Dedicated to the Printing Industry

Serving the Printing Industry

NPRC Dedicated To
Printing Industry Research

The leading publisher of key statistical studies in the printing industry.

The National Printing Research Council (NPRC) is the printing industry’s premier organization in terms of industry research. NPRC has  published more highly respected studies dealing with pricing, wages & benefits, bindery practices, digital printing devices and profitability than all of the other trade associations combined.

NPRC, founded by industry consultant John Stewart and former Quick Printing magazine editor Bob Hall, is a trade association dedicated to gathering and sharing, on a confidential basis, key financial and pricing data essential to improving both profits and sales in today’s highly competitive environment. We invite you to explore this site, check out our lengthy and info-packed blog, and then seriously consider joining our new organization.

  Read More….


NPRC LATEST NEWS

For additional news, articles, announcements, free videos and special charts visit the NPRC Blog.

NPRC Launches Financial Benchmarking Survey

NPRC Launches popular survey - NPRC is proud to announce it has just launched the industry's most popular and longest running survey - The 2019-2020 Financial Benchmarking Survey. Improving financial ratios is the key to success in this industry, and that's why we bring you this survey every two years! Firms ...
Read More

Printing Association Releases 2019 Goal Sheet

Interested in boosting profits and becoming a "Profit Leader" in 2019? If your answer is "Yes," we suggest you Click Here and download NPRC's latest publication - The 2019 Financial Model & Goals sheet. At a quick glance, you'll discover what the top 25% in our industry are reporting in ...
Read More
2019 Wage Study

Industry Wage Study Officially Released!

NPRC has just announced it has released the 2019 Wage & Benefits study two weeks earlier than previously planned. Participants were sent their FREE copies of the study on Dec. 11, 2018. The new 2019 Printing Industry Wage & Benefits Study  was previously scheduled for release on Jan. 2, 2019 but, ...
Read More

Order Two Pricing Studies & Save 25%

Order Two Pricing Studies & Save $84.50! Ordered separately, these two popular studies would normally cost $338! However, order these studies together and you will pay ONLY  $253.50  - a savings of 25% off the retail price. This sale applies only to PDFs. NPRC Members pay only $126.00! To place ...
Read More

Wife Needs Help Pricing 24-Page Booklet

Wife Needs Help With Pricing
24-Page Booklet With Cover
By John Stewart, Executive Director NPRC Last week Mary (my wife) came into my office and asked me to help her price a 24-page booklet. A woman had just come into the shop and asked for a quote and Mary ...
Read More

NPRC Releases Signs & Wide Format Pricing Study

NPRC Releases Signs & Wide Format Pricing Study The 2018-2019 Signs & Wide Format Pricing Study is NPRC's newest research study, and it is now available for immediate shipment.  This study has already proven to be a real eye-opener for many firms! Order this new study  today by visiting NPRC's Bookstore at ...
Read More

Selling “Partner” Increases Business Value!

The Endowment Principle
And Valuing Your Business
By John C. Stewart, Executive Director, NPRC “The endowment principle suggests that an owner of an object tends to attribute a higher value to that object because he owns it. Consequently, the owner of a business may think that the business has a ...
Read More

Major Pricing Variations a Myth!

Pricing Variations Between Markets
A Myth Says Industry Pricing Expert
By John C. Stewart, Executive Director, NPRC As publisher of key industry pricing studies for the past 30+ years, there is one recurring comment I  hear repeated week after week and month after month from printers around the country, and ...
Read More

Comments are closed.