This page features a list of print brokers or print brokering sites. Most of these companies allow you to submit
requests for printing quotations from their web site. Please note that this list is a work in progress.
If you know of other book printers who should be added to this list, please email John Kremer.
A listing here does not imply an endorsement. Thanks for your support. — John Kremer, author
of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books
ABC Printing Company,
Michael Christensen, 5654 N Elston Avenue, Chicago IL 60646; 773-774-8282; Fax:
773-774-8290. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graphics, 641 W Kathleen Drive, Des Plaines IL 60016; 847-952-1066; Fax:
email@example.com. Prints brochures, letterhead, business cards,
envelopes, labels, tags, checks, decals, and more.
Alliant Printing Services, Robert Beck, 6708 - 13th Avenue SW,
Seattle WA 98106; 206-767-6084; Fax: 206-219-1104. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Specializes in print brokering of catalogs, magazines, and commercial printing.
Aloha Off-Shore Printers, Clai Carlton, Sales Rep; Cell: 808-384-3810.
Email: email@example.com. “Representing the finest in
printing from the orient. Terrific pricing and higher quality paper stocks.”
Aquent, 877-727-8637. Features more than 7,000 creative,
print production, and web design experts from the AIGA.
Atlanta Georgia Printer — Offers 4-color printing as well
as black and white.
Christopher Graves, P O Box 297, Marlborough CT 06447; 860-295-1177;
866-261-3505; Fax: 800-716-0868. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Full service graphic design and print broker.
Joanne Bolton; 415-454-8778; Fax: 415-454-9603. Email:
broker for books from Asian and U.S. printers. High quality four-color books,
even in smaller quantities.
Books Just Books, RJ Communications, Ron Pramschufer and John
Grady, 800-621-2556; Fax: 800-754-7089. Email: email@example.com.
Established in 1994, this company works with five to ten printers to bring you the best price for book printing in
any quantity. You can request a quotation direct from their web site.
Bid to Print, Jennie Thompson, Rosslyn VA; 703-812-9211. Email:
JennieT@bidtoprint.com. Features tools to streamline the bidding process for buyers
of direct marketing materials and production services.
Creative Printing, P O Box 6134, Oceanside CA 92052;
760-758-1140. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Motto: Helping
businesses maximize their print budget by finding the most cost-effective methods of printing.
Printing Services, Dwight Stagg, 34 N Brendwood Boulevard #205, Saint
Louis MO 63104; 314-862-4500; 800-886-4551. Email:
email@example.com. Printing brokering of
all your professional printing needs.
Cross Blue Overseas
Printing, Jeff Chen, 17700 Castleton Street #300, City of Industry CA
91748; 888-228-7788; Fax: 626-964-9922. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Print brokers for
Designs n Print, Michael Reid, Small Business Promotions;
678-528-3233; Cell: 678-886-8792; 800-492-1218. Email: email@example.com
or firstname.lastname@example.org. Graphic
design services and print broker.
10930 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90025; 888-888-4211; Fax:
310-575-4141. Printing of postcards, brochures, flyers, etc. in full-color.
“My printing and binding volume has increased significantly by providing your book, 1001
Ways to Market Your Books, free to my authors. This has really paid off. Those that use your book do much
better at promoting than even those who hire a marketing company. Your book has made a difference for Livevest.” —
Ric Simmons, Lifevest Publishing
58k.com, 800-587-4617; 212-791-4351Commercial print buyers can submit their
jobs and printers bid competitively in an open auction. Features 58,000 printers.
Joseph Gornail, 305 Madison Avenue #449, New York NY 10165; 212-619-5446; Fax:
email@example.com. A Manhattan printer with full publishing and
commercial printing capabilities. An interactive print and design website.
Four Colour Imports, George Dick, President, 2410 Frankfort Avenue,
Louisville KY 40206; 502-896-9644; Fax: 502-896-9594. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
They represent Everbest Printing Company in China and Lifetouch Publishing in
the U.S. They specialize in high quality four-color
illustrated books. They do PDF file conversion and color proofing at their
prepress house FCI Digital outside of Dayton, Ohio. “We specialize in working with new and smaller publishers who need technical help with preparing
DTP files, and who do not have the expertise in working outside the country. Regardless of whether you're targeting the
lowest cost in China or quickest turnaround in the U.S., we offer a high quality printing solution to meet those needs.”
