Print Industry News

Government Affairs Update 2019

Our Government Affairs includes: Rob Varnel, Chair (R & M Trade Laminating), Mark Weeks (IDRS-Data Print Mail), Mike Podmore (Datacore), Marilynn Knoch, (Honorary Life Member – Retired ED) and Jacquie McBain (Executive Director – PrintForward) PrintForward...

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West World Paper Tour/Open House ~ A Success

The West World Paper plant tour on May 2, 2019 was a huge success. Mini vendor tables were set up, music playing and great networking took place. Thank you to Kevin Burden and the West World Paper team for opening up their doors for the industry to see the world of...

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2019 Annual General Meeting

At our AGM, the Association Board of Directors presents the 2018 annual report – with highlights on the year’s events and milestones.  We also provide a quick review of 2019 YTD, as well as the balance of the year’s events.  If you have recommendations for...

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Presslines Spring 2019

The PressLines Spring 2019 issue is now complete and ready for viewing. The magazine is published 2-3 times annually with a reach of over 1500 printers and suppliers in Western Canada. PressLines Spring 2019     Please contact Jacquie McBain, Executive Director...

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Government Affairs Update Fall 2018

Our most current Government Affairs committee consists of me Jennifer McConnell (Chair) Rob Varnel, Mark Weeks, Mike Podmore , Marilynn Knoch & Katie Jackson 2018 presents a lot of activity with issues such as Steel/Aluminum tariffs; NAFTA morphing into USMCA; the...

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WorkSafeBC Joint Health and Safety Committee Training

Meet WorkSafeBC Requirement and Save Money! Improve Scheduling! PrintForward is offering a well-priced training session: if you have a six-member health and safety committee at your plant it would cost you double the member price to provide this required training and...

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Wednesday, September 27th – the Perfect Trifecta of Events

PrintForward has a great line-up of events - all on one day - September 27th! From 2:30 to 4:30 at the Burnaby Firefighters' Hall and Public House (Bonsor Avenue), we start with Esko's Jason Vitaletti presenting the most recent information on emerging PDF specs and...

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