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Ga. colleges push cheaper textbooks

...typical textbook takes about 17,000 person hours and from $500,000 to $3 million to produce, not counting the cost of printing and shipping. Typically, the publisher only has three semesters to recover those costs in a very limited market.Within...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-04/ga-colleges-push-cheaper-
Robert Murphy

...after a tour in the Army serving his country in Korea, moved to Northern Virginia in 1954. He worked at the Government Printing Office, Washington, DC from 1958 to 2001, retiring at the age of 70. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and an accomplished...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174760137
Why McDonald's is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

...Advertising doesn't have to be expensive to be effective, of course. But McDonald's deep pockets give it a clear advantage. PRINTING MONEYThe recent sales decline in the U.S. is squeezing franchisees, who still have to pay for fixed costs like labor and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/why-mcdonalds-still-powerh
Richmond County Board of Education to outsource printing of customized math textbooks

...Board of Education approved outsourcing the printing of customized math textbooks Tuesday, saying that using an outside printing company would help take the strain off the school system's printing house.Comptroller Gene Spires recommended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/richmond-county-board-edu
Shopgirl: Amazon's 3D printing is amazing

WHAT'S NEW3D printing is becoming more and more accessible, but most...give us everything, has recently opened its 3D Printing Store to provide for any and all of your 3D printing needs, and you'll be amazed at the level of customization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-07-31/shopgirl-ama
Regular 'checkups' for management can make businesses healthier

...departments has expectations and processes they are accountable for. I recall being involved in meetings when I was in the printing and publishing business in which the plant manager went over the statistics in great detail of plate-destroy percentages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-02-08/regular-checkups
Printing company reports lower profit

Wisconsin-based printing company Quad/Graphics Inc. reported quarterly earnings of $13 million Wednesday.Quad/Graphics has a printing facility in Evans.Its earnings for the third quarter were lower than the $39.8 million reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-06/printing-company-reports-l
Streeters stand out in printing

Printing seems to be in the genes for the Streeter family.It's...have ever had.In 1980, George, the CEO of Streeter Printing & Graphics Inc., bought an existing printing company at 1467 Broad St., and changed its name. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-16/streeters-stand-out-printi
Business
Small printing shop shuns modern methods

MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- In the small printing shop on Montevideo's main strip, patrons won't...believes technology has stolen the romance from printing. Instead, two aging printing presses - castoffs from a generation when "cut-and-paste...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/09/liv_377935.shtml
Life & style
Printer offers speedy B&W, excellent color photo printing

...Macintosh or Windows machines, the C80 offers speedy monochrome printing and excellent color photo printing, including 8-by-10-inch photos in about a minute. A word about printing speed claims. Actual printing speed varies by the size and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/12/tec_326098.shtml
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