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Failed Payment Notification Storefront and Email

By George Mixco / June 12, 2024 /

When using Paypal or other payment methods and the payment fails many end users are confused of where their order went because they can’t get back to the cart page and the order automatically goes into pending status and is only shown on the pending orders page in their account. They have no idea, they…

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Showcasing Pressero Integration with ShipStation

By George Mixco / June 10, 2024 /

Did you know that our web-to-print software, Pressero, seamlessly integrates with the powerful shipping platform, ShipStation? This integration can transform your order fulfillment process, reduce manual effort, and ensure timely deliveries. What Does This Integration Mean for You? Pressero’s ShipStation integration offers numerous benefits, making your workflow more efficient and error-free. Here’s how: 1. Automated…

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Origination-Based Shipping Survey

By Lisa Thompson / June 5, 2024 / Comments Off on Origination-Based Shipping Survey

Since this feature is not developed yet, we would scope it out with all participants, but it would allow you to set different ship-from locations on a per product basis, and estimate shipping (using your Pressero Shipping Methods’ settings) based on these origin-based locations. If you have multiple plants across the US, you can set…

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New Pressero Web to Print Feature: Vendor Pricing Comparison Now Available

By Therese McGady / April 16, 2024 / Comments Off on New Pressero Web to Print Feature: Vendor Pricing Comparison Now Available

  New Feature Alert! Aleyant is happy to announce our new Vendor Pricing Comparison feature is now available. Vendor Pricing Comparison allows for easy comparison of how much an order sold for with pricing from vendors so the best vendor can be chosen to fulfill the order. Please note Vendor Pricing Comparison is only part…

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Aleyant Announces eDocBuilder Interactive Designer for Web to Print Update

By Therese McGady / March 25, 2024 / Comments Off on Aleyant Announces eDocBuilder Interactive Designer for Web to Print Update

Taking personalization to the next level with a more visual and easier to use interface We are pleased to announce the availability of an updated version of eDocBuilder’s Interactive Designer, a component of Aleyant Pressero’s web-to-print online storefront solution. Roll-outs begin today in North America, with Europe and Asia to follow. The new version brings a more…

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REMINDER: Get a Sneak Peek at Aleyant eDocBuilder’s NEW Interactive Designer

By Therese McGady / March 20, 2024 / Comments Off on REMINDER: Get a Sneak Peek at Aleyant eDocBuilder’s NEW Interactive Designer

Register Today! We have some BIG news to share!  Aleyant will soon be releasing our updated version of eDocBuilder’s interactive designer. This updated version brings a more modern and visual look to its interface, as well as a very user-friendly approach and some enhanced tools.   Join our next webinar where David Graves, Aleyant’s VP…

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New Aleyant Pressero Feature Alert: Cart Level Discounts (BETA) Now Available

By Therese McGady / March 11, 2024 / Comments Off on New Aleyant Pressero Feature Alert: Cart Level Discounts (BETA) Now Available

New Feature Alert! Aleyant is happy to announce our new Cart Level Discounts feature is now available. This was a popular feature request in our ideas portal – thank you to our customers for providing these helpful suggestions that improve our products.  Cart Level Discounts This feature is a great way to encourage customers to…

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Get a Sneak Peek at Aleyant eDocBuilder’s NEW Interactive Designer

By Therese McGady / March 6, 2024 / Comments Off on Get a Sneak Peek at Aleyant eDocBuilder’s NEW Interactive Designer

Register Today! We have some BIG news to share!  Aleyant will soon be releasing our updated version of eDocBuilder’s interactive designer. This updated version brings a more modern and visual look to its interface, as well as a very user-friendly approach and some enhanced tools.   Join our next webinar where David Graves, Aleyant’s VP…

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Reminder! Upcoming Webinar: Get Your Online Storefront Set Up Quickly with Pressero’s Pricing Engines

