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GLGA members are entitled to use local and national group buying power programs.  Your company can realize significant savings on products, software and services that you use every day, plus discounts on educational training and publications to help your business grow.

To download a pdf overview of the programs and contact information, please choose letter sized or tabloid sized.

Adobe. Instant 15 percent savings on purchases made through the Adobe online store.  Offer is good on upgrades and full purchases of Adobe software, both download and hard copy. More details and access to the discount is available through Printing Industries of America's Adobe discount page.


Apple. Members qualify for preferred pricing on the latest Apple products and accessories. Program benefits include special member pricing on Apple and third-party products; exclusive promotions; complimentary shipping on all orders over $50; free engraving on all new iPod models; Mac customization; and flexible business financing options. Visit the Apple discount page on Printing Industries of America's website for more information or to take advantage of the savings.



BB Direct.  BB Direct now offers all members of GLGA and Printing Industries of America  a substantial discounted rate for both the Dun & Bradstreet Business Database and Database Hygiene Services.  Learn more about these discounts by visiting Printing Industries of America's BB Direct discount page.



Caliper.  GLGA/PIA members receive discounted services from Caliper on employee hiring and development services.  For more information, visit Printing Industries of America's Caliper discount page.



Federal Express Shipping offers significant savings on select FedEx Express and FedEx Ground shipments. The average members saves over $650 on parcel shipments and over $3,800 on freight shipments (LTL) annually.   For more information, visit Printing Industries of America's FedEx discount page.



Government Print Management.  Members receive a sizable discount from Government Print Management, a division of e-LYNXX Corporation on selected services related to the obtaining of work from the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and other government agencies.  For more information, visit Printing Industries of America's Government Print Management discount page.



ITU AbsorbTech.  ITU AbsorbTech has partnered with GLGA as a preferred provider for printer towels and other managed rental service programs. We are offering GLGA members two great ways to save - a rebate program for rental services and discount program for direct-purchase services. Visit www.ituabsorbtech.com/glga/ for more information.



Lower Electric.  Lower Electric offers significant savings on electricity, natural gas and energy-related services. Call Bill Schloss at 847-272-0700 for details.



Marathon.  Marathon Solutions, Inc., can save you 20 to 40 percent off existing credit card processing fees.  Your exclusive member program provides you with personalized merchant support and enhanced credit card processing solutions.  The secure processing gateway has enhanced features including the ability to email receipts directly to your customers.  For a free, no obligation consultative savings analysis, contact Tim Hutteger at 877-948-9733 ext. 159, or fax your recent MC/Visa merchant statement to 913-888-0598.



McClone.  GLGA is proud to announce we have partnered with McClone as an endorsed provider for Insurance and Risk Management solutions to GLGA members. For more than 40 years, McClone has featured specialization in protecting organizations within the printing industry.  We can provide all insurance products or services needed by GLGA members, including Commercial Property and Casualty; Employee Benefits; Group health insurance & Health Care Plans; Group life, disability and dental plans; Financial Services; and Voluntary Benefits.  For more information, please call contact Chuck Helling at (262) 439-6947.



MRA - The Management Association.  Through our partnership with MRA, GLGA members have access to many invaluable HR resources, including the free Info Now Line 24/7 with professional advice on questions ranging from HR compliance to complex employee issues; free 30 on Thursday webinar series; free monthly HR Digest newsletter (download pdf editions from the Members Only section of our website); and a 15 percent savings on every MRA service, product and training.



Paychex.  This program will provide you with convenient, affordable and reliable payroll services. Paychex provides GLGA members with a 15 percent discount on processing fees.  With the member-only discount, payroll costs can be as little as $50 per month. Paychex also will assume reporting and payments of federal, state and local tax liabilities.  Contact GLGA at (855) 522-2210 for more information. 



 Performance Plus Global Logistics.  Members have the opportunity to reduce costs, save time, and effectively manage occasional or frequent shipping on their local and long haul transportation through some of the best carriers globally.  Performance Plus' services include parcel shipping, less-than-truckload, full truckload, expedited, and ocean shipping, with no minimums required and no cost to participate.  More information and an online demo is available through Printing Industries of America's Performance Plus discount page.



Printers 401k. Member companies can eliminate their fiduciary exposure, reduce their administrative responsibilities, save time and money while providing a strong and proven 401k plan. Learn more from Joe Trybula, Diversified Financial Advisors, joe AT diversifiedfa.com, 800-307-0376.



Printing Industries of America Press. Receive special member discounts on books, videos, CDs and training programs. Click here to browse the PIA online bookstore.


Safety Audit Program.  GLGA has partnered with four safety consultants to offer a safety audit program that is convenient, affordable and effective.  During the audit, the consultant will review your safety programs and employee training manuals; assess safety data sheets; ensure documentation is compliant; and provide verbal direction on how to improve.  The Members-Only cost is $200 plus mileage.  For more information, contact Sharon Flick toll free at (855) 522-2210 or sflick AT glga.info, or click here for an informational flier.



Semper International LLC.  Semper provides quality printing professionals on demand - both temporary and fulltime workers - and with discounts for GLGA members. In the Chicago Metro area, call 312-920-0000, or click here for an informational flier.



Staples.  Members Save BIG with Staples! Staples Advantage® offers members a discount office products program that will maximize the buying power of members across the nation. Sign up today and take advantage of significant savings—average savings of 55 percent on office product purchases; online ordering and control on order with immediate access to over 30,000 products; FREE Next Day Delivery on minimum orders of $30; and easy online return process.  For more information, visit Printing Industries of America's Staples discount page or download the informational flier.



UPS.   With the new UPS Freight® Savings Program, GLGA Members can now receive a minimum 70 percent discount on UPS Freight LTL (Less-Than-Truckload) services, with participating members saving an average of $500 per shipment on net shipping charges. Members receive free enrollment with no minimum shipping requirements.  For more information on GLGA Savings Program discounts or to receive a free savings analysis, please contact your dedicated UPS Freight Association Team at (866) 443.9303, ext. 4080 or Associations AT upsfreight.com, or click here for an informational flier.



Xerox.  Xerox Solutions offers GLGA members nationally negotiated contract prices through the National Buying Power Program. All members qualify for this exceptional savings opportunity that covers new purchases and also allows for trade-in credit and affordable leasing terms. Download this informational flier, call 1-800-ASK-XEROX, Ext. PIA or contact your Xerox representative.  Make sure to reference contract #0707168 to receive the special association discount.




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