Print Ready PDF

Files right the first time


Files that have all the specifications necessary to produce high-resolution printed output, without requiring any additional alteration or intervention. In other words, a commercial printer can use the file “as submitted” to successfully create the desired print materials.

Print Read PDF’s

 files for any printer


  • The file is supplied as a four-color process CMYK, PMS or both and not RGB color space. 
  • The document’s page size is the finished trim size.
  • Fonts are embedded or converted to outlines so no fonts are needed.
  • Images are embedded in the file.
  • Files are supplied with .125″ bleed.
  • Any trim, score or fold marks are indicated and outside the live print area.
  • Artwork is at least .125″ from the edge of the page.
  • Black text is 100% black.
  • White text is not set to overprint.
  • Any multiple-page PDF consists of single pages running from the front cover through to the back cover, including blank pages if needed.
  • If folded, check artwork is set up correctly for these folds.