Printing and Graphic Design Blog

TPI Solutions Ink Blog: Christmas cards - that time of year again!

By Carrie Grove | Thu, Nov 11, 2010

This morning, as I sat down at my desk at TPI Solutions Ink, I realized that we are almost half way through the month of November. . . yikes! Of course that thought brought me to my next thought which was. . .OMG Christmas and Hanukkah are right around the corner (Hanukkah much more so than Christmas)! I don't know about you but I still endeavor, each and every year, to send out a holiday card (in my case a Christmas card), printed with a photo of my kids and sometimes the pets either printed on the card or included in it.

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TPI Solutions Ink Blog: Printing with "Green" Fonts

By Carrie Grove | Tue, Jun 29, 2010

Do you print your documents and emails with eco friendly, "green" fonts? I'll be honest, this is something that had never crossed my mind. Sure, it's pretty obvious that printing out emails or documents that can be read online is not a "green" thing to do. Digital printing on demand, only the required amount of materials for your job, is certainly more environmentally friendly than offset printing large quantities of materials that will become obsolete. These things I know, I am aware. Why had I not thought about font choice when outputting documents within our own printing company? We strive to be environmentally friendly. It makes sense that using larger, bolder fonts would use more ink or toner. Let me fill you in on some new tips I learned yesterday and some other tips that I was reminded of.

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TPI Solutions Ink Blog: College already? Print is NOT dead!

By Carrie Grove | Fri, Jun 18, 2010

Yup, that's right, not even a breather between graduation from high school and the start of the transition into college! I'm looking forward to hearing all about the experience from my daughter this evening when I pick her up from her overnight orientation visit.

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