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In a coup well in keeping with Mad Men‘s seeming inability to put a foot wrong, AMC has enlisted famed designer Milton Glaser to create the print ads for its final season, which begins April 13th. The New York Times has a wonderful piece detailing the meeting of Glaser with series creator Matthew Weiner, and the thought that went into making this dