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Fresh Off The Press
As the pandemic continues, Schumann Printers, Inc. remains committed to serving your printing needs safely and effectively. We are pleased to release another edition of the Fresh Off The Press newsletter. Explore the news below featuring the impact of the wildfires on publishers, Sappi's effort to reverse nature loss, and the current USPS Promos and Incentives. Stay well!

Schumann Printers, Inc. News
SPI Wins GLGA Graphics Excellence Awards

The Great Lakes Graphics Association (GLGA) has announced that Schumann Printers, Inc. of Fall River is an award winner in the 2020 Graphics Excellence Awards competition. The judging was conducted on March 10-11, 2020, by a team of independent judges. The GEA competition is one of the largest printing competitions in the nation. Schumann Printers, Inc. won two Best of Category Awards, one Best of Division Awards, one Award of Excellence, and one Certificate of Merit.
SPI COVID-19 Update

Please know that the well-being and safety of our customers and employees is our top priority. We are taking the necessary precautions, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Wisconsin Department of Health Services, to reduce the transmission among employees, maintain business operations, and minimize adverse effects on other supply chains. Within our facilities, we have adopted a mandatory mask policy to ensure everyone's safety.
Print Industry News
The Power of Print in Marketing for Business Reopenings

As an essential marketing medium, print continues to have an uncanny ability to permeate our thoughts and play a pivotal role in the decision-making process. In a digital age, it seems inevitable that the rise of digital platforms and capabilities will drive out the need for traditional printing services – but that could not be further from the truth... 
Wildfires Taking Toll on Booksellers, Publishers

Scores of wildfires continue to blaze across the western United States, taking a toll on booksellers and publishing professionals across California, Washington State, and Oregon. The situation was acute in Oregon, where recent fires had burned through a million acres and the state put an estimated 500,000 people on evacuation notice...
New Process Turns Ordinary Paper Into Interactive Surfaces

A typical sheet of paper or cardboard is neither waterproof, interactive or able to harvest energy, but an innovative new printing technology developed at Purdue University can make it all of the above. The researchers demonstrated the technique by transforming a sheet of notebook paper into a music player, and say it could be scaled up...
Paper Industry News
Sappi Joins 560 Companies Urging Governments to Reverse Nature Loss

Sappi has joined businesses around the world in calling for ambitious, collective action for nature. Covid-19 is causing societies, businesses and governments around the world to focus on ways to emerge more economically resilient from the crisis. With nature at a tipping point – nearly one million species are at risk...
Two GP Recycled Paper Mills Open Opportunities for Paper Cup Recycling

PE coatings, along with any remaining liquid and food left behind from use, have historically left single-use paper cups out of the recovery and recycling process. GP, though, has proven through its extensive re-pulping trials that the Green Bay and Muskogee mills can effectively recapture valuable cup fiber...
Kruger to Permanently Shut Down Pulp and Paper Production at Its Brompton Mill
Due to market conditions that remain unfavorable, after a 6-month temporary shutdown, Kruger Specialty Papers is forced to permanently shut down its newsprint, specialty papers and pulp production at its Brompton Mill. However, the water treatment plant will continue to operate and the biomass...
Postal Industry News
Deadline for CAPS Account Migration to EPS Platform is November 1st

As previously advised, the United States Postal Service is in the process of migrating Centralized Account Processing System (CAPS) supported products to the Enterprise Payment System (EPS) platform. Customers who HAVE NOT accessed their CAPS account in the last 12 months have been notified on multiple occasions to migrate their CAPS accounts to the EPS platform as soon as possible but...

Current USPS Promos & Incentives

Make the most of how your customers interact and engage with mail. USPS® offers mailing promotions and incentives to help you promote best practices for integrating mail with new technology and print techniques.
  • 2020 Personalized Color Transpromo Promotion
  • 2020 Mobile Shopping Promotion
  • 2020 Informed Delivery Promotion
Circulation Tips to Help You Knock It Out of The Park This Holiday Season

So far, 2020 has been a strange year with the global pandemic affecting us in many ways. I feel that the upcoming Holiday season will be a little different than past years, which means you shouldn’t rely on the same old methods you’ve used in the past. Most retailers will have to up their game this Holiday season, and I wanted to take this opportunity to help you have the best Holiday you can have considering...
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