Book Printing Blog

Warm Thanksgiving Wishes to You All

- Friday, November 18, 2022
Happy Thanksgiving

Our path to personal and professional success is paved by- and with- the quality souls with whom we have surrounded ourselves. And, we consider you a member of our extremely valued fraternity of customers, vendors, service providers, mentors, and friends. It has been a strange couple of years, and we all have each other to thank for surviving and thriving. For this we give thanks.

This Thanksgiving we would like to use this week's blog to communicate our heartfelt appreciation for all the support, loyalty, service quality, and passion for our business we have received this past year. Going forward, our commitment is to even better strengthen our business and our relationships throughout into 2023 and beyond.

Warm Thanksgiving wishes, to you all.


Short-Run Printing: Greatly Improve the Efficiency of Ordering Books

- Friday, November 11, 2022
Country Press Printing - Short-Run Printing

Most newbie authors are looking to have their books printed through short run printing or print on demand. These two methods are the most convenient way of ordering books in smaller quantities. It helps a good start for new authors in publishing their works. It is the ability to print in short runs which makes it possible by using digital printing equipment. With short run printing, it greatly improves the efficiency of ordering books.

Short run printing with the use of digital printing is so convenient without any upfront cost on plate creation or time-consuming set-up. This makes digital equipment the most preferred choice for printing short runs because there are only minimal set-up associated with each work. In this case, it keeps the unit cost of each book at low cost. Further, with the printer’s ability to produce books on an ‘as needed’ basis through print on demand, printing will be made depending on the order quantity of books needed only. And since it is an order of a small quantity of books there is no need for big investment. And the inventory turnover is so fast. At the same time, since the order is in small increments, you refrain from the chance of being stuck with obsolete or out-of-date books if the content changes more rapidly. And the good part is no storage space required. Since you order at a minimum quantity the less room you will be needing to store them. This reduces the handlist cost too.

The newbie authors appreciate the new method of short run printing since their new work will be printed faster and in good hands because a shorter run will take less time to produce. Their new manuscript will be put on the market, and it will soon be realized if it is marketable to the readers depending on the fast turnaround of the book newly published.

For more tips on short run printing, contact Country Press Printing.


Affordably Author Your Own Cookbook with Digital Printing

- Monday, October 31, 2022
Country Press Printing - Cookbook

Cooks and chefs are seeking economic solutions for putting their skills and knowledge to print. Good thing, there's Digital printing services that offers fast and cost effective waya to publish a cook book printed in high definition texts and filled with high quality photos.

High-Quality Cookbooks greatly requires the expertise of digital printing service providers. The photo book printed as a recipe cookbook successfully translates the dare-to-be different atmosphere of the restaurant to the printed page. Strong sales have led to multiple reprints and more business for the Digital printing industry. The print-on-demand reproduction of the book and its vivid photography makes a strong proof for the company’s high-class digital book capabilities. Print on demand makes it convenient and affordable for self-published authors to print and sell their books straight to readers around the world. With on-demand printing, authors will distribute their books to readers without having to buy and store hundreds of books on their own. Chef authors through print on demand will have the freedom to market and sell their books around the world without having to worry about storing, shipping, or having enough books in stock.

For more tips on digital printing, contact Country Press Printing.


Short Run Printing Services: Only Print What You Need

- Friday, October 21, 2022
The Country Press, Inc. - Self-Publishers

Ordering a small quantity of books instead of a whole skid will not require a big amount of investment. It is less money tied up, less waste, less risk and less storage space. The greatest benefit, it has a faster turnaround. Short run printing applies, less is more principle, in printing.

The current trend of Print on demand on digital printing is worth exploring. It greatly improves the efficiency of ordering books or any multi-page documents. With short run printing, ordering in small quantities makes the digital equipment the least expensive choice for printing short runs because there is only minimal set-up cost associated with each job. In this process, the unit cost of the book is at low cost. At the same time the method of ordering in small quantities will be printed as you need them. And this makes possible the ability to print in short runs on digital equipment. Short run printing offers enormous benefits like the chance of being stuck with obsolete or out-of-date books if the content topics change rapidly than anticipated. And since there will be no more storage, it reduces handlist costs too.

