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Category: Print Industry

2019 Print Trends: More Raised UV & Foil

Why Printers are Selling More Raised UV & Raised Foil Raised UV & Raised Foil printing saw a significant rise in popularity in 2018, and 2019 should be no different. Digital inkjet printing is spearheading industry-wide trends that are worth noting. Are you currently offering Raised UV or Raised Foil as part of your print…
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Variable Data Foil

Variable Data with Raised Foil Variable Data Foil is a great marketing tool for mail-outs, postcards, presentation products, and more. Having custom names specific to the client that is receiving printed materials is a huge advantage over generic marketing products. Consumers are more likely to pay attention to products that have their name printed on…
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Digital Raised Foil Vs. Foil Stamp + Emboss

Foil Stamping + Embossing Vs. Digital Raised Foil: The Right Fit For you   In our most recent posts, we have been focusing on the innovative technology currently involved in the print industry, however, we don’t often walk through comparisons between traditional print methods and digital print methods.  Each process is very different and achieves…
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The Competitive Edge: Raised Spot Coatings

There are many benefits to Scodix printed Raised Foil and UV Coating. We love to mention the noticeable tactile and visual effects, the efficiency of short runs, and hassle-free variable data. One thing we don’t often mention, however, is that these capabilities offer a steep competitive edge.   Raised UV and Raised Foil is new,…
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Matte Aqueous Coating

What is Matte Aqueous Coating?

MATTE AQUEOUS COATING   MATTE AQUEOUS COATING Matte aqueous coating is an in-line presentation folder coating as it is applied directly onto wet ink on an offset printing press. It provides a subtle matte finish (as opposed to gloss aqueous coating), and some protection from scuffing, while keeping color rich and vibrant on promotional products.…
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Digital Printing VS. Offset: Three Innovations You Should Know

  Three Innovations You Should Know In the last 15 years there has been a lot of talk about print maintaining relevance in the digital age. Luckily, presentation folders, business cards, advertisement posters, and other tangible promotional products haven’t lost their edge. Even more so, leaders in the presentation folder industry  have seen a convergence…
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Traditional Foil Stamping

What is it? Foil stamping is a specialty finishing (post-printing) process that highlights selected artwork typically with a metallic foil material stamped into the paper by using a metal die, combined with heat and pressure. Used for over a century, foil stamping is a traditional letterpress process that combines old-world craftsmanship with modern graphics via…
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