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The Top 9 Printing Blogs You Should Be Reading

Jun 29, 2018

If you’re reading this, you’ll already know that blogs or podcasts are a perfect way to find out facts and learn about new things – such as finding the latest trends in your industry, doing some market research, or even being a great opportunity for networking. The bottom line is that blogs and podcasts are an extremely useful tool for any company! 

We've composed a list of 9 blogs and podcasts in the printing industry that is worth subscribing to, or at least adding to your bookmarks.

Chilliprinting Blog - Written by the team at Chilli Printing and a selection of knowledgeable contributors, the Chilli Printing blog focuses on everything print and design based including recent trends and new design inspirations.

The Gill – Written by printing industry experts for graphic arts professionals, the Gill takes a non-nonsense look at the way we print today. Also features a regular podcast talkshow where printing industry professionals and experts discuss the challenges facing the printing industry today and ways to improve production based printing businesses.

The Dieline - This blog is all about innovative packaging design, packaging materials, and it’s really awesome to boot. Has unique ideas for all types of packaging.

The Break Room – Not actually a blog, the Break Room is forum where you can talk shop with your fellow flexographers. Have a question? Need advice? Chances are there is a thread that currently exists that addresses your issue. If not, simply post a new thread and wait for replies from fellow experts.

Expert Blogs – AWT specializes in unique, innovative and demanding label and packaging solutions for medical, industrial/OEM, food and beverage, personal care/health & beauty, household and specialty markets. AWT blogs about everything from flexible packaging trends to sustainability to design trends. There is something for everyone on this blog, and you’ll most likely leave learning something new!

Flexo Global – FlexoGlobal is an independent Web-based enterprise designed to promote and service the global flexographic industry. It is not an association, nor is it a private membership-based organization. And, it does not sell flexographic products or services. FlexoGlobal operates in real time, and news is posted as soon as it is received. Visit this blog for industry news, corporate press releases, job postings, directories and additional industry resources.

Flexo Daily – Written by Anderson & Vreeland, this blog features innovative solutions and tools for flexographic printers. There is a little bit of something for everyone at this blog, and also includes industry events, webinars and whitepapers.

What they Think - Is great for no frills, trusted, reputable industry information. The articles offer unbiased, real-time market intelligence, industry news, economic and trend analysis, with special reports on emerging technology and critical events.

Packaging Innovation- The Esko blog brings packaging inspiration from all over the globe. They focus on creative design, packaging innovations, new trends, eye catching signage.