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3 Simple Steps Any Apparel Decorator Can Take To Reduce Misprints

It can be very frustrating to deal with misprints when you are making a T-shirt. Not only can it cost you time to correct them, but having misprints can also cost you money. However, there are several steps that you can take to reduce the number of misprints you have. Step 1: Set Up Regular […]

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Accept Or Reject An Order: 5 Tips To Help You Decide

Previously we talked about  knowing how to say “No” to your customers. It is equally important to know when to say “No”.  While it’s great that your business is flourishing with a lot of orders coming in, there is a threshold to the number of orders you can handle at once. To maintain the quality […]

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4 Sure-Fire Ways To Say “NO” To Your Customers Without Losing Them

We find it hard to say “No” to customers, even though we know that we’re getting ourselves into difficult situations. It’s because of the fear of losing customers and gaining the reputation that we don’t “value their business.” While it’s good to do everything in your power to improve customer experience, you can’t do it […]

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Increase Your Cash Flow With These 6 Tips

Cash flow management is vital for all businesses, especially when you are just starting. Most small businesses fail within their first year because they run out of cash to pay off their immediate expenses, even when their businesses are making profits. Once you know how much is your cash inflow and outflow, you can improve […]

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5 Rules To Know How Much Inventory You Should Keep

When it comes to how much inventory you should keep, the general advice is by referring to your purchasing history to determine which designs, colors, and sizes to stock up. Unfortunately, inventory management isn’t always that straightforward, and there isn’t a magic formula that can determine the amount of inventory you should be carrying. However, […]

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Seeking A Contract Printer For The First Time? Here Are 5 Things You Need You Know

As a community of decorators, we rely on contract printers to help us cope with busy seasons, shoulder the load when our business is growing, and handle jobs that are outside of our expertise. If this is your first time seeking out a contract printer, here are 5 things you need to know. 1. Everything […]

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How To Build A Culture Of Responsibility In Your Print Shop

What differentiates top performing print shops from the rest? One key factor is building a strong culture of responsibility. Yelling at your employees or threatening them to perform better is not how you build that culture because it only breeds discontentment. Managing your people is not about being a stickler for the rules. It is […]

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4 Reasons Why Every Print Shop Needs Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

You may think that Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) are meant for large corporations with hundreds of employees and hundreds of pages of documented processes. The truth is, every business needs some form of SOPs, which are just step-by-step instructions to handle routine tasks in your business. But why do most people miss this simple and […]

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How To Respond To Undercutting From Competitors

Competition is prevalent in any industry; it is only a matter of time before a competitor undercuts your business. If you don’t act fast, you risk losing customers to the undercutting competitor. To help you stay ahead of the game, here are some tips on how to react to your competitors’ undercut. Reduce Overhead & […]

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A Guide To Inventory Forecasting For Your Print Shop

As a printing business, it can be tricky to strike a balance between having sufficient inventory and maintain a healthy cash flow for your business. On one hand, keeping inventory makes fulfilling orders easier, but on the other hand, keeping the wrong inventory will end up costing you. Inventory forecast can help you strike that […]

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