Tag: collaboration

3 Things to Know About Anti-Deforestation Pledges

Today, many organizations are starting to examine their impact on the environment, with a common focus being how their operations affect the health of the world’s forests. As a result, a recent trend has arisen - the anti-deforestation pledge. In fact, some have classified 2014 as "The Year of the Zero Deforestation Commitment." ...

Graph Expo 2014 – Print is Alive and Wins Again

For anyone who thinks that print is dead, just take a walk through the Graph Expo trade show floor and your perception will completely change. This week, I had the opportunity to check out the new machinery and technology that the major manufacturers had to offer. While it can be quite overwhelming, it was exciting to see all of the innovation and evolution that is occurring in our industry. ...

Top Three Things a Graphic Designer Should Provide When Talking to a Printer

One comment I consistently hear from new designers concerning their first printed piece is “That turned out differently than I thought it would.” While it’s true there is much to keep in mind when designing for print, knowing how to effectively communicate to your printer is a great way to eliminate surprises, for you or your client. Here’s my checklist of things to provide to your print...

Printer Spotlight: Bill Chilton – Blue Ridge Printing

Blue Ridge Printing in Asheville, NC has been our go-to printer for Lynx promotions for several years. Just to name a few - Lynx on Tap, Lynx Rocks, Lynx Garage and the latest, Saddle Up with Lynx. Bill Chilton is a Senior Sales Representative at Blue Ridge and handles the Domtar account. Here is how he responded to our Q&A: ...