupa Report in NYC on Thursday, August 18, 2016. The event will be held at the Club 101 at 101 Park Avenue at 40th Street in Manhattan from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. The leading exhibitors from Drupa will … Continued

NYSID Petitions to Become Preferred Source for Digital Printing

Do you print for SUNY, “I Love NY”, State Insurance Fund, Erie County Medical Center, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York State Department of Health (or any publicly funded entity in New York State)? If so, this work is in jeopardy! Even if you don’t print for one of these taxpayer-funded organizations, this issue should … Continued

QBS Featured in People Inc. Tedx Video

Quality Bindery & Mailing Services (QBS), Buffalo, NY was featured in a People Inc. video presented at a TEDx “Ideas Worth Spreading” nonprofit event. People Inc. “Where your world opens up.” is Western New York’s leading non-profit human services agency. They help seniors, families and people with disabilities live more healthy, independent, and productive lives. … Continued

Last Minute drupa Plans? 1 Room Still Available for PIA drupa Experience!

Last Minute drupa Plans? 1 Room Still Available for Printing Industries Alliance drupa Experience! The Printing Industries Alliance drupa Experience! A Private Turn-Key VIP Tour runs from June 1-6, 2016. One room remains available for this program. If you need a last minute, hassle-free drupa trip, act fast! Printing Industries Alliance President Tim Freeman remarked, “We have heard from … Continued

HR Managers Can Be Held Personally Liable for FMLA Violations

Learn What You Can Do to Protect Yourself at the 2016 HR Conference Last Thursday, the highest federal court for New York held that individuals who control an employee’s rights under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) can be held personally liable for any violation of those rights.  See Graziadio v. Culinary Institute of … Continued

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