Resolution – Why your website logo will look horrible in print and how to fix it

So you have a good website and a Facebook page promoting your business, and then you realise that you need some business cards and letterhead with your logo. You make...

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Do you still need Business Stationery in the internet age?

This month we are talking about how business stationery can be a really useful marketing tool for any business. I can already hear about half of you saying ‘What is...

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6 common questions about wide format printing

When you go to a on demand print centre like Copy Express, you will often see Wide Format printing being promoted. Wide Format refers to any printing that is larger...

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Is your office a tool for your marketing?

This is another in our ‘odd questions that have interesting answers’ articles. In this case it’s asking if you have thought about using your office, reception, and other semi-public spaces...

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Upscale your printing with finishing

Finishing, a fancy term we printers use to describe the bits of work that go on after printing something to ‘finish’ the job. It’s all the nifty little things that...

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Finding and creating models for 3D printing

3D is a great technology for rapid prototyping and creating personalised items. All you need is a model file and Copy Express can do the rest. The question is where...

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Gift Vouchers – Sales you get pre-paid for

Gift vouchers are one of the many useful tools a business has to promote themselves to new customer and retain existing ones. They are low cost to produce and sell...

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Design Tips: Questions to ask your designer

Sooner or later a business grows to a point where they need a professional designer to create everything from flyers to product logos. You pay a lot of money for...

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Does your business experience cycles?

Every business has cycles or seasons where demands for goods and services change over the year. In fact many businesses have different cycles of different lengths and even have several...

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Technical Talk: The Truth about Borderless Printing

Something that comes up on a regular basis is the question of printing to the edges of a page. People are so use to seeing photos, flyers, magazines and other...

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Does printing have a future in marketing?

Looking back over the last seven years I’ve working here at Copy Express, it’s hard not to see the massive changes in the both the marketing and printing landscape. The...

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Tips on how to prevent your marketing from derailing

Changes in staffing can have a surprising number of knock on effects on how your business, not just because you have to replace them and train up someone new. There...

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The different types of colours

You may or may not have wondered how printers make all the colours that you can see when they may only use 4 or so colours to do it. You...

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Tips to simplify designing for both screen and print

It’s been a growing trend these days that designers are only creating for (or only being trained how to design for) electronic media, such as websites and emails. The problem...

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Simplify your marketing with standardization

When you think about it, the fact that companies like The Warehouse and Pack-n-Save can have multi page mailers in your mailbox week after week, all to the same high...

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