Print Statistics: From the Pile

Print Statistics: From the Pile

I admitted it, I am a hoarder.  A hoarder of massive piles of industry magazines and printed blog posts.  It’s time I put them to use.   Here is a compilation of my favorite statistics from the pile! First up from SmallBizTrends.  9 of 10 consumers agree there will...
What is Rich Black and when should I use it?

What is Rich Black and when should I use it?

What is Rich Black and when should I use it? We produce print using the CMYK or 4 color process model.  As each color in the process (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black)  is laid down over the previous color it creates the images and colors you see in your design. Today...
DESIGN.  I am new at this.

DESIGN. I am new at this.

Fun fact:  I started teaching myself how to use InDesign about a year ago.  I have always considered myself a creative person and feel like after years of working with Designers and print, I have a good eye for good design, but I couldn’t design anything myself!...
Wait, there is more than one color of black?

Wait, there is more than one color of black?

Why are there so many different colors of black and when should I use them?  Most commonly in printing and design you will see Black, Rich Black and Registration Black.  Let’s break down these 3 colors and when to use them. Black. This is 100% Black with no other...

Latest Equipment Addition!

Introducing our latest addition, the Xerox Versant 180 Digital Press with Performance Package.  It was time for an upgrade in our digital area and this machine delivers! Faster production speed, Ultra HD resolution, Extra Long Sheet Capabilities, Full Color Envelopes...

Printing Impression Press Release

Julin Printing featured in the August Printing Impression Magazine!         Monticello, IA—Julin Printing Co. recently installed a G&K–Vijuk FA36 Folder to primarily support Julin Printing’s insert and leaflet business. “The folder was...

Paper Weight Conversion Chart

Compare weights of text, covers, bonds and other types of paper by consulting the chart below.  Contact your Julin Printing Representative if you have any questions! Click here for the PDF version....
Back to Basics.  What is CMYK?

Back to Basics. What is CMYK?

Most people don’t know that almost the entire spectrum of colors can be recreated using just 4 colors.  If you don’t have experience with graphics, CMYK or 4 color process can be confusing!  Why?  Because you want to print all of the colors, not just 4!...