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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

Architecture firm billings growth slowed again in July but remained positive overall for the tenth consecutive month, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). more

With the increasing frequency of active threat situations and emergencies, facility teams in every industry or facility type must be prepared to respond instantly. To improve response capabilities of facility team operations, ARC Document Solutions ( more

Construction spending is projected to grow through 2019, according to a new consensus forecast from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). more

Estimated June construction unemployment rates fell in 15 states on a year-over-year basis, rose in 33 states and were unchanged in two states (Arizona and New Hampshire), according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released toda more

Nonresidential construction spending contracted 1.6 percent on a monthly basis in June, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today. Spending totaled $742.4 billion on a seasonally adjusted a more

ARC Document Solutions, Inc. has reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Among the highlights were that net sales were $104.2 million, a 1.9% increase compared to the second quarter of 2017. more

When Wynit announced last year that it was shedding its wide-format equipment sales group, some people wondered what would become of the team, which was loaded with experience. Tech distributor Ingram Micro sensed an opportunity. more

Image Access is holding its biannual Partners Conference in Las Vegas prior to the SGIA conference, October 16-17. This is a revised date from the previous announcement. All APDSP members are invited to attend. more

APDSP Seeking One Board Member

APDSP is looking for a forward-looking leader to join the national board of directors! We are seeking one regular director to join the board in August. more

Jul 5, 2018 5:10 PM Repro Industry News

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