Kitting Doesn’t Have to Be a Grinch

Kitting Doesn’t Have to Be a Grinch

It was a quarter past dawn, All the Whos, still a-bed, All the Whos, still a-snooze, When he packed up his sled. Packed it up with their presents. The ribbons! The wrappings! The tags! And the tinsel! The trimmings! The trappings! Three thousand feet up! Up the side of Mt. Crumpit, He rode with his… Read more »

Why Digital May Not Truly Be Helping You Go Green

Why Digital May Not Truly Be Helping You Go Green

We’ve all seen it: those memos around offices; that small, italicized note below an email signature; the casual mention from a coworker – all reminding those in their midst how keeping business paperless is the “green” thing to do. While these are often well-meaning efforts to make an eco-friendly impact, we’re here to set the… Read more »

Four Reasons to Fall in Love With Print

Four Reasons to Fall in Love With Print

Mmm…fall. It’s that incomparable change in the temperate season marked by colorful leaves, comfy clothes, crisp air, and richly printed paper. (Shhh, just go with it…) Fall isn’t just a time for women in yoga pants holding pumpkin spice lattes to tell you their favorite things about the season – those of us in the print… Read more »

New Hire News: Meet Mary Lindfors, Offset Print Project Manager

New Hire News: Meet Mary Lindfors, Offset Print Project Manager

The dog days of summer are in full swing here at Delzer, with our office and shop running at a steady hum and print jobs flying hot off the press to their final destinations. To keep up with demand and prepare for our upcoming active fall and winter season, we’ve added another member to our… Read more »

Common Mailpiece Dimensions

Common Mailpiece Dimensions

The Print-Centric Designer Designers who specialize in traditional, tangible marketing materials have numerous details to consider when setting up their artwork for print distribution – but for the sake of keeping your attention, we’re only going to focus on two that specifically relate to this post. That’s right, just slowly move your mouse away from… Read more »

Mail Classifications Made Simple

Mail Classifications Made Simple

Here’s a scenario: You’re planning a campaign for an upcoming event. You want to hit as many people with your message as possible, for the best price, within a realistic timeframe. You intend to use a number of different print pieces like postcards, invitations, and maybe even a custom, die-cut and folded piece to really… Read more »

Digitally Driven: New Equipment Announcement

Digitally Driven: New Equipment Announcement

New to Delzer’s digital press floor joins not one, but two new Konica Minolta AccurioPress C6100 digital color presses. They replace our single KM C7000 digital press, bringing you quicker turnaround time, brilliant color, and value-added features.   Konica Minolta AccurioPress C6100 Features Secure Speed and Capacity Hide your personal desktop printer’s eyes – the Konica Minolta… Read more »

Printing Terms That Go Toe-to-Toe

Printing Terms That Go Toe-to-Toe

Print is by no means a young invention; it’s been around wayyy longer than your mother-in-law. When working with a printer, it’s helpful to understand the terms that adhere specifically to the printing process as a well-informed customer. But while print itself is a deeply-rooted advancement in society, it continues to have tricky terms that still… Read more »

How to Set Up White Ink Using a Spot Color

How to Set Up White Ink Using a Spot Color

Wide format print makes an impression. When it comes to materials, dimensions, and techniques, this digital sub-department has a skill set all its own. One of those skills is printing in white ink – something no other printing department here can do. Where is White Ink Useful? Our Fuji Acuity Advanced flatbed printing press print… Read more »

Why Working with a Printer Is like Baseball

Why Working with a Printer Is like Baseball

Baseball fans have officially ventured out of hibernation, feeling irrationally optimistic about the unpredictable Wisconsin spring weather and eager to catch some time away from the office with a beer and brat in hand at Miller Park. While working with a printer doesn’t give that full-to-your-heart’s-content feeling in your stomach the way that a Johnsonville Stadium… Read more »