By Therese McGady / February 21, 2024 / Comments Off on Reminder! Upcoming Webinar: Get Your Online Storefront Set Up Quickly with Pressero’s Pricing Engines

Register Today! Pricing engine webinar on May 9th, 10 am CST Want to get more online storefronts set up for your print shop but setting up pricing holding you back? Fear no more – we can help! In our upcoming webinar, Lisa Thompson, Aleyant’s Professional Services Manager, will highlight Pressero’s five pricing engine options, how…

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Utilize AI to Create Content for Your Pressero Storefronts in 5 Easy Steps

By Therese McGady / February 14, 2024 / Comments Off on Utilize AI to Create Content for Your Pressero Storefronts in 5 Easy Steps

  Interested in jumpstarting content creation for your Pressero storefronts? Streamline the site-building process by harnessing the power of AI. With the availability of AI utilities such as ChatGPT, you can quickly generate everything from product images to product descriptions.   Follow these steps to get your Pressero web-to-print storefronts up and running in no time: …

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Upcoming Webinar: Get Your Online Storefront Set Up Quickly with Pressero’s Pricing Engines

By Therese McGady / February 8, 2024 / Comments Off on Upcoming Webinar: Get Your Online Storefront Set Up Quickly with Pressero’s Pricing Engines

Register Today!   Want to get more online storefronts set up for your print shop but setting up pricing holding you back? Fear no more – we can help! In our upcoming webinar, Lisa Thompson, Aleyant’s Professional Services Manager, will highlight Pressero’s five pricing engine options, how they work, and shed light on when and why…

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Aleyant’s 2023 Year in Review

By Therese McGady / January 31, 2024 / Comments Off on Aleyant’s 2023 Year in Review

The past twelve months represented a special year for Aleyant, with significant milestones and achievements for us, our customers, and our partners. In 2023, we celebrated our eighteenth year helping our customers automate their success. Specifically, we are most proud of the following accomplishments:  Professional Services (PS)  Customer Success & Support Product Development HR &…

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Missed Our Recent Webinar on Connecting Your Estimating to Your Online Storefront? Download Now.

By Therese McGady / January 24, 2024 / Comments Off on Missed Our Recent Webinar on Connecting Your Estimating to Your Online Storefront? Download Now.

Download Now!   In our recent webinar, Mark Anderson from EPMS demonstrated EPMS’s MIS integration with Pressero web-to-print that results in an automated print workflow from order entry to estimating to job submission. Increase your print shop’s efficiency by eliminating manual steps associated with your order entry, estimating and inventory management processes.   For over…

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Webinar This Thursday! Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

By Therese McGady / January 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Webinar This Thursday! Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

Register Today!   In our upcoming webinar, Mark Anderson from EPMS will demonstrate EPMS’s MIS integration with Pressero web-to-print that results in an automated print workflow from order entry to estimating to job submission. Increase your print shop’s efficiency by eliminating manual steps associated with your order entry, estimating and inventory management processes.   For…

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Upcoming Webinar Alert: Avalara 2024 Tax Changes

By Therese McGady / January 12, 2024 / Comments Off on Upcoming Webinar Alert: Avalara 2024 Tax Changes

Register Today!     The last year has been full of surprising shifts, from increasing inflation and talent shortages to the rise of artificial intelligence. These shifts have all had an impact on tax policy. Our partner Avalara is here to help you understand how changing consumer and technology trends are shaping the future of tax…

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Last Chance! Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

By Therese McGady / January 4, 2024 / Comments Off on Last Chance! Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

Register Today!   In our upcoming webinar, Mark Anderson from EPMS will demonstrate EPMS’s MIS integration with Pressero web-to-print that results in an automated print workflow from order entry to estimating to job submission. Increase your print shop’s efficiency by eliminating manual steps associated with your order entry, estimating and inventory management processes.   For…

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Happy Holidays From Aleyant

By Therese McGady / December 19, 2023 / Comments Off on Happy Holidays From Aleyant

From all of us at Aleyant, we wish you a joyous (and automated!) holiday season and successful new year. We look forward to helping you Automate Your Success in 2024.  

