label and packaging iconLABEL & PACKAGING GROUP

label and packaging banner



Microsoft Word 2016 and Mail Merge - How to Leverage Mail Merge and your Data to Generate Compelling Content
What you will learn: Mail Merge in Microsoft Word 2016 is used to create multiple documents with identical content (e.g., layout, formatting, text, and graphics). Specific sections of each document can be varied to create a personalized touch. Examples include: include bulk labels, letters, envelopes, flyers and email messages. Download flyer here.
April 19th | 10:00am - 11:00am

register button add to calendar button


The Best in Class Workshop 2018
You will get to witness new extended gamut tools in the GMG Color Plugin for Photoshop, advanced package modeling tools in PACKZ, hybrid PACKZ Photorealistic renderings of packaging from CAD, rapid prototyping with the new Epson SC 80600, color accurate press proofs that match flexo printing, new workflow comparison study with benchmark data, and much more!
April 4th | 9:00am – 2:30 pm | FREE!

register button add to calendar button

Forum 2018: Bringing it All Together
No matter what your position is in the flexographic supply chain—prepress, printing, converting, design, etc.—one of the most rewarding moments is that perfect instance where everything you have learned, worked for and planned out comes together to become one big, beautiful combination of success. But that kind of achievement doesn't happen overnight. It takes hard work, dedication, hours of research and tons of education. Forum 2018, themed "Bringing It All Together: Synchronizing Processes, People and Potential," will prepare you to do just that.
May 6-9th | Indianapolis Marriott Downtown | Indianapolis, IN

register button add to calendar button



Meat processor upgrades shipping case for superior performance
Custom-cut meat supplier Chicago Meat Authority has recently switched to a new crush-resistant shipping case that also has built-in handles that make it easier to manually palletize.

Digital Printing: Breaking Through to Brands
As printers and converters across the packaging spectrum continue to adopt digital printing, brands from just about every market segment are discovering ways the technology can benefit their businesses.

Takeaways from the 2017 Social Media Marketing Report
Printers may not yet be fully comfortable with social media marketing, but it's critical that they understand the basics. Here are the primary conclusions of "2017 Social Media Marketing Industry Report" just released by the Social Media Examiner to help in that effort.

Microsoft Says 'Mixed Reality' Is the Future, Not VR and AR
It's not VR or AR. Microsoft wants immersive headsets to be as common as a keyboard and mouse and the company is betting on a new concept, Mixed Reality (MR), to get there

Featured Member Discount Partner


Flexo Label Advantage Group, LLC (FLAG) is a membership buying group concept for the narrow web marketplace and Independent Label Converters. They deliver bottom-line savings to their Members on roll label substrates, inks, tooling, pre-press, digital, shipping, catastrophic recovery, and more. Find out more>>

Continuing Education

To apply for admission go to and click on APPLY NOW!


contact: Dave McCormac


phone: 323.728.9500, Ext. 299

© 2017 Printing Industries Association, Inc. of Southern California. All rights reserved.