Integrated Document Solutions (IDS) News
NOTICE: IDS FY13 Mail Surcharge Letter - Nov. 1, 2013
Print is Still Alive and Kickin'
From the Editor: In-plants Everywhere, Oct. 2013; Provided by Bob Neubauer, Editor; In-Plant Graphics
PRINT 13: In-Plants in the Limellight, Oct. 2013; Provided by Bob Neubauer, Editor; In-Plant Graphics
Print Shop Lean Process Breaks New Ground, July 24, 2013; By Dennis Van Patter, CDOT Communications Office
Partnership between the Department of Personnel & Administration (DPA), Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), and Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)
IDS Design Team Awarded on International Level Again
The IDS Design Team has won four awards from two international award groups this year, the Communicator Awards and Davey Awards. Both prestigious groups are judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts.
National Award for Print and Mail Solutions
The United States Postal Service (USPS) presented a national award on behalf of the State of Colorado IDS team and the STAMP committee, at the 2013 National Postal Forum (NPF) in March. The United States Postal Service (USPS) presented a national award on behalf of the State of Colorado IDS team and the STAMP committee, at the 2013 National Postal Forum (NPF) in March.
Video: Tour of the Integrated Document Solutions Print and Mailing Operations; Provided by Bob Neubauer, Editor; In-Plant Graphics
Mail Center of the Year
The IDS Mail Operations Team has been award the 2012 In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association (IPMA) Mail Center of the Year Award." ... This team of professionals is no longer viewed as just a mailroom, but rather a key strategic partner to all of its customers in local municipalities, counties, and state agencies." In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association (IPMA)
IDS Design Team Awarded on International Level
The IDS Design Team has won two awards from the International Communicator Awards. This international awards group had a pool of over 6,000 entries this year, making it the largest and most prestigious award of its kind.
Multifunction Printer Program (MFP): Managed Print Services Benefits, StateTech Magazine
As the MFP Program is finding more cost savings and delivering those savings on to our customers, IDS is in process of evaluating a new service, Managed Print Services (MPS).
"Embracing the Evolution of Government Print and Mail." October 2012, The State of Colorado and the IDS front line employees are taking the lead by initiating change; By IDS' Mike Sexson; Mailing Systems Technology
"Address Hygiene Saves Print Costs in Colorado,"; Provided by Erik Cagle; In-Plant Graphics
IDS strives to make government agencies across the State more efficient and effective. See how IDS is saving customers on reducing undeliverable mail, shrinking print, labor, and postage costs.
- "State of Colorado Uncovers $500,000 in Customer Savings in Just One Year," IPMA INSIDEDGE, A Newsletter for In-House Printing and Mailing Professionals
"Shedding A 'Negative' Attitude,"; Provided by Erik Cagle; In-Plant Graphics
Colorado's Division of Central Services eliminates chemicals and film, and switches to a CTP workflow.
"Moving Mountains in Government," The State of Colorado becomes the first NCOA vendor for all of Colorado government; By IDS' Mike Sexson; Mailing Systems Technology
Undeliverable As Addressed (UAA) mail has always been accepted as a loss that comes with large bulk mailings.