Profitable printing business


Printing business is also developing very fast along with the advancement of the time. It can be said that no one business did development as much as this business did. There is no office without a printing machine. Even the biggest companies have such a machine to print their circular and lists. They take out the paper according to their need and print it at the same time. Because the press can’t cover their circulars and lists so quickly, second, the cost of the press is also high.

In this article we are going to tell you the idea of starting your own Printing business with less capital. You can earn the handsome profit monthly. Some printing press only specializes on specific types of prints


  • Printing on papers, posters, or business cards
  • Print on t-shirts, mugs, and other souvenirs
  • 3D printing services to create 3D objects

Printing business whether it is big or small, is always in high demand. If you set up your own printing shop near an office school, it will be very useful for you. You need some printing units and materials to start this business. You can make a lot of money by gaining a little experience in this field.

Cost and infrastructure:

The minimum startup cost of this business up to $3,000-$5,000. You will need a printing machine to start this business and the minimum cost of printing machine is $100. Buy the machine according to the size of your business. As your business grows you can invest more money to gain more profit. Other infrastructure includes;

  • A location to start your business
  • Electrical upgrades
  • Business insurance
  • Website & social media
  • Editing and printing software
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Maintenance and repair expenses
  • Marketing fees


The required equipment for printing business is; computers, copiers, laminators, and other equipment found in a print shop


It is very important to have the best location in the commercial area to set up a printing shop. You can rent a shop in a commercial area and it will be expensive to buy. Try to choose a location near a school, college or office where the demand for printing work is high.

Target market:

You need to choose your target market because that’s how you buy your required equipment. If you open a shop near school college office so buy the goods of your shop according to your target market. In addition, you can provide additional services in your stop like bookbinding, laminating, photocopying. That way you can increase your income.

T-shirt printing business:


You can to start a T-shirt Printing business with very less capital at home also. T-shirt printing is always in fashion. You can design awesome pictures with the help of beautiful colors. Try to print such designs that the customer likes the most. The main things you need to focus is;

  1. Printing
  2. Bagging
  3. Tagging
  4. Labeling
  5. Packing

Design your own logo on T-shirts and the best kind of packing that grabs customers. This is a very good gifting item so its demand  is very high. You can start T-shirt Printing business easily with very low investment of around $700

Screen printing:

Screen printing includes printing on shopping bags, paper metal and glass printing. You could start this type of Printing business with very little startup cost and earn good profit. There is a huge demand for this type of printing in the market.

Paper printing:

Paper printing is the most lucrative business in the printing industry and its demand is the highest. You can start this business according to your budget with little or big investment. This includes business cards, greeting cards, visiting cards, labels, newspaper, pamphlets, notebooks, signage,  stickers, banners and many other types of paper printing.

Mug printing:


mug printing is also very common . People usually buy such mugs to give
a gift. Its charges will be decided according to the words printed on
the mug. Per mug you can charge at least  $50.

Greeting cards:

You all know the importance of greeting cards. People usually buy greeting cards to convey their love and good wishes. They are used on almost every occasion like mother’s day, father’s day, wedding events, birthdays etc. This is a very lucrative business and it can give you the income almost  whole the year. You can minimum charge per card cost up to $15. And maximum you can decide cost according to your investment.

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