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Cincinnati Minuteman Press Leverages
the Power of Pressero for Pricing & Order Entry

By Therese McGady / December 13, 2023 / Comments Off on Cincinnati Minuteman Press Leverages
the Power of Pressero for Pricing & Order Entry

Download PDF of This Case Study Automated Pricing Engine is Accurate, Easy to Use & Equivalent of Hiring a CSR   Background: George Thankaraj opened a new Minuteman Press location in Cincinnati, OH in 2013. While he had never run a printing operation before, he was certainly not new to the industry, having spent nine…

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Register Today! Limited Seats. Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

By Therese McGady / December 7, 2023 / Comments Off on Register Today! Limited Seats. Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

Register Today!   In our upcoming webinar, Mark Anderson from EPMS will demonstrate EPMS’s MIS integration with Pressero web-to-print that results in an automated print workflow from order entry to estimating to job submission. Increase your print shop’s efficiency by eliminating manual steps associated with your order entry, estimating and inventory management processes.   For…

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Get Web to Print Business Insights Easy with the New Pressero Dashboard

By Chris Beaven / November 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Get Web to Print Business Insights Easy with the New Pressero Dashboard

Valuable Insights Into Your Business Aleyant is happy to announce the Pressero Dashboard feature that can help you understand how your print business is performing. With 13 widgets reporting valuable data sets and 3 different dashboard types, it will be much easier to get a great snapshot into your business. This new feature is available…

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Happy Thanksgiving from Aleyant!

By Therese McGady / November 21, 2023 / Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving from Aleyant!

As Thanksgiving approaches, Aleyant is so thankful for the opportunity to help our customers automate their success, our strong relationships with our integration partners and of course, our amazing employees. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

By Therese McGady / November 17, 2023 / Comments Off on Learn How to Connect Estimating to Your Online Storefront & Estimate More Quickly with Aleyant Pressero & EPMS MIS

Register Today!   In our upcoming webinar, Mark Anderson from EPMS will demonstrate EPMS’s MIS integration with Pressero web-to-print that results in an automated print workflow from order entry to estimating to job submission. Increase your print shop’s efficiency by eliminating manual steps associated with your order entry, estimating and inventory management processes.   For…

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Want to Proof & Fix Print Files Automatically? We Can Help!

By Therese McGady / November 8, 2023 / Comments Off on Want to Proof & Fix Print Files Automatically? We Can Help!

Check, Fix and Proof Print Files Automatically   Imagine having print jobs automatically checked and fixed as they arrive instead of letting them pile up in your inbox. What if you could automatically send proof files to your clients for approval?   Or auto-send print-ready production files to specific departments, or 3rd party imposition, RIPs,…

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Need to Create Estimates Quickly? We Can Help!

By Therese McGady / November 2, 2023 / Comments Off on Need to Create Estimates Quickly? We Can Help!

Estimate More with PrintJobManager Aleyant PrintJobManager is print estimation and management software for today’s print shop. It uses a mobile, cloud-based approach to MIS that includes a fast means of generating market-driven pricing, job management, inventory tracking, real-time job tracking and estimating.   PrintJobManager uses in-depth pricing templates to estimate and price jobs. This process…

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Last Chance: Register for this Avalara Sales Tax Horrors Webinar

By Therese McGady / October 25, 2023 / Comments Off on Last Chance: Register for this Avalara Sales Tax Horrors Webinar

Register Today! Are you ready to face the chilling terrors lurking in the world of sales tax? Join our partner Avalara this Halloween for a bone-chilling webinar that will unravel the mysteries, tricks, and treats of sales tax compliance. Their expert speaker will share common sales tax mistakes that can haunt a business. Don’t get…

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Headed to PRINTING United Expo this week? Visit Aleyant @ Booth #B17012

