Industry News

APDSP member Archimedia Solutions Group has is expanding. The company has acquired Imtek, a supplier of wide-format printing equipment and supplies located in Nashua, NH. more

National nonresidential spending increased 0.1 percent in October, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today. Total nonresidential spending for the month stood at $763.8 billion on a season more

Associated Builders and Contractors Chief Economist Anirban Basu forecasts another strong year for construction sector performance, yet warns about inflationary pressures, according to a 2019 economic outlook published today in Construction Executive more

This webinar about Section 179 and how it allows businesses to deduct lease payments was held October 13, 2018. The webinar was led by Camille Vieux of Commercial Capital. more

The U.S. construction industry added 30,000 net new jobs in October, according to an analysis from the Associated Builders and Contractors of data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. more

A post-convention survey of people who attended the 2018 APDSP Convention in Las Vegas in October revealed that a majority of them found it highly beneficial to their business. more

ARC Document Solutions, Inc. today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. more

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Webinar: Save Serious Money with Leased Equipment

Did you know that your company can lease equipment and still take full advantage of the Section 179 deduction? In fact, leasing equipment and/or software with the Section 179 deduction is a preferred financial strategy for many reprographics firms, a more

Nov 6, 2018 3:19 PM Repro Industry News

Rileys and HP Win Top ReproMAX Honors

Rileys of Calgary, Alberta, Canada was named the ReproMAX 2018 Partner of the Year and HP was named Vendor of the Year at the ReproMAX conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each award was voted on by over 100 ReproMAX Partners. Each company faced sig more

Oct 22, 2018 3:17 PM Repro Industry News

Prices for inputs to construction rose 0.3 percent in September and are 7.4 percent higher than a year ago, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today. Overall prices for nonres more

A key member benefit of APDSP for the past two years has been advertising in AEC publications and web sites that encourages people to visit the APDSP online member directory. We recently began an ad campaign on the web site of the National Associatio more

Several APDSP members have recently mentioned that their status as Certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprises (WBE) or Minority-Owned Business Enterprises (MBE) has helped them secure work. With that in mind, we recently added four new certifications more

ES-TE Opens an Online Shop

German folding machine company ES-TE Systems has opened a new online shop at The product offerings initially include cutting machines, stackers, and consumables, but soon will also include offline folders. more

Oct 11, 2018 4:42 PM Repro Industry News

CADD Microsystems, an Autodesk Platinum Partner and consulting firm, has partnered with Duncan-Parnell to provide best-in-class Autodesk expertise to architecture, engineering, construction and owner/operator (AECO) clients more

Carrie Brandon, a social media marketing expert, will lead the main educational session at the 2018 APDSP Convention in Las Vegas on Saturday, Oct. 20. Below she explains why social media is important to a reprographics shop, and what people will lea more

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Hits a New High in Second Quarter of 2018

Associated Builders and Contractors reports that its Construction Backlog Indicator expanded to a record 9.9 months during the second quarter of 2018. Backlog is up 12.2 percent from the first quarter and 14 percent compared to the same time last yea more

Sep 20, 2018 10:19 AM Repro Industry News

Construction Material Prices Fall in August, says ABC

Prices for inputs to construction fell 0.5 percent in August but are 8.1 percent higher than at the same time one year ago, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today. Nonresidential more

Sep 13, 2018 9:01 PM Repro Industry News

Business Builder Programs Highlighted at Convention

One of the features of the 2018 APDSP Convention in Las Vegas will be presentations from several vendors about their programs to help reprographics shops build their business. Canon Solutions has developed such a program that is getting a lot of posi more

Sep 13, 2018 8:40 PM Repro Industry News

Carsten Mejlbo Joins Global Scanning

Global Scanning, a leader in large format scanning technology, today announces the appointment of Carsten Mejlbo as technical support manager for Global Scanning, North and South America. Mejlbo brings more than three decades of experience in product more

Sep 12, 2018 12:06 PM Repro Industry News

Hobs Buys Callprint

UK-based Hobs Reprographics acquired the assets of Callprint, another UK reprographics firm, on August 31, according to an article in Print Week. Callprint managing director Steve Cheek and marketing director Gary Cheek were kept on, but other member more

Sep 3, 2018 3:15 PM Repro Industry News

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