Technical Specs

Get in touch with us
If you need assistance preparing your digital files, please feel free to contact our Graphics department (770-640-6550).
We will be happy to explain any unfamiliar terms and answer questions you may have regarding these guidelines.
Ad Dimensions
Full Page: 5” x 7.8125” - No bleeds
Full Glossy Page: 5.5” x 8.8” - w/ 1/4” bleed
Post Card Style Mailers
• Standard: 4.5" x 5.5" or 4" x 6"
• Regular: 8.5" x 5.5" or 6" x 9"
• Jumbo Card: 6" x 12"
• Giant & Full Sized Postcards: 8.5" x 11" or 8.5" x 11"
• Fold & Tabbed Mailers: 12" x 18"
Magnets
Business Card Magnets - 4 Color
• 3.5"W x 2"H
• Imprint Area: 3"W x 1"H

Round Corner Schedule/Calendar Magnet
• 3.5"W x 4"H
• Imprint Area: 3"W x 3.75"H
• 4"W x 7"H
•Imprint Area: 3.75"W x 6.75"H
Presentation Folders
9 x 12 Standard Folders
14 pt Gloss Card Stock with business card slit

Folded size: 9 x 12 1 Color/2 Color/Process 4 Color - 1 Side/Process 4 Color - 2 Sides 2 Sided with Full Bleed

9.5 x 11.75 Custom Folders (With Lip) 100 lb Gloss Card Stock with business card slit

Folded size: 9.5 x 11.75 1 Color/2 Color/Process 4 Color - 1 Side/Process 4 Color - 2 Sides 2 Sided with Full Bleed
Applications
• Preferred platform: Mac (PC files submitted may result in a change of appearance. Please submit a hard copy for accuracy.)
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Acrobat (High resolution, CMYK, with fonts embedded)

Image Usage
• File format: EPS, Tiff or Jpeg - we do not accept Pict, Gif or BMP
• Resolution
....- 300 dpi at 100%
....- Line Art (bitmap): 600 - 1200 dpi
Color Usage
CMYK only. No Pantone or spot colors. All ads submitted in RGB color mode will be converted to CMYK.

Additional Information
While every effort will be made to work with materials you submit, we do not accept the following:
• Film / Slides / Transparencies
• Images from websites, If you will be using photos from a digital camera, use the highest pixel setting and turn off date and time stamp.
E-mail files to: graphics@choicesavings.net (maximum attachment size 4 MB)
Upload files to: www.filestogo.com (contact your sales representative for user ID and password)