Promotacard Printing

Our Promotacards are beautifully litho printed in full colour both sides on 450gsm matt coated card or digitally printed on 400gsm. After printing, they have either a gloss lamination or matt lamination applied to one side. Promotacards are creased to form either four pages or six pages, with a page size which is similar to the dimensions of a credit card. When you are ready to work out a price, please use the price calculator on the Promotacard Prices page.

Our Promotacards are printed in full colour (i.e. four colour process, also known as CMYK) both sides on 450gsm silk art board. Our digitally printed Promotacards are printed on 400gsm. They are supplied flat and creased to allow them to be folded to a finished size of 55mm x 85mm. The minimum order quantity is 1.

Promotacard Sizes

Our standard sizes are:

  • 110mm x 85mm (Double Credit Card size)
  • 170mm x 55mm (Also, Double Credit Card size)
  • 85mm x 164mm (Triple Credit Card size

Lamination of Promotacards

Promotacards have either a Gloss Lamination or Matt Lamination on one side. The default choice is for Gloss Lamination. If you would prefer Matt Lamination, just make your selection and the prices in the price table will be updated accordingly.

Litho and Digital Printing

If you only require a small quantity of Promotacards, Digital Printing is cheaper than Litho Printing – as the quantity increases, Litho Printing becomes much cheaper than Digital Printing. Digital Printing also allows you to have different artwork on every copy. Prices are displayed for both options in the price calculator. The right hand column is for Digital Printing and the left hand column is for Litho Printing.

Digital Embossing of Promotacards

If you would like your Promotacards to look even more stunning, why not have them digitally embossed? Digital Embossing is available in low lift or high lift and can be applied to one or both sides of your Promotacards. When you use the price calculator on the Promotacard Prices page, the figures in the price table will automatically update to include the cost of the Digital Embossing. Please visit our Digital Embossing page to learn more about this exciting finishing process.

Production times for Printing Promotacards

Our Promotacards are delivered in 6 working days but if you need them faster, give us a call, although it is likely the cost will increase.

When ordering from, a day will be treated as the first working day when your printing order, payment and print quality artwork is supplied by 3.30pm, but we will accept orders after this time if our schedule allows.

Artwork and PDF requirements for Promotacards

  • We operate a PDF workflow, so please supply your Promotacard artwork as a Press Quality PDF. If you prefer, we can create a PDF for you, in which case we will email a proof to you for approval. There is an additional charge for this PDF creation service from £20 plus VAT.
  • If any print reaches the edge of your finished Promotacard, please add 3mm bleed to all sides of your artwork
  • We need a "quiet area" to ensure nothing important is too near to the trimmed edge of the Promotacard; so please leave a 5mm inner margin for anything other than backgrounds
  • Supply your Promotacard artwork files to us in CMYK, not RGB please
  • The image resolution should be 300dpi or more
  • Please embed fonts or convert all of your text to shapes

If you would like to download a PDF template you can do so from the Templates page which is also accessible via the top menu bar.

Christmas Hours

We will be closed for Christmas from 5.30pm on 20th December and will re-open at 9am on 2nd January.

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year!

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