“You website is very popular and I get calls and emails all the time.” —
George Dick, President
Global Interprint, Pat
Burnett, 589 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa CA 95401; 707-545-1200, ext. 104;
Cell: 707-494-3686; Fax: 707-545-1210. Email:
G-Print International, Bob
Gallo, President, 1960 Lycoming Avenue, Abington PA 19001; 215-779-2164. Email:
email@example.com. Print broker
specializing in full-color hardcover and softcover books. Also offers packaging,
board games, card sets, and general commercial printing.
Graphic Placement, Steve Mandala, CEO; 949-453-2422; 800-453-2421.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. This print broker specializes in
various specialty applications in web, in-line finishing, and promotional printing for the entertainment industries,
electronic entertainment, fast food chains, and many professional and Fortune companies. Their hallmark is a
proprietary software system developed to link all clients and internal operations on a common platform (IT System).
Graphic Resource Group,
Sherry Kennell, President, 527 Chalet Drive W, Millersville MD 21108;
410-703-6258; Fax: 866-883-9950. Email:
Plus, Allison Lott, 5773 Highway 300, Longview TX 75604; 903-241-6003.
Email: email@example.com. 4-color
offset and digital printing.
httPrint.com, 17 Bluxome Street, San Francisco CA 94107; 415-216-4283;
Fax: 415-495-8936. “Your global print marketplace.” Provides competitive quotes, stock images, freelance resources,
eprocurement software, and print workflow management tools. They also have a custom publishing arm, “providing all
services needed to produce, distribute, and promote any print project.
229 Moore Street, Philadelphia PA 19148; 215-462-7446; 866-400-6870; Fax:
firstname.lastname@example.org. A full service digital print and design firm
offering brochures, annual reports, corporate documents, envelopes, letterheads,
business cards, flyers, postcards, calendars, posters, catalogs, direct mail
ImageX, 6150 Stoneridge Mall Road #200, Pleasanton CA 94588; 925-251-5605;
Fax: 925-251-5601. Email: email@example.com.
Impress.com, 1309 S Mary Avenue, Sunnyvale CA 94087; 408-245-8336; 888-990-3663.
J&G Resources, Kyle Gene
Thomas, 202 Windermere Court, Vinton VA 24179. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. 45 years in the
printing business. Looking to help local people find the best printers.
J&K Print Services, Jim
Pattison, president, 908 Holly Court, Sleepy Hollow IL 60118; 847-836-7288; Fax:
email@example.com. In business since 1994, they offer
catalogs, brochures, sell sheets, loyalty cards, banners, and more. Print on
paper, plastics, vinyl, cloth, and aluminum. Also binding, diecutting,
finishing, mailing, and more.
Lorna Johnson Print,
Lorna Johnson, P O Box 125, Petaluma CA 94953; 415-845-8354. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
International and domestic print broker in northern California, specializing in
books (hardbound and softbound sewn and glued), catalogs, boxed note cards,
calendars, journals etc for smaller companies and self-publishers alike. In
printing since 1974 and speak fluent InDesign and Quark to answer any questions
you or your designer may have regarding file preparation.
Email: email@example.com. A full service print brokerage, graphic design studio,
and website construction company. Their web site allows you to submit a bid or create your own personalized products and
order on-line through their print catalog.
LivePrint — Kinko's division
Media Link Communications, Bob Rose, 321 East 22nd Street, New York NY
10010; 212-674-8843; Fax: 212-260-8489. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Creative
printers and holographic consultants for one- to six-color booklets, brochures, catalogs, special effects, lenticular
imaging, printing on plastic, tattoos, magnets, direct mail, packaging, boxes, and promotion kits.
Mimeo.com — Gives users software to transmit documents to their Memphis,
Tennessee center where the job is printed and shipped overnight via Federal Express.
My New Printer,
Mike Francis, Email:
email@example.com. A print broker.
Printing, 10930 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90025;
866-266-6182. Printing of postcards in full-color.
Noosh — A collaborative site where printers, print buyers, and creative agencies
work together to create, store, and manage documentation on print jobs (including print specifications, estimates, change
requests, etc.). Noosh charges buyers a monthly service fee based on usage and printerss a transaction fee per job.
NowDocs.com — Send documents via the Internet to their printing centers in
Los Angeles, Dallas, Austin, Boston, Chicago, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Washington DC. In those
cities, documents can be printed and delivered within hours.
Ooola Printing, Nick
Zheng, President; 86-574-5661-0383; Fax: 86-575-8790-6097. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. “Ooola Printing provides wholesale printing services to
international printing buyers. It has achieved its best efficiency by utilizing
the high quality printing resources in China and web-to-print technology that
streamlines the printing job management.”
