Business Cards provide contact information in a convenient, standardized North American size. Most business cards are relatively the same but the font, style, stock, and imagery set you apart and make your impression unique. They can also be used to promote specials, direct clients to a website or even invite people to your next event. . We offer a variety of cardstocks, coatings and laminations to create the best solution for your client’s image. We also offer same day service to cater to your client’s urgent requirements.
Tip: Try our Rounded Business Cards and Folded Business Cards to differentiate your company!
12pt Linen Cover
This cover stock has the texture of a semi-rough paper that emulates the look of linencloth with slightly lifted grooves to give a textured feel. You may be familiar with this type of stock from business cards or notecards as it offers a unique non-glossy look with a subtle, woven, fabric-like finish.
13pt Enviro 100% FSC
Enviro 100 is made from 100% post-consumer fiber and is FSC certified. This is commonly used when recycled paper content is a priority to the client. This stock tends to be grainer in look, feel and has less opacity as the paper has a more natural colour to it and is not bleached white like many other papers.
14pt c2s is thicker than standard business cards and adds more rigidity to your printed product but not as thick as our 16pt card stock. It has a glossy finish and steadier feel than business cards produced by copiers. This is our most common card stock used in a wide range of products such as business cards, post cards and presentations folders to state a few.
15 c1s board is a card stock that is thicker and more durable than normal writing. The c1s is an abrviation for coated one side. This type of card stock is often used for business cards and post cards that require the ability to write, stamp or imprint on them with the greatest success while still having a shiny front side for better marketing effect. It is also commonly used for cover in perfect bound books as it bonds better with glue when the covers are uncoated on the inside.
This is thicker than standard business cards and adds more rigidity to your printed product. It has a glossy finish and steadier feel than business cards produced by copiers. This is our most common card stock used in a wide range of products such as business cards, post cards and presentations folders to state a few.
Our 18pt c2s with its best-in-class surface smoothness creates a look and feel that redefines quality. Often used for high quality business cards, invites or small box packaging. A full, double coating on both sides makes images pop—both front and back— with the Matte Art it becomes one of the smoothest print surface in its category. Unlike traditional laminated cards, Matte art delivers crisper colors and sharper contrast while maintaining optimal color fidelity on press and dynamic visual appeal. A unique thicker fiber mix and finishing process gives you an extra stiff, sturdy coated cover for a finished piece you’ll love. And this love lasts as does the printed piece.
AQ is an abbreviation for Aqueous Coating. It is a semi-gloss applied to your job during the printing process, environmentally friendly, water-based coating applied to both sides of you printed product. It adds additional gloss and protection, and you are able to write on it with ballpoint pens.
UV High Gloss
UV is an abbreviation for Ultraviolet Coating. It is a high gloss clear liquid; spread over the paper like ink and then cured instantly with an ultraviolet light. It is not an ideal solution for products you will need to write on.
MatteArt + SpotGloss
Matte Art with spot gloss is a very unique, high quality and desirable option for your printed product. It is often used in higher quality business cards, invitations, pocket folders and packaging to name a few. Many people associate the texture to having a suede like feel to it. Unlike traditional matte lamination, colours are better preserved and since it is not a plastic, you don’t need to worry about cracking or peeling. The spot gloss can add a contrasting effect when the artwork is designed well to support it.
Die Cutting - Die Supplied
Yes you can supply your own die or if you have ordered this exact product before and have confirmed we still have the die onsite, you can use this selection. It will save you the cost of making the die itself. Another great reason for using Printer Gateway Inc.
Die Cutting - Die Custom
Selecting this option covers the cost of die cutting and ordering a standard die for the job. We will catalogue this die and it can be available for future orders. Once you have completed your first order, in future you can select the Die Supplied option and save on the cost of your repeat orders. Please note that custom die cutting pricing is based on standard complexity die's and there is a possibility that your die could be more expensive because of the intricacies of the die lines. Over 95% percent of the custom dies requested fall within our pricing. However if you are concerned and would like to be on the safe side, please submit a custom quote request and be sure to include a copy of the die line or artwork so that our estimating department can quote your job properly.