Commercial Printing and the Machines Involved

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Printing has become an important part of our life ever since it came into existence. We are surrounded by many print oriented things in our day to day life, newspapers, pamphlets, business cards, brochures, wedding cards, and much more. Commercial printing refers to the printing done on a large scale. This is one of the most important parts of the printing industry. Commercial printing involves the requirement of huge machines these machines is usually used for the printing of books, magazines, newspapers and outdoor advertising. Commercial printing machines are needed when a large scale printing is to be done in a specified duration. These machines are also considered because they produce a better quality printing than residential printing does. Commercial printers also help in folding as well as binding the books.

Commercial printing involves many products and services under it. Large scale, small scale or even sole traders can avail of its services.

Types of printing services provided in commercial printing:

Digital printing: it involves printing done from a digital based image directly to a variety of media. It is printed with the help of a high-volume laser or inkjet printers. This is a more expensive method than that of offset printing.

Rotogravure: this is a type of embedding printing process that involves etching the image onto an image carrier. In this process, the printing is transferred on a cylindrical platform as it uses a rotary printing press. This process is still used in order to print magazines and brochures.

Inkjet printing: this is a type of printing that exhilarates a digital image by thrusting droplets of ink onto paper, plastic or other bases. They are the most common types of printing; their machines come in a wide variety, with small-scale use to professional large-scale use.

Screen printing: it is a type of printing where a mesh is used to transfer the ink onto a base, except in areas made impassable to the ink by a blocking stencil. Then a blade moves to and from the screen and this causes the ink to wet the base and hence the printing is done.

Golumbia Printing is one of the most widely trusted names for commercial printing in the city of Mississauga. They ensure that their customers are highly satisfied.


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