Print Buyers Guide & Membership Directory

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 suppliers to help them complete projects. Targeted ads and enhanced listings—both in print and online on PrintAccess— ensure company’s capabilities jump off each page. Learn more about this guide, download “Ad Details” document or download “About the Guide” document.


Advertise:

Get your order form in before September 16, 2022 & save!

Don’t miss this once-a-year advertising opportunity to get your message directly into the hands of industry professionals ready to do business now.  Order before September 16th to save on advertising in the 2023 guide! Please reach out to Sadie Johnson (sadieh@pimw.org) if you have any questions or need assistance.

Only PIM members are allowed to advertise in this guide. All PIM members receive a basic free listing with LIMITED information displayed in the printed guide 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.

Download Order Form.               Download Ad Details.


Cover Contest:

2023 Theme: Print is the future

PIM and the print industry have distinct values and purpose to be inclusive, inspire, recruit and train the
next generation workforce. By building this strong foundation, print has a bright future. How does the future of print look to you? How will this industry thrive? With imagery and/or copy design a creative cover that depicts the theme and will standout! Be abstract. Be creative. Be bold. Show us what you can do!

Submit a 8.5” x 11” PDF layout via email to Sadie Johnson (sadieh@pimw.org) by the deadline of October 14, 2022. Please include notes regarding the special effects (foil, die, varnish, etc.) you would like to use on the cover.

Download Cover Contest Details.


Next Steps:  

  • Fill out the 2023 Order Form
  • Turn in your order form before the Early Bird Discount Deadline on September 16, 2022 & save! 
    • All order forms are due by September 30, 2022 at 4:00 PM
  • Submit your order form to Sadie Johnson at sadieh@pimw.org
  • Make sure your listing is up-to-date! PIM uses your online PrintAccess listing to create your listing in the printed guide. Login to your PrintAccess account to update your listing by September 30, 2022.
  • Think about submitting a design for 2023 Cover Contest! All design due October 14, 2022.

2022 Buyers Guide Cover

View 2022 Online Flipbook, click here.

Would you like a hard copy of the 2022 guide mailed to you? Please email Sadie Johnson.


PrintAccess:

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. Over the years there has been tons of improvements made to PrintAccess. Making it more efficient, faster, and improving map-based searches. If you purchase a Premium Display or Logo Ad you will be able to unlock these features…

  • Have your logo, contact info and company description displayed in search results
  • Upload promotional image or video galleries
  • Display badges for awards and certifications
  • And much more! Check out page 1 & 5 on the Ad Details document for more information

Did you know?

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.