By Therese McGady / October 17, 2023 / Comments Off on Headed to PRINTING United Expo this week? Visit Aleyant @ Booth #B17012

Headed to PRINTING United Expo this week? Don’t miss the opportunity to visit Aleyant at booth #B17012. Learn how to Automate Your Success, and take your print business to the next level. Also, Aleyant is currently scheduling in-person sessions at Printing United to talk about your current Pressero experience. Do you have questions on how to take your automation…

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Reminder: Schedule Your Appointment Today with Aleyant Support @ Printing United

By Therese McGady / October 11, 2023 / Comments Off on Reminder: Schedule Your Appointment Today with Aleyant Support @ Printing United

Are You Going to Printing United? Aleyant is currently scheduling in-person sessions at Printing United to talk about your current Pressero experience. Do you have questions on how to take your automation to another level? Questions on how to convert your walk-in clients to use your online storefront more often? Our customer success team will…

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Aleyant at Printing United @ Booth B17012

By Therese McGady / October 4, 2023 / Comments Off on Aleyant at Printing United @ Booth B17012

Are You Going to Printing United? Aleyant is currently scheduling in-person sessions at Printing United to talk about your current Pressero experience. Do you have questions on how to take your automation to another level? Questions on how to convert your walk-in clients to use your online storefront more often? Our customer success team will…

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Did You Miss Our Succession Planning for Printers Webinar? Recording Now Available.

By Therese McGady / October 2, 2023 / Comments Off on Did You Miss Our Succession Planning for Printers Webinar? Recording Now Available.

Are you thinking of retiring in a few years or maybe down the road? Wondering how to plan for the future of your print shop to ensure it continues to be well-managed and profitable in your absence? Or perhaps you are looking to sell your business and want to maximize your business valuation? In this…

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Register Now for TOMORROW’S Webinar: Succession Planning for Your Print Business

By Therese McGady / September 27, 2023 / Comments Off on Register Now for TOMORROW’S Webinar: Succession Planning for Your Print Business

Are you thinking of retiring in a few years or maybe down the road? Wondering how to plan for the future of your print shop to ensure it continues to be well-managed and profitable in your absence? Or perhaps you are looking to sell your business and want to maximize your business valuation? In our…

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Learn How to Import Products in Pressero in 5 Easy Steps

By Therese McGady / September 20, 2023 / Comments Off on Learn How to Import Products in Pressero in 5 Easy Steps

Curious how to import products into Pressero? It’s so easy! Check out our new video here to learn how to do this in 5 simple steps. Save time by importing your products in one swift click of a button! No need to add a product one at a time! Simple fill in the spreadsheet template…

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Important Notice Regarding Your Pressero Subscription and UPS Integration

By Therese McGady / September 13, 2023 / Comments Off on Important Notice Regarding Your Pressero Subscription and UPS Integration

If you use Pressero’s built-in UPS integration to calculate shipping prices on your orders, there are some up-coming changes that could impact you and possibly create a service interruption if you do not take action in time. UPS recently made changes to their API which required Pressero to update how it connects to their services.…

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New Pressero Feature Alert: Deleting Pending Orders

By Chris Beaven / September 11, 2023 / Comments Off on New Pressero Feature Alert: Deleting Pending Orders

Back in November 2022, we released a feature to delete orders. Now we’re expanding that feature to allow for the deletion of Pending Orders. Why allow the deletion of Pending Orders? Before this feature, the only way to remove a Pending Order out of the production life cycle was to finalize it and mark it…

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New Aleyant tFLOW Feature Alert: Updated Job Reports 

By Therese McGady / September 6, 2023 / Comments Off on New Aleyant tFLOW Feature Alert: Updated Job Reports 

Great News! tFLOW reports now permit users to run customizable queries and extract data which can then be used in Microsoft Power BI or other graphing applications to analyze your print shop’s efficiency and productivity.  This function allows reporting of all jobs created in a specified period of time and for selected clients. Each item in the…

