We are Harler

The print and packaging consulting authority

About us

Harler is the print and packaging consulting authority.

We know your requirements are unique. That is why we have bought together a network of subject matter experts that really understands how to navigate the industry on behalf of your organisation and its supply chain.

Whether you want to change how things are done, or are looking for assurance in how things are operating, or need to make your brand more sustainable, Harler has products and services that will work for you.

Here are some of the amazing organisations we are proud to work with.

Case study: Outsourcing to manage complexity

Deciding whether an in-house or outsource arrangement was right for this client, was undecided until they appointed us to answer this difficult question.   Challenge: Our client, a leader in B2B insurance, was looking for help in managing its complex arrangements for documents, paper, digital and marketing services. Solution: By mapping the end to end processes [...]

Subject matter expertise

Publishing

Magazines, books, film, music.The long term planning that is required to meet a release date requires logistical effort across multiple teams, working with many third party organisations,…

Creative delivery

Production, inhouse studio services, ad management, artwork automation, digital workflow, retouching, content, social and video Staying relevant as a brand and connecting with your audience across…

Customer communications and document management

Document management, inbound, scanning and indexing, case management, chat, outbound, e-delivery, transactional print, hybrid mail, postage, document storage, cheques and security. The end to end journey…

Managed office print

MFD, fleet printers, central print rooms, print policy, hardware and software It remains a constant requirement to control the amount being printed within offices. We know…

Packaging

Folding cartons, paperboard, plastic, wood, metal, primary, secondary, point of purchase, display, corrugate, luxuryPackaging is the most complex of all printed products. It has to perform its…

Promotional and merchandise

Supply chain management, promotional activation's, social compliance, quality control, quality assurance Few supply chains are as sophisticated and lengthy as those that support marketing campaigns via…

How to buy from us

Consultancy

Our industry leaders work within your organisation, alongside your stakeholders and suppliers. You get a transformative, flexible and collaborative approach. When you need a change of…

Advisory

The Harler advisors impartially share their category expertise, knowledge, network and best practise. When you need an external perspective, our specialists are on hand to guide…

Training

We provide on-site, off-site and remote training programmes for all levels. When you need to boost the skills, knowledge and competencies of your team, our print…

Coaching and mentoring

We provide formidable industry insight to prepare for all your professional procurement needs. When you team needs an injection of external know-how, we are on hand…

Freelance network

Our network of associates, freelancers and interims fill part-time and temporary roles. When you need a qualified individual to undertake a role, a task or a…

Data visualisation and insight

We transform existing data into useful insight. We create snapshots for quick decisions, and analytics to solve bigger problems.When you need to understand what is happening around…

Sectors we serve

We enhance projects with our subject matter expertise and technical know-how. We work on-site or remotely, sharing best practice and challenging the norm.

Insurance

Banking

Utilities

Charity

Government

Retail

FMCG

Consulting

The team

Harler is a curated team of industry leaders - we know the industry and how to help you successfully navigate it. Here is some of the team.

Insights

What are the symptoms of a multi-generational print management contract?

There are doubts over the ongoing effectiveness of the major print management providers and the easiest decision is often to keep them in situ across several contract renewal cycles. We have prepared a short checklist for procurement professionals tackling their print category. The management information from the print provider seems vague with the savings glow [...]

Right to audit and benchmark clause in your print management contract

After spending many hours negotiating and finalising the contract with your print provider, you probably included the all-important clause that allows you to audit/benchmark. Have you ever used it to help deliver your organisational objectives? These exercises are a valuable way to identify quick wins and opportunities in the following areas:- Cost saving targets and [...]

You can’t drive change unless your print and postage spend is baselined

Baselining in print and postage is simple: specification + quantity + cost = control over your spend. But with a high volume of transactions the technical detail can become unreliable making it hard to be certain about your true cost base. It is typical for half of requirements to change during a contract cycle which [...]

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