How to Save Money on School Yearbooks During A Recession

How to Save Money on School Yearbooks During A Recession WEBWIRE – Wednesday, March 10, 2010 Creating a memorable school yearbook during a recession can be challenging. Funds are limited, donations have been cut back, and prices only seem to be going up. Savvy schools know, however, that creating a school yearbook during a recession can actually be more economical. During a recession, yearbook companies are more likely to be competitive over their price quotes. So, when times are tough, one of the best things schools can do is shop around for different prices and negotiate. Many yearbook companies are offering highly competitive rates while still supplying the same industry… Read More

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Entourage Yearbooks Offers Fastest Turnaround Time

Did You Know? Entourage Yearbooks wants schools to know that there is still time to capture the memories and legacy of the school year in a customized school yearbook. With turnaround times as little as three weeks, Entourage features the easiest resources schools need! They credit their quick turnaround times to dedicated account managers who work one-on-one with schools yearbook committees.  Entourage also offers their exclusive yearbook design software, and their toll free and online technical support centers. Entourage Yearbooks spares no detail when it comes to customer support. EDOnline Design Software The design software is key in creating and printing quality yearbooks in a flash. Their software is a hybrid… Read More

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Creative Yearbook Funding Ideas

Creative Yearbook Funding Ideas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb 16, 2010 – Keep it Simple Entourage Yearbooks, a yearbook publishing company, shares some of their clients’ past success stories for effectively funding yearbook projects.  Some of the simplest ideas include penny drives, booster text and advertising pages for local and corporate businesses. Funding a yearbook can become a great opportunity for schools to bring together the entire student body.  One successful yearbook funding idea came in the form of pennies.  A school experienced tremendous success when they launched their Penny Drive to fund their school yearbook project.  Students from each class were asked to bring in spare change consisting of pennies… Read More

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For members of the armed forces and their families, deployment yearbooks say what words cannot

When members of the 304th Brigade returned home to Texas after a yearlong deployment in Iraq this past November, they were greeted by more than just excited family and friends at Fort Bliss. Also waiting in the wings at the coming home ceremony was Army Sgt. Maj. Doris Long, a 30-year veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the 304th.Next to Long were stacks of freshly printed and hard-bound “deployment yearbooks.” Delivered with only three days to spare, the pages of 304th Brigade’s deployment yearbook capture the unit’s journey, as well serve as a historical record of the deployment. The book provides insight into the life of a… Read More

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Why Your High School Yearbook Needs an Entourage

Why Your High School Yearbook Needs an Entourage WEBWIRE – Monday, June 15, 2009 These days, seems like everyone needs an entourage. From pop star divas to the president himself, apparently the consensus is that having an Entourage just makes things easier. The founders who created Entourage Yearbooks couldn’t agree more. High school yearbook planning and printing can be a headache and hard to figure out! Everyone at Entourage Yearbooks say it doesn’t have to be. That’s why when schools work with Entourage, they simply get more.  Entourage offers more than just a toll free line to call for technical support. Wise Words From Entourage’s COO According to Edward Jo,… Read More

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Judge a Book by its (Hard) Cover

Judge a Book by its (Hard) Cover Making a hardcover book Making a hardcover book is simple. Just cut some sheets of paper, fold along the grain, punch holes, and sew it together. All you have to do next is seal the spine with glue, attach the cardboard cover, and viola, a hardcover book! Sounds easy, right? It is, but how exactly does a printer select the most viable printing solution when it comes to hardcovers? Which method works best for these books, digital or traditional offset printing? Many times these two options come to mind, and questions have been raised since the introduction of on-demand printing. In the Classroom… Read More

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US 1 – Companies on the Move

US 1 – Companies on the Move Edited by Kathleen McGinn Spring New in Town Entourage, a start-up with new offices on Alexander Road, is promising busy yearbook coordinators a faster, easier to put together yearbook at a price that is a good 30 percent less than that of traditionally produced yearbooks. The company publishes yearbooks using all-digital technology, and has just purchased a Canon 7000 vp state-of-the-art digital printer on which to turn out its yearbooks. “It’s the first in the area, the latest in digital prints,” says Edward Jo, manager of the company. Jo, who most recently was the owner of Image Photos, a 20-year-old photo print store… Read More

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