The Printing Industry of the Carolinas

The PICA Foundation was formed as a charitable organization to promote education in the printing industry for North and South Carolina. 

Print is the oldest form of communication, it continues to evolve as technology changes, but remains a measurable resource for marketing in all the venues.

When looking for that special process or equipment, you can find it all here.


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May 2019

DTC Webinar Introduction to Wide Format

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Introduction to Wide-Format Inkjet Join expert Mr. Johnny Shell, VP of Technology & Training for SGIA, for an in-depth introduction to wide -format inkjet technology. This informative webinar will cover the expanding opportunities in wide-format inkjet printing, the range of products that are produced, and the technology platforms and materials used. Attendees will learn about innovations that are driving growth in the wide-format segment. Topics to be covered will include: Wide-format Inkjet printing platforms Finishing Costing/Pricing Top wide-format inkjet products…

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June 2019

2019 Annual Meeting with Industry Briefing

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Technology Game Changers That Can Positively Impact Your Business In this session, Dr. Mark Bohan, Director Color Solutions, KMBS, for a game-changing master class on how to use the latest technology to power your business and boost your bottom line.   What You Will Learn: Learn about the latest (hardware and software) solutions that will impact your sales opportunities and business performance as your company develops in the future. A lively dialogue on the future - and some really cool…

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October 2019

Print 19

October 3 - October 5
Print19, McCormick Place - North
Chicago, IL United States
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The printing and graphic communications industry is ever-evolving. Your business success depends on you evolving along with it. PRINT is the one place that helps you do just that—offering all the education, tools, products and innovations you need to grow your business and achieve your goals. As the proven event for the entire community of printing and graphic professionals—from creatives to executives, production specialists to sales and marketing teams—this is the only industry event tailored to the unique needs of…

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Printing United (SGIA)

October 23 - October 25
Printing United

PRINTING United is the largest printing-focused expo in North America, with a focus on highlighting the best new technologies, printing convergence and instilling its attendees with latest business-building knowledge.

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November 2019

2019 Fall Management Conference

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - November 3 @ 12:00 pm

November 1-3, 2019 Details coming soon Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park

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The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA) is the regional trade association for print manufacturing in North and South Carolina. We provide member companies with opportunities to access value-added resources and services designed to help them be more effective, efficient and profitable. PICA continuously provides members with a significant return on investment.
Our Purpose: Promoting the Industry – Focused on Member Success!
Our Vision: Advocate / Educate / Inform / Lead
Our Mission: To promote the common interest of the printing industry; and to help our members prosper, both individually and collectively, through fellowship, education and cooperative action.

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