Digital Printing

Offset Printing

  • 20” to 40” sheet size up to six colors with aqueous coating
  • Press operators with long-term experience at Barnhart Press
  • Inline spectrophotometer for consistent color throughout the run and reruns
  • Quick make-readies
  • Print with the environment in mind
    • Soy and vegetable-based ink options
    • Minimal amount of VOCs
    • Several recycled stock options to choose from
    • Aqueous coatings are recycled
    • All wastepaper is recycled
    • Waste ink and solvents are used as fuel in cement manufacturing

Digital Foil and UV Effects

Die-Cutting, Conventional Foil, and Emboss

  • In-house conventional die-making and die-cutting capabilities
    • Intricate to simple die cutting
  • Conventional foil, blind emboss, and foil emboss combo capabilities

Gluing

  •  In-house capabilities to glue short run packaging, pocket folders, and special presentation products.

Bindery

  • One of the most complete finishing departments for printing in the Midwest
  • Several folding options
  • Saddle Stitcher Collator with the ability to do up to six signatures and a cover
  • Signature Collator that collates up to 15 signatures for mechanical binding (twin wire, plasticoil, perfect binding)
  • Perfect binding
  • Sheet Collator collates up to 15 sheets
  • Round Corner
  • Eyelet
  • Automatic punches for spiral binding
  • Drilling – single to seven holes
  • Twin Wire Binding
    • 3:1 for thinner pieces
    • 2:1 for pieces over 9/16” thick
  • Shrink Wrapping with various films

 

Mailing and Fulfillment

  • Mailings of any run quantity
  • Mail match available
  • Worldwide shipping
  • Electronic tracking of shipments options
  • Handling multiple pieces to multiple locations
  • List management of furnished lists
  • Variable & static QR codes
  • National change of address ability

Prepress

  • Archival of customer’s original file and the finalized file that was printed for up to three years
  • Color calibrated proofs to match presses
  • High quality line screens of 240 lpi on coated papers
  • Prepress work is done with the environment in mind
    • We use 99.9% pure aluminum printing plates that are recycled
    • Very little water is used to develop plates
    • No chemistry and no VOC’s are involved in the prepress process