Group Buying Discounts

Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) Members receive these great discounts free with their membership.


PIM/PIA members receive preferred pricing on the latest Apple products and accessories. For more information call 800.854.3680.

Advertising Specialty Institutes

PIM members can provide their clients access to a full lineup of branded products through ASI. ASI is the largest education, media and marketing organization serving the promotional products industry. Contact Michael Walters by phone 215.953.3339 or email Michael.

BASYS Processing

Stop paying too much for credit card processing!  BASYS makes accepting credit cards and debit cards convenient, safe & affordable. We are dedicated to working one-on-one with YOU to design the perfect solution for YOUR BUSINESS. BASYS is Personalized Payment Processing. Contact Kyle Brown at (800) 386-0711, or send an email to BASYS.


Save 40% with this credit card processing service.  Now supports EFI system integration! It supports all the major payment types your business needs: Mastercard and Visa, American Express, Discover, Diners Club Carte Blanche, JCB and debit cards.  Contact Rick Kallas at 312-728-5826 or email Rick.


PIM members save up to 40% on everyday prices of Dell branded small business products.  This includes laptops, desktops, workstations, all-in-ones, thin clients, monitors, servers, storage, and networking.  In addition, save on Dell branded accessories. We’ve negotiated affordable technology solutions that enable our members to make smart electronic choices that impact their bottom line.  To save, visit HERE


As a member of Printing United Alliance, you are eligible for special member benefits. Save money on the products and services you need. This includes special discounts on select FedEx services. The average member saves over $650 on parcel shipments and over $3,800 on freight shipments (LTL) annually. Based on FedEx revenue numbers in CY 2011. Take advantage of FedEx savings and save up to:

  • 26% on select FedEx Express U.S. services
  • 18% on select FedEx Express international services
  • 15% on select FedEx Ground services
  • 70% on select FedEx Freight services
  • Members can sign up now with no minimum shipping requirements–it’s free

FSC Certification

The Regional Affiliate Certification Group (RACG) offers PIM members a significant discount on FSC Certification. Programs are available for small, medium and large printers. Contact Marybeth Maloney by phone 508.804.4109 or email Marybeth.

Federated Insurance

Commercial and personal lines insurance – direct writer. This includes property/casualty, work comp, auto, and umbrella life – direct writer. In addition, disability, estate planning and business succession. Email Matt Specht for info. 

Flexo Label Advantage Group

Buying Group for Label Converters. Roll label substrates; small package shipping; ink and coatings; tool and die; pre-press supplies and equipment; over laminates. Contact John McKay by phone 603.589.8078 or email John.

Gravie Comfort Health Plan

Comfort™ by GRAVIE is a first-of-its-kind health plan that provides zero-deductible, zero-copay, and 100% coverage on most common healthcare services, at a cost-competitive to most traditional group health plans. Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) has partnered with GRAVIE to make the Comfort plan available to all PIM members, with perks you won’t find anywhere else, such as a two-year rate commitment and a participation minimum as low as ten employees. More


Printing Industry Midwest is collaborating with UnitedHealthcare to offer one of the country’s leading association health plan programs. UnitedHealthcare serves more than 28 million Americans, including more than 1 million employees in association groups across the country. More

Independent Printers Alliance

Discounts on paper, ink, shipping, pressroom and prepress supplies for PIM members with less than $5 million annual print sales. Contact Hap Bendele by phone 804.598.9373 or email Hap.

ITU AbsorbTech 

Since 1930, ITU AbsorbTech provides launderable, reusable textile products that support cleaner, safer work environments. PIM members can earn up to a 3% rebate.  Members also receive a complimentary week of service. Contact Customer Response Center at 888.729.4884 or visit their website.

Mailer’s Hub

Launched in 2016, Mailers Hub answers the needs of today’s printer mailers.  Mailer’s Hub provide resources so printers understand and comply with USPS regulations.  They also improve their operations so they may better serve their customers. In addition, they improve profitability. They also facilitate collaboration with industry peers and partners. As part of your membership with Printing United Alliance, you gain access to Mailers Hub’s subscription package at a discounted price.


Packsize allows your organization to gain the ability to make the shipping boxes as your customer’s order is printed. Including your large format orders. This translates into right size packaging at the exact time needed with no over-runs left to gather dust. Packsize waives the machinery install fee for PIM member companies. Contact Ryan Johnson by phone at 612.597.1096 or email Ryan.

PICB Commercial Credit & Collection Services

Established, licensed and bonded credit & collection agency with experience with printing firms throughout the United States. Contact Andrea by phone at 847.265.0400 or email Andrea.

Printers 401K

This program was established in 1985 and designed to serve the needs of printing companies across the nation. It provides true fiduciary protection, reduced administration time, outstanding investment options and an average cost savings of 21%. Contact John Moynihan by phone 800.307.0376 or email John.

Sales Vault

The Sales Vault is both a resource and a community platform featuring an active calendar of live workshops, on-demand sales courses, live peer-to-peer discussion, and 35+ years of Bill Farquharson’s content all searchable by sales challenge. As a PIM Member, you receive 30 days FREE followed by a discounted monthly rate of $30/participant. Click here to activate your PIM Insider Offer. Contact Bill Farquharson at 781.934.7036 or with any questions.

SEEK – Careers/ Staffing

SEEK provides PIM members exclusive services and rates on staffing need of the print industry. Contact Jacob A. Vandersteen by phone at 763.560.1234 or email Jacob.


Valdi Stefanson: Reduced Electricity Rates
Reduce your rates and receive an electricity refund with Valdi Stefanson, your Utility Watchdog. The utility audit program identifies refunds if a lower rate is secured from your utility company. Some refunds have been as much as $212,000 and on average 45% of the members receive a refund. Audits are available to PIM members in IA, MN, NE. Contact Valdi Stefanson by phone 651.462.4497 or email Valdi.