More than a Membership, it’s a Partnership.
As the only trade association dedicated to the printing and graphic communications industries, PINE delivers top-quality member resources throughout the New England region with a personalized and local touch.
Printing Industries of New England (PINE) has successfully served the printing and graphic communications industries for over 130 years. As the region’s only trade association representing Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, we provide comprehensive services to our printer and graphic communications company members serving as their best advocate on the local, state, and national level.
Our mission is to provide business relationships, expertise and education to ensure the strength and profitability of member companies in the graphics, print, packaging and digital communications industries within our six-state region.
PINE is focused to deliver both local and national solutions through:
- Print Promotion and Increased Sales
- Education and Training
- Leveraging Industry Resources
- Fostering Strategic Alliances
- Savings Programs
- Government Advocacy
- Ongoing Communications and Networking
- Expert Technical Resources and Industry Research
- Finding, Developing and Recruiting Quality Employees
- Promoting Printing and Emerging Technologies
PINE Member Benefits
Our Members Say It Best
“PINE provides a tremendous opportunity to work with a lot of great people on issues that matter; health, safety, environmental, technical and regulatory challenges while sustaining profitability. Although difficult to find the time to participate, the resources and benefits far outweigh the time spent.”
“PINE’s insurance partner did a nice job analyzing our insurance needs and giving us a proposal that offered better coverage with over 10% annual savings on our entire commercial book of insurance at Flagship.”
“PINE has been an invaluable resource to my company, offering advanced and basic training, reports, and technical support. The networking opportunities allow for the continuous exchange of ideas and best business practices with customers, peers and suppliers. Being part of PINE allows me to benchmark our company and helps us understand the expectations of our customers and the ever-changing direction of the printing community.”
LATEST NEWS — Covering topics important to our members and the profession.
The Pandemic, Paper Shortages, and the Supply Chain
The Pandemic, Paper Shortages, and the Supply Chain As if the sickness and death associated with the COVID-19 pandemic wasn’t enough, all industries including the printing industry is now experiencing a paper shortage. At [...]
Kodak Launches Rebate Program
Kodak Launches Rebate Program With Collaborative of Print Affiliates Kodak has announced an exclusive rebate program in partnership with the regional Print Affiliates. The program will provide members of the affiliates, including PINE – [...]
Sales Vault of Bill Farquharson
PINE Members Exclusive Opportunity to Access the Sales Vault of Bill Farquharson The Sales Vault is a resource for sales people and selling owners featuring: Live online courses on sales-specific topics, such as: Time [...]