This is the space on our website that is dedicated to the latest news and developments within NPRC. Some of the news items are for members only and others are available for all to read. This is where we will typically post the results of our latest industry and member-only surveys. When you have suggestions or comments we will post them here for all to see, unless of course you want your comments to remain confidential.
NPRC is celebrating
the re-opening of its Bookstore with a 15% Discount Coupon on all studies. The studies on sale include the following:
- The 2019-2020 Financial Benchmarking Study
- 2018-2019 Signs & Wide Format Pricing Study
- The 2019-2020 Digital Color Pricing Study
- 2018 Bindery Services Pricing Study
- The 2019 Wage ...
NPRC recently sent out an email
offering a free copy of a previously published company valuation chart. The chart compared 35 different offset/digital printing firms in terms of gross sales and estimated value. The chart provides a summary of 35 valuations conducted in the past eight years by QP Consulting, ...Read More
Below are just a few of the printers who have praised the value of our latest industry report, "The 2019-2020 Digital Color Pricing Study."
You'll find the very latest info on pricing digital products and services when you dive into this new study. Many printers have admitted that after studying ...Read More
By John Stewart, Executive Director, NPRC $130,000 SPE - The Magic Number! If your firm is going to survive or prosper in the next five years, you must currently have an SPE of $130,000 or higher. If your firm fails to achieve that SPE the chances are good you will ...Read More
In response to dozens
and dozens of requests from printers across the country, the new 2019-2020 "Sweet Sixteen" Digital Color Pricing Study is now being made available as a PDF. Retail Price for the PDF is $225. Hard copy price remains at $245. The new 90+ page study
is packed ...Read More
We've talked about this before but it is worth repeating. There is a big difference between what a couple takes out of a business in terms of salaries and other benefits and what is or would be considered profits. Remember, when it comes to valuing the worth of a business, ...Read More
Occasionally, we receive inquiries from printers asking us about markup rates and practices in our industry. Some of the inquiries come from folks who have just gotten into the business, while others come from old-timers who entered the industry during the 1980's and 90's. Here's an email we received just ...Read More
Printers from across the U.S.
are praising NPRC's newest study, The 2019-2020 "Sweet Sixteen" Digital Pricing Study.
This just-released report, covers 16 of the printing industry's most popular digital products and services, is only available as a hard copy. The new report is packed
with the very latest pricing info and ...Read More
NPRC has just released its latest research report
, the 2019-2020 "Sweet Sixteen" Digital Color Pricing Study!
The new report, packed with the very latest pricing info, and including literally hundreds of average and median prices, is now available for immediate shipment. The new study covers more than a dozen of the ...Read More
The Myths About Tariffs? Recently, we got curious
about the real story behind tariffs and who actually pays them and who really benefits. President Trump is a fan of tariffs and implies that we (the U.S.) are going to rake in billions of $$$ with the new 25% tariffs being ...Read More
is considered by many financial experts as the ultimate number that you need to track regarding personal finances. Net worth is the total $$$ remaining if you sold/liquidated everything you own and paid off all of your debts
. Tracking your net worth over time will put you on the ...Read More
Earlier this week
(April 8-10, 2019) we posted a graph and some summary comments regarding a survey conducted by RIT in 2003. We encouraged reader feedback and while we did receive two comments, we are looking for additonal feedback that we can post here. In the meantime,
we have obtained ...Read More