Is Print Finally Dead?

Print Is Not Only Stirring But Stirring Up Sales I almost have to laugh whenever this comes up…but it still comes up! Critics, most working far outside their area of expertise, see all the hype about digital this and digital that. They read another article about...

Print Management? Here’s How to Take Control

A Smarter, Less Stressful Approach to Printing Needs Control freak?  If you manage a small or mid-sized business or play a key role in a larger one, you may feel you have to be these days. For many of us, the ever-faster pace of business today gives us the feeling...

Could Ecobranding Save Money On Printing Services?

Will Ecobranding Save Money on Printing Services? I’ve been writing about print supply chain management in recent weeks. And that’s not by accident. I think it’s one of the areas in which we can do the most good for our clients. Our company was founded on new ways to...

How to Save Time and Money with Printing Services

Printing Jobs are Not DIY Projects Who among us hasn’t painted a room, or tackled a weekend project around the house? But most of us are smart enough to know (or learn pretty quickly, as in my case) what things we are better off having professionals handle. Think...

4 Things to Look For When Choosing a Print Management Partner

Here’s How to Hire Proven Print Management Performers Last week, I talked about how you could save a great deal of money and employee time in how you manage your company’s printing needs. Rather than spending your valuable time on it, or putting it on the...

No Time to Manage Your Printing Needs? Here Is Your Answer

Print Management Is a Better Way to Handle Your Printing Owning or managing a business is a snap, right? Ha, I didn’t think so. Today’s competitive environment adds pressure every day. It’s more difficult than ever to keep things running properly and profitably, yet...

What Is Print Supply Chain Management?

Print Supply Chain Management: An Opportunity for Profit I’ve given this post a pretty basic headline. And I’ll answer the question it asks in a moment. But first, let’s look at why people are losing money in business by failing to understand what print supply chain...

What Are Managed Print Services And Does Your Business Need Them?

See How Printing Is Handled at Today’s Successful Companies with Managed Print Services You can find many definitions online for managed print services. Some of them come from a very limited perspective, as if maintaining a few printers and copy machines were all you...

The Future Is Here…But How Are You Handling Your Printing Needs?

Is Your Business Using Today’s Technology To Meet Your Printing Needs? Most of us probably think of Uber as a forward-thinking company. It not only pioneered a popular ride-sharing service, but has invested heavily into self-driving cars. But Uber is apparently...

2 Ways to Cut Operating Expenses Forever

Spend Less, Get More in Printing and Promotional Items Superior Business Solutions was started by my grandfather in 1924. After almost 100 years in the print and promotional products business, we know a thing or two about staying ahead of the game. If you own or...

How to Save Time in Your Workday with Managed Print Services

How Will You Spend the Time Managed Print Services Will Save You In Your Workday? Okay, I won’t deny it. This post is aimed at getting you to do something. But honestly, it’s just as much about what you ought to stop doing. That is, wasting costly amounts of time and...

5 Ways to Make Your Products Sell with Custom Labels

Custom Labels Add Value and Attract Attention If you market a product, its packaging does a lot more than contain it. When your product sits on the shelf or other marketing display, that package is the last and the best chance you have to grab a potential customer’s...

Ready to Choose a Commercial Printer? Here Are 5 Tips That Will Help

For Commercial Printing, the Right Choice Makes Sense – and Money In Tuesday’s post, I talked about the importance of commercial printing to businesses today, working hand in hand with digital platforms to meet consumers wherever they access information. Today,...

How to Save Money and Manpower on Commercial Printing

Commercial Printing Is More Important (and Easier) Than Ever All things digital remain the trendy topic today, but commercial printing is a more central part of business than it has ever been. That’s because most businesses run day-to-day operations on printed forms....

Catalogs Are Back as Reimagined Sales Enablement Tools

Are Catalogs Dead as Sales Enablement Tools? Are catalogs dead? Some think that. And it may be true if your idea of a catalog is one of those six-inch-thick tomes that weighed a ton and did their best work raising you to the dinner table when you were 5. That kind of...

Want to Make Printing Services Easy AND Save Time and Money?

Here’s How to Make Printing Services Easy to Save Time and Money Maybe you’ve noticed those “dollar stores” popping up everywhere these days. I’m fine with that – a dollar store can be a convenient place to grab an item or two quickly, at a pretty reasonable...

Automotive Forum Highlights Global Supply Chain Management Needs

International Forum on Automotive Manufacturing Works to Fill Supply Chain Needs It’s been a very productive and interesting month. Today I’d like to share one especially relevant reason. Recently, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation invited us to...