Japan Printing

160 Broadway, Ground Floor New York, NY
Phone: (212) 406-2905

When Should I Use An Embossed Business Card?

September 4, 2018 / Conversation
Embossed Business Card

When it comes to business cards, you want yours to stand out from the crowd. Business cards are a dime a dozen, so if you don’t want yours to end up in the trash, you need to stand out. One way to get your brand noticed is by using an embossed business card as your design. Embossed printing is characterized by a 3-dimensional pattern that is pressed into the paper, and the use of ink isn’t always necessary. Using this printing method is an excellent way to impress potential customers or clients, and can give your brand that quality image that you strive for. Even though embossing can cost more, the benefits certainly outweigh the cost difference.
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The Modern Dilemma: Paper or Plastic Business Cards?

July 29, 2018 / Conversation
Paper or Plastic Business Cards

Like it or not the modern age has arrived and one question seems to permeate the high tech world of today. What is better, paper or plastic? Not necessarily an age-old question, but something tells us that it probably will be in the distant future, especially when it comes to printing business cards, as both mediums are readily available. However, knowing if you would you like paper or plastic can be a difficult decision for many to make.
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Autumn Color Scheme Inspiration 2017

November 21, 2017 / Inspiration
autumn color scheme inspiration

Autumn is in full force and with Thanksgiving right around the corner, the colors of fall seem to be everywhere. With such vibrant reds, greens, oranges paired with deep earth tones, color inspiration is not hard to find this time of year. For this reason, here is some autumn color scheme inspiration from the beautiful images of the fall season.

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What it Means to Have a High-Quality Business

October 30, 2017 / Conversation
high-quality business

Quality in business goes beyond a good product. By definition, a high-quality business is measured by a standard of excellence brought by a consistent and strict commitment to ensure a product as promised, as well as customer reliability and satisfaction. As a family-owned business dedicated to giving our customers well-crafted products, Japan Printing and Graphics knows the importance of a holistic approach to a high-quality business. Here is what we believe it means to have a high-quality business.

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Basic Design Principles, as Told by Nature

September 20, 2017 / Inspiration

When you see a design you like, have you ever broke it down as to why it is visually appealing? There are many ways to create a visually stunning piece of design, but fostering an eye for visual art begins with these basic design principles. Learn about each basic design principle, using visual examples from nature.

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Beginner’s Guide to Contrast Colors

August 31, 2017 / Conversation
business card design nyc

Contrasting colors are when a set of two colors are from different sections of the color wheel. If you are a beginner, here is you guide to contrast colors for business card design NYC.

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Minimalist Business Card Ideas to Add Maximum Value to Your Brand

May 1, 2017 / Inspiration, Uncategorized
raised ink best business cards

In a world where so much information is being thrown at everyone all the time, sometimes taking simplest route will make you stand out the most. These minimalist business cards make every detail count to leave a lasting impression.

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Brand Your New Business with Color Scheme Ideas Inspired by Nature

April 26, 2017 / Inspiration
Baltic sea shore and a road through the sand dunes

Are you feeling uninspired? Sometimes there is so much tedious work that comes along with effective branding that colors begin to blur together. Regain a fresh sense of creativity with these brand color scheme ideas inspired by nature.

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