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Printing Lingo: What is a Print-Ready file?

Print-Ready is a term used to describe a file that has all the specifications necessary to produce high-resolution printed output, without requiring any additional alteration or intervention. In other words, a commercial printer can use the file “as submitted” to successfully…

Printing Lingo: What are Crop Marks?

In printing, Crop Marks are thin lines placed at the corners of an image, page or artwork layout to indicate where the paper should be trimmed after printing. Because Crop Marks designate trim lines, they are sometimes referred to as…

Print Fulfillment: Outsource Your Overhead, Risk and Aggravation

  What is Print Fulfillment? Print Fulfillment, also known as Literature Fulfillment, is an important business function for many organizations. The print fulfillment process varies from company to company, but it generally involves the warehousing of printed items, a method…

Laminated Printing: Don’t Overlook the Importance of Rounded Corners

The clear plastic film used to laminate printing is available in a variety of thicknesses. The thicker the laminate used, the more rigid the finished piece becomes. And as the piece becomes more rigid, a sharp 90-degree corner is more…

Laminated Printing: Sealed Edge or Flush Cut?

Print materials are laminated to increase longevity. In most cases, lamination is applied to printing that will be subject to stains, smudges, moisture, oil, grime, wrinkles, tears or anything else that might shorten its life. The lamination applied to printing…

Buy Custom-Printed Binder Sets Pre-Assembled to Save Time and Money!

Many companies use some form of ringed binders with custom-printed content. Ringed binders are extremely popular because content can be added or removed very easily. Tabbed dividers are also a popular feature because they allow the user to quickly locate…

Printing Lingo: What is a PDF file?

PDF stands for Portable Document Format. It is a file format developed by Adobe Systems in 1993 to standardize and simplify the sharing of electronic documents. Prior to the PDF, document files could only be exchanged between computers that used…

Small Booklet Printing: An Overview of Pocket-Sized Booklets

Pocket-size booklets provide a convenient way to share useful information. The compact format of pocket-sized booklets makes them ideal for instructional handbooks, reference manuals, travel guides, short stories, scripture or any other printed information people like to keep handy. Compact,…

Promotional Printing: Custom-Printed Bookmarks are Simple, Yet Effective

A custom-printed bookmark is one of the most simple and economical ways to share a promotional message. A bookmark is a very useful item and is appreciated by casual readers as well as hardcore bookworms. Your name and message will…

Printing Lingo: What does Drilling mean?

In printing, the term “Drilling” refers to the process of creating round holes in paper using a rotating bit. Manual Punching vs Automated Drilling Unlike a manual punch, which presses holes through one or a few sheets of paper, the…

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Does an Outstanding Job

Formax Printing does an outstanding job printing anything and everything we send them. But the biggest reason I go to them time and again is the customer service. Our...

- Cynthia P, Primary & Secondary Education

We Consider Formax a Partner

We consider Formax a partner in every sense of the word. The staff is a pleasure to work with, and their attention to detail is greatly appreciated! Whether a large order...

- Becky R, Charitable Organization

They Exceed My Expectations

Formax knows everything about printing so I don’t have to. I have been working with them since 2000. As the Marketing Coordinator of a small company, I wear many...

- Cheryl M, Industrial Heating Equipment

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