This quick and informative guide aggregates some of the best print-based data from recent studies to give you all of the facts you need about the print industry and print media.
HOW PAPER IS MADE
The paper-making process is somewhat of a mystery to most people. Thankfully, our friends over at Two Sides North America have made this awesome infographic showing how our happy helpers - the trees - go through the process of becoming the paper that we all love so much.
THE SUSTAINABILITY OF PRINT
Print is often besmirched by its reputation of being ``un-eco friendly``. However, as this infographic from Two Sides North America demonstrates, the printing industry actually does a great deal of good for the Earth. Check it out to learn the true eco power of print!
Ever want to know what happens behind the scenes when you submit your job to be printed? The process is actually more complicated than most people imagine! This flowchart gives you a high-level view of every step in the process so that you can learn more about us and our standards.
WHY GO FSC?
Bayside has been FSC certified by the Rainforest Alliance since 2008 and we are proud to continue our commitment to using paper that does just as much good for the environment as it does for our clients. Check out this data sheet to learn more about FSC certified products and what they can do for you!
We in the print industry often get the same couple of questions so we'd like to share some of the answers with you! Learn about bleed, image resolution, coated vs. uncoated paper, digital vs. offset printing, and more!
#10 CONVERTED ENVELOPE DIE
To get a full-color #10 envelope, we have to print the flat piece, then cut it down to the final size and assemble it. Lay this die over your artwork as you create it to ensure that your envelope is as perfect as possible!
9 X 12`` POCKET FOLDER DIE
Thinking about designing a pocket folder but don't know where to begin? Look no further! With this handy die, you can construct your ideal piece without worry. You can drop this die into almost any program on top of your work to guarantee the perfect fit!
THE NEUROSCIENCE OF DIRECT MAIL
We all know from our marketing numbers that you just can't beat the impact of a direct mail piece. Thanks to the good folks over at The Canada Post, we can shed a little more light on what exactly makes this tactile marketing tactic so effective.