Ideal Customer Relationships in Print

Ideal Customer Relationships in Print

How much importance does your supplier place on the human relationships in print? In the competitive market place, putting together a great business model isn’t enough. What makes a supplier stand out from the rest and ensure that they are more than just another print...
Increasing Efficiency When Buying Print!

Increasing Efficiency When Buying Print!

Efficiency is a word that has been used quite a lot over the past few blogs. But what exactly does it really mean when we talk about increasing efficiency when buying print and how can you achieve that in real terms? You will start to see real success once you examine...
How to Streamline Your Printing Costs

How to Streamline Your Printing Costs

Given how much is spent on printed marketing materials, it never ceases to amaze us how out of control the print buying procedure tends to be within many companies. This is often because print is a founding block of a business, and can often become neglected as the...
Calculating the return on my print spend!

Calculating the return on my print spend!

  We have spoken about how print management can help reduce the invoice price and where reductions on internal costs can also be made. These are easy promises to make of course, so the key question that has to be answered is, where and how can I calculate the return...

The Role of a Print Manager

In recent weeks we’ve given an overview on why companies should outsource their print management and drilled down further into the process of print auditing. Now it make sense to explain just what a print manager can and should be achieving for you, so you have...

Opening The Door To A Print Audit!

Print Management audit. Three small words that will have a huge impact on the success of your print purchasing. If you are considering taking the decision to work with a print management team, then whether you are a small or large business, the Print Management Audit...

Navigating The Hidden Costs of Print!

First off, let’s get this straight— buying print is not a great deal different from other buying processes. In fact, even simpler, in most cases, what is different however are the smaller nuances in the practice of each business. What is alarming and disturbing is...

Is Print Really Dead?

With the advent and snowballing of the digital age we are faced with the question: Is print really dead? Is it out with the Ark as the skeptics state? Has print lost its power as an effective means of marketing and communication? Are we on a one-way highway to a truly...

Are You Burning Away Your Money?

Look inwards to your business – could you save money on your print? The last recession drove down prices for everyone, not least for print buyers. The pain to the print industry has been the buyer’s gain. According to the BPIF (Printer’s Industry Federation) there are...