WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING
Your design work is superb and the print work always excellent.
Jennifer was absolutely amazing and helped me so much from beginning to end
Prompt and courteous service. Also, excellent with color accuracy and sharpness when processing items.
I had a great experience with alphagraphics. Dan was incredibly helpful with suggesting new print ideas as well as ensuring great quality!
Great staff. Incredibly helpful especially for me because I'm trying to learn a lot at once at my new job.
Dan and his staff are always efficient and attentive
Always a pleasure
Dan went out of his way to order a thicker card stock for me when I mentioned I didn't like the thickness of the sample they had on hand. He also called to let me know that the proof I gave him was a little off and it would cut off some of my pictures and then he gave me the opportunity to fix it. When I noticed right before printing that I had sent them the wrong draft for the inside of my card they let me send the last draft and got my cards out to me quickly. They did a great job and it was very convenient.
It was a pleasure working with Jennifer. She offered great advice and created a wonderful Holiday e-card design.
I had a last minute order and the AlphaGraphics team was able to fulfill it and provide quality service and a quality end product. I use AlphaGraphics often in Atlanta and was grateful that it was the same quality and experience.
The employee I worked with was very helpful ... from the first time I called on the phone, to reviewing the files to make sure the final product would print well, to periodically giving me updates on the order until it was ready.
Where do I start, the staff at Graphics always knows my work and that it always needs extra help. They are also so fast with getting orders done
I am astounded at the speed and quality of production.
I was so worried to release from my hands, my treasured art journal re. my 3 years of impressions, paintings and feelings on our two granddaughters. Also worried if it could indeed be copied and rebound without damage. As with anything we've done in the past with AlphaGraphics, the new journal was far beyond my expectations and my original was returned in perfect condition. The quality and presentation are perfection. Also, Bob recently had a brochure copied for a client and was thoroughly pleased with the service and brochure.
Alphagraphics is very reliable and fast service.
Excellent customer service and products!
Excellent product and service
Always been quick with turnarounds needing ASAP.
You make it so easy for us to produce whatever printed material that we need. Your guidance is also deeply appreciated.
Awesome, it looks GREAT. Thank you.
The Bannockburn alpha graphics team is amazing! Great work, great timing, and always help in a pinch!
Very professional, excellent quality.
Great product and company
Your team is remarkable... creative, customer focused, attend to all details, professional, honest... when asked for their opinions, the BEST
Have used your service for years for our business cards its affordable and on time delivery.
Dan is fantastic to work with. Such a pleasure !
Great, item showed up at my hotel on time as planned and as well done
So helpful with a last minute request
The end product has always been delivered timely and artfully
Always dependable, knowledgeable, and quick!
Very reliable service, answers requests within minutes and even when there is a OOO note. Our company especially enjoys working with Dan Sher.
I appreciate the collaboration of the projects and swift responses of the team.
Thank you! It looks even better than I imagined.
I've already recommended your printing services to others. You were very responsive and printed our brochure and shipped it the same day, couldn't believe it! And it looked great, I hear (I am in Europe so didn't see it, but you were so easy to deal with from afar - not always the case, I assure you). Thank you.
On time and perfect the first time !
I truly appreciate all of the help from Jennifer. She was amazing!!
Easy to communicate my requirements. Fast turn around.
Thank you for prompt and thorough service!
The team is very responsive, accommodating and great to work with.
Vickie is always a big help and easy to work with.
Even though I used to use your services because I lived in Bannockburn, even though I moved to Highland Park, I still travel to you for your outstanding service.
I have used Alpha Graphics twice now. Once for my wedding programs and now for my son's Eagle Scout printing needs. Vicki did a beautiful job on the programs and was able to print my Eagle Scout invites in a more timely manner than anywhere else. I will continue to give you my business..
Always reliable and great customer service!
When contacting your office, the staff is always helpful and professional and gets the job done in a timely fashion.
Accurate and fast printing. The customer service is outstanding.
Alpha Graphics is a great business partner because they are professional, have quick turn arounds, and do everything right.
Jennifer was extremely helpful during planning of our project steering me away from paper stocks that would not yield optimal results. Her approach is very consultative which i like.
Alphagraphics went out of their way to make sure we received our order on time. Thank you!
great customer service
FROM OUR OWNER, DAN SHER
I'm an entrepreneur at heart having spent years owning a service based business, so I understand how to analyze a problem and just how important every solution is to a business.
AlphaGraphics Bannockburn is the place where high-end equipment and expert pros come together to help businesses grow through print and marketing services and products.
Since opening our doors in 1993, we've built a reputation for fanatical customer service from meeting impossibly fast turnaround times and consistently delivering stunning quality.
Having owned or operated service-based businesses for 19 years before AlphaGraphics, owner Dan Sher leads a team that embodies an entrepreneurial spirit. We're renowned for longevity where the professional experience ranges from 13 to 30 years invested in developing their craft.
Our team treats clients like business partners and takes a personal interest in your success. Clients who've been let down by other printers marvel at our ability to create custom materials on deadline. That's because we know how important it is to make you shine, whether it's a stand-out mailing to prospects or an annual report for your boss's big meeting.
DIY MARKETING IS OUT; PARTNERING WITH AN EXPERT, IS IN
Say goodbye to late nights, DIY (do-it-yourself) designs and empty ink. Forget about techno-stress, marketing mishaps and haphazard results. Leave your time to what you do best and say hello to your local marketing communications expert, AlphaGraphics.
AlphaGraphics, a full-service marketing communications company, has been based in the Bannockburn Green Shopping Center for the past 25 years. We are a family business that is locally owned and operated, dedicated to serving the needs of our customers. We do more than just design, copy and print — we help our customers communicate. Let our team of professionals work with you to find the best solutions for your needs. We offer complete design, printing, mailing and digital archiving services, as well as direct marketing solutions that include the latest technologies in variable data printing 1:1 marketing and cross-media campaigns.
