A Quick Tour

Easy to Use

Clean • Friendly • Intuitive

The friendly design of Printer's Plan makes it easy to get things done. You and your employees will breeze through Printer’s Plan for preparing estimates, entering orders, scheduling jobs, tracking time, billing, and collecting receivables. And your customers will appreciate Printer's Plan's easy online ordering and file submission.

Highlights

  • Clear and organized screens.
  • Color-coded windows and icons.
  • Generate a new Quote or Order in a few clicks.
  • Quick and powerful search functions.
specs

Accurate Specs

Digital • Offset • Large Format

Printer's Plan will help you define the production process for each item you produce, using as much detail—or as little—as you think is necessary to ensure the job is done right. Detailed work orders will help you control costs and reduce errors.

Highlights

  • All specs are visible in a single window.
  • Create auto reminders/pop-up messages.

Flexible Pricing

Competitive • Profitable

After you define the specs, Printer's Plan prices the job and lets you see the breakdown of pricing in a password-protected window. In this window, you can modify any part of the estimate to arrive at a competitive and profitable price.

Highlights

  • Override the price of a job by typing the desired price or profit percentage or profit amount by line item or total price.
  • See direct/out-of-pocket costs of material and allocated cost of labor for every job.
  • Set up your pricing system as "cost-plus", "market-based", or a combination of both.
Schedule

Schedule

You are in control

Scheduler is a powerful tool to schedule tasks and update their progress. Color-coded icons show you where each job is in your shop, what's already done, what needs to be done, when to do it, and who will do it.

Highlights

  • Assign due dates to services.
  • Assign services to production staff.
  • Prioritize each task, each job.
  • Attach production tags to services.
  • Update progress by scanning barcodes or with a few mouse-clicks.
  • View/print list of scheduled services by day, department, and employee.
  • Know how much time you scheduled for each day, department, and employee.
  • Know in real time what’s done and what remains to be done on each order.
Print Management Software

Track

Time • Material

TimeTracker is an easy-to-use tool for tracking actual time spent, materials used, and updating cost of jobs - in real time.

Highlights

  • Keep track of how much time you spend on customers’ jobs and office tasks
  • Keep track of how much material you use
  • Keep track of timesheets for payroll
  • Update the actual quantity and cost of services
  • View who’s in, who’s out, who’s on break, who’s working - in real time
  • Track tasks and update their progress by scanning barcodes or with a few mouse-clicks
Print Management Software

Manage

"You can’t manage what you can’t measure."

Printer's Plan accrues every bit of measured data, then lets you easily format it into any of a comprehensive set of reports that you can analyze and use to manage -- and improve -- every aspect of your business.

  • See how your business is doing at a glance.
  • Printer's Plan has more than 100 built-in reports you can create with just a few clicks.
  • Build your own queries. Printer's Plan's powerful search engine will help you create custom reports based on almost any combination of criteria.

More features 

See how your business is doing at a glance.

You can export data from Printer’s Plan to:

  • QuickBooks™ (sales data)
  • Microsoft Excel® (sales reports)
  • Microsoft Word® (customer addresses for mail merge)

Accomplish more in less time and with less effort:

  • Track time: Start, pause, finish tasks.
  • Update progress and status of orders.
  • Update location of orders: In Prep, In Proof, In Bindery, etc.
  • Find quotes, orders, and invoices.
  • Print delivery tickets and invoices.

Easy to use • Functional • Useful

  • Define your own reminder types.
  • Attach reminders to orders, quotes, and customers.
  • Assign reminders to yourself or others.
  • Popup reminders when you open orders, quotes, and customers.
  • Know what’s done, what’s not done in real time.

Track and manage stock and other selected services.

  • Assign default vendor, SKU, UPC, FSC
  • Specify Minimum Level, Quantity/Package
  • Track Quantity In-Stock, On-Order, To-be-Ordered
  • Order, Receive, Consume

Two Web Solutions

Web2Plan

1 Web2Plan


Your Web-to-print system Web2Plan Printer’s Plan

Your Web-to-print system is integrated using a middleman: Web2Plan.


Web2Plan can:

  • Add online orders from your Web-to-print system to Printer’s Plan
  • Download linked files into a specific art-file folder of each customer
  • Send information back to your Web-to-print system
web2plan

2 PlanWeb


PlanWeb Printer’s Plan

No middleman! PlanWeb, your Web-to-print system is seamlessly integrated with Printer’s Plan.


With PlanWeb, your customers can:
  • Create ready-to-print documents from pdf templates
  • Order from their catalogs
  • Reorder from their past orders
  • Send files and more
With PlanWeb, your sales people can:
  • View their customers’ quotes, current orders, and past orders.
  • Access order status, contact information, reminders, and more.

More about PlanWeb 

PlanWeb works smoothly with Printer's Plan. It's seamlessly integrated.
Catalog Orders: Let your customers create ready-to-print documents from pdf templates.
Templates
Repeat Orders: Let your customers reorder from their past orders.
Custom Reports: Create special reports for your special customers.

Printer's Plan is the most recommended MIS for printers.

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