Important Information Before Submitting a request
Supplying Camera Ready Artwork (Ready to Print)
When supplying artwork to ICC Compliance Center, please ensure all fonts and pictures used in your artwork is supplied to us in a separate folder and compress the document using Stuffit or WinZip before uploading or emailing.
Please supply a screen shot or a PDF. This is for our reference to make sure that nothing is missing or moved on the artwork when supplying PDF files - We request that all artwork is supplied as high resolution 300dpi. Select these options for commercial print best results.
- Choose High Resolution (300dpi)
- Compression settings (auto compression set on high)
- Embed all fonts/images when possible or supply in a zip folder.
Colour needs to be set as CMYK not RGB
InDesign - under "file" menu select "package"
Illustrator - Include all embedded images and convert all text to outline. Save as eps file
Photoshop - Resolution set as 300dpi - Save file as tif or jpeg.
Acrobat – 300dpi PDF with embedded images and text converted to curves/embedded.
BarTender – BarTender template must have 300dpi embedded images in order to be best for printing.
Note - We cannot make changes to your artwork/ flattened images, you must re-supply new artwork as either PSD, PDF or All Files.
Imposition - Please do not supply your files imposed or as printers
Bleed - It is essential that there is 1/8” bleed around your artwork e.g. Letter = 8.75” x 11.25”
We cannot use the following formats for printing:
- Power Point