PRINTING United Alliance Helps Nationwide Affiliation of Producers and The Manufacturing Institute’s That is Our Shot Marketing campaign Towards COVID-19

PRINT United Alliance today announced its support for the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Manufacturing Institute campaign entitled “This is Our Shot,” which includes NAM’s first public announcement: “I love frank. “The campaign shows why manufacturers are rolling up their sleeves to get a COVID-19 vaccine – to protect their families, employees, and the people they love – and works to encourage industrial workers to COVID whenever possible- To take 19 vaccinations to save lives and get the manufacturing economy back to normal operations. The project is live at Resources on the importance of vaccination, vaccine safety, vaccine distribution, and vaccine discussion are published here.

“We align with the message and urgency from NAM and The Manufacturing Institute highlighted in ‘This Is Our Shot’,” said Ford Bowers, CEO of PRINTING United Alliance. “We believe it is imperative that manufacturers in all industries take the necessary measures whenever possible to further protect each other and to take the necessary steps to fully and safely resume business operations. ”

PRINT United Alliance, together with NAM, The Manufacturing Institute, and similar organizations, urges the public to take the necessary precautions. The Alliance is committed to promoting “This Is Our Shot” and further resources and recommendations from organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) through PRINTING United Alliance and NAPCO Media, as well as social Media provide channels. This message is being passed on far and wide to alliance members and the entire industry. The alliance will additionally support and promote the public service campaign through the BRAND United publishing arm of PRINTING United, which caters to an even wider audience in sectors such as retail, nonprofits and hospitality.

For more information on This is Our Shot and resources related to this campaign, please visit:

Via the National Association of Manufacturers
The National Association of Manufacturers is the largest manufacturing association in the United States, representing small and large manufacturers in all industrial sectors and in all 50 states. Manufacturing employs more than 12.3 million men and women, contributes $ 2.32 trillion annually to the US economy, has the largest economic multiplier of any major sector, and accounts for 63% of research and development in the private sector. NAM is the powerful voice of the manufacturing community and the leading proponent of a policy agenda that helps manufacturers compete in the global economy and create jobs in the United States. For more information about the NAM or to follow us on Twitter and Facebook, please visit

Via the National Manufacturing Institute
The MI is growing and supports the skilled workers in the manufacturing industry in the further development of modern production. MI’s various initiatives support all workers in America, including women, veterans, and college students, through training programs, community building, and careers in manufacturing. As the NAM’s human resource development and training partner, the MI is a trusted advisor to manufacturers, equipping them with the resources needed to solve the industry’s toughest challenges. For more information on MI, see

About PRINTING United Alliance
PRINTING United Alliance is the new company that emerged from the merger of the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and Printing Industries of America (PIA). As a milestone in the printing industry, SGIA and PIA officially merged in 2020 to create the largest and most comprehensive member association for printing and graphics in the United States.

Members now have unparalleled access to outstanding education, training, workshops, events, research, government and legislative representation, safety and environmental sustainability guidelines, and resources from the industry’s leading media company – NAPCO Media.

PRINTING United Alliance produces the PRINTING United Expo, the most influential days in print. The comprehensive display of technology and accessories, education, programming and services is presented to the entire industry and represents all market segments in one easily accessible place. In 2020, PRINTING United introduced the PRINTING United Digital Experience. Visit for more information.