P&P Group, Kevin Smith, 252 Flour Lane, Langhorne PA
19047; 267-307-6713. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. This family-owned business offers digital and
offset print services, banners, signage, fulfillment services, project
management, custom binders, custom pocket folders, custom packaging, stock
bindery supplies, screened and embroidered apparel, as well as promotional
Parker Business Communications, Randy Parker; 973-327-4014.
Email: email@example.com. “Business-to-business graphic
arts and printing company that specializes in the tools that your sales team needs to help them sell your company's
products and promote its services. Specializes in color catalog production.”
3070 Pike Avenue South, P O Box 293, Afton MN 55001; 651-436-6947; Fax
651-436-6572. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Book printing since 1992 for customers throughout the USA; printing in the USA,
Asia, or other places. All types of books including scholarly, coffeetable
books, memoirs, children's cooks, art books; both hardcover and softcover. They
also provide quality design through delivery if needed.
Print Easy, 221 Ridgedale Road, Friday Harbor WA 98250;
800-562-0888; Fax: 800-554-9880. Email: ThomGrayRome@printEasy.net.
Compare the cost of print full-color versus black-ink only via their web site.
21333 Deering Court, Canoga Park CA 91304; 866-668-5152; Fax: 818-992-4778. Prints
business cards, presentation folders, flyers, greeting cards, postcards, and
The Print Guide, Kevin Ladd.
Email: email@example.com. The source for custom printing.
“Find recommended suppliers, information, articles, and frequently asked questions.”
Print Market, 2125 Powell Street, San Francisco CA 94133;
877-638-3325. Do your own print production management, or have them do it.
Print Quote Network — A print buyers site to
connect printers and print buyers throughout Australia.
PrintBid, 1411 SW Morrison Street #350, Portland OR 97205; 503-248-2233;
Fax: 503-248-7727. Features links to more than 1,700 printers of all sorts. Type in your specs for any sort of print job
and the site will return a list of printers who can do the job. Offers a database of 62,000 printing companies.
— Donatas Gataveckas. Print brokers working with suppliers from Eastern Europe.
Printing for Less — Four-color printing for business to business.
Printing Industry Exchange, P O Box 2238, Ashburn VA 20146-2238;
703-519-2187; Fax: 703-729-2268. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Allows you to submit printing bid requests and get responses from many printers at once.
Shara-e-Faisal Karachi, Sindh 74700 Pakistan; 888-352-5646. Email:
email@example.com. A printing
search engine that helps people find quality printing services on the Internet.
Printing You Can Trust, Jeff Moriarty. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Business to business printing service.
Prints Made Easy — Also sell business cards, mugs,
mouse pads, etc. with low prices and an easy-to-use interface.
Red Panda Press,
Sarah Fruehling; 888-823-6336; Fax: 866-669-5093. Email:
brokering via a network of printers in China where they have full-time
experienced personnel to oversee production from start to finish. Color
proofing, prepress, printing, bindery, export/import, air/ocean freight,
customs, and inland transportation will all be taken care of by their staff.
Richard Jacobs & Company,
David Jacobs; 317-815-9400. Email:
email@example.com. Offices in Indiana, California, and Ohio. Represents
commercial printers in the U.S. and China since 1979. Prints catalogs,
brochures, and perfect bound books. Also offers fulfillment.
RJ Communications, 51 East 42nd Street, New York NY 10017; 212-867-1331;
Fax: 212-681-8002. Allows you to get printing estimates for mass market, trade paperbacks, and workbooks.
Southwest Offset Printing, Anthony Edwards, 13650 Gramercy Place, Gardena CA 90249-2465;
310-323-0112, ext 129; Fax: 310-323-6927. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. They deal in
publication printing: weeklies, monthlies,quarterly publications. Heatset and cold web printing. From newsprint, book
stock to gloss book. Saddlestitching or perfect binding and labeling, mailing or direct drop shipping.
Sprint Graphics, Alan Rosinsky, CEO; 888-667-2679. This discount
color printing service offers digital printing of brochures, postcards, booklets & letterhead. Online estimates,
orders & proofing. Shipping nationally.
Star Print Brokers, Nancy Starkman,
President, P.O. Box 53592, Bellevue WA 98015; 425-603-1777; Fax: 425-603-0859. Email:
email@example.com Printing high-quality,
full-color, hardcover coffeetable books in the US and Asia. “Our pricing is extremely competitive.”
Tobu Print Group,
Frank Gallagher, Production Manager, 2836 N Verdugo Road, Glendale CA 91208;
818-550-0594; Fax: 818-550-0794. Email:
Union Printer NYC,
Joe Ippolito, Owner. Book printing, commercial printing, campaign literature.
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