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Tension Direct On-Demand Printing

Order What You Want, When You Need It
Tension Direct

Web to print, print on demand, market resource management - many names, one solution. Tension Direct keeps your marketing collateral and stationery up to date and looking sharp.

Tension Direct is ideal for companies that have printed material which is purchased frequently and in small quantities. It allows for personalization of stationery and thank you cards, or even brochures and marketing collateral. This custom, web-based system holds many benefits: 

  • Streamlines the set-up and ownership of the procurement process.
  • Print on demand makes purchasing more efficient and cost effective.
  • Locks in print specifications across multiple users and locations.
  • Customizable reports and multiple payment options.
  • Best-in-class printing options.
  • Online Catalog of Material
  • Order Quantities as Low as One
  • Simple, State of the Art
  • Cut Your Costs
  • Protect Your Brand
  • Easy to Pay, Easy to Track
  • Leading-edge Printing Technology

End in Mind

Easy for end users to order, proof and personalize. Products are delivered to a specified address
Easy for end users to order, proof and personalize. Products are delivered to a specified address

Lock It In

Gives marketing peace of mind that printed materials, even when personalized, uphold brand standards
Gives marketing peace of mind that printed materials, even when personalized, uphold brand standards

Procurer's Delight

Automated process from order-to-invoice with online reporting tools that track program usage
Automated process from order-to-invoice with online reporting tools that track program usage

Procure envelopes, letterhead, business cards and other print-on-demand materials with just clicks of a mouse. Tension Direct creates a personalized online catalog for your users.

Benefits Across the Board

Tension Direct allows you to control the print needs of your entire organization while upholding your brand standards. This custom, web-based system holds benefits for many members of your organization: the end user, marketing and procurement.

  • End User: Tension Direct is an intuitive, user-friendly web-based system that can be accessed by approved users anytime, anywhere. Online proofing and editing is completed in a single screen, and finished materials are sent directly to specified address.
  • Marketing: Your marketing team can feel confident that all printed material has consistent branding and messaging. Templates are pre-approved by you with locked-in specifications. Marketing can further identify what and how individual users can customize material.
  • Procurement: Procurement professionals enjoy Tension Direct’s fully integrated and automated process from order-to-invoice, as well as its online reporting tools that track program usage.

Everyone benefits from print-on-demand’s reduced obsolescence and the associated costs.

Tension Simple State of Art Simple, State of the Art

Your unique web portal holds a catalog of your printed products. Envelopes, business cards, stationery and brochures are just few of the suggested items. Multiple users in multiple locations can easily access the catalog via the Internet – while you maintain control of the entire process.

Tension Cut Your Costs Cuts Your Costs

Reduce waste from overages and obsolescence. On-demand printing eliminates constant inventory management and pick-and-pack shipping costs. Your latest print items will always be ready to order, personalize and ship promptly. 

Tension Protect Your Brand Protect Your Brand

Tension Direct ensures your printed materials are aligned to your precise specifications. Uniform controls are applied to typography, artwork, logo placement, ink color and anything else that impacts your image.

Tension Easy to Pay and Track Easy to Pay, Easy to Track

Payment, tracking and reporting is as easy as a click of the mouse. Track and monitor print-on-demand purchases with Tension Direct’s customizable billing and usage reports. Secure, encrypted online payment allows you to pay by credit cards, p-cards or direct billing.

Tension Leading Edge PrintingLeading-edge Printing Technology

Fast track your approval and proofing process with direct-to-plate technology. With Tension Direct’s instant onscreen proofing and best-in-class printing techniques, be confident that your end product will arrive as intended and leave the right impression.

With no set-up costs and countless options for managing your print-on-demand materials, Tension Direct streamlines your operation and provides a best-in-class user experience.