As a business to business printer located in San Diego, at Replica Printing we are always looking for ways to help our customer's businesses grow and thrive. One of the best and easiest ways we help some of our customers do that is through printing their yearly or quarterly catalogs to promote their products. One main misconception about catalogs is that they're outdated and  shouldn't be used ...
Why Do Printers Use CMYK-03

In elementary school we are taught that Red, Yellow, and Blue are the primary colors, so then why do printers use CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black)? And why do TV’s and monitors use Red, Green, and Blue? The answer is actually pretty straight forward and easily explained with a few pictures. Additive vs. Subractive The first thing to understand about colors is the difference between bein...

In the digital age we live in marketers are well trained in all forms of online advertising. Consumers are bogged down and distracted by hundreds of online advertisements weekly. Billions of dollars are invested in advertising each year, and I am here to tell you today why a bigger proportion of that should be going towards investing into direct mail. Without any further delay, here are 10 reasons...

Many people are not familiar with the basic uses and advantages of digital printing, or even what digital printing is. In a past blog post, we have covered specifically what digital printing is in great detail, but I will go over a quick recap now before I get to what digital printing can do for you. What is Digital and Offset Printing? To start off, there are two main forms of printing used...

Choosing the Right Show Making the right decision on what show to attend can make or break your trade show booth. You want to know your target audience you are looking to reach for your booth and choose a show that will be filled with those types of individuals. The more people that will be interested in your booth's category will ensure more visitors to your booth. Pre-Register for the Event A...

The technical drawing – also known as the computer aided design (CAD) – market for printing equipment took a dramatic downward turn in the 2008 economic recession. Approximately 70-80% of CAD output is used by Architects/Engineers/Construction, so the pressure upon the construction industry to become more efficient since the economic recession has never been stronger. While it has recovered somewh...

Speed Fast delivery times in monochrome and color Up to 14 pages a minute print speed, quick 30-second first page out Deliver mixed monochrome and color sets in half the time Ultra fast processor, native PDF management, HP SmartStream software Quality Fast color, excellent document quality Generate new business growth with a GIS map, Point-of-sale posters at breakthrough speed ...

At Replica Printing we provide our customers the opportunity for all components of finishing services, which includes lamination, binding, folding, and mounting. Picture this, you’ve just finished planning your print job. You know what you need printed and how much of it you need printed. You place your order with your local print company when you realize that you don’t want your finished produ...

“Proof” is the most important aspect of science, mathematics, literature, law, and just about any other field of study you can think of. Proof is also necessary to assure that what is being presented is true and correct. Scientists need to prove any theory they come up with through experimentation and research. Mathematicians construct proofs that are multiple pages long of complex formulas to pro...