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Readers spreads show consecutive pages in two page spreads.
They are in the correct order for someone to read the document.


Printer spreads are not in consecutive page order, they are in proper order so that
when the document is printed, trimmed, assembled all the pages appear consecutively.

 

Helpful Hints for Printers Spreads: 

 • Odd page numbers are always on the right. 

• The Page Count Rule on a Printer Spread: The page numbers when added together should equal 1 number more than the total page count. 

For example for an 8 page book printers spreads are 8 & 1 = 9, 2 & 7 =9, 3 & 6 = 9, 4 & 5 = 9

 

Spreads in Estimating: So in a Magazine that is Saddle Stitched a Spread is always 4 pages. So when a customer says:

"I need a 4 spread for the inside of this booklet plus the cover" this means the Booklet has 4 x 4 = 16 pages inside plus cover (4 pages) = 20 pages total.

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Posted in Printing Tech By Andrea Vallejos

It is not unusual that someone, who may not be familiar with printing or marketing, expect that the total price of a printing project adjust congruently to the adjustment of quantity. As an example, the thought would be that if you have  a particular total price and quantity, cutting the product quantity in half reduces the price in half.

Unfortunately, that is simply not the case. In the world of printing, there’s really no such thing as half the cost for half the product. The pricing per unit always go up as the quantity goes down, and vice versa. This is due to the fact that there is always a setup cost built into the pricing that people often forget about. Every run has a setup cost that may include the actual setup of the printer, overhead items such as leases and utilities, payrolls costs , etc (in other words, the expenses that keep the lights on). Because of this, the setup cost rarely changes until the printer’s internal business environment changes.

To help understand how the same setup charge within every print job effects pricing, here is an example with rounded numbers:
Setup cost: $300
Cost per unit: $1
Quantity 1000 total cost: $1300 ($300 setup + $1000)
$1300 divided by 1000 equals $1.30 per unit
Quantity 500 total cost: $800 ($300 setup + $500)
$800 divided by 500 equals $1.60 per unit

You can see above that this is definitely not half the price with half the amount of product.

Setup costs are always built into the pricing. In other words, you very rarely see setup charges as a separate line item on an estimate. This is because clients would naturally want to negotiate that pricing, but that’s not necessarily a charge not can be negotiated due to business limitations.

Posted in Printing Tech By Angela Pabon

PRINTING SERVICES FOR SMEs

14-09-19 1:24 PM

 

PRINTING SERVICES FOR SMEs

 

Apdprinting_printing-servicesStartup is the most incredible and amazing adventure in the business universe. Destiny has always reserved a special place to those entrepreneurs that with hard work have decided to have success in their new business experience. Our cutting-edge printing company allow our clients to have the best quality materials and prices for their wholesale books - wholesale products catalogues - wholesale annual reports - trade presentation folders - trade Brochures and trade booklets. We make sure that each of these marketing pieces will respect their budget and needs to make their businesses look like experienced and professional experts in their field.

 

We have decided to treat our clients like persons, not like a numbers. People forget where they come from, but that’s not the case with us. We know how important it is for a small business to get the right advice, especially when talking about marketing and sales. One of our more important goals is to help those small and medium businesses that desire success, to let them grow and build their own destiny with our printing services.

Our team of professionals have extensive background in design and production on different industries, we understand what it takes to build successful wholesale books and how to use different designs for good looking wholesale products catalogues.

Trade brochures need special care with the material; and we know what is the best graphic design to create the best wholesale annual reports . We are experts in trade presentation folders, trade brochures and we can help you with your trade booklet projects as well.

In APD Printing helping others is not a matter of charity, it is the way we give back to the universe, what it takes to build a successful destiny on this changing and competitive new world of business.

Posted in PRINTING SERVICES FOR SMEs By 7a3bf945@opayq.com