In the city that never sleeps, work needs to happen at the speed of light. This means finding a print shop to reproduce your resume and headshot, provide museum quality custom picture framing, print an award-winning manuscript, and have that moneymaking presentation ready in minutes. It also helps to have a friendly smile while providing optimal service. The following five best print shops to be found in New York City do it all, while keeping the needs of the customer top priority.
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152 W. 36th St., Suite 303
New York, NY 10018
A friendly and helpful print and graphic center is how customers describe Navi Printing. Located in the heart of Midtown, the print shop services all corporate and personal needs. From business and post cards, to banners, posters, binding and look books, Navi is highly recommended for its accommodating service and quality print jobs. This print shop also uses recyclable paper for those that like to keep it green.
105 Thompson St.,
New York, NY 10012
For museum quality custom picture framing in SoHo, PAINTbox is the go-to print shop. Although the space is small, the staff has been described as knowledgeable, helpful and honest. PAINTbox offers professional printing and Photoshop services in large formats and canvas, along with an assortment of custom framing options. This shop also features the work of local and international artists, which could be seen in its gallery.
Hard Copy Printing
160 Broadway, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10038
No, it isn’t the old television news show, but a “same day printing service for corporate online solutions.” Located in the Financial District, “great quality, more than accommodating for rush jobs, and reliable,” are just a few of the terms used to describe Hard Copy Printing. Look for more than affordable seasonal specials and asset management. Hard Copy Printing will also store client’s documents for up to two years.
The Source Unlimited Print & Copy Shop
331 E. 9th St.,
New York, NY 10003
The Source Unlimited Print & Copy Shop is a “cute mom and pop print/stationary store with affordable zines,” in the East Village. Featured in The Village Voice as one of the “best ways to avoid losing it at Kinkos,” The Source Unlimited has been easing business solutions since 1982. Rubber stamps, scanning and faxing are just a few of the services this shop offers. Owner Santo is a musician who supports the local arts, as well as performs in various locations throughout Manhattan.
Print Mor NYC
636 Broadway, Suite 714
New York, NY 10012
Since 1987 Print Mor NYC has provided the NoHO neighborhood with fast, responsive service. Free delivery only adds to the charm of the local print shop that offers a wide variety of services. From billboards to business cards, fine quality is what loyal customers have come to expect. Be sure to keep an eye on special promotions for discounts and free items.
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Deirdre is a freelance writer from New York, fascinated with topics within her field of study such as beauty, hair and fashion, as well as guilty pleasures like reality TV, relationships, entertainment and dining.