The global web-to-print (W2P) market size reached US$ 31.67 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 42.97 Billion by 2028, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 5.05% during 2023-2028. The increasing demand for customized printing, significant growth in the e-commerce industry, and the integration of augmented reality (AR) represent some of the key factors driving the market.
|Market Size in 2022
||US$ 31.67 Billion
|Market Forecast in 2028
||US$ 42 Billion
|Market Growth Rate (2023-2028)
Web-to-print (W2P) is a technology used to create, customize, and order printed materials online. It allows users to design templates, add images, and enter text through a web-based software platform, which then generates print-ready files. W2P is widely used to print and order brochures, flyers, postcards, labels, photobooks, retail signage, packaging materials, invitations, direct mail, greeting cards, and letterheads. It provides a seamless printing experience, saves time, reduces costs, minimizes errors, and eliminates the need for manual interventions. It also ensures accurate and consistent quality, offers faster turnaround time, allows customizations, and reduces wastage. As a result, W2P finds extensive applications across the retail, marketing, advertising, e-commerce, education, real estate, and healthcare industries.
Web-to-Print (W2P) Market Trends:
The growing demand for customized printing to create unique and personalized products is one of the key factors propelling the market growth. W2P provides a convenient and cost-effective customized printing solution that allows businesses to create products using a diverse range of templates and design options and add personalized pictures and messages for individual clients. Along with this, the widespread adoption of print-on-demand (POD) solutions by businesses, which aids in saving resources, reducing inventory costs, and promoting sustainability, is acting as another growth-inducing factor. Furthermore, the significant growth in the e-commerce industry, which allows businesses to sell printed products online, expand market reach, acquire new customers, and increase sales, is providing an impetus to the market growth. Additionally, the integration of augmented reality (AR), which allows users to preview their design in real-time on a virtual product, thus improving efficiency and creating a seamless design experience, is positively influencing the market growth. Besides this, the utilization of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve accuracy, save time, and automate several tasks, such as image recognition, color correction, and text layout, is contributing to the market growth. Moreover, the introduction of mobile-responsive designs that allow users to access the online printing platform from multiple devices, including smartphones and tablets, and order printed materials on the go (OTG) is providing a thrust to the market growth. Other factors, including emerging trends of online marketing, increasing adoption of sustainable business practices, extensive research and development (R&D) activities, and the growing consumer awareness regarding the benefits of W2P, are anticipated to drive the market growth.
Key Market Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global web-to-print (W2P) market, along with forecasts at the global, regional, and country levels for 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on component, offering, and application.
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the web-to-print (W2P) market based on the component. This includes design-it-yourself and template-based.
- Print Solutions
- Business ID
- Display POS/Signage
- Labels and Packaging
- Software and Services
A detailed breakup and analysis of the web-to-print (W2P) market based on the offering has also been provided in the report. This includes print solutions (photobooks, business ID, display POS/signage, labels and packaging, books, promotional, and others) and software and services.
- Print Media and Advertising
- Personalized Products
A detailed breakup and analysis of the web-to-print (W2P) market based on the application has also been provided in the report. This includes print media and advertising, personalized products, and others. According to the report, print media and advertising accounted for the largest market share.
- North America
- United Kingdom
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of all the major regional markets, which include North America (the United States and Canada); Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and others); Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, and others); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and others); and the Middle East and Africa. According to the report, Europe was the largest market for web-to-print (W2P). Some of the factors driving the Europe web-to-print (W2P) market included rising demand for customized products, significant growth in the e-commerce industry, and rapid technological advancements.
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the global web-to-print (W2P) market. Competitive analysis such as market structure, market share by key players, player positioning, top winning strategies, competitive dashboard, and company evaluation quadrant has been covered in the report. Also, detailed profiles of all major companies have been provided. Some of the companies covered include Agfa-Gevaert N.V., Aleyant Systems LLC, Amazing Print Corp., Quarterhouse Software Inc., Racad Tech Inc., Radixweb, Red Tie Ltd., Xerox Holdings Corporation, etc. Kindly note that this only represents a partial list of companies, and the complete list has been provided in the report.
Web-to-Print (W2P) Market Report Scope:
|Base Year of the Analysis
| Historical Period
|Scope of the Report
||Exploration of Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment:
- Print Solutions: Photobooks, Business ID, Display POS/Signage, Labels and Packaging, Books, Promotional, Others
- Software and Services
||Print Media and Advertising, Personalized Products, Others
||Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
||United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
||Agfa-Gevaert N.V., Aleyant Systems LLC, Amazing Print Corp., Quarterhouse Software Inc., Racad Tech Inc., Radixweb, Red Tie Ltd., Xerox Holdings Corporation, etc.
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:
- How has the global web-to-print (W2P) market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
- What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What are the key regional markets?
- Which countries represent the most attractive web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the component?
- Which is the most attractive component in the web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the offering?
- Which is the most attractive offering in the web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on application?
- Which is the most attractive application in the web-to-print (W2P) market?
- What is the competitive structure of the global web-to-print (W2P) market?
- Who are the key players/companies in the global web-to-print (W2P) market?
Key Benefits for Stakeholders:
- IMARC’s report offers a comprehensive quantitative analysis of various market segments, historical and current market trends, market forecasts, and dynamics of the web-to-print (W2P) market from 2017-2028.
- The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global web-to-print (W2P) market.
- The study maps the leading, as well as the fastest-growing, regional markets. It further enables stakeholders to identify the key country-level markets within each region.
- Porter's five forces analysis assist stakeholders in assessing the impact of new entrants, competitive rivalry, supplier power, buyer power, and the threat of substitution. It helps stakeholders to analyze the level of competition within the web-to-print (W2P) industry and its attractiveness.
- Competitive landscape allows stakeholders to understand their competitive environment and provides an insight into the current positions of key players in the market.