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Business & Management Software

(April 2012) posted on Mon Apr 23, 2012

More than 40 front-end solutions for bettering your company’s bottom line.

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EFI Monarch is a Print MIS and planning solution for large, single and multi-plant operations, and it scalable to 5000 users. Offering capabilities for the efficient management of projects ranging from basic to complex, its core modules include: Acquisition, Estimating, Planning, Scheduling, Production, Inventory/Fulfillment, Financial, Business Intelligence, and Custom Support Services.

PrintFlow is a dynamic-scheduling tool engineered to reduce waste and bottlenecks. Integrated to EFI Print MIS solutions, it links a shop’s entire print-production workflow.

PrintStream is a customizable fulfillment solution that can address: kitting/assembly, P-O-P displays, product and literature fulfillment, special events/conferences, and more.

In late 2011, EFI acquired Prism (, the Australian software company. Prism’s product offerings include: Prism Win MIS, comprising 20 modules, for medium-large printers; Win SBE, 14 modules, for smaller businesses; and QTMS iQ, for job tracking.

Enterprise Print Management Solutions
Enterprise 32 is a PC-based print-management system. Modules include data collection, invoicing, purchasing, financials, inventory control, job costing, scheduling, finished goods inventory, and estimating/order entry; users can also create custom reports. Also available is an Accounting Suite (receivables, payables, a general ledger, and a cash manager). is a Web-based suite that manages internal and external e-commerce activities, allows customers to request quotes, place orders, track orders, view status of finished-goods inventory, and proof in PDF format.

Specifically geared around signage estimating and pricing, EstiMate is a pricing and management system with features including instant quotes; an hourly rate estimator; open-estimate manager; job conversion reports; job tracking; automatic customer deposits using Quickbooks; invoicing; inventory management; and more. Available in Professional and Enterprise editions (Enterprise adds shop-management features including purchase orders, job tracking, invoicing, work orders, etc.).

Estimator Corporation
Estimator Cloud is designed for wide-format operations as well as digital and commercial presses. Standard reports include: estimate, job ticket, internal detailed costs and profit, paper and services POs, workflow production scheduling job locator, and invoice and shipping labels. Wide-Format Estimator adds features such as Square Foot Pricing, Variable DPI, 2-Side Printing, Finishing, and others. Estimator Remote Access (ERA) is standard, allowing for remote access from Android Web devices, iPads, Apple, and PC computers.


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