Welcome to 5 Lakes Press, where convenience, quality, and economics combine to allow you to PRINT YOUR WAY. We make it easy to trust us with your digital print projects with our responsive service and excellent quality. Impressing your customer is our goal. We think you’ll find we do that well. Our focus is books, but we also do commercial print work, including; catalogs, fliers, educational, etc. So, why 5 Lakes Press?

Download our Portal-To-Print Brochure to read more.



The experienced hands of 5 Lakes Press have many years in creating high-standard print pieces. We know the weak points in a traditional digital print setting and the frustrations you deal with. We are here to address those concerns.

ONLINE ORDERING: Watch our brief introduction video (3 min) to see how easy it is to login to your online portal.  See our ‘Portal Instructions’ page for further in-depth videos.

LOCATION: A convenient mid-west location and large local shipping hub allow us to reach many markets economically and quickly. Combined with our 72 hour turn, this means most orders are delivered within 5 or 6 business days.

72 HOUR TURN: Customers go to digital for price and speed. We believe in making that simple for you. A 72 hour (3 day) turn for most jobs from receipt of files to shipping gives you peace of mind and planning ease.

INSTANT QUOTES: Our goal for you is convenience. That’s why our regular customers will receive a login to our online portal. Get instant price quotes. Submit jobs, Receive automated confirmations. We make it easy, and fast, to streamline your process.

COMPETITIVE PRICING: Our streamlined services don’t just translate to saving you headaches, but also to saving you money in time and overhead. Sign up for our online portal, submit print-ready jobs, and we’ll also pass along dollar savings. It’s a win from any angle with 5 Lakes Press.

PERSONALIZED BOOKS: Have personalized book products? 5 Lakes Press works with a range of customers and products for print personalization options (and fulfillment too!). Speak with our general manager to determine how we can help bring your personalized book to market expediently, and with high quality.

HARDCOVER: Interested in doing a short run hardcover title, but worried about market entry price? No problem. 5 Lakes Press creates hardcovers in-house, so we can keep set-up costs down. Some limitations apply; speak to one of our representatives for more detail. 

SISTER COMPANIES: It’s not easy to find a trusted provider for all of your print and publishing needs. 5 Lakes Press partners with a number of sister companies to provide a full range of services. JPL Design Solutions will help you get your book designed and print-ready. Color House Graphics provides an offset print solution for those longer runs. JPL Books provides full distribution, including to all major trade accounts, at competitive discounts and rates. Work with us à la carte, or as a single provider from design to sale.




3505 Eastern Ave SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49508​​

Tel: 616.241.4242

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