Direct Mail Lingo: What is a Self-Mailer?

As its name implies, a Self-Mailer refers to any piece of direct mail that does not require an envelope. In lieu of the envelope, a self-mailer is designed so that address information and postage can be printed (or affixed) directly…

An Easel-Style Flip Book is Ideal for One-on-One Sales Presentations

In the world of sales, particularly consumer sales, it is quite common for a salesperson to meet with just one decision maker, or possibly a couple. Presenting a product or service to a limited audience, as opposed to a roomful,…

Map Printing: How to Create Durable and Waterproof Maps for Outdoor Use

Many outdoor activities require the use of maps. Some of these maps are used for leisure, such as to navigate a large park or explore a fishing lake. Other maps are relied upon for survival, such as those used for…

Large Format Poster Printing: An Overview of Promotional Posters

A Poster refers to any printed piece that is designed to be affixed to a wall, a window, or any other vertical surface. The objective of a poster is to grab attention and relay information quickly to those who pass…

Coloring Book Printing: Ten Ways to Add Appeal to your Adult Coloring Book

Coloring books for children have been around for ages, but Adult Coloring Books have gained mainstream popularity in recent years. As a book printer, I can personally attest to this tremendous surge in adult coloring books. At the time of…

Printing a Book? Here’s a Checklist of the Specifications your Printer will Need

Books, like all printing projects, are made-to-order. This is because each book project is unique and created for a particular purpose. Your printer refers to the unique characteristics of your book project as Specifications or “Specs”. Below is a checklist of…

Book Printing for the Trade: Book Orders are Bigger than they Seem!

Formax has been in the printing business for over 30 years. Book printing is one of Formax’s specialties and makes up a major portion of our business. However, Formax didn’t always offer book printing. In the early years, we chose…

Book Printing for the Trade: Follow this Simple Checklist to Boost Profits

Outsourcing printed books is very profitable. It is also incredibly easy. If you’re in a print-related trade, just follow this simple 3-step checklist… [  ] Step One – Let everyone (especially existing clients) know that you offer books and would…

Printing Lingo: What is YUPO® Synthetic Paper?

YUPO® is a popular brand of synthetic paper developed by the Yupo Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of synthetic paper products. Unlike traditional paper, YUPO is made from polypropylene resin instead of wood pulp. YUPO accepts ink very well and can…

Seven Things to Consider when Printing a Custom Coloring Book

Coloring Books are produced by organizations and individuals for a variety of reasons. Some plan to sell their coloring books in stores or online, others develop the books for promotional campaigns or fundraising efforts. Regardless of the intended purpose, it…

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