With a short run printing, you will have the books in your hands quicker because a short run takes less time to produce. It is because of lesser set-up time with digital printing. Ultimately this method is advantageous for book projects because it allows for test marketing and advertently quick adjustments or changes on the book.

For more tips on Short Run Printing, contact Country Press Printing.


Print on Demand Publication Services – The Value Path to Filling Publication Sales Orders

- Friday, October 14, 2022
The Country Press, Inc. - Print On Demand

Gone are the days when authors needed larger print runs in order to save on expenses and run the risk of having surplus or unsold books. Fortunately, authors can decide to print smaller runs to test the waters without breaking the bank with print on demand (POD) services. These same services allow for reprinting copies to replenish inventory.

POD services give independent authors and interested publishers an option that maximizes their resources and minimizes related risks. They can decide to publish their works on their own terms without spending large amounts of initial capital. Because there is little to no surplus, there are lesser storage costs as well.

POD services are just one of the advantages of digital printing. Since its inception, interested authors and publishers have enjoyed flexibility to effectively address the fluctuating demands for their books in the market. Shelves will be replenished as soon as possible, with high caliber copies.

To find out more about print on demand services for authors and publishers, contact The Country Press, Inc.


Short Run Printing: Convenient Option for Post-Review Editing

- Friday, October 07, 2022
The Country Press Inc. - Short Run Printing, Boston, MA

It is very convenient from lesser money tied up, lesser waste, lesser risk, lesser storage space and the more than ever faster turnaround. These are the benefits of the Short Run Printing or Print on Demand. Since most of the published documents need to be changed overtime, with short run printing, it is the most convenient option for making changes between batches.

With short run digital printing it gives the privilege of making alterations compared to offset printing which will not give you the privilege of making changes during the printing process. Being a small quantity of books being printed instead of a whole skid, there is no need to invest much money. The good part is it turns your inventory faster. Another advantage of ordering in small increments is it reduces the chance of being stuck with out-of-date books because the content changes more rapidly as expected. The risk in this method is lesser because this is more appropriate for book projects since it allows for test marketing and relatively quick adjustments. Book projects have frequent changes especially in the content or design of the book. Further, handling cost is another benefit of short run printing. Books that normally take up a lot of room will no longer happen since the less you order at one time, the less space you need to store them.

With digital printing, there is always less set up time. With a minimum order of books you will have it in quickest time because a shorter run takes less time to produce giving it the faster turnaround. On the other hand, the lesser the set up involved will give more opportunity options for customization. Printing what you need when you need it, will save a specific file setup for a later date.

For more tips on Short Run Printing, contact Country Press Printing.


Digital Book Printing: Empowering Freelance Authors on Tight Budgets

- Friday, September 30, 2022
Country Press Printing - Digital printing in Boston, MA

As the expense of self-publishing decreases and digital opportunities continue to grow, more and more independent authors are avoiding traditional publishing houses. Self-publishing guarantees that your book will be ready for anyone to purchase and read. Your book will get published faster than with traditional publishing because of the use of state-of-the-art digital book printers.

With self-publishing, independent authors and self-publishers gain and retain control of the planning, editing, publishing, and marketing process of their book. All rights to truly self-published books belong to the author. So rather than working within the constraints set by a publishing house, you can do with your book what you desire, at any time. Additionally, you will not have excess inventory because you can enjoy a custom printing service option that allows you to produce copies of your work as needed, rather than having to purchase large press runs that leave you with stacks of books to store and transport.

Digital book printing has changed book publishing. Independent authors believe that these changes have been for the better. In fact, self-publishing has greatly empowered authors in new and exciting ways. And for those who prefer pursuing offset printing, more traditional publishing methods are still an option.

To find out more about self-publishing and digital book printing, contact the Country Press, Inc.


