Printing/Signs/Mailing Business For Sale
Established in 1988, this Michigan Upper Peninsula printing company has a loyal, diversified customer base providing a solid income to its owners. This is more than a "Turn-Key" print shop - all the hard work of starting a business, establishing good customers and putting the operating systems in place for a successful shop have been done. All you have to do is take charge and apply your own ideas to make it even better.
This is a creative and fun business that provides Printing, Copies, Signs, Vehicle Graphics, Graphic Design, Advertising Specialties, Marketing, and Bulk Mailing among other things. Our main focus is helping our customers market themselves and present their businesses professionally, and keeping them organized with great design on forms and stationery. We are a success resource offering business solutions, online webinars and a motivational lending library. Designotype Printers has earned a reputation for great customer service, keeping promises, and fast turnaround time that customers know they can count on.
Our website utilizes online ordering and proofing, and customer portals. We use high-end specialized printer's software for print estimating, billing and re-orders that is easy to use and tracks all aspects of running a business smoothly; accounting software; High end mailing software for processing bulk mail for best postage rates and bar-coded addressing; the Adobe suite for graphic design; and specialized sign making software.
Systems are in place for most aspects of operations. For example: step by step, documented instructions to cut and package business cards so any employee can complete the task. Many other tasks such as processing a credit card, procedure for ordering paper, color calibration, and machine operations are documented for ease of use.
We are centrally located in an industrial park near Houghton County Airport, and highly visible from the main highway. The 3200 square ft. building was built in 2001, and is well maintained. Property allows room for building an addition if desired, assuming new owner keeps this location. Area is a tourist destination and known as Michigan’s Copper Country. Biking, cross country and downhill skiing, fishing, hiking, mining sites, history, and beautiful scenery are area attractions. We are surrounded on three sides by Lake Superior. Calumet is home to Keweenaw Historical National Park, and the gateway to Isle Royale National Park.
Owners have been active with local Chamber of Commerce, Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance and the Keweenaw Convention and Visitors Bureau. Designotype Printers, Inc. has gained respect and credibility from the locality over the last 26 years in business.