Printing Finishing Types
In the printing field, the customer usually require printing finishing when they print something. In the paper printing
industry, there are some printing finishing, which frequent to be seen. Such as, Gloss Varnishing, Hot stamping,
embossing, die cutting, lamination etc .
(Hot ) gold stamping and (hot) silver stamping, usually used in words, to highlight the book name or other thing. Gold
stamping meaning color is gold, not print with real gold as well as silver stamping. From other side , it`s also called
foil stamping or hot foil. foil is one of finishing materials, hot is printing method, we print something on the products
with foil material and by hot way.
Lamination is one of printing finishing on the products surface , which means laminating a film on book cover or something
else, it can be done before printing or after printing . It also have two types, gloss lamination or matte lamination. The cover
which film gloss lamination, it`s very glossy, but matte lamination it`s not .
Embossing is most common used in bussiness card, red pocket, book cover etc. Letterpress is most common seen in the
It`s one of after printing finishing, before die cutting we usually need to make a pattern used by picture, for die cutting.
Die cutting common used in tag, for making multi-shaped printing products, or cutting something not important..
It`s usually used for highlighting the word. The word become glossy than others.