Web to Print Best Practices Series: 10 Key Take Aways

Series Summary and Things to consider I covered a lot of ground in this series on Web to Print Best Practices for In-plant Print Centers: installation, roll out, marketing and selling the capabilities of the system, user adoption (both the print shop and users), pricing, production and automation and expanding the print shop’s reach and

Web to Print Best Practices Series: 7 Ways to Expand Your Reach & Influence

Expanding Your Reach and Influence   You’ve launched and rolled out your system. Step back and take a look at what comes next. You will likely want to reach more customers, add capabilities, automate workflow more, or conduct other key initiatives to continue your growth and maintain relevancy. Technology does not stand still. Your in-plant should

Web to Print Best Practices Series: 4 Web to Print Production and Automation Best Practices

Best Practices for Web to Print Production and Automation Web to print systems come in a couple of different types to drive print production and workflow automation: Web Ordering– Download and Print (offers only submission)- This type offers an e-commerce front-end to submit jobs to the print center but does not send print jobs directly

Web to Print Best Practices Presentation Graph Expo 2016

Web to Print Best Practices Presentation Graph Expo 2016 I’ve recently returned from the Graph Expo 2016 show in Orlando, and I must admit, I was pleasantly surprised by the in-plant attendance! I attended four in-plant events and participated in two. In each case, there were at least sixty people in the audience. One of

Web to Print Best Practices Series: 4 Pricing Best Practices

Pricing Options and 4 Pricing Best Practices for Customers and Web to Print Systems Most in-plants have a published price list that covers their common services that may include a selection of papers, B/W and Color printing, wide format, finishing, services like laminating and foam core, and specialty products. Consumers today want simple and fair

Web to Print Best Practices Series: User Adoption

Best Practices for In-Plant Print Center User Adoption- for Customers and Print Center Staff When you are changing from a paper or email-based method of sending jobs and work requests to the Print Center, it may be difficult for your user community to make the change to a Web-based system. Let’s face it, people are

Web to Print Best Practices Series: 7 Marketing and Sales Best Practices

Best Practices for Marketing Web to Print for In-plant Print Centers The third article in our Web to Print Best Practices series about how in-plants can successfully implement and use Web to print software covered “6 installation best practices.” In this fourth post, I’ll focus on a topic closely related to rolling out your Web

Web to Print Best Practices Series: 6 System Roll Out Best Practices

Web to Print System Roll Out (Launch) Best Practices for In-Plant Print Centers Article #3 This is the third post in our series, “Web to Print Best Practices for In-Plant Print Centers.” In the series, I'm covering eight topics, including: installation, roll out, marketing the system and more. In my last post post, I offered Seven