Departments

In working with us, you'll find that our company is not overly regimented. Everyone understands their role but is willing to help out wherever needed to see a job through. You'll never hear a member of our staff say, "that's not my job."

Though we believe whole-heartedly in this open approach, it's necessary to separate our company into a few departments. Whether it's Customer Service or production, it takes everyone we have to make our clients look their best.

  • Administration/Accounting

    Our behind-the-scenes support staff handles all of our administrative tasks such as accounting, company communications, training, and coordination of staff functions.

    - Management of receivables and payables
    - Staff motivation and performance reviews
    - Coordination of production scheduling and flow
    - Coordination of Quality Assurance
    - Enforcement of company policy and procedure
    - Coordination of scheduling and payroll
    - Coordination of employee hiring and training
    - Checking inventory and ordering supplies
    - Equipment purchasing

  • Bindery Services

    Our bindery services department handles everything from basic cutting, folding and laminating to more elaborate mail preparation and booklet-making services. Our full range of bindery services allows every job we produce to go out the door ready for distribution.

    - Comprehensive understanding of various finishing machines -- folding, cutting, binding, laminating, booklet making, etc.
    - Collects samples for file management system
    - Quality Assurance

  • Black and White Copying

    Our black and white copying department is capable of producing virtually any quantity of copies quickly and efficiently. Using the latest technology available to our industry, our well-trained machine operators produce copies that allow clients to meet and exceed their quality objectives.

    - Black & white high-speed copying
    - In-line bindery functions -- tab insertion, stapling, tape binding, etc.
    - Job prioritization and scheduling
    - Ability to meet quick turnaround times
    - Quality Assurance -- continually checking output for consistent high quality

  • Color Copying

    Full-color copying is one of our specialties. Utilizing top-notch equipment, our color specialists are proficient at creating output that satisfies the high quality demands of the most astute print buyer.

    - Full-color copying
    - Job prioritization and scheduling
    - Ability to meet quick turnaround times
    - Quality Assurance -- continually checking output for consistent high quality

  • Customer Service

    Our customer service staff are responsible for building strong relationships with our ever-expanding client base. They work on the front line to ensure that every estimate and order is handled professionally and meets the quality expectations of our clients.

    - Establish and build client relationships
    - Efficient order-taking and job analysis
    - Quality Assurance -- final quality check
    - Coordination of files for accuracy in reordering
    - Pick-up and delivery

  • Delivery & Shipping

    All our finished printed work is packaged to customer specifications. We can deliver your job anywhere in the greater Des Moines area. We also provide shipping services for your convenience and can ship your completed job anywhere you need.

    Please contact us at (515) 243-5309 to let us know how we can help to deliver your next job.

  • Design Services

    Our designers have extensive knowledge of all major computer page layout and graphic applications including QuarkXPress, InDesign, PageMaker, Illustrator, Publisher and Photoshop. They create nearly every job we produce from concept to final proof and are experts at layout and composition.

    - Efficient creation of originals
    - Ability to accept files from all formats and work in a cross-platform environment
    - Thorough electronic archiving of client jobs
    - Awareness and implementation of new technologies
    - Familiarity with virtually all external storage devices
    - Provide clients with basic software technical support

  • Digital Printing
  • Facilities Management

    We have the room to store your printed material so you don't have to.

  • Legal/Litigation Services

    Our legal services department is capable of reproducing large quantities of legal documents, creating court exhibits, labeling documents, or producing a special project, all within a reasonable timeframe.

    - Maintain confidentiality of material
    - Quality Assurance -- best copy possible; staples, folds, and orientations matched
    - Originals returned in pristine condition, as received
    - Bates labeling, hand/analog confidentiality stamping
    - Ability to meet deadlines and job demands
    - Class Action Lawsuits & Bankruptcy mailings

  • Mail Merge Printing

    Mail merge, also known as variable data printing, is effective for any items that would benefit from personalization. Customizing information is not limited to the name and address, but can be used throughout the mail piece, and to change the text to suit an individual recipient. Our high-speed digital printers can produce these easily. Call us to discuss how this service could improve the effectiveness of your mailing.

  • Mailing Services

    Experts in mailing since 1991. The first Des Moines printer offering complete mailing services. One stop: designing, printing, mail prep and discounted postage rates.

  • Offset Printing

    We utilize proven technology and equipment to ensure that our printed products are of the highest quality. Our professional press-operators are masters at maintaining ink consistency and coverage, maintaining accuracy, and meeting tight deadlines.

    - Maintains equipment to ensure optimum efficiency and quality
    - Extensive knowledge of pre-press technology -- film, metal/poly plates; ink mixing
    - Extensive knowledge of chemical usage and disposal
    - Quality Assurance

    Award Winning Printer Year After Year