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What Kind of Paper Is Used for Flyers?

Choosing the right type of paper for your direct mail or flyer printing project will be critical to its success. Beyond the messaging, the paper itself engages human tactile senses and can be the difference between your piece getting noticed or tossed in the trash. The type of paper you select for your printing depends on your…
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Printing Folded Paper – Print Formats

Print Folding Techniques Print folding techniques allow you to create a variety of documents that go beyond a simple piece of paper. Folding adds a third dimension to your print material, making them more engaging and interesting to your customers. At Dollco, we offer an extensive assortment of print folding techniques, and will explain how…
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How to Print a Booklet, Professionally

Anyone can create a booklet using Microsoft Word or any similar word processor. You don’t need expensive software to make a small book for training, or an event, or for a personal project. If you are using Word, consider formatting your document using the page settings for booklets that comes with the program. The Book…
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The Future of Printing-Transforming the Magazine Publishing Industry

Summary of Transforming the Magazine Publishing Industry This article provides a comprehensive analysis of web printing’s role in the magazine publishing industry. From exploring its history to examining current practices, challenges, and innovations, we navigate the complex landscape of web printing.  Highlighting industry-leading case studies and future trends, the article offers actionable insights for publishers…
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Dollco Prints Veseys Seeds Catalogue

A successful business partnership is like a well-managed garden. The relationship requires care, patience, nurturing and growth. Dollco Print Solutions Group and Veseys Seeds, the largest mail order gardening business in Canada, have this strong bond, and every year they work together to create two of our nation’s most popular seed catalogues. Veseys Seeds Fall…
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The Power of Print in a Digital Age

An Exclusive Interview with Pierre McCann, President and General Manager of Dollco Print Solutions. In an era increasingly dominated by digital content and rapid technological advancement, it’s easy to forget the enduring power and influence of traditional print media. Yet, despite the rise of online platforms and digital marketing, the print industry continues to hold…
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Case Study: Navigating Print Cost Hikes with Hamilton Magazine

The publishing industry is often seen as a challenging space, with varying factors to consider for ensuring success. One such successful journey has been that of Hamilton Magazine, who sought the assistance of Dollco to further enhance their business potential and solidify their presence in the industry. Background Hamilton Magazine, a popular regional publication, is…
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What Is Pre-flighting in Print?

In printing, the preflight is the process of confirming your digital files are all present, valid, correctly formatted, and of the desired type. The term ‘preflighting’ was first used in a presentation at the 1990 Color Connections conference by consultant Chuck Weger, and Professor Ron Bertolina. These two print technicians pioneered solutions to preflighting in…
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What Is Print Proofing?

You want the perfect printed product for your customers. One small error or oversight can ruin the impact your piece is meant to have. That’s where print proofing comes in. At Dollco, we make sure that your print jobs come out exactly how they were meant to be. Our print proofing process will never let…
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10 Historical Facts About Print Binding

Did you know that the first magazine was created in Germany in 1663? Did you know that before Europeans used paper, the Romans wrote on wax tablets that were bound together with twine? Today, printed material is common in everyday life, and it is easy to take it for granted. However, looking into the history of…
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