Short run printing enables the author or the organization to get books printed in small quantities. It became possible because of the digital printing machinery and equipment. When compared to traditional printing machines, digital printer does not require a lot of investment initially. Some of the other benefits of short run printing are:
1. Cost effective
Firstly it enables authors, companies and organization to have trial print outs of the book or novel at economical rates. In this way author do not have to invest in extra books.
2. No wastage
As authors, companies and organizations are enables to order smaller quantities with help of short run book printing so extra books are printed. It also reduces the chance of having lots of books that are out-of-date or obsolete. It also enables educational authors and organizations to update their books more regularly.
3. Lesser amount of risk
Author get the freedom of making changes as much as he or she wants to either to the design or content of the book. It is especially beneficial for book projects as they can test market the book and make adjustments accordingly.
4. Less space is required for storage
It is common knowledge that books and novels take up lots of space, so the lesser you order the lesser space you will need to store them.
5. Faster production
If you order short run printing than you can have your book printed in lesser amount of time. It is because digital printing requires less time as compared to traditional printing process.
These are some of the benefits of short-run printing.