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NEW facility in New Jersey – NextDayFlyers is now printing Coast-to-Coast!

January 17, 2012

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Calling all East Coast business professionals, resellers, brokers, and designers! Our new facility in Saddle Brook, New Jersey is up-and-running and ready to provide customers with reduced shipping and will call pick-up orders. NextDayFlyers has always been the print choice for demanding professionals who need offset quality print products delivered to them in a hurry. [...]

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Art of Design #36: Hotel Letterheads From the Past

September 27, 2011

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Letterhead is one of those ubiquitous components of businesses around the world. They go hand-in-hand with business cards to help a company communicate with the outside world: its customers, vendors and suppliers, even competitors.

The letterhead is where you’ll find the essential information of a company such as the name, address, phone and most likely a logo – maybe even a motto or some intelligent line of copy that helps position the firm in the mind of the reader.

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Art of Design #35: The Los Angeles Printers Fair

September 20, 2011

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The Third Annual Los Angeles Printers Fair will be held at the International Printing Museum in Carson, California. Vendors from every corner of the country will exhibit their wares along with local vendors and artists. Admission is a mere $5.

The LA Printers Fair is the premier place to discover all that is available for book artists, letterpress printers, and others.

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Letterpress Printing In Southern California: Opportunities to Get Involved

September 2, 2011

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Many designers are getting caught up in the resurgence of this form of printing. Often, the style of letterpress is adopted by digital designers and reproduced via state of the art lithography for a mass audience. For those who are enthusiasts and for those who simply wish to gain an introductory knowledge of this art form, we announce these upcoming opportunities to learn and grow.

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Celebrating Linotype: 125 Years Since Its Debut

August 19, 2011

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Linotype machines were rendered obsolete in the 1970s – replaced by newer technologies — but they have never been completely forgotten.

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The Paper Chase: Choosing the Paper with the Best Environmental Profile

August 19, 2011

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Many purchasing agents who buy paper have adopted guidelines for paper selection which include evaluating the ecological impact and social responsibility of their paper suppliers.

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A Featured Event: 10th Annual Wayzgoose & Steamroller Smackdown

August 11, 2011

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You’re invited to the 10th annual festival of all things letterpress. While a decade of Wayzgoose fun is definitely something worth celebrating, so is the School of Visual Concepts’ 40th birthday. Since 1971, SVC has been helping people learn the art and craft of design, copywriting, and for the last ten years, letterpress printing. So come join in and have a grand old time that’s been 40 years in the making. This is a free and family-friendly event.

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The Business Card: Impress GDP

December 10, 2010

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We had the privilege and opportunity to interview Victor Mera from Impress GDP for our new blog feature, The Business Card. Impress GDP has been a customer of ours for over seven years, and we’ve both learned from each other throughout the years. We truly value our relationship and are very excited to kick off [...]

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Top 4 Common Mistakes for Print Files

August 6, 2010

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As a graphic designer, I am always trying to find the balance between my creativity and the strict guidelines that Print Service Providers (PSPs) require. Basically, I do not want to spend a lot of time on creating the perfect printed piece for my client, and then have to compromise the design so that it [...]

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5 Very Important Print Design Tips

June 2, 2010

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1. Don’t Forget Bleeds When designs are printed they are usually printed on large sheets and then cut. The problem is, cutting is never exact so the edges of your design can end up with errors if the color and images are too close or don’t (bleed) over the edge.

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Integrating Email and Social Media

January 8, 2010

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2010: The Year of the Tiger or the Year of the TweeMail? According to a recent Marketing Trends Survey, emails and social media are “the two top areas of marketing investment in 2010.”1 More than 1000 businesses worldwide claim a “positive economic outlook”2 and half said they are expecting their customers to spend more this [...]

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Folding Options for your Brochure

May 21, 2009

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Folding Options for your Brochure

When you start to design a printed publication, it is always important to have in mind what the final product will look like in your customer’s hands. An essential element of that design is the folding or finishing. What are the factors that one must consider when preparing a printed product that will need to [...]

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Die-Cut Postcards: A Quick way to Double your Bang for Buck

April 16, 2009

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“…Comedian Steven Wright tells a joke about a friend who sent him a postcard. On the picture side, there was a beautiful shot of the planet earth as seen from outer space. On the address side was the message, ‘Wish you were here.’

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Next Day Flyers is Now Better – Thanks to You!

March 19, 2009

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Whether you use the Next Day Flyers site on a regular basis or just discovered us, we’ve made some changes, based on feedback from you, that will make your experience easier, faster and we hope more fun! So, here’s the lowdown.

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Paper Choices Made Easy

February 26, 2009

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100 lb Bookweight Paper vs. 14 pt. Cardstock – What’s the difference, really? We live in a high speed multi-tasking, multi-choice society. While the array of choices you are faced with on a trip to the local coffee shop can be daunting – whip – no whip – heavy foam – light foam – or [...]

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