Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Printing industry suffered over the past five years due to the decrease in print advertising, as advertisers moved online. This decline is expected to slow over the five years to 2020 as the economy turns around. But falling revenue will still reflect the shift to electronic media... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Printing industry has a low level of market share concentration. In 2015, the top four companies in the industry are expected to generate 22.8% of total industry’s revenue. This represents an increase from 22.6% in 2010. This trend towards consolidation has been spearheaded by large industry players. In particular, TC Transcontinental Inc., the industry’s leader, acquired a significant market share over this period, partly due to its recent acquisition of Quad/Graphics’ Canadian printing operations. RR Donnelley, another prominent competitor, also increased its share of the market through the 2010 acquisition of Bowne & Co. (for further information, refer to the Major Companies section).
The majority of commercial printers in Canada are small privately-owned companies... purchase to read more