Digital Printing Services – We Produce Bound Galleys Worthy of Your Work

- Friday, September 23, 2022
Country Press Printing, Boston, MA - Bound Galleys

Digital printing allows you to print high quality books and save on expenses even when you only need to print a few copies. But, digital printing also lets you produce clear copies of bound galleys that are worth reading and reviewing.

Bound galleys are pre-publication versions of an upcoming published book. They are printed, perfectly bound books that may have images, illustrations, charts, and even some text intentionally left out which will eventually appear in the final finished edition. Bound galleys are often the same size as the final copies.

Most bound galleys have a cover which contains information useful to marketing the book to reviewers and distributors rather than the cover which will be on the finished book when published. It is through these bound galleys that marketers, promoters, and bloggers can read and review a book pre-publication.

After the review stage, the positive comments and reviews are usually printed within the published books. Digital printing allows authors to take bound galleys to the next level, so that reviewers will feel like they are reading the production version.

To find out more about digital printing services for bound galleys, contact Country Press, Inc.


Short-Run Printing: Offer More Customization Options

- Friday, September 09, 2022
Country Press Printing - Book Printing

Through a short run digital printing method, it will customize the printing of new books and other marketing materials that will be out-of-date once the content changes more rapidly than anticipated. Printing the limited number of quantities of personalized orders will quickly switch the printers to another design in short run printing. With short run printing, it offers more customization options in creating the new book or materials.

It is beneficial to custom print the short run printing in producing orders. The good point is that it has the option to differentiate from other designs. Everyone producing new books, postcards, brochures, pamphlets or other marketing materials are drawn to the unique, eye-catching and the difference in the layout and design. Once you achieve the future prospect to stop, look and read what you have to offer in your new book, you are considered halfway in getting the sale because digital printing makes it quickly and affordably with the minimum quantity of order to be printed. With the short run digital printing the production planning arrangement is made where one production input remains fixed while the rest are variable. There is this option where in a limited time there are changes in the design or layout which will be made.

Ordering the short run digital printing instead of a whole skid requires no big investment of money and takes less time to produce. it is expected to give a quick turnaround and less set-up time with digital printing. Further there will be less waste because ordering in smaller increments will reduce the chance of being stuck with obsolete books where the contents change rapidly. Further it will allow for test marketing and relatively quick adjustments in book production.

For more tips on short run printing, contact Country Press Printing.


Print on Demand: Control Cost and Get Books to Market Quickly

- Wednesday, August 31, 2022
The Country Press - Print on Demand

Print on demand allows you to get your books to market faster than ever before. Additionally, self-publishers are also better able to control inventory and other related costs.

The technological advancements in digital printing in Newton, MA allows aspiring authors and self-publishers to print books on demand economically and quickly. It offers the ability to produce books as needed which contributes to largely reducing inventory and storage issues and minimizing risks. In addition to being able to replenish the inventory on the shelves more effectively, the flow of money is also more liquid because you can have books on the shelves faster because it takes less time to produce them through digital printing.

Print on demand (POD) services let you achieve speed-to-market and superior quality which readers expect when printing books in a wide array of formats. POD services also provide various options for customization that help you create books that offer a wonderful reading experience to your target market.

To find out more about your options for print on demand and digital printing services as well as the benefits or advantages of these services, contact Country Press, Inc.


PUBLISHERS

Publishers

Are you late with titles for the current season? Are you trying to make that upcoming book show? Do you need dependability? Where do you need your books shipped to? Look no further than Country Press.

UNIVERSITIES

Universities

Country Press has a long history of supplying printed material to our nations Universities and Colleges. If any one or more of the following scenarios apply, we are the one to turn to.

SELF-PUBLISHERS

Self-Publishers

Self-Publishing can be a virtual minefield if you are not careful. To make this an efficient process and successful endeavor you need to understand some of the “Basics” of Publishing and the definition of Self-Publishing.

TOWN/GOVERNMENT

Town/Government

We have been assisting Cities and Towns throughout New England in the design and production of their Annual Town Reports and Warrants. We offer a full range of services from typesetting, design, manufacturing and delivery.