More About Fancy Finishes



Gloss is the opposite of Matte .. it’s shiny , glossy just like a membership card or loyalty card.
You’ll be amazed what can be achieved with a gloss print!

A gloss finish is normally associated with a PVC card. Gloss is the most economical of all the options for print , however there is still the option to use special pantones and inks as well as a beautiful CMYK colors.



As Gloss is the opposite of Matte so is Matte the opposite of Gloss.
Let us make up a bespoke business card for you. You’ll feel like a James Bond … a Miss Money-penny , a regular low- flying, under-the-radar… spy with these slick babies!

Part of the PVC family of cards these are CR80 760 mic credit card spec cards , so they’re barcode-able , mag stripe-able .. add a signature strip and use these as a loyalty card or a membership card.

Prefer a minimalist approach ? Take a load off with a 500micron (thinner than a credit card)

Did you know … Matte finishes are writeable with a ballpoint pen so they’re perfect for travel bag tags !



Metallic is the look your credit cards used to have .

This finish is achieved by silk screening the substrate using the finest metallic inks.

Metallic finishes can be in any color really and can even be toned down to produce a pearlescent look.
Metallic cards are compatible with most of the additional features such as barcodes , magstripes , embossing and signature panels ….

With special laminates we can now even make Metallic cards with a Matte finish!

Metallic cards , in addition to the metallic ink covering the entire card , can be printed full color in CMYK ink or special Pantones , think of the possibilities.

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