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More than 10 years after the end of the most severe financial crisis since the Great Depression, the U.S. economy is again making history by continuing its longest-ever expansion. Nevertheless, emerging weakness in business investment has been hintin Read more

ARC Document Solutions has announced a new, collaborative initiative to help restore the natural resources its customers use every day through its managed print services and construction document management offerings. The new sustainability program, Read more

Associated Builders and Contractors reported today that its Construction Backlog Indicator expanded to 8.9 months in May 2019, up 0.2 months or 2.2% since April 2019, when CBI stood at 8.7 months. Read more

The relationship between the American and German reprographics worlds was strengthened during three weeks in July, when the son of Achim Carius, the German reprographics association leader, visited the United States. Read more

3D scanning is a profit opportunity for forward-thinking reprographics firms, and the next members-only APDSP webinar will focus on that topic. The event, tentatively scheduled for September 10 at 10 a.m. Central, will cover the basics of getting int Read more

According to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data published today, national nonresidential construction spending declined 0.9% in May, totaling $788.5 billion on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis and a 4.4% Read more

Construction input prices decreased 1.3% on both a monthly and yearly basis in June, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Producer Price Index data released today. This is the first time in Read more

Sabrina Carter and Mikel Monsen have been formally nominated to join the APDSP Board of Directors. The official election will occur at the APDSP summer board meeting on August 16 at the Holiday Inn Mart Plaza in Chicago. Read more

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. and Memjet® have established a new partnership, bringing ultra-fast, high-quality EFI™ Fiery® digital front ends (DFEs) to the growing portfolio of Memjet DuraLink™ digital inkjet production Read more

Soon after Tony Militano, president of APDSP in 2016/17, purchased Carbon Copy Reproductions in 2000, he changed the name to Carbon Copy Digital to better reflect the additional services he was offering. Now it has a classy new logo announcing anothe Read more

Although the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May remained above the 50-point threshold indicative of expanding billings, the score of 50.2 for the month means that billings at architecture firms were essentially flat. In fact, for the las Read more

The construction industry added 4,000 net new jobs in May, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released today from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. On a year-over-year basis, construction employment has expanded b Read more

April Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 49 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

In April, for the second month in a row, estimated not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 49 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today by Read more

Jun 6, 2019 9:16 PM Repro Industry News

ReproMAX announces their name change to The RMX Network effective June 3, 2019. The Board of Directors announced the change at their Spring Partner Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii May 1-3, 2019. All online and printed assets will change over to the n Read more

Construction industry leaders remained upbeat with respect to nonresidential construction prospects in March 2019, according to the latest Construction Confidence Index released today by Associated Builders and Contractors. Read more

Construction input prices increased 0.9% in April on a monthly basis and 2.4% compared to the same time last year, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today. Nonresidential inp Read more

Steven Strooh, Vice President of Beeline and Blue of Des Moines, Iowa was named the recipient of the 2019 Mike Duff Award for distinguished service to ReproMAX and in the reprographic industry. The Mike Duff Award was established by the ReproMAX Boar Read more


ReproMAX held their Spring Partner Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii May 1-3, 2019. Hosted by ReproMAX Partner company HONBLUE, the conference featured a line-up of ReproMAX’s own business speakers including a number of experienced ReproMAX Partner comp Read more

Get ready for an educational program that will add immeasurable value to your reprographics shop. The focus of the 2019 APDSP convention will be Transitions: Building Value Today to Prepare for Tomorrow. We will be helping members prepare for the eve Read more


A fact of life in the reprographics industry, and any field, is that many activities require forms. Ordering, managing inventory, handling proofs, and countless other tasks work better with well-designed forms. Now APDSP members have access to 13 for Read more

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