Best Business Card Advice

Business cards. People were predicting they were going to be long gone with the advent of smartphone apps that store contact information at a tap of the finger. But they were wrong. Business cards are still a key way of sharing your contact information – and often provide that super important first impression. Here are […]

Make Your Business Card Work for YOU

Why a Business Card is More Than Just a Business Card On the surface, a business card provides you with a fast and convenient way to provide your contact information to potential clients, colleagues, and others you meet over the course of a day. However, business cards can also provide you with much more than […]

Don’t Forget the Envelope!

Direct mail pieces are a design challenge in and of themselves. Often, they are postcards or self-mailers (larger pieces that are folded down with an integrated mailing panel) which are designed to be eye-catching and convey information and stand out in the pile of mail in the box. They have the advantage of being ‘naked’ […]

Benefits of Branded Apparel

Branded apparel can be as simple as your company name embroidered on a dress shirt and as complex as a full color logo, graphics, and text printed from seam to seam. It’s a great marketing tool that is advertising your company while not being interpreted as advertising. People see it, it has a positive psychological […]

Solutions: Branded Shirts and Fleeces

Branded shirts and fleeces (corporate apparel) offer a lot of benefits to a business or organization. On the employee side, other than the ease of dressing in the morning, wearing corporate apparel gives a stronger identity with the company’s values, mission, and goals. On the customer side, employees wearing corporate apparel appear as both brand […]

Solutions: Fans!

Summer and hot weather is right around the corner. Yes, there is air conditioning – but not everywhere and not always effective. Think about any event leading people to congregate and you’re looking at an event that could use a fan…with your branding on it! And branding doesn’t necessarily mean corporate – these fans are […]

What’s In It For Me? Does Your Direct Mail Campaign Answer This?

Getting the Best Response to Direct Mailings Every industry these days faces stiff competition. It’s crucial to utilize every available marketing channel to promote products and services to potential customers. Online strategies can be both complex and effective, but printed materials still provide a medium that can reach out to more consumers in a way […]

5 Proven Ways to Stay Front and Center

The world of commerce is shrinking every day. No longer are your customers or employees only people who live in your town. Now they’re all over the country and the globe. Your sales manager may be in Des Moines, your assistant in Phoenix, and your Web designer in the Philippines. Staying in front of your […]

4 Do’s and Don’ts for a Successful Donation Campaign

How to Run a Successful Donation Campaign On the surface, starting and running a donation campaign sounds rather simple. However, most of those who have run successful donation campaigns will tell you it is anything but easy. Developing a solid plan for running a successful donation campaign takes time, and there are multiple steps involved […]

Your Businesses Printing Partner

The single biggest mistake startup companies make is failing to maintain sufficient cash flow. However, an often unrecognized villain in this mix is failure to restrain overhead expenses. In other words, spending too much on the wrong things can cut your business off at the knees. But the good news is, spending just enough on […]