Frequently Asked Questions
What’s the minimum amount you can print?
How long will it take to print my books?
After receipt and approval of proof copy and validation of print-ready files, your order will be printed in 5-10 days (softcover perfect binding, spiral or saddle-stitch, up to 200 copies).
Contact us for production times of larger quantities and hardcover books.
Why are print runs getting smaller?
We’ve noticed a tendency among our clients to decrease the quantity of their print runs and increase the frequency at which they order. It’s a bit like a baker who instead of baking two batches per day increases to four or five batches in response to demand and to make sure the bread is always fresh. Why build up stock when you can just as easily reprint at an affordable price when you need it?
What printing technology do you use?
How do I calculate the spine width of my book?
What is your turnaround time for printing and shipping books to the United States?
Do you respect fibre direction?
What support do you offer in preparing my print-ready PDF files?
What type of glue do you use for your perfect binding?
What types of cover finish do you offer?
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