The Enduring Value of Printed Marketing Materials

August 16th, 2019
The Enduring Value of Printed Marketing Materials

Printed marketing materials might seem behind the times, but your customers will still appreciate something they can hold.

Printed marketing materials might seem behind the times, but your customers will still appreciate something they can hold. That’s why no matter what form they are in, you should press on with your efforts to create the best looking printed marketing materials that you can. Here is a closer look at what that means. Read the rest of this entry »

Cashing Big Checks: Is It Possible?

August 7th, 2019
Cashing Big Checks: Is It Possible?

Those big checks are a great promotional item to get your name and logo some camera time when you sponsor the prize.

One of the hallmark images of a winner, be it on a game show or at a charity golf tournament, is a big smile and an even bigger check. Those big checks are a great promotional item to get your name and logo some camera time when you sponsor the prize. And you’ve probably found yourself wondering at least once if they’re cashable. The answer is somewhat complicated. Read the rest of this entry »

Printing Out of State: The Benefits of Direct Marketing

August 2nd, 2019
Printing Out of State: The Benefits of Direct Marketing

If you’re working with an out-of-state printer, you can still easily engage in some productive direct marketing.

When you’re running a business, it sometimes feels like the to-do list is endless. This is especially true of marketing tasks, but the reality is that without marketing, you can’t build, maintain, or grow your customer base. If you’re trying to build a customer base in another state, your marketing tasks can get even more complicated. If you’re working with an out-of-state printer, you can still easily engage in some productive direct marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

How Signs and Pennant Banners Can Influence Your Customers

July 26th, 2019
How Signs and Pennant Banners can Influence Your Customers

Signs and pennant banners are a great way to spread the word about your business and make a good first impression at conventions and other networking events.

Signs and pennant banners are a great way to spread the word about your business and make an excellent first impression at conventions and other networking events. Whether you’re advertising a blowout sale or setting up a booth at your local farmer’s market, the right signage is everything for drawing in your repeat customers and reaching new ones! Banners and signs can have a sizeable impact on your marketing and revenue, so it’s a good idea to consider how signs impact your business. Here are a few critical ways that signs and pennant banners can influence your customers. Read the rest of this entry »

What Retractable Banners Can Be Used For

July 19th, 2019
What Retractable Banners Can Be Used For

Retractable banners are an important marketing tool.

Retractable banners are an important marketing tool. These signs are often referred to as “pop-up banners” or “pull-up banners” because they do just that – they retract into a case for easy travel, but can be pulled or popped out and stood up as an eye-catching sign.  If you’ve never considered this type of signage for your marketing needs, you should. Retractable banners are easy to transport, easy to use, and highly visible. Read on for some of the ways you could use retractable banners for your business. Read the rest of this entry »

Quick Facts About Perfect Binding

July 12th, 2019
Quick Facts About Perfect Binding

Today, we’ll be covering some of the many ways PUR and Perfect binding can be used for your next printing project.

Are you working on a project that will need to be bound? Whether it’s a self-published novel, a portfolio, a children’s book, a workplace catalog or more, perfect binding may be what you need to create a beautiful, durable, professional project. Perfect binding includes the use of a glue placed on the spine; often this will be an ethylene vinyl acetate, or more recently, a polyurethane reactive(PUR) adhesive. When creating a perfect bound spine, PUR is useful in many applications where other adhesives fail, making perfect binding far more accessible. Today, we’ll be covering some of the many ways PUR and Perfect binding can be used for your next printing project Read the rest of this entry »

Five Convention Materials That You Need

July 5th, 2019
Five Convention Materials That You Need

When your company is heading to a convention, it’s crucial to think about how to make yourself stand out!

When your company is heading to a convention, it’s crucial to think about how to make yourself stand out! Conferences are a great chance to meet your customers face to face and to attract more, but you’ll be faced with plenty of competition, so you need to be sure that you stick out. There are plenty of ways to prepare for a convention, but if you take advantage of these five materials, you’ll be able to make the most of your time.  Read the rest of this entry »

Need an MBE Certified Printer?

June 28th, 2019
Need an MBE Certified Printer?

When you work with an MBE certified printer, you can be confident that you’re not just investing in your printing and marketing, you’re also actively benefiting your community.

Maryland’s Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) program represents a nationally recognized standard for minority inclusion in procurement and contracting. MBE certified businesses are included in several state procurement and recruiting programs to set a standard of integration across socially- and economically disadvantaged businesses. This not only strengthens disadvantaged companies in Maryland, but it also strengthens small local businesses and the communities where they reside. MBE certified businesses stand apart from competitors and bring valuable diversity to the private sector. If you’re looking to partner with a printer, there are plenty of reasons to choose an MBE certified marketing and design professional. Here are some of the basics when it comes to working with an MBE accredited business. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Design the Best Sympathy Cards

June 21st, 2019
How to Design the Best Sympathy Cards

Sympathy cards are always a valuable product, and you never know when you might need them.

Sympathy cards are always a valuable product, and you never know when you might need them. Friends and family often send each other some sympathy cards after a tragic loss. It’s a great way to send your condolences. Here are some of the things that must be observed when it is time to design the best possible sympathy card. Read the rest of this entry »

Last Minute Ideas for Father’s Day Cards and Gifts

June 14th, 2019
Last Minute Ideas for Father’s Day Cards and Gifts

Father’s Day is here and if you still don’t have a gift, you’re likely not alone.

Father’s Day is here, and if you still don’t have a gift, you’re likely not alone. Remember that just because a gift is last minute doesn’t mean it can’t be heartfelt and impressive. There are many cool paper crafts you can make that become beautiful treasures. Read on for some last minute Father’s Day gift ideas, as well as some plans for the perfect Father’s Day card to go with them. Read the rest of this entry »