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Bonnie VanSledright, Content Producer

Why Choose Production Print? Exploring the Benefits and Options

We are elated to share that we are featured in The Cannata Report. Both the industry and our clients have given us so much insight over the last 35 years in our production print journey. We are grateful to be recognized as a leader in this space. 

Read the article here. And if you’re new to the world of production print, we’ve laid out the basics for you!

What is production print?

To put it simply, production print is the creation of documents that goes beyond the capabilities of the standard office printer. Production print machines are used for high-volume print projects for things like manuals, invoices, posters, business cards, and more. These vigorous machines offer advanced color and finishing capabilities, use of a fifth toner color, wide-format printing, varnish and foil techniques, cutting and binding, label printing, and so much more. Production print provides the opportunity to completely automate a variety of different printing processes.

What are the benefits of production print?


Producing thousands of pages at once doesn’t mean it’s acceptable to compromise quality. The best production printers provide consistent high-quality output, precise prints, high dpi resolutions, with crisp colors and designs. Investing in your printed materials tells your customers that you are committed to your business.

Increase Productivity

With a production printer, your business has on-demand access to professionally done projects. These machines power up instantly and print thousands of pages in minutes, improving employee productivity, while eliminating downtime. 

Save Money With Innovative Technology

Applied’s team of production print experts will carefully and strategically select the best printer for your needs. We will help you bring together the latest techniques, that use minimum power without sacrificing output, so you see an immediate increase in your workflow. 

What makes Applied different?

When speaking to The Cannata Report, John Lowery shared, “You must invest in people and technology. Those people must know the space. We have analysts and Fiery specialists that support the sales staff… This business is no different [than our traditional copier business]. It is still all about taking care of the customer.” And that’s just it: with Applied, you have one partner to support your business. From production print to managed IT, or providing software and hardware, we are dedicated to delivering the services (and customer service) you need.

We’re always available to support your unique technology, imaging, or automation needs. Applied Innovation experts are just a call, click, or visit away with offices in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Tampa, Florida. Ready to take the next step? Send us a message below: