We're a full service commercial printers with the capabilities to handle all your projects, large or small.

Over 70 years serving the community! 

Mission Printers was founded in 1946 by three brothers returning from the war in a small building on Soquel Avenue, just blocks from our current location. In 1948 they built the building which to this day serves as our home.We began as small letterpress shop and have evolved in the decades since to keep up with changes in the industry - first putting in offset presses, and eventually adding digital technologies to the mix.

We still have offset presses and letterpresses that we use, in addition to our newer digital equipment. We rely on our combination of traditional and cutting edge to ensure that every job that leaves our building exceeds the expectations of even the most discerning customers. 



We have a full array of capabilities for all your projects

Digital Print

Top of the line Xerox equipment delivers exceptional quality for all your short to medium length runs.  

Offset Print

2 small offset presses supplement our digital capabilities.       

Full Bindery

Our full bindery department offers any number of finishing options.  Cutting, folding, scoring, embossing, dicutting and more.   


All the tools you need to prepare your project for us.

  • FTP

    A secure way to transfer files to us.  You'll need to request a user name and password to access your private ftp, which you can use to send your files to us.  Use our convenient web interface, or use your favorite ftp client.   

  • Adobe

    Creative Cloud Suite

    For bigger projects, and professional layout & design, the Adobe Creative Cloud suite is the go to software for you to create your next project.  High quality tools help your ideas come to life.      


    Free online layout

    For less complex projects, or for the at home designer, Canva is an online option that allows you to create your design and export print ready PDFs that we can use to produce your piece.      

  • Local Design Partnerships

    Call for a recommendation  

    Got a project in mind but don't know exactly how to get it onto paper.  We have a number of local designers we work with who can help you do the work of getting your ideas out of your head and into print.  Call us and we'll get you pointed in the right direction.     

Contact Us

522 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
ph 831.423.4005
fax 831.423.4005
email info@missionprinters.com