Short Run Digital Printing
To give our customers more versatility with print options, McNaughton & Gunn offers short run digital printing in addition to traditional web and sheetfed offset printing. This enables you to better manage the demand for your titles, inventory levels and cash flow by utilizing the advantages of both digital and offset presses.
Short run digital printing provides a viable avenue when smaller quantitites are required. Use digital print for test runs, filling the gap until new editions print and to fill quick orders. Ordering through the web site is quick and easy. Simply click on the arrow below.
The beauty of Short Run Digital Print is speed. Books printed digitally are completed within four days of proof approval. In order to meet that schedule, the process needs to be streamlined, leaving fewer options. Basic specifications are listed below. Click here for a complete list of specifications.
Print runs from 24 to 750
4 business days to print
4"x 6" minimum; 8 ½" x 11" maximum
Black ink for text
Four color covers
Gloss and matte film lamination
50#, 60# and 70# White Stock, 60# Natural Stock or 60# Natural Recycled Stock
Page counts divisible by 2
Proper file preparation is essential in order to meet quick schedules. The following tools may be helpful to you as you prepare your files.
converting a Word file to a PDF file
cover layout template
text page template
Contact Dana Smith, Digital Print Specialist with questions or to discuss your project.
- Print runs from 500 to 50,000
- Schedules based on specifications and needs
- 4"x 6" minimum; 9"x 12"maximum
- One and two color ink for text
- Choices in soft and hard bound styles
- Four color covers and inserts
- Coating and finishing options
- A variety of white and natural papers; FSC Certified papers; Recycled papers
- Page counts divisible by 8
Offset printing is more cost effective with larger quantity print runs. Enjoy the convenience of ordering through the web site by following the link below. Click here to contact a representative.