PICA BUYING PROGRAMS
PICA membership privileges mean members receive exclusive access to hand-picked vendors, suppliers, programs, and experts to help accelerate the ROI of your company.
Chain of Custody Certifications
The RACG (Regional Affiliate Certification Group) was created to provide significant savings for printers (up to $5 million in wood-based sales) looking to attain FSC or SFI certifications. There is also a large printer program available. www.racgus.org
Credit and Collections
CST Co., Incorporated
Discounted rates CST Co., offers a full range of collection options with discounts for members. Learn More
Discounted rates PICB offers a full range of collection options with discounts for members.
Provides expert advice on all matters related to human resources. They also provide members with other services like handbook development or employee recruitment at discounted prices.
By partnering with Printers 401k®, you gain access to a team of industry-leading professionals with the experience and knowledge to review your unique circumstances, analyze available options, and make best-practice recommendations. Our program identifies and discloses all plan costs upfront, eliminating any unnecessary or redundant fees typically found in plans offered in the marketplace today. We’ve helped multiple companies reduce annual plan costs by switching to the Printers 401k® Program. www.printers401k.com
PICA members receive a 10% discount on job postings.
Keep up with the events occurring in the US postal system. Mailers Hub provides PICA members a 20% discount off subscriptions.
Enjoy significant savings on your UPS shipping charges through new shipping program.
Credit Card Processing
Basys provides competitive processing rates and has an in-house PCI compliance team at your service. All support calls are answered by a live operator, no automated phone systems.
We are excited to offer best-in-class payments technology to ensure accepting debit and credit card payments is simple, secure, and reliable.
Now more than ever, businesses are experiencing high processing fees, confusing and unreliable reporting, and poor customer service. We know these issues take you away from focusing on your business, which is why we partnered with CardConnect to offer our clients CardPointe: the perfect payments solution for any business. Learn More
Equipment and Supply Discounts
Enjoy an exclusive rebate program through Kodak. Qualifying solutions include:
Offset Solutions such as TRENDSETTER, ACHIEVE & MAGNUS (4-up, 8-up and VLF)
KODAK PRINERGY On Demand Software Solutions
KODAK NEXFINITY Digital Presses
KODAK PROPSER Inkjet Presses
Consumables: Proprietary water-based inks
Kodak Service & Support
Managing by the Numbers
Know your costs before you give an estimate. Cost Rates Advisor can help you determine your budgeted hourly rates and has a product to help you determine the expense ratios for your operation. Built specifically for the printing industry. PICA members receive a 20% discount off subscriptions to Cost Rates Advisor. www.profectus.com/costratesadvisor
Recycling Management Resources provides new suppliers with PICA a 1x discount on their recycling.
Shop Towels and Uniforms
Rebate program on textile products. For every dollar spent, PICA Members who become clients will receive 3% back in the first year and 1.5% every year thereafter to spend on ITUdirect products.