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GAMUT: Idealliance Printing & Packaging Podcast

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A global technical podcast featuring guests from around the world, GAMUT is focused on bringing the industry highly informative, technical leading practices and initiatives on: brand management, measurable supply chain management programs, global print standards, design intent, measurement and evaluation, communicating across a global supply chain, proof-to-print alignment, workflow and process control standardization, color management and control, design thinking, hardware-instruments-tools and software advancing the industry, leading industry technical initiatives and stories of transformation from extraordinary minds within the print and packaging supply chain. Idealliance is a global non-profit think tank with 12 strategically located offices around the world, the largest certifying body in the world for industry competencies, systems, materials, and facilities and one of the world’s leading contributor to ISO standards, as a Liaison “A” to the International Organization for Standardization.

A global technical podcast featuring guests from around the world, GAMUT is focused on bringing the industry highly informative, technical leading practices and initiatives on: brand management, measurable supply chain management programs, global print standards, design intent, measurement and evaluation, communicating across a global supply chain, proof-to-print alignment, workflow and process control standardization, color management and control, design thinking, hardware-instruments-tools and software advancing the industry, leading industry technical initiatives and stories of transformation from extraordinary minds within the print and packaging supply chain. Idealliance is a global non-profit think tank with 12 strategically located offices around the world, the largest certifying body in the world for industry competencies, systems, materials, and facilities and one of the world’s leading contributor to ISO standards, as a Liaison “A” to the International Organization for Standardization.

Location:

United States

Description:

A global technical podcast featuring guests from around the world, GAMUT is focused on bringing the industry highly informative, technical leading practices and initiatives on: brand management, measurable supply chain management programs, global print standards, design intent, measurement and evaluation, communicating across a global supply chain, proof-to-print alignment, workflow and process control standardization, color management and control, design thinking, hardware-instruments-tools and software advancing the industry, leading industry technical initiatives and stories of transformation from extraordinary minds within the print and packaging supply chain. Idealliance is a global non-profit think tank with 12 strategically located offices around the world, the largest certifying body in the world for industry competencies, systems, materials, and facilities and one of the world’s leading contributor to ISO standards, as a Liaison “A” to the International Organization for Standardization.

Language:

English

Contact:

7038371070


Episodes

50: How Emulation Proofing for Digital Presses Improves Profitability

2/11/2020
Esko’s Mark Samworth, returns to discuss the tremendous value of emulation proofing for digital print and packaging production devices. Mark brilliantly explains why emulation proofing is more profitable than the common practice of proofing on an expensive digital press. He states, “When proofing on-press you create unnecessary inefficiencies and bottlenecks by interrupting a digital production device to make proofs.” With emulation proofing, you allow the print volumes on digital presses to...

Duration:00:47:47

49: Brand and Communication Management Through Brand Quality Management Software Solutions

2/4/2020
Fred Thornton, Technical Sales Manager for Bodoni pressSign (now AGFA PressTune), discusses the benefits of adopting quality management software solutions for print standardization to track and monitor brand target conditions like G7®, GRACoL®, or ISO 12647-2. PressTune is designed to help printers achieve color target standards quickly on the press. Initially created for offset, PressTune has evolved to be a leading independent color measurement software, aiding color production across...

Duration:00:17:37

48: India—The Idealliance G7 ® Rush in One of the World’s Fastest, Largest and Growing Markets

1/28/2020
K. Panthala Selvan, Managing Director, Idealliance South Asia, shares an inside view of this 250,000+ print service provider market and the standardization taking place in India's print and packaging supply chain, both in commercial and academic enterprises. The Indian print and packaging market has deeply embraced a new way of quality thinking for color in one of the fastest and may be the largest growth market in the world. Support the show...

Duration:00:32:20

47: Closing the Loop with Inline Automated Color Control

1/21/2020
Marc Jorge, Technical Manager of Barberan's digital single-pass inkjet solutions, discusses Barberan's automated inline quality inspection system utilizing an array of spectral devices to control color quality and image integrity. Marc also shares his very positive and impactful observations on G7® adoption in the European Market. Barberán is a leader in the design and development of digital Single Pass presses, BARBERAN, S.A., founded in 1929, is a family-owned enterprise that exports 85%...

