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October 19, 2011 Expectations Lower as Sales Decline for Quick and Small Commercial Printers

October 12, 2011
NAPL/NAQP Supports 2nd Annual Small Business Saturday to Drive Business to Local Print and Copy Shops

September 27, 2011 Manroland Extends Participation with NAPL As Gold Level Supplier Partner

September 26, 2011
NAPL WorkPlan for Success™ Program Adds New Operations Management Guide

September 21, 2011
Telepress CEO Darren Loken Installed as New NAPL Chairman

September 20, 2011
2011 PrintImage Excellence Awards Honor 15 U.S. Printers for Achievement

September 15, 2011 NAPL Guide Helps the CSO (aka CEO) Lead Printing Company Sales Transformation

September 14, 2011
NAPL White Paper Helps In-Plants Develop Performance Enhancement Strategies

September 8, 2011
Craig Dellinger, Charlene Sims to Be Honored With NAPL/NAQP 2011 Association Awards

August 25, 2011
Heidelberg Supports Industry Trends Research As NAPL Platinum Level Supplier Partner

August 23, 2011 NAPL Midyear Report Offers Six Strategies for Beating the Industry ‘Profit Squeeze’

August 19, 2011
NAPL Welcomes Xerox as Platinum Level Supplier Partner

August 4, 2011 Colonial Printing Company Joins Integrity Graphics

August 3, 2011
NAPL Report Finds Sales Up, Profitability Down For Quick and Small Commercial Printers

July 28, 2011
NAPL Small Business Segment Re-Launches Pyxis Network

July 27, 2011
August NAPL NewsTalk™ Live to Focus on Strategies for Successful Service Diversification

July 25, 2011
New Human Resources & Leadership Guide Now Part of NAPL WorkPlan for Success

July 18, 2011
Keith Kemp to Receive 2011 NAPL Soderstrom Award

July 11, 2011
GRAPH EXPO Seminar Program Features NAPL Business Advisors

July 6, 2011
Ross Slater, Headliner For 2011 Owners Conference, Provides Strategies, Tools and Analysis to Focus on “YOU”

June 21, 2011
NAPL Assembling Industry Peer Groups Via Clearinghouse Company Profile

June 7, 2011
The Standard Group Acquires Donald Blyler Offset

June 2, 2011 MFSA, PODi Join NAPL Best in Business Conference 2011

May 18, 2011
NAPL Issues Call for Entries to its 2011 Management Plus™ Awards Program

May 17, 2011 NAPL President & CEO Joseph P. Truncale Earns Doctorate from New York University

May 16, 2011
May NAPL NewsTalk™ Live Features Mike Philie on Sales Strategies for the ‘Recovery’

April 25, 2011 NAPL Announces Move to New Headquarters

April 14, 2011 NAPL Launches [P]REVIEW Magazine As “Your Membership Connection”

April 5, 2011
Quick and Small Commercial Printers Evidence Both Optimism and Concern in New NAPL Report

April 1, 2011
John Hyde to Explore M&A Strategies In April NAPL NewsTalk™ Live Broadcast

March 24, 2011
Affiliate Membership Program Brings NAPL’s Management Products and Services to PIM Members

March 23, 2011
New NAPL Prepress Guide Helps Graphic Designers Create Print Files That Work

March 10, 2011
New NAPL State of the Industry Report Shows Post-Recession Path Critical to Success

March 8, 2011 The Standard Group Acquires Whitmore Printing

February 24, 2011
James Dunn, Andrew Paparozzi to Headline Inaugural NAPL NewsTalk Live Broadcast

February 21, 2011 New NAPL State of the Industry Report Guides Printers to ‘Full Participation in the Recovery’

February 18, 2011
King Organization Becomes Part of Century Direct

February 17, 2011
2011 Owners Conference Focus: “The Difference is YOU”

February 9, 2011
NAPL WorkPlan for Success™ Program Grows With New ‘Hands-On’ Marketing Guide

January 11, 2011
NAPL Management Plus Awards Program Adds New ‘Masters’ Competition

January 10, 2011
Classic Graphics and Belk Printing Join Forces

December 21, 2010
Mitch Evans to Work with NAPL/NAQP Developing Programs for Quick & Small Commercial Printers

November 12, 2010 NAPL/TLMI Strategic Alliance Will Provide NAPL Business Advisory Services to TLMI Members

November 2, 2010
California’s Pacific Printing Acquires Premier Color Graphics

October 26, 2010
Annual NAPL Critical Trends Summit Adds Support to Industry Scholarship Fund

October 19, 2010
New NAPL Business Development Module™ Program Offers Targeted Management Solutions

October 4, 2010
New NAPL/NAQP Website Gives Visitors Expanded Content and Easy Navigation

September 29, 2010
NAPL to Honor Robin Dow Schabacker

September 22, 2010 2010 PrintImage Excellence Awards To Honor 20 U.S. Printers for Achievement

September 21, 2010
Scott Cappel, Brian O’Day to Be Honored With Hall of Fame Awards

September 15, 2010 NAPL-BCPIA Membership Agreement Breaks New Ground in Cross-Membership

September 8, 2010
New Financial Management Section Boosts Power of NAPL WorkPlan for Success™

September 2, 2010 NAPL to Unveil Landmark Report

3, 2010
NAPL Exhibit at GRAPH EXPO 2010 To Showcase New WorkPlan for Success™

August 2, 2010
Stephen L. Johnson to Receive 50th Annual NAPL Soderstrom Award

July 29, 2010
NAPL Printing Business Update for July: Healing from Recession Has Finally Begun

July 20, 2010
NAPL Launches WorkPlan for Success™

June 25, 2010
2010 Owners Conference Will Show Execs How to ‘Transform Strategy into Action’

June 9, 2010
Latest NAPL Printing Business Update: ‘Free Fall is Over—We’re Heading Toward Growth’

June 8, 2010
GRAPH EXPO 2010 Announces Print Buyer Program Among Full Slate Of Educational Seminars

June 8, 2010
Free Webinar Explores M&A Strategies

June 3, 2010
Graphic Arts Show Company Announces “Positively Print” Program To Champion The Power of Print

May 26, 2010
NAPL Launches ‘Twenty:10’ E-Newsletter <

May 21, 2010
NAPL Leadership Road Show in Atlanta: Programs for Print Executives, Buyers, Designers

May 12, 2010
New Study Proves Powerful Profitability Tool For Smaller Printing Companies

May 4, 2010
BOPI, Illinois Graphics to Merge Operations

April 30, 2010 NAPL, NPES and Printing Industries Of America announce new leadership conference: Vision 3 Summit

April 22, 2010 Mount Royal Printing Company, Inc. Acquires Jarboe Commercial Printing

April 21, 2010
Webinar to Reveal ‘New Rules of Recovery’

April 14, 2010
NAPL Launches Member Media Center

February 11, 2010
NAPL Awards Honor Customer Satisfaction Excellence

February 5, 2010
NAPL Cites 19 Companies for Marketing Excellence

February 1, 20
1 0 NAPL to Honor Best Managed Graphic Arts Companies

December 15, 20
09 – NAPL’s 2010 Top Management Conference Will Be A Unique Event for Unprecedented Times

30, 2009 – NAPL Releases Best Business Practice Guidelines for Terms and Conditions of Sale

18, 2009 – Mount Royal Printing Company, Inc. Acquires Jarboe Commercial Printing

11, 2009 – New NAPL Book Puts Marketing Focus On the Customer, Not the Company

October 13, 2009 –
Mark Lithography, Inc. Merges into Kay Printing