Printing Industry Midwest’s (PIM) Print Buyers Guide & Membership Directory is a resource for print decision makers across the country. It is designed to showcase our members and assist business professionals in finding printers and print suppliers to help complete projects. Targeted ads and enhanced listings—both in print and online on PrintAccess— ensure companies capabilities jump off each page.
This guide contains a cross reference index to find printers or suppliers by location, by capabilities, or by product/specialty. Learn more about our members in their individual ads, see award winning pieces, find a certified Great Printer, and much more!
Would you like a hard copy of the 2021 Print Buyers Guide mailed to you? Please email Sadie Johnson and she will get a guide sent to you.
2023 Ad Sales & Cover Contest
Both will open in Summer 2022 | Watch for more information
Ad Sales: Looking for new ways to reach print buyers? PIM’s 2022 Print Buyers Guide & Membership Directory is here to help connect your company with of as many print buyers and suppliers as possible.
By placing an advertisement in this guide, such as an insert, full-page ad or logo ad, it will magnify your company’s listing and help form a connection with potential new clients. Use a new press or piece of finishing equipment to WOW print buyers when you create a one of a kind insert. By adding an image and additional text to your listing, print buyers will better understand what you are capable of. The ideas are endless!
Please note – Only PIM members are allowed to advertise in this guide. All PIM members receive a basic free listing with LIMITED information displayed in the Print Buyers Guide & Membership Directory and online on PrintAccess. If your company decides to advertise (purchase a Premium Display Ad or Logo Ad), you will be able to unlock and display more information about your company throughout the print & online guide.
Cover Contest: With imagery and/or copy please help PIM’s theme come to life. The theme will be announced in the summer of 2022. There is no limit to the number of designs a company can submit but the company has to be a member of PIM. Submit a 8.5” x 11” PDF layout via email to Sadie. Please include notes regarding the special effects (foil, die, varnish, etc.) you would like to use on the cover.
The winning design will receive a FREE Logo Ad in the 2023 guide and will be spotlighted in the front portion of the guide.
PrintAccess Online Search Engine
PrintAccess is the national online search engine for the print industry. PrintAccess is the print industry’s most active online search tool for print buyers, with more than 16,000 active users per month.
PrintAccess mirrors and expands on the information found in the printed guide. PIM uses the information on PrintAccess to create our printed guide. Members can maintain their company’s listing on PrintAccess year around for free! Update your company’s listing by signing into your PrintAccess account.
Check out page 1 & 5 on the Ad Details PDF for more information about the benefits of PrintAccess.