100lb Gloss Text
This is the most common stock for flyers, brochures, posters, magazines and gives a professional quality thickness to the paper stock. It is commonly folded, but it is often recommended to add the option of scoring to reduce cracking on the folds. Most people don’t score the brochures, but depending on your client’s preference of cost verses quality is may be the best option. The paper is a nice balance between thickness and maintaining the ability to fold easily.
80lb Gloss Text
This is less commonly stock for flyers, brochures, posters, magazines and gives a professional quality thickness to the paper stock. It is thinner than 100lb c2s text, but folds easier and tends to not require scoring. This is more common in thicker magazines as it weights less for postage and is not thin enough to bleed through the other side. It also is ideal for folded brochure if cracking is a concern with your clients. It is not what most people order, so turn around times might be on the later edge of our suggested timelines for production.
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
16pt c2s 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 sta
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 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.
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.