Helpful Info

We have compiled some useful information for Print Buyers and others to make the purchase of printing services easier, and to avoid unintended errors.

Paper Weights Compared

This Chart makes sense of the paper industry Paper Basis Weights, by showing the weight of 1000 sheets of the same size for many different grades of paper and card stocks.  Industry Paper Basis Weights are for different numbers of sheets, of different sizes, for each category of paper …. very confusing.


Spot Color or Full Color

As production methods evolve, there is less cost difference.  This article discusses other things that may affect your decision on Spot Color or Full Color.


Avoiding Color Problems, Desktop Publishing to Printing Company

It can very costly and time consuming for you when the printing company finds some problems with your desktop publishing creation.  This article may help you avoid costs and delays.