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Attention Pressero Customers: Important Update to Ensure a Safer Online Experience

By Therese McGady / August 29, 2023 / Comments Off on Attention Pressero Customers: Important Update to Ensure a Safer Online Experience

Important changes are coming to your Pressero subscription that requires you take action. At Aleyant, we continuously strive to enhance our products and services to provide you with the best online experience possible. Today, we are excited to share an important change that will significantly improve the security of storefronts across the Pressero platform.   In…

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New Pressero Feature Alert: Gift Certificates!

By Chris Beaven / August 28, 2023 / Comments Off on New Pressero Feature Alert: Gift Certificates!

You asked for it, you got it! Aleyant is happy to announce the Gift Certificates feature within Pressero. Now you have another tool available to incentivize more sales on your storefronts. Gift Certificates More Ways to Pay Gift Certificates give your customers a new way to pay! Whether that is the whole balance or part…

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Schedule An Appointment to Meet with Aleyant Support At Printing United

By Therese McGady / August 23, 2023 / Comments Off on Schedule An Appointment to Meet with Aleyant Support At Printing United

  Aleyant’s support team will be available in our booth (B17012) at Printing United, October 18-20 in Atlanta to talk all things print workflow with you. Our support experts are happy to provide suggestions on improving your current print workflow, discuss our managed services and professional services options if you need extra support, or address any “how-to” questions…

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Upcoming Webinar: Succession Planning For Your Print Business

By Therese McGady / August 16, 2023 / Comments Off on Upcoming Webinar: Succession Planning For Your Print Business

Are you thinking of retiring in a few years or maybe down the road? Wondering how to plan for the future of your print shop to ensure it continues to be well-managed and profitable in your absence? Or perhaps you are looking to sell your business and want to maximize your business valuation? In our…

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NEW Aleyant tFLOW Feature Alert: Customize Email Alert Presets

By Therese McGady / August 14, 2023 / Comments Off on NEW Aleyant tFLOW Feature Alert: Customize Email Alert Presets

One of the most challenging steps to setting up tFLOW correctly is deciding on a plan for email notifications.  Finding the right ground between sending out too many email alerts, and not alerting important events in a timely manner will take some experimenting and testing. Because practices vary so widely from company to company, no…

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Looking to Automate Your Order Entry to Job Submission Processes at Your Print Shop?

By Therese McGady / August 9, 2023 / Comments Off on Looking to Automate Your Order Entry to Job Submission Processes at Your Print Shop?

In a recent study, NAPCO found that 56% of communications buyers are submitting their art files via FTP or through a Dropbox-like platform. 55% through email. 39% through email or text. 21% via USB or portable storage. When files are submitted through various channels and touch points, jobs are harder to track and manage, not to…

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Get A Free Pass to Printing United from Aleyant

By Therese McGady / August 2, 2023 / Comments Off on Get A Free Pass to Printing United from Aleyant

Heading to Printing United this October? Register for your free show pass from Aleyant today. Be sure to stop by our booth at #B17012. Aleyant would love to meet you there to discuss how to best automate your print workflow. We are looking forward to seeing you there! View here to get your free pass…

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Aleyant Pressero & eDocBuilder Help Save Time, Increase Accuracy, and Deliver an Exceptional User Experience for Gift Purchasers and Gift Recipients

By Therese McGady / July 24, 2023 / Comments Off on Aleyant Pressero & eDocBuilder Help Save Time, Increase Accuracy, and Deliver an Exceptional User Experience for Gift Purchasers and Gift Recipients

Choose Your Gift was founded in 1958 by the Bennett brothers and is a third-generation family-owned business, currently operated by George Bennett. The company works with corporations and organizations to deliver a seamless process for employee recognition and customer loyalty. When it was founded, purchasers could choose from an array of gift options displayed in…

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Webinar Alert: Discover How You Can Automate Your Tax Compliance Process

By Therese McGady / July 19, 2023 / Comments Off on Webinar Alert: Discover How You Can Automate Your Tax Compliance Process

According to a survey by Avalara and Potentiate, B2B businesses with less than 500 employees spend 147 hours per month on tax management activities. Can you afford to spend that much time on an activity that doesn’t bring in revenue? Our partner Avalara has a webinar coming up that will discuss how tax automation software…

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New Aleyant tFLOW Features Now Available – Proof Reminder Email, Disk Quota & More!

