All-Access Pass Offered for New APTech Website

Leading print industry trade association opens members-only access to market reports, research studies and APTech Disaster Recovery Toolkit at

The Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech) has launched its new website ( and is offering a limited time, all-access pass for its usually-firewalled, members-only content. 

“This all-access pass is like getting a free provisional membership,” says Thayer Long, president, APTech. “With the launch taking place during this challenging time when so many members of our community are looking for ways to keep their businesses afloat, it’s the right thing to do for the print community.”

The leading not-for-profit organization supporting the print industry, APTech provides a forum to inspire the development of new and valuable print products. Its mission is to educate, provide market research, and foster collaboration between those who create and those who make. APTech’s thousands of members comprise the global print industry value chain: OEMs, suppliers, printers, brand owners, agencies, and creatives.

New resource highlights:

Free Research Reports

The 30-day all-access pass allows visitors to download many of the organization’s most popular research reports including The Future of Print in the U.S. ($498) and Print Applications: Revenues, Processes, and Run Lengths in Commercial Printing ($895).

APTech Disaster Recovery Toolkit

This downloadable and comprehensive guide provides strategies, work plans, and tactics to aid print community companies in their disaster response and recovery efforts. Easy customization is enabled through intuitive auto-fill prompts. 

LeadingPRINT Magazine

Access to current and past digital issues of the organization’s quarterly, member magazine, offering in-depth interviews and shared expertise with industry leaders successfully navigating today’s challenging business environment.

LeadingPRINT Podcast Series

Insight and business-strategy development discussions with a diverse range of print professionals conducted by APTech President Thayer Long.  

Brand Verticals

APTech is creating meaningful gateways to brand owners, marketers, and those who create the demand for print. The recently launched EDgage magazine empowers higher education marketing. The first issue of Wellness Marketer will be mailed next month to inspire engagement in the health and wellness industry.

APTech Connect

This engaging online forum brings together printers and suppliers to identify common areas of concern, highlight collaboration opportunities, and explore best practices.

“As the print industry’s trade association for more than 87 years, it’s more important than ever for us to share these critical business resources to help the APTech community,” says Long. “Our hope is that these resources will support members and companies yet-to-join in their recovery efforts.”

To provide additional industry support, APTech is offering free registration for its upcoming virtual LeadingPRINT Summit on April 28 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The event will feature streaming education, guidance, and coaching led by entrepreneurs who have successfully navigated their own business transformations. 

Membership information and benefits, upcoming forums and conferences, technical standards, executive education programs, and more resources are available at

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APTech provides a forum to inspire the development of new and valuable print products. We educate, provide market research, and foster collaboration between those who create and those who make. We are the industry association that is focused entirely on the future of print. Our members are the creative minds that love to innovate, and the leaders who stand ready to build the future. We facilitate the evolution of physical experiences in our increasingly digital lives. For complete information about the association, its programs, and its member companies, visit or phone: 703/264-7200.

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