Digital printing is an excellent choice when lower quantities are needed. Another benefit of digital printing is the variable data capability. When each piece needs a unique code, photo, name or address, digital is the only way to go.
Everything about the Xerox iGen 5 Press is built for the changing world of printing. The iGen 5 brings new enhancements with the most productive digital press in the industry.
You can designate colors as either spot or process color types, which correspond to the two main ink types used in commercial printing. In the Swatches panel, you can identify the color type of color using icons that appear next to the name of the color.
When you are choosing a paper for your project, what do all the paper terms mean? We are going to try to sort that out for you.
Coated paper has been coated with a surface sealant. Paper with a coating is smooth and shiny while uncoated paper is flat with little or no shine. Gloss stock makes colors look smoother, deeper, richer, with great color-contrast. Photos and graphics tend to look better on gloss stock, while text heavy documents and artwork are often use matte stock (which is a coated paper).
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Traditional print marketing methods are still very effective even as digital marketing trends upward. You can, however, make them work effectively together. One way to do this is with QR codes and personalized URLs.
Why have your marketing materials UV coated? It’s a great way to enrich your design and enhance your colors. It sends a message to your customers that quality is important to you. UV coating also protects your marketing materials so they last longer. Need more reasons? Just ask your Knight Printing sales representative.
Knight Printing has been producing the highest quality printing in the region for nearly 130 years. We have the expertise and knowledge to bring your business and brand to life. If you want to leave a lasting impression with your customers, our team can guide you in new and exciting ways. Learn more about Knight Printing at knightprinting.com
With our extensive knowledge and years of experience we can assist you with choosing from the many varieties of reflective or pigment foils that will complement your project perfectly. Foil stamping is a process by where a durable brass die created from your beautiful artwork is heated and stamped onto the foil of your choice. The thin layer of foil film then transfers to the paper surface, leaving the chosen design imprinted beautifully on the paper. Gold and silver are the most commonly used to create a glossy or reflective finish, but there are a multitude of pigment foils available as well.