General File Preparation Guidelines


  • Download our guides to ensure a more optimal print result.
  • Be sure to DELETE any hidden layers that are not intended to print (ie: setup guide layers or other hidden artwork layers) to ensure no risk of them appearing on the final print.
  • Each job (including multiple paged projects) must be submitted as a single PDF file. Ensure that all pages are the same size.
  • Files must be submitted with proper orientation to ensure proper back up.
  • It is best to try to avoid using borders in your design. If a border is too close to the trim, the trim may be slightly off-center.
  • File must consist of 1/8" bleed and all important art and text must be within the safety margin.
  • Ensure that your PDF is high res and that all images are CMYK at 300 DPI.Black type should have the following values: C0, M0, Y0, K100.
  • Embed or outline all fonts.
  • For best colour results, supply a CMYK only files.
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