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Tips for Paper Selection

Choosing the right paper for a printing job can be a daunting task. It doesn’t have to be though. When selecting the best paper type for a particular job, you’re often faced with an overwhelming number of options. Asking your printer for “white” is like asking your waiter for “food” — you’ll have to be […]

Lamination Finish at Super Printers

New Lamination Finish Available

Glossy Lamination finish and Silk Lamination finish are a great way to add that extra “wow” effect to your business cards. But maybe you are looking for a textured lamination finish. Maybe you want more of a weathered leather look, or maybe you want a smooth but linen texture. Maybe you want a glossy embossed […]

Brochures and flyers at Super Printers

The difference between flyers and brochures.

Both flyers and brochures are commonly used in print marketing; however, the terms are not interchangeable. Although people tend to mix the two terms a lot, brochures and flyers have different layouts and purposes. How do you decide if a flyer or a brochure is right for your business? Flyer   Flyers are produced cheaply, […]

printing file formats and printing checklist

File Preperation

Printing File Formats We Like Are Saved As…. Acrobat (pdf) when saving to pdf, it’s suggested to still create outlines for all your fonts before saving or exporting. Please ensure all of your settings are correct for print-ready files including image mode and resolution, and bleeds are visible in the pdf file with crops indicating the […]

carbon footprint

How to choose environmentally friendly stocks for printing

In 2014, going green is not only common sense, it’s good business sense. In fact, most Canadians care about the environment and are looking for ways to contribute to protecting the planet and ecosystem. These people generally try to purchase from companies whose values reflect their own. An increasing number of consumers include being green […]

Coming Soon to Super Printers…

Foil Stamping – Add the Premium look without the premium price Super Printers is excited to announce that we will be offering short run foil stamping and spot uv products. Our team has received special training to use the new equipment and can’t wait to start production! The Matrix 370 is a hot laminator that can […]

printing file formats and printing checklist

A Quick Printing Checklist

Want to check if your files are okay for printing? No worries!  We’ve made a quick checklist for you. For a full checklist, we’ve created a guide. Quick Printing Checklist Fonts: are included and/or outlined. This means nothing should be moveable. Type: is legible and crisp. Nothing should be smaller than 6 pt if you want […]