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2018 Best Workplace in the Americas Winners

Printing Industries of America (PIA) announced winners of the 2018 Best Workplaces in the Americas awards.  The Best Workplaces in the Americas award is as an acknowledgement of printing industry excellence in human resources practices. Congratulations go to PIM members: Midland Information Resources and SeaChange on winning the Best of the Best in the Best […]


Williams Paper Company Inc. – Buyers Guide Spotlight

Williams Paper Company Inc. – St. Louis, MO Williams Paper Company Inc. is a fourth generation family owned and operated business. We have been serving the commercial printing and folding carton industry with our precision sheeting capabilities since 1861. We strive to create a partnership with our customers, bringing value, service, and quality to those relationships. With […]


Wilcox Paper – Buyers Guide Spotlight

Wilcox Paper LLC – Champlin, MN Wilcox Paper is committed to building strong relationships with our customers, providing them with fine papers that are of the highest industry standard. Creating Paper Solutions is our strength and we strive to be innovative and original by implementing ideas that will differentiate the products and services we provide. Being independently […]


Western States Envelope & Label – Buyers Guide Spotlight

Western States Envelope & Label – Vadnais Heights, MN Western States Envelope & Label is an industry leader. We’re also environmentally responsible with many green initiatives, including two Chain-of-Custody certifications. Five full-service facilities manufacture over 1,500 envelope and laser label products. We offer convenient online ordering and specialize in custom envelopes and labels of all kinds using […]



American Spirit Corporation – Buyers Guide Spotlight

American Spirit Corporation American Spirit Corporation is a marketing, integration provider and state-of-the-art printing company comprising five facilities serving Fortune 50/100/500 companies. Our proprietary print, mail, and data-based technologies work together to help consumer marketers grow their businesses. Our service offerings include data, design, prepress, print (half, full, and double-web, sheet-fed, and digital), bindery and […]


Advanced Imaging Solutions – Buyers Guide Spotlight

Advanced Imaging Solutions  Advanced Imaging Solutions (AIS) offers the finest in Document Technology Solutions to give you a competitive edge. We offer best in class digital production printers, multi-function copiers & foil and embossing solutions from Konica Minolta, Sharp, Lexmark, HP & MGI. AIS provides managed print services for desktop printer fleets as well as […]


PIA Redoubling Efforts to Pass Postal Reform

The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) released its preliminary findings and notice of proposed rulemaking today. No surprise; PRC recommends postal rate increases over the CPI cap. Please see the industry response from the Coalition for a 21st Century Postal Service, of which PIA is an Executive Committee leader. PIA is redoubling its efforts to pass […]


2018-2019 Scholarship Applications Available Now

PIM Scholarship Application The Printing Industry Midwest Education Foundation is now accepting applications for 2018 – 2019 school year. Completed scholarship applications will be accepted until April 1, 2018 for new scholarship requests and renewal requests. PIM Scholarships are available to students pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree in Graphic Communication related majors, including Press Operation, […]


Anchor Paper Company – Buyers Guide Spotlight

Anchor Paper Company – Saint Paul, MN Anchor Paper Company is a dual-paper merchant specializing in the finest printing papers, offset and digital, industrial packaging machinery sales/service/supplies, and office products. The company operates Anchor Express retail stores in Plymouth and Roseville, Minnesota; and a warehouse/ packaging conversion facility in Hudson, Wisconsin. Anchor Paper is a […]