Business At A Glance
Startup Costs: $2,000 – $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No
The printing industry has beenrevolutionized with the advent of digital technology. No longer arebusiness owners and consumers at the mercy of print shops to createtheir short-run marketing brochures, event programs and invitations asthese types of printed items can now be all printed in full-colordigital format without the expensive print plate making charge.
Adigital printing service can easily be operated from home and the mainrequirements to get this business rolling will be a good desktopcomputer, design software, a high quality digital printer capable of11-inch by 17-inch printing and the ability to use this equipmentefficiently. Potential customers include business owners, consumers,schools, government institutions, clubs and associations. The equipmentwill let you print professional full-color items such as newsletters,invitations, business cards, marketing brochures, event programs,restaurant menus, booklets and guides. Advertise and promote yourdigital printing service by joining local business associations tonetwork for clients. Short-run digital printing is becoming extremelypopular with business owners who routinely change prices, promotionsand products.