PRINT, STORE, DISTRIBUTE
At SmithBates Printing and Design, we combine experienced people and modern technology to deliver premium offset printing and digital printing products. SmithBates proudly offers a menu of proven capabilities from pre-press services to output services in order to meet the ever-growing demands of marketing communications all with the environment in mind. We specialize in long brochure runs of four-color process with 5th and 6th spot colors and special coating. Run lengths can be in the 5,000 to 75,000 ranges. Using multi-color printing we can produce high-end corporate marketing materials. Brochures, booklets and signage are our specialty.
We print, store, and distribute corporate marketing and advertising materials, saving your company the time and expense of warehousing, packaging and shipping merchandise.
Our mailing services feature CASS certification software with the capabilities of producing automated direct mail projects in ranges from 500 to 25,000 mailers. In fulfillment, we have 10,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space as well as an inventory management system. We offer the following mail and fulfillment services:
» Packing and production, including assembly & kitting
Digital printing technology enables us to deliver printed materials to your door in as little as one day. This cost-effective method of producing marketing materials, on-demand, enables your business to improve target markets and reduce inventories.
Run lengths vary from 250 to 50,000 brochure items or 300 or more catalog style books on all paper types up to 16 pt. board stocks. In addition, we offer high volume color toner-based digital printing with the ability to include in-line saddle-stitching. We also offer variable data capabilities for on-demand printed materials that are personalized directly to specific interests.
Our Heidelberg Direct imaging press’ thermal plate imaging is efficient and precise. Digital printing is waterless and needs no fountain solution, reducing paper waste, and drying time, and ensures consistent color throughout the press run.
LARGE FORMAT PRINT
Our large format printing capabilities are perfect for short-run large format indoor signage and banners up to 44 inches in width. Our printers use ultrachrome inks on assorted media. We also offer laminating on projects up to 38 inches.
» Event Signage
SMALL FORMAT PRINT
We pride ourselves on our ability to create short run forms, labels, stationery, and envelopes. We can produce your office forms and printed materials in two-color format in run lengths from 250 to 10,000 or more.
» Custom Promotional Products
We offer complete in-house automated bindery services with multiple folders, collators, high-speed booklet makers, saddle-stitchers and wire-o binding. We also have automated specialty taping, Mylar reinforcing, die-cutting and numbering. The in-house bindery supports quick turn-around times on all project types.
ONLINE ORDER AND INVENTORY TRACKING
At SmithBates, we are extremely proud to offer a robust and flexible variable data and static online product ordering system. This system allows multiple users to access templates and place customized orders.
The system is available online 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We offer onsite IT staff experts who can build customized templates for specific business needs. In addition, we offer the ability to track available quantities of your materials, eliminating the danger of suddenly running out. Our password-protected system lets you order and check inventory levels online. And it saves countless pages of paper.