Estimating and Job Tracking Software
for Newspapers and Commercial Web Offset Printers 

as low as $80/month
Go Beyond Spreadsheets

The Presstimator offers a better solution for maximizing profits with its accurate estimating, custom reports, data analysis, shared database, centralized single set of costs & standards, scheduling, inventory, invoicing and production tracking.

FREE Demo Download ›
About the Presstimator

Estimating:  Accurate, detailed and fast estimates using Quick Quote.
Database: Data is stored in a database for a single set of costs and standards.
Multiple Users: Multiple users share Shop Settings, Quotes and Customer Lists.
Job Tracking: Capture actual production data for estimate vs. actuals analysis.
Auditor: Avoid costly mistakes by checking for missing costs or processes.
Rate Card Estimating: Calculate accurate First 1,000 and Add'l 1,000 prices

Scheduling: Directly send all processes from Presstimator to scheduling application. Many views, grouping and reporting capabilities..

Read More ›
Reports, Plus

Standardize Reporting: Generates reports directly from data instead of keying information into other systems for reporting.
Custom Report Templates: Create your own report templates with custom report layout tool.
Analysis Reports:

Total Usage, Profit Analysis, Estimates vs. Actuals, Estimate Analysis, Customer Trends, and more..
Summary Reports: Customer Quotes, Rate Cards, Job Tickets, Skid Tags, Drop Zones, Delivery Receipts, Inventory, Invoices, and more.

Paper Inventory:Track paper inventory directly from .completed jobs and vendors

Read More ›
What's New

Smart Paper Waste: Create scenarios to dynamically set paper waste factors for more accurate paper calculations based on various job specs.
Smart Press IPH: Create scenarios to dynamically set your press impressions per hour based on various job specs, for more accurate press time estimates.
Multiple Tax Rates: Create customized tax rates, set taxable customers and identify taxable line-items to be applied to invoices.
Sccheduling Dashboard: For companies with multiple  plant locations, users can access multiple Schedules from a single dashboard..
New time-saving Wizards and Defaults and More! 

Read More ›
Hit Your Profit Targets with the Presstimator!
The Presstimator is an estimating and job tracking software program designed specifically for newspapers and commercial web offset printing shops. Create accurate and detailed estimates with the Presstimator.  Create Rate Cards to accurately calculate First 1,000 and Additional 1,000 selling prices.  The Estimate vs. Actuals report can help you initiate cost studies and the Markup feature and Profit Analysis report make it possible to precisely track your bottom line.  Pressroom floor data collection application captures production actuals for accurate analysis. Costs and standards are entered in a single location in Shop Settings within the Presstimator database. The Presstimator's SQL Server database can be shared so multiple users can use the Presstimator to print reports, share quotes and share a common set of standards; this simplifies maintenance and ensures that all of your estimates are using the most recent costs. Optional, customizable web form, scheduling application, paper inventory tracking and pressroom floor data collection modules interact directly with the Presstimator database for instant access and analysis.
Star*Key Software | PO Box 156
Brea, CA | 92822
© 2021 Star*Key Software