You may have heard that printing is "bad for the environment" and that it "kills trees" or that printing "isn't green". All of the above are common misconceptions about print and this article will take you through why that is and what the contrary is. The first common misconception about print is that "printing paper kills trees". The primary raw material for paper is trees, which are a renewab...
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Most of us have business cards. We hand them to people and have them handed to us all the time. We use them to market ourselves and to offer people an easy way to know how to contact us at any time. They are vital in the process of creating your personal brand. One thing you may not have put much thought into is how that card was made. What is the process involved in the production of a set of bu...

Let's be realistic, not all of us are graphic designers. There are many great blog posts online about preparing your digital file for print, but after reading those, you might be asking:  What if I'm not a graphic designer? What if I don't know anything about this software? This can be very overwhelming and complicated when it really doesn't need to be. We, at Replica Printing, are here to help m...
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So your company identity is branded using the color blue. Blue is very important to you, as it should be. So imagine the frustration when you have your marketing materials delivered, only to find out that your blues are now purple! You may be seeing something like this, for example: This is what we like to refer to as having The Printing Blues. The good news is, Replica Printing Services is h...
9 Things to Include on Your Business

Business cards are all about helping people remember you. So what should you include on your business card to make yourself memorable? Business Card Essentials: 1) Your name Including your name on your business card is a personal touch that lets your recipient know who they can contact at your company, as well as help them remember your name when they decide to give you a call. 2) Business name T...
Business Card Bleed Example

What Is A Bleed? This is one of our most common questions at Replica Printing, and an easy thing to overlook when setting up your files for commercial printing. To put it simply, a “bleed” refers to the area, usually 1/8th inch on each side, beyond the final trim size, into which images are extended. A bleed’s purpose is to allow you to run artwork to the edge of a page. Why Is A Bleed Necessary? ...

Printing experiences do not always go as planned. Mistakes can be made, deadlines may not be met, or your work of art is just not what you expected. Digital technology has opened the doors to a new world of printing, and your worries will be erased when you hear what digital printers have to offer. The Pro’s of using Digital Printers: Quick turnaround = Same Day, Next Day Printing! Extended Dea...