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How Printing In-House Cuts Costs

November 20, 2018

Whether printing is a large or small part of your business’s workflow, it’s always worth assessing the benefits of moving your printing jobs from outsourced printing to in-house printing. In fact, depending on your organization’s industry and its needs, in-house printing is often the no-brainer solution to maximizing workflows and decreasing overall production costs.

In-House Printing vs. Outsourcing

The first step in determining whether outsourced or in-house printing is best suited for your business is to first assess your business’s printing needs and deal breakers and then compare the two methods.

Outsourced Printing

Though organizations may choose to outsource their printing jobs in order to save on the upfront cost of purchasing printing equipment, it’s important to note that there are several disadvantages to outsourced printing, including:

If any of the above are deal breakers for your organization, it may be time to consider moving your printing jobs in-house.

In-House Printing

Organizations that decide to move their printing in-house have several advantages, including:

How Does In-House Printing Cut Costs?

Although the upfront cost of in-house printing may initially deter some businesses from going in-house, it’s important to keep in mind that you actually end up saving more money (and time) in the long-run than you would with outsourced printing. Today, with newer and more efficient multi-functional printers available on the market, there’s never been a better time to take your printing in-house. Printers today now allow for affordability and quality to go hand-in-hand, so that the daily materials you rely on (such as business cards, flyers, brochures, etc.) can be printed at a lower cost than ever before. Along with no markups or processing fees that you would incur with a third-party vendor, cutting down on costs is one of the main reasons that many organizations are now taking their print jobs in-house.

How OE Canada Helps Organizations Implement Cost-Efficient In-House Printing

At OE Canada, we help businesses manage their in-house printing jobs by taking our printing expertise right to you. Our dynamic printing services offer:

OE Canada also offers a select line of powerful HP, Lexmark, and Toshiba printers that are affordable and produce high-quality materials.

Talk to an OE Canada Rep today to learn more about how we can help you transition your business’s printing in-house.