DALLAS PRINTING Blog

New Large Format Printer for Posters, Banners, Signs, Labels, and More

DALLAS PRINTING just received the shipment of our new wide format printer.  This new machine employs technologically advanced, environmentally-friendly, water-based, odorless, durable latex inks and provides outstanding print quality of 1200 dpi.  It can print materials up to 64” wide by many feet long.  Posters, banners, labels, stickers, decals, signs, floor signage, window graphics, and other graphics are some of...

New Resources & Christmas Card Specials 2020

​ We’ve added some information to the DALLAS PRINTING Resources webpage at https://dallasprinting.com/resources/ (the link to that webpage is also at the bottom of our homepage) on how to create high resolution PDFs for printing from Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.  A procedure has been created for each of these software packages and is also available in a downloadable PDF from...

New Color Digital Press Installed

DALLAS PRINTING has completed installation of a new color digital press, further increasing our already extensive full color printing capabilities.  With the addition of this highly capable commercial printing equipment, DALLAS PRINTING now has four commercial color digital presses in operation, with a combined output capacity in excess of 1,500,000 color impressions per month.  Postcards, brochures, flyers, business cards, note...

Still Rockin’ Along

Coronavirus is still the daily headline, so DALLAS PRINTING is continuing with our closed lobby, contactless delivery availability, curbside service, mask wearing, cleaning and disinfecting protocols, etc.  There’s no doubt that we’re in for a long slog with this pandemic.  The recent increase in infections is a painful reminder for all of us to be vigilant in our social distancing...

Operational Changes

DALLAS PRINTING continues to be open and supporting our clients.  Not surprisingly, much of the printing that we are doing at this time is directly coronavirus related for essential businesses – posters, instructions, labels, etc. – often by the thousands.  We are turning jobs around very quickly to meet the immediate needs of our customers. However, due to the rapid...

What’s Your Sign?

DALLAS PRINTING has been busy with various types of signage the last couple of weeks.  In one project, we installed some dimensional letter signs with brushed aluminum faces on interior walls for a local customer.  The photo below shows one of the sign installations: DALLAS PRINTING also printed and finished over 40,000 signs for retail store installation in locations around...

DALLAS PRINTING is celebrating its 50th Anniversary this month! Here’s our story:

Our History We started as a small franchised print center, opening our doors at 6005 Berkshire Lane in January 1970 in Preston Center. Many of our long-time, loyal customers still remember that original location, although it’s been seventeen years since the business was located there. In 2003, the print center moved to a larger space on the same street, less...

2020 Color of the Year, Postage in 2020, and “Wow, Those Guys are FedExpensive”

The Color of the Year for 2020 was recently announced by Pantone:  Classic Blue, a shade reminiscent of the sky at dusk. “It’s a color that anticipates what’s going to happen next,” said Laurie Pressman, the vice president of the Pantone Color Institute, which selects the Color of the Year.  That probably makes Classic Blue a prescient choice, considering we...

Christmas Card Specials 2019

​ It’s that time of year again! DALLAS PRINTING is your trusted source for beautiful Christmas and Holiday cards. Now 20% Off all Christmas and Holiday card orders through December 6th!    PLUS – Enjoy these additional specials now through December 20th: Free Quality Cardstock UpgradesGet premium weight cardstocks for the same price as standard cardstocks. Heavyweight matte, gloss, andgloss...

New Full-Color Digital Press

DALLAS PRINTING just installed a new full-color digital printing press with feeder, take-off conveyor, and enhanced color-management software.  This new machine is an upgrade and replacement of one of our existing presses and provides the capability of printing full-color “laser-safe” envelopes, letterhead, and other materials.  The laser-safe capability is very important, as most existing full-color digital presses print products that...

Rush Printing Job in Dallas TX? No Problem.

DALLAS PRINTING recently completed a large rush printing job for a new client.  This organization needed 240,000 color pages (8.5” X 11”) and over 45,000 black & white pages (8.5” X 11”) printed and bound into several thousand booklets within four days.  Every printer that they called had the same answer: “No!”, until they contacted DALLAS PRINTING.  They were thrilled...

DALLAS PRINTING is a G7 Master Facility Colorspace

DALLAS PRINTING has achieved G7® Master Facility Colorspace qualification at its Dallas, Texas facility.  G7® is an industry-leading set of specifications from Idealliance® for achieving visual similarity across all print processes. It is a global standard widely used to measure the color accuracy on any output device. This qualification provides third-party verification that DALLAS PRINTING delivers exceptional color matching and...

New College Football Schedules!

DALLAS PRINTING has just printed the new 2019 Texas College Football Bowl Subdivision Team Schedules! Stop by and pick up one of these beautiful free posters, or ask for one (or several) to be delivered with your next order. While it seems like we’re stuck in the hot summer doldrums and football season is a long way off, Texas A&M...

DALLAS PRINTING has been certified as a Veteran Owned Business

DALLAS PRINTING has been certified as a Veteran Owned Business by National Veteran Business Development Council!  DALLAS PRINTING underwent a comprehensive process to obtain the certification, which included a review of an extensive amount of detailed documentation for NVBDC to verify a variety of issues and certify the business. NVBDC Veteran Owned Business Certification Criteria Ownership:  Fifty-one percent ownership by...

Unplug With Print

The digital war for your attention is real. According to BankMyCell.com, the average smartphone user checks their device 47 times a day. That’s 17,155 times a year! What’s more staggering is 85% of smartphone users check their device while speaking with friends and family. Good news, however: many have come to recognize that things are off balance. In fact, 47%...