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Nebraska COVID-19 Policy

Nebraska OSHA recommends that all printers in NE create a COVID-19 Policy. This new COVID-19 template for printing companies in Nebraska can assist you. Remember, for the Minnesota printing companies, DO NOT follow this Nebraska template. For further questions regarding the Nebraska safety requirements contact Paul Gutkowski.  Learn More.



Extended Deadline: August 14, 2020 To accommodate the requests for delay from many companies, you now have until August 14, 2020 to complete your survey. A reminder…participants get a free report. With added COVID-19 questions and a workforce in transition, there is no better time to participate in Printing Industry Midwest’s (PIM) annual Wage + […]


PIM’s 2021 Print Buyers Guide Ad Sales ARE NOW OPEN!

Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) is proud to produce North America’s most widely distributed Print Buyers Guide & Membership Directory, a resource that showcases our members’ abilities and connects print suppliers with buyers. PIM’s Print Buyers Guide reaches print buyers, suppliers and professionals both in print and online at PrintAccess ( There has never been a […]


PrintAccess 4.0 Launched Earlier This Month – Check It Out!

PIM is excited to report an extreme makeover to the PrintAccess website, our industries online search tool. We’re calling it version 4.0, since it’s been 20 years since its first release in 1999. We’ve completely rewritten the PrintAccess backend framework and given it a facelift, using the latest tools. The new code base is also much better at serving […]


MN Mask Mandate – Impact on ALL MN Businesses

How to ensure compliance – Executive Order takes effect Saturday, July 25 Governor Walz recently issued an executive order requiring all Minnesotans wear a face-covering indoors beginning July 25. This includes all indoor businesses, including all printers. Workers must also wear face coverings when working outside when it is not possible to maintain social distancing. […]



Deadline: Friday, July 31, 2020 at 5:00 PM (CDT) Use the Wage + Benefits Survey Report to Recruit and Retain an Essential Workforce! Gain invaluable insights to stay competitive in your local labor marketplace with the 2020 Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) Wage + Benefits Survey. Receive a complimentary copy {$250 Member Value} for your participation. The Wage + Benefits Survey […]

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Newly Merged SGIA and PIA Becomes PRINTING United Alliance

Combined entity names PRINTING United Alliance Board of Directors Fairfax, Va. — The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and Printing Industries of America (PIA), which merged on May 1, 2020, today (May 7, 2020) announce the new organization name as a combined company: PRINTING United Alliance. PRINTING United Alliance also announces its official board of directors […]


Supporting the USPS

May 4, 2020 – Last week, the majority of PIM’s Board of Directors donated to the upcoming social media grassroots campaign to advocate for United States Postal Service (USPS) relief. This campaign is being sponsored by The Coalition for a 21st Century Postal Service. While our businesses rely on the health of the USPS, many Americans […]

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SGIA and PIA Merge to Become the Largest, Most Comprehensive Printing and Graphic Arts Association in the Country

On May 1, 2020, the two entities officially unite to bring resources and services together under one roof to best support future industry growth and longevity  Fairfax, Va. and Warrendale, Pa. — The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and Printing Industries of America (PIA) today announce that, as of May 1, 2020, the two organizations will […]

COVID-19 Resources


Media Statement COVID-19 from United States Postal Service (USPS) April 2, 2020 – The United States Postal Service is proud of the work our more than 600,000 employees play in processing, transporting, and delivering mail and packages for the American public. We provide a vital public service that is a part of this nation’s critical […]