Processes – Crease and Fold

In a prior post, we used the term “three process project”.  Then it dawned on me that you might not  be aware of all the processes that go on in the print shop. Printing is just one process. There are others: Trimming Folding / Stuffing Creasing Padding Perforating Stapling Binding Some of our clients have… Continue reading Processes – Crease and Fold

Media – Paper – 4

Cover stock is much heavier than text weight stock, but the pound numbers can be very confusing. Cover stock is figured differently from text weight stock, so a 67# cover is much heavier than a 70# text. You don’t need to concern yourself with those numbers. That’s what your print shop is for. You will… Continue reading Media – Paper – 4

Money

Sometimes people are surprised at printing costs. Several items have to factor into the price of your printing project. Most obvious are ink and paper prices. But there are other things as well. Set-up Costs Quantity Binding Folding Perforating Trimming Set-up Costs factor in when the project requires an unusual time to set up. For… Continue reading Money