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Built-in Printing & Packaging Industry "Blue Book" budgeted hourly rates and costs study

CostRatesAdvisor contains Industry "Blue Book" studies data for over 5,000 budgeted hourly rates and costs for equipment and services. Includes a breakdown of labor costs, factory, SG&A overhead costs, billable hours, and more.
  • Prepress, design, proofing, and platemaking.
  • Sheetfed and web offset presses.
  • Digital cut sheet and roll production and injet presses.
  • Large format printing and finishing equipment.
  • Flexographic presses, rewinders, and shrink sleeve equipment.
  • Die cutting, stripping, and folder glueing equipment.
  • Apparel & embroidery equipment and services.
  • Laminating and coating applicator equipment.
  • Finishing, binding, mailing equipment and services.
  • Handwork, assembly, kitting, and fulfillment services.
  • and many more.
Printing Industry Blue Book Study
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against other companies.
Compare your labor, factory, and overhead BHRs and costs to thousands of costs rates from other companies with similar equipment.
  • Compares your labor, factory, and overhead to thousands of costs rates from other companies.
  • Compares individual equipment cost centers and services.
  • Or compare your entire plant to companies with similar equipment.
  • Find out if your costs and rates are higher or lower than the competition and industry!



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Business management consultants specializing in the printing & packaging industry since 1993.
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