Managing Your Security Threat Landscape

Let’s move from reactive to proactive. Making this move must be intentional. If you are not taking proactive action to protect your business from cyber criminals, it’s a matter of when you will be hacked NOT IF. Many businesses have learnt this the hard way.

When: Wednesday September 30th

Join our first ever “Online” Social Get Together

With the challenges of the current pandemic it’s easy to feel isolated. We’re sure you’re missing gathering with your friends just like we are, so we’ve got your cure!

Please join us on:
 Next date is Nov 25th |   6:30pm – 8:00pm

We’ll be sharing stories and enjoying a trivia challenge.

Festive Dinner Dockside Grill

Festive Dinner – Cancelled due to COVID – for 2020


We are passionate about the strength and stability of our industry and the workforce behind it. Find out how you can be part of the next generation of PrintForward.

Webinar Training

Check out our latest Webinar events available to you.

Crisis Support & Resources

Get up-to-date information and resources relating to crisises in your area.

Advertise with PressLines Magazine

Reach Western Canada’s Print & Imaging Industry with Just One Publication.

Next advertising deadline: October 2nd, 2020

WorkSafe Training

Joint committee member & worker health and safety representative training.

Joint committee members and worker health and safety representatives play an important role in workplace safety. Education and training are key to fulfilling this role.

We Are Western Canada’s Print & Imaging Industry Association


For printers and print industry companies, PrintForward provides resources, a voice to government, education programs and networking opportunities that are specific and unique to the industry.

PrintForward delivers valuable print industry-specific solutions that are only accessible through membership and through its affiliations with Printing Industries of America (PIA),, the BC Alliance for Manufacturing, and other industry associations.

Upcoming Events

PrintForward 2020 Signature Golf Event

September 24
Morgan Creek Golf Course
3500 Morgan Creek Way
Surrey, BC V3Z 0J7 Canada
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Networking Opportunities

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We are a trade association devoted to promoting and advancing the best interests of the printing industry in Western Canada.

We offer members a wide variety of industry resources, including reciprocal memberships.

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What’s New…

SGIA and PIA Merger

SGIA and PIA Merge to Become the Largest, Most Comprehensive Printing and Graphic Arts Association in the Country   On May 1, 2020, the two...

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Ideon Packaging Acquired By GLBC

May 1, 2020, (Vancouver, BC) — Great Little Box Company (GLBC) and Ideon Packaging today announce the coming together of two aligned organizations in one of the most significant acquisitions the industry has seen in recent years.

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