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Business Cards, the New Now!

To say business cards have come a long way is a complete understatement. Gone are the days when a lawyer or accountant only used white or cream colored card stock with raised (Thermography) black ink. A modern attorney or CPA now have professional but graphic and often colorful logos and brand identity. And to have someone hand you a metal engraved or triple thick layer business card is not only common, but all the rage. Special shinny or matte coatings, soft touch laminates, embossed or raised images, gold, silver or even rainbow color foil stamp are now an everyday option. One of the newest options is the multi loft, or sandwich business cards. It is just what it sounds like, where you may "sandwich" different colored cards stocks together to create a double or triple thick business card with different or complimentary colored cover stocks bonded together. Similar in look to the new painted edge cards (also a hot new trend in business cards), multi-loft business cards are impressive to the touch and allow for many color options. You can even mix and match a multi-loft business card with foil stamping and silk laminate for the ultimate in designer business cards. Think all business cards are the standard size? Think again. Today, square, round and even custom die cut business cards are taking the place of the standard 3.5" wide by 2" tall traditional sized business cards. At AlphaGraphics on Camelback, we produce about 150 orders of business cards per week, so we know our stuff. Keeping up with the Jones' is not as hard, or as expensive as you may think. Need a new look? Not a problem. With four full time degreed graphic designers on staff, we can take your old image and for a reasonable hourly rate, have one of our talented designers move your image into the new now. For our corporate and non-profit customers, we offer a custom private branded websites just for your firm that will allow your management team or supervisors to easily and quickly login in and order business cards (or other printed marketing materials) for you new hires in a jiffy. We understand the importance of keeping brand standards in place while minimizing the time and expense of printed materials. If you need an approval process built in, not a problem. We can easily add the extra approval process for your website so that orders that should not be placed are caught before they are printed. The added approval process also assures that titles and consistency is followed for regulated industries like investment and health companies.

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  • What materials are commonly used for labels and stickers?

    Labels and stickers can be made from various materials such as paper, vinyl, polyester, and polypropylene. The choice of material depends on factors like durability, application surface, and desired aesthetic.

  • Can I customize the shape and size of my labels or stickers?

    Yes, AlphaGraphics offers customizable options for shapes and sizes to suit your specific needs. Whether you need standard shapes like circles and squares or custom shapes tailored to your brand, we can accommodate your requirements.

  • Are decals suitable for outdoor use?

    Yes, decals are designed to withstand outdoor conditions and can be applied to vehicles, windows, walls, and other outdoor surfaces. Our weather-resistant materials ensure longevity and durability even in harsh environments.

  • What printing techniques are used for labels and stickers?

    AlphaGraphics employs various printing techniques such as digital printing, offset printing, and screen printing, depending on the project requirements. Each method offers unique benefits in terms of quality, color accuracy, and cost-effectiveness.

  • Can you print variable data on labels and stickers?

    Yes, we offer variable data printing services, allowing you to personalize each label or sticker with unique information such as serial numbers, barcodes, QR codes, or names. This is particularly useful for product labeling, promotions, or event badges.

  • Do you provide design assistance for labels and stickers?

    Absolutely! Our team of experienced designers can help you create eye-catching designs for your labels and stickers. Whether you have existing artwork or need assistance with concept development, we'll work with you to achieve the desired look.

  • Are your labels and stickers easy to apply?

    Yes, our labels and stickers are designed for easy application. Depending on the type of adhesive and surface, they can be applied manually or with the help of application tools. We also provide instructions and guidance to ensure smooth application.

  • Can I order labels and stickers in bulk quantities?

    Yes, we can accommodate orders of all sizes, from small quantities to large-scale production runs. Our flexible printing capabilities allow us to meet your volume requirements while maintaining quality and consistency.

  • Are your labels and stickers eco-friendly?

    AlphaGraphics is committed to sustainability, and we offer eco-friendly options for labels and stickers. This includes using recycled materials, water-based inks, and environmentally friendly adhesives whenever possible.

  • What industries commonly use labels, stickers, and decals?

    Labels, stickers, and decals are used across various industries for a wide range of applications. Common sectors include retail, food and beverage, manufacturing, healthcare, automotive, education, and hospitality. They serve purposes such as branding, product labeling, packaging, safety signage, and promotional marketing.