Files can be submitted to our prepress department a few different ways.
You can submit your project files via email, digital media (flash drive, SD, etc), or dropbox by request.
If sending by email, ensure the file size is not larger than 10mb. Larger files can be submitted via our FTP site.
Page makeup and illustration programs
Acrobat PDF (high resolution only)
MS Excel (1 color only)
All documents should include a minimum of 1/8" bleed. Lines should be no less than 0.3 PT
Must be press ready. Imaged 300dpi and linear 800 or higher.
All fonts should be embedded.
4 color enriched blacks
Any black areas larger than .5" x .5" should be made 4 color (40% cyan, 30% magenta, 30% yellow, 100% black)
Any art placed on a document should be saved in a high resolution format
Avoid JPEG, PICT, CT, etc
When saving in EPS format please avoid saving with JPEG encoding
Black and white art should be saved as grayscale, and line art should be saved as BITMAPPED
Supporting art should be included.
This includes art placed inside another program such as Adobe illustrator.
Photos should be 300 DPI
Line art/vector imaged should be at least 800 DPI
Please specify spot or all over.
Submit all fonts (both screen and printer fonts) used in the document.