A print broker's job is to know the industry and where best to get the job done at the most economical rate and using the most efficient and modern printing equipment. In doing so, quite often just using a print broker on a single job can save you much time and effort in hunting around for quotes and researching for a suitable printer and a competitive price. More often than not, the first printer you come across will be the one paying the most rent to be in a retail area for you to find them. This is really convenient if you desperately need a printer, but you will definitely end up paying more for the convenience.
Many people try to avoid the middle man, however in the case of printing, this is a middle man who can save you a great deal of time, money and ensure you get what you are looking for on-time and to budget.