OUR CROSS-MEDIA STRATEGIES INCLUDE:
- Branding and Identity
- E-mail marketing
- Direct marketing
- Online marketing
- Mobile marketing
- Business solutions
- Print services
We are data driven, results oriented and ready to leverage today’s technologies to grow your bottom line and increase your ROI. Check out our case studies to see how we’ve done it for businesses just like yours. Then call or e-mail us today to get started.
A TRIED-AND-TRUE BUSINESS APPROACH
You’ve worked hard to build your business the right way—your marketing and communications should do the same. When you choose AlphaGraphics, you get certified accuracy, consistency and quality.
AG QUALITY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
We care about you. That’s why we created our Quality Management Program, based on ISO 9001:2008 standards. This ensures that every project we do for you meets the highest quality requirements possible, so you can trust that your finished product will be done right, by the deadline, every time.
Commitment to our community is at the core of our business. Combining big hearts and big ideas from across our global network of 260+ franchises, we promote and support several nonprofit associations and charities that feed the hungry, educate young people to become future business leaders and preserve our planet. We're alwayslooking for new opportunities and partnerships to give back. We believe strongly in helping not-for-profits in our community and donate our work to many not-for-profits every year.
SOME OF THE ORGANIZATIONS THAT WE HAVE DONATED TO ARE:
- American Cancer Society - Lakeshore Division
- Congregation Beth Shalom, Northbrook
- Deerfield High School Athletics
- Deerfield High School Community Chest
- Deerfield Youth Baseball and Softball Association (DYBA)
- Operation Shower
- School of St. Mary's, Lake Forest
YOUR SUCCESS IS OUR ONLY MEASURE OF SUCCESS
We believe strongly in supporting the community we live and work. We are members of the Deerfield * Bannockburn * Riverwoods (DBR) Chamber of Commerce. In addition, we are a proud sponsor of the Deerfield Youth Baseball and Softball Association (DYBA) -- go Team AlphaGraphics!
AlphaGraphics Bannockburn / Deerfield is proud to be a business partner to some of our area's most successful organizations. We are happy to provide references upon request.
You’ve got big ideas, and we've got the tools to make them happen. No idea is too big or too small for ourvast collection of equipment to handle, so bring on the challenge! We’ve got everything from A to Z to meetyour marketing, printing, design, bindery and mailing needs.
OUR STATE-OF-THE-ART EQUIPMENT INCLUDES:
- Canon ImagePRESS 8000 with EFI Fiery RIP
- Canon ImagePRESS C750 with EFI Fiery RIP
- HP 26500 60" Latex Wide Format Printer
- Canon 8000S Wide Format Printer
- Xerox 6204 Wide Format Blueprint Printer and Scanner
- OCE VarioPrint 110 with PrismaRIP
- Pitney Bowes DP 40-Color Envelope Printer
- PressTek/AB Dick 9985 Offset Press
- Xante HWC Chemical-free Digital Platemaker
OUR BINDERY AND MAILING EQUIPMENT
Our Quality Management Program, based on ISO 9001:2008 standards, ensures that every project we do for you meets the highest quality requirements possible. So you can trust that your finished product will be done right, by the deadline, every time.
OUR BINDERY AND MAILING EQUIPMENT INCLUDES:
- GBC Titan Wide Format Laminator
- Spiral Binding Corner Rounder
- Graphic Whizzard PT 355 SCC Multi Slitter/Cutter/Creaser
- Graphic Whizzard 8000 - Scoring/Perfing/Numbering with creasing attachment
- Rena CS - Color Envelope Imager
- Neopost - Envelope Inserting/Stuffing/Sealing (up to 8 pages including envelopes and coupons)
- Secap/Pittney Bowes Tabber (1 1/2" Tab compatible)
- DVD/CD Duplicator with 4 Color Direct Printing
- Baum and Duplo Folders
- Watkiss Vario Collator with Stitch, Fold and TrimBookletmaker
Whatever your challenges are, from customer acquisition to tracking your marketing campaigns, our team has the know-how to get the job done—right and on time, every time. We believe in recruiting, developing and retaining passionate, client-obsessedand creative individuals, which is why we consistently achieve the best results for our clients. Our team is the backbone of our business, and we can’t wait for you to meet them.
DAN SHER, OWNER
Dan Sher brings passion and attention-to-detail in helping his clients solve their business problems. With a 19-year history owning and running service-based businesses, Dan's background as a small-business owner for the past seven years as well as a director of an Inc. 500 public relations agency enables him to help his clients maximize their marketing and communications in the most effective way for their business. He has both his Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts in Communications and lives in Deerfield, with his wife and son
JOHN DEWERD, GRAPHIC DESIGNER
For the past 17 years, John DeWerd has been the graphic designer at AlphaGraphics Bannockburn / Deerfield. John is a superior pre-press operator and has experience with a variety of software programs on both Mac and PC. In addition, John is a Certified Design Professional within AlphaGraphics.
DEAN GLUBKA, PRODUCTION SPECIALIST
Dean brings over 30 years of printing experience to the team. Dean is responsible for running our press as well as all aspects of finishing our clients projects to make them look their best. This includes all of our offset, digital as well as our wide format and sign finishing.
VICKI SCHMIDT, CUSTOMER SERVICE
The newest edition to the AlphaGraphics team (at a year and a half), Vicki is responsible for our customer's experience at AlphaGraphics Bannockburn / Deerfield. With over 20 years experience in design and customer service, Vicki has her own Creative Memories consulting business and has utilized that experience to help her clients at AlphaGraphics.