How to Anticipate Production Problems: The Tests

When the preliminary preparation phase with regards to design, contents, file etc. is completed, production can finally start. Everything seems to be going well, but suddenly you realize that something is not actually working as you thought it would. This can be a huge problem both in terms of costs and deadlines. You would indeed …

The Key to A Successful Printing Production

When a new project is born and a new publication is produced, it unfortunately often happens that the printer is involved only at the end of the process, precisely at the time of the production itself (and not before). While this could do the trick – or at least cause less problems – for publications in …

How to Choose Your Offset Printer?

The printer’s job is fascinating but extremely complicated. Many processes need to be implemented, each of which has consequences on the previous ones. In short, make one mistake and you’ll need to start all over again! We realized, however, that people often lack understanding of what a printer does and therefore, the choice of the …

Designer And Printer: A True Team Effort

Unlike people who are not in this trade, you know very well that producing a book implies intensive work. There are many professional figures involved in production; some (the designers, for example) are involved throughout the process, while others have an important but temporary role, like the editors. From our perspective as a printer, the …

How Important Is Time For The Production Of A Book?

Nowadays, the time needed for the production of books and editorial publications has been greatly shortened. If we go back to only 20 years ago, things were totally different. How did that happen, exactly? For two main reasons: Super-fast communication thanks to the internet New technologies in prepress, CTP and printing Let’s have a look …