Duration:00:27:27

46: Solving Color Consistency Between Wide-Format and Digital Textile

1/14/2020
EFI's John Nate, the Senior Educational Architect and Trainer for Fiery Wide Format and Lou Prestia, Senior Market Segment Manager for Textile in the Fiery division discuss strategies and experiences helping customers maintain color consistency long term. Both Lou and John share surprising color management challenges between wide-format inkjet and digital textile printing. This episode is sponsored by drupa - the No. 1 trade fair for printing technologies held from June 16-26, 2020 in...

Duration:00:46:32

45: Saving Millions with Lean in Print Manufacturing

1/8/2020
Dominique Hunermund of West Rock shares how they save millions—improving quality, reducing waste, and improving efficiencies in the press room. Dominique is responsible for all print applications (Offset Litho, Flexography, and Gravure) for 64 plants and directs West Rocks' unique Lean Six Sigma program. He is a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt for 30 locations in the South East region within the corrugated division. He has trained and coached Green Belts and Black Belts in multiple...

Duration:00:22:26

44: European Adoption of G7 Specifications & Methods

12/17/2019
Niall Coady of MPX Colour based in London presents a compelling case for G7 near-neutral specifications in a global print and packaging supply chain. Niall discusses recent experiences in Europe working with major brands, premedia companies, and printers that clearly make a case for G7 gray balance aims and methods. Niall was at the forefront of color management back in the early days, working with Dan Caldwell and Franz Herbert, two pioneers of ICC color management. MPX has been involved...

Duration:00:24:15

43: PACKLANE®, An Inspiring Entrepreneurial Journey in Custom Online Packaging

12/10/2019
Miriam Brafman, Founder and CEO of PACKLANE®, tells her inspiring entrepreneurial journey and overcoming obstacles to serve some of the largest brands in the world. PACKLANE, an online printing and packaging company, makes it simple and affordable for businesses to design and order custom packaging online. Brafman started PACKLANE in 2015 and made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Manufacturing & Industry and has been featured in The Huffington Post and The Washington Post. Her start-up idea...

Duration:00:36:10

42: Matching Approved Proofs & Press Runs

12/3/2019
Bill Pope, Director of Graphic Reproduction Excellence with Greif, Inc. and past Chair of the Idealliance's Print Properties & Colorimetric Council walks us through everyday problem solving commercial printers face that greatly impact customer expectations in matching approved proofs. Greif, Inc. is a global leader in industrial packaging products and services and is pursuing their vision to become the world's best performing customer service company in industrial packaging by focusing on...

Duration:00:34:04

41: Moving To, Managing To, & Manufacturing To Lean Practices

11/26/2019
Michael Ballé, Ph.D., is a world-leading authority on Lean management, business writer, and author discusses Lean values and why many organizations fail to embrace this transformative way of thinking. His most recent book, co-authored with father Freddy Ballé, is Lead With Respect: A Novel of Lean Practice, published by the Lean Enterprise Institute. For the past 25 years, he has studied first-hand lean transformations, helping companies and people in fields such as manufacturing,...

Duration:00:43:27

40: Perfecting Color in Inkjet Corrugated

11/19/2019
Part two of our discussion with Victor Asseiceiro, Market Segment Manager for Packaging at EFI, about single-pass inkjet technology for corrugated packaging addressing color accuracy. So many users proof directly on the press to G7® and other ISO standards and specifications. Companies like The Box Maker, Packlane, and Precision Digital Printing are taking full advantage of inkjet corrugated solutions, speed-to-market, automation, and variable output. This is a great discussion on the global...

Duration:00:32:08

39: Corrugated Packaging Disruption - Single-Pass Inkjet

11/12/2019
Single-pass technology for corrugated packaging impacts design thinking and business strategy. Companies like The Box Maker, Packlane, and Precision Digital Printing are taking full advantage of inkjet corrugated solutions. EFI's Victor Asseiceiro, Market Segment Manager for Packaging discusses the implications of this disruptive technology. Guest: Victor Asseiceiro, Market Segment Manager for Packaging, EFI. GAMUT is produced and published by Idealliance - become a member today and join...

