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Digital Prepress Solutions for Printing & Publishing
Rising backend costs and administrative expenses have forced many companies to outsource their printing and prepress operations to various vendors around the world.
At Flatworld Solutions, we work hand-in-hand with you for all your digital prepress needs. With an industry experience of more than 16 years; our prepress professionals can help you create compelling and impressive graphic content for printing brochures, marketing collateral and everything else that your company requires in print, both in paper as well as electronic formats.
Our Prepress Services
Our prepress solutions encompass a variety of domains such as financial, legal, medical, scientific, educational, and technical fields. Here is a breakdown of the specific prepress services offered by Flatworld Solutions:
Our Prepress Production services make use of the latest print and prepress software such as Adobe InDesign and QuarkXPress, thereby reducing the time needed to get your creative documents from an idea to paper. At every stage, from file preparation to color manipulation, our prepress professionals ensure that your project looks exactly as you visualized.
Multiple Language Typesetting
Our typesetting services cover print media as well as various electronic formats. Based on your requirement, we can compose documents and then upload it to a secure server where you can review them. Customer satisfaction is of paramount importance to us, and we use the latest typesetting software available such as Adobe PageMaker, Adobe InDesign, Quark, etc. for exemplary results and undertake multilingual typesetting for journals, books, catalogs, newsletters, etc.
Whether it's creating a compelling sales copy, marketing brochure or product manual, graphic design does more than just appeal to the reader. Flatworld Solutions' graphic design team will work with you to blend eye-catching pictures and designs with words, thereby enhancing your brand value. From retouching to resizing, color correction, redrawing, graphical reproduction, etc., we serve as a one-stop-shop for all your graphic design requirements. We use software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Freehand, PageMaker, and Adobe InDesign to design professional and attractive graphics.
At Flatworld Solutions, we have the infrastructure and capability to convert a variety of documents into your preferred digital or electronic format. We first scan your text documents and images, and then use OCR (Optical Character Recognition) and ICR (Intelligent Character Recognition) programs to convert your information into a digital format. From JPEGs to non-editable PDFs and other electronically unreadable formats such as medical journals or yellow pages, we can work with all file formats, and achieve superior results.
Ensuring that the finished print is accurate is as important as the process of prepress. Since a proof is essentially a binding contract between you and the printer, we take extensive care to ensure complete correctness. Our quality team performs multiple quality checks to ensure that the final output is accurate and error-free. This thorough process confirms an accuracy rate of 100%, every time for every single proof.
Prepress and Premedia Services-Our Process Workflow
A streamlined and efficient prepress workflow process is essential not only for client satisfaction, but also for a swift and timely project execution. At Flatworld, our project managers efficiently handle all production workflow personally, generating daily reports for client appraisal while keeping a regular tab on the project progress. Our prepress workflow process consists of the following steps:
Allocating resources and project managers based upon available resources and project complexity after receiving and evaluating all input files
An exhaustive client debriefing, if necessary, followed subsequently by project execution
Leveraging the latest software for high quality results during all stages of the Prepress activity
Appointing a dedicated Project Supervisor who constantly monitors all project related steps and queries
An all-inclusive proofreading and QC procedure for all project files - The Project Supervisor carries out independent 1:50 reviews, further strengthening our Quality Guarantee
Communicating with the clients and sending them the final deliverables. All client requested modifications are carried out, if and when requested
Why Outsource Prepress Solutions to Flatworld?
Flatworld's strength lies in working with a number of companies across the globe and meeting their challenging demands in digital prepress solutions. With a team of skilled professionals along with proven processes and systems, we are able to help organizations achieve their strategic objectives in every print assignment they outsource to us. Here are some of the other direct benefits of outsourcing your prepress requirements to Flatworld Solutions:
Huge savings - By outsourcing your prepress requirement to Flatworld, you can save on administrative overheads, infrastructural costs, software purchase, and real estate
Access to other creative design services - At Flatworld, you can avail the services for a variety of added creative services such as writing services, design services, advertising services, film services, and print services
Accesses to a pool of skilled professionals - Our prepress professionals are trained to use the latest software and technology, enabling them to perform better and deliver exceptional results. In addition, the need to hire professionals for your prepress requirements will never arise, thereby saving you resource costs
An excellent redundancy model - We have multiple office locations to ensure all project work is duly backed up and completed within the required time
Use of FTP and VPN for file transfer that ensures data security - We give high priority to data security and use either FTP or VPN for file transfer. We also keep backups of all source files for easy information retrieval in case of data loss
Read this Prepress Services Case Study to know more about how our customized solutions helped a US based client receive print-ready artwork files in a turnaround time of lesser than 12 hours.
At Flatworld, we have over 16 years of experience in leveraging Digital Prepress and Traditional Prepress to cater to the unique prepress requirements of our diverse clientele. Read this well-researched article to know major differences between Digital Prepress and Traditional Prepress.
Choose Flatworld Solutions for High-Quality Prepress and Premedia Services
At Flatworld, we have worked with global organizations over the past 16 years, from E-Publishing houses to service bureaus. Our success in providing exceptional Prepress and Premedia services can be directly linked to the long-term value we provide through an adaptive delivery platform and process, which save you both time and money.
Contact us now for efficient Electronic Prepress Services for printing and publishing needs. Our team would be glad to discuss and assist you with your unique prepress production requirements, and showcase our work samples.