By Therese McGady / July 10, 2023 / Comments Off on New Aleyant tFLOW Features Now Available – Proof Reminder Email, Disk Quota & More!

Great news! We released three new tFLOW features recently that you can start using today. Disk Quota This function helps customers better control the amount of storage space assigned to their tFLOW plan. Each tFLOW subscription includes a defined amount of storage space per plan. With this particular new update, we added the ability to set…

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sendcloud Now Available As A New Shipping Carrier for Pressero

By Therese McGady / July 5, 2023 / Comments Off on sendcloud Now Available As A New Shipping Carrier for Pressero

Great News! sendcloud is now available as a shipping carrier for Pressero web-to-print. Start automating your shipping tasks with sendcloud today. Learn how to set up and integrate sendcloud with Pressero here.    

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Need to Brush Up on Your Aleyant Software Skills? Print Academy for the Win!

By Therese McGady / June 22, 2023 / Comments Off on Need to Brush Up on Your Aleyant Software Skills? Print Academy for the Win!

Have you taken a class lately on Aleyant’s Print Academy, our online learning platform? Print Academy training modules are available for Pressero, PrintJobManager, tFLOW and eDocBuilder. Upon completion of each module, a certificate is available. Customers can take advantage of a number of learning pathways to gaining increased utilization of their Aleyant software investments. Print…

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PrintJobManager New Features Alert! Estimate “Valid Until” Date & Rejection Reason

By Therese McGady / June 15, 2023 / Comments Off on PrintJobManager New Features Alert! Estimate “Valid Until” Date & Rejection Reason

Within PrintJobManager, users will now see there is a “Valid Until” date listed for each estimate in the footer. Also, when a customer clicks on Reject estimate, the customer now needs to provide a reason for the rejection. This reason and the notes entered become part of the “Job Audit”. Administrators can go to the…

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Sales Tax 101 Webinar From Avalara – Last Chance to Register!

By Therese McGady / June 8, 2023 / Comments Off on Sales Tax 101 Webinar From Avalara – Last Chance to Register!

Trust us, you’re not alone if you ever feel confused and overwhelmed by the mere mention of sales tax and all that it involves. Few U.S. businesses who collect and remit sales tax understand all the rules or how to comply with them. This has been further exacerbated by the pandemic with many new or…

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New Feature Alert for PrintJobManager! Product Engine Search Feature in Dropdowns Now Available

By Therese McGady / June 1, 2023 / Comments Off on New Feature Alert for PrintJobManager! Product Engine Search Feature in Dropdowns Now Available

Aleyant PrintJobManager now incorporates a search functionality within the product engine selection process. When creating a print job, users can click on the dropdown menu associated with the product engine field. By typing in the desired phrase, the system instantly begins searching for matching product engines. Instant Search Results As the user starts typing, PrintJobManager…

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New Feature Alert! Collaborative Time Tracking Now Available in Aleyant PrintJobManager

By Therese McGady / May 30, 2023 / Comments Off on New Feature Alert! Collaborative Time Tracking Now Available in Aleyant PrintJobManager

Collaborative time tracking in PrintJobManager allows multiple users to start and track their time individually while working on the same job step. When users start working on a job step, PrintJobManager records their individual start times independently. Each user’s time tracking is isolated from others, ensuring accurate measurement of their individual contributions to the job…

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