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5 Advantages of Digital Printing

Do you have a large print job that you need to hire out? Have you considered digital printing? There are so many advantages to digital printing, but some are more technical than others.  Let’s narrow it down to 5 advantages of digital printing.  Leave it to the experts to deal with the technical aspects. What [...]

5 Advantages of Digital Printing2019-12-23T13:32:28-06:00

Digital Printing Versus Offset Printing

Offset Printing Offset printing is a method of printing where metal plates transfer ink onto a rubber piece which is known as a blanket. The blanket then rolls the ink onto the paper. One benefit to offset printing is that the colors are more precise since Pantone ink is used. Pantone ink also allows for [...]

Digital Printing Versus Offset Printing2019-12-23T13:32:28-06:00

Which Commercial Printing Option is Best for Your Business

If you own a business and you've been thinking about running some print advertising but are hearing a lot of people in the advertising world saying that print advertising is dead, here is the one question to ask yourself - do major successful publicly traded companies still advertise in print? The answer is a resounding, [...]

Which Commercial Printing Option is Best for Your Business2018-07-31T19:33:46-05:00

Creating a PDF using PageMaker 7

Creating a PDF using PageMaker7 can be a little tricky, but if you follow these five steps, in order, you'll be making beautiful PDFs using PageMaker7 in no time. Step 1: Click the File menu and select Print. Choose Adobe PDF as your printer and in the PPD drop-down select Acrobat Distiller. (NOTE—the PPD menu [...]

Creating a PDF using PageMaker 72019-12-23T13:32:29-06:00

How to Prepare Your Publication for Commercial Printing

Most of the time when you need to print something you can use your printer at home, or if you don't have a printer at home, you can print at a place like Staples. For extra particular jobs such as large volume (anything over a hundred copies), specialty paper, binding or trimming, you'll want to [...]

How to Prepare Your Publication for Commercial Printing2019-12-23T13:32:29-06:00

Why Paper Quality and Thickness Matters

As a magazine printing company, CPC Printing and Promotions understands that paper quality and thickness matters. Even though it may feel like no one uses paper anymore as we live in a world that seems to be becoming more digital by the minute. Despite this, there are still many times when using paper is necessary. [...]

Why Paper Quality and Thickness Matters2017-12-11T11:45:35-06:00

Difference Between Perfect Bound & Saddle Stitch

What is the Difference Between Perfect Bound and Saddle Stitch and Which is Better for my Publication? Both perfect bound and saddle stitch is commonly used in commercial printing. These binding methods each have their own merits. Learn about the different types of commercial printing to decide which method will be best for your project. [...]

Difference Between Perfect Bound & Saddle Stitch2019-12-23T13:32:29-06:00

Choosing a Commercial Printing Company

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Commercial Printing Company Commercial printing jobs are a part of every business. Ensuring that your brand is distinguished and stands out among your competitors is essential. Selecting a Commercial Printing Company 1. When it comes to commercial printing, the most important thing to consider is the quality of [...]

Choosing a Commercial Printing Company2019-12-23T13:32:29-06:00

Print Coating Types & Which is Best for Your Job?

The right coating can make or break your print project, and each project may need something different. CPC Printing and Promotions wants to make sure that your piece turns out the best possible. Whether you want protection against moisture, dirt, overall wear-and-tear or if you want to enhance your work aesthetically, the coating you choose [...]

Print Coating Types & Which is Best for Your Job?2019-12-23T13:32:30-06:00