Outsourcing your Print processes can be a complicated task. With so many elements of your business buying print on a daily basis it’s often hard to channel your buying to set supply chains and get the combined buying power/economies of scale if multiple parts of your business are using different printers for different items.
This is where CBF come in. By centralising buying power your print spend can be reduced up to 25% we have proved time and time again that outsourcing your print materials can not only reduce costs but it improves efficiency with the process, rollout and tracking of orders making your business more profitable. This combined with maintaining brand standards, paper stock management and online artwork manipulation tools your savings for outsourcing just keep coming.
So where do you start your journey to print outsourcing utopia? Firstly by analysing your spend and how you order your printed materials.
The basic questions you need to answer include:
Tighter brand standards/controls needed on your print?
Is your print spend controlled by budget restrictions?
Do you need more than one person to order print materials in your business?
Do you need to give the persons ordering access to personalising tools?
Is there multiple sites or departments that need to be delivered to? Are some of those international?
Can your business improve with print process improvements?
Does print outsourcing help your become more scalable?
If you answer yes to any of these questions then Print Management Outsourcing is for you and your business. There are many outsourcing models some will suit and some that don’t. But essentially one print supply chain will make your business run more efficiently and profitably.
Our outsourcing model gives you the controls to manage budgets, digital collateral & artwork manipulation, Print Storage and Turnaround times.
Are your procurement teams wasting time getting multiple quotes, chasing suppliers and trying to juggle multiple jobs? By outsourcing your print materials would eliminate the headaches of all the multiple supply chains. Most print management companies manage their own supplier database on your behalf getting the best rate possible with their buying power and some like us (CBF) have our own production sites as well as a comprehensive supplier list to make sure you never get a raw deal.
So if you or your staff are tearing their hair out chasing to get jobs finished on-time then drop us a line.
We have been managing print since 1986 we can help.