• To ensure speedy implementation of your artwork, please conform to the specifications below. Any artwork not supplied that needs to be created, including changes, unusable low resolution images, resetting, resizing, etc., will be charged for.
  • Sizing: Please DO NOT add bleed or crop marks unless stated. All file should be setup up on the exact page size. You may include a 1 point black outline.
  • If bleed is required, we will stipulate. DO NOT include crop marks on corners as this changes the print area.
  • PDF files: please convert all text to paths before converting to PDF. PDF files must be set up to exact sizes. Placing a small file in the centre of a page creates sizing issues.
  • Formats accepted: JPEG, EPS, TIFF. All bitmap/raster files to be saved at these resolutions:
  • 300dpi
  • 250dpi
  • 200dpi
  • 150dpi
  • Fonts to be converted to paths (and supplied) before document is saved.
  • Files to be in CMYK format, RGB may cause colour
  • Open files: Freehand, Illustrator, InDesign, Corel Draw 11.
  • Before saving files, convert fonts to paths - also supply.
  • Colour proofs must be supplied with jobs, including Pantone references to ensure colour matching etc. We will not be held responsible for any colour, font deviations whatsoever.
  • Files not accepted: BMP, QuarkXpress. Any images extracted from the internet violate copyright laws. Images and artwork in MS Word, Excel, Publisher and Powerpoint. These files are low rez resulting in poor quality prints. Images enlarged more than 50% may result in bitmapping, for which we will not be held accountable.