Duration:00:18:12

38: Iconic Brand Under Armour and G7

11/5/2019
Jeffrey Lash, Production Design Manager in Under Armour’s Global Brand Creative department, discusses how they use Idealliance G7 and GRACoL to set standards and guidelines for proper color management during the creation of marketing campaigns. Jeffrey works with internal teams and external agency partners developing assets, as well as assisting how campaigns are distributed and executed by regional teams and retailers - both online and in retail stores. Guest: Jeffrey Lash, Production...

Duration:00:19:16

37: Learning to Drive: Workflow Automation & Effective Training After The Sale

10/29/2019
EFI’s Chris Showalter, Director of Market Segment Management of Fiery products, candidly discusses the automation of workflows and flexible smart approaches on training that maximize profitability after new equipment procurement. Guest: Chris Showalter, Director of Market Segment Management, EFI. GAMUT is produced and published by Idealliance - become a member today and join us in creating the future of our industry. Learn more about Idealliance Certification Programs such as: G7®,...

Duration:00:35:37

36: The Limitless Potential of Smart Packaging

10/22/2019
Smart packaging is expected to grow to $24.7 Billion by 2024. James Lee of Jones Packaging Inc. discusses Jones' journey as early adopters of RFID, NFC, and printed electronics. James walks us through real use cases and the technological challenges that positioned Jones as a global leader in transforming the pharmaceutical packaging industry. Guest: James Lee, Jones Packaging Inc. GAMUT is produced and published by Idealliance - become a member today and join us in creating the future of...

Duration:00:39:45

35: HP Wide Format: Color Management to Reinvent Your Possibilities

10/15/2019
Jan Morovic, Master Technologist & Senior Color Scientist HP European Operations discusses color management across their incredible line of wide format technologies: HP Latex, HP DesignJet, HP STITCH, HP PageWide, and HP Specialty Printing, focused on three core things: Guest: Jan Morovic, Master Technologist & Senior Color Scientist, HP European Operations. GAMUT is produced and published by Idealliance - become a member today and join us in creating the future of our industry. Learn...

Duration:00:36:20

34: Do You Have to Choose Between High Quality or Fast Speed?

10/8/2019
Discussion around higher throughput Inkjet and other technologies with a single pass system. Leveraging your DFE for color correction without Re-RIP or staging. Plus, when looking at your equipment decisions the importance of looking beyond just hardware “Speeds And Feeds” and consider your total workflow so you do not lose money on an idle machine due to maintenance, RIP, color correction, and other bottlenecks. Learn great tips on how to evaluate performance across vendors plus how to...

Duration:00:23:05

33: Trends, Innovations, & Reality: Perspectives From Global Packaging Providers

10/1/2019
Ted Taitt of CPP Global and Adam Peek of Multi-Color Corporation bring their intriguing perspectives of current trends and realities at play in the consumer packaging industry, including brand adoption of Extended Color Gamut, augmented reality, sustainability, and other innovations inside the supply chain. CPP Global and Multi-Color Corporation serve the packaging needs of world-leading brands for food and beverage, wine and spirits, cosmetics, fragrances, and more. Guest: Ted Taitt, VP of...

Duration:00:58:00

32: Part 2 - The Extended Color Gamut (ECG) Revolution Is Going Mainstream

9/24/2019
Dr. Kiran Deshpande, world-renowned color scientist for Siegwerk, who wrote his thesis on N-colour, continues to share his brilliant insight in part two of his discussion on the current state of Extended Color Gamut printing regarding use and proper implementation, benchmarking, and overall industry adoption. He also discusses efficiency gains, deeply emphasizing the importance of training, education, and auditing for quality and consistency across the entire value chain, such as the...

Duration:00:50:40

31: The Extended Color Gamut (ECG) Revolution Is Going Mainstream

9/17/2019
Dr. Kiran Deshpande, world-renowned color scientist for Siegwerk, authoritatively clarifies the current state of Extended Color Gamut printing. As well, he discusses conjecture and reality surrounding color gamut comparisons in the first episode of a two-part series with one of the brightest minds in the print and packaging supply chain. Guest: Dr. Kiran Deshpande, Siegwerk. GAMUT is produced and published by Idealliance - become a member today and join us in creating the future of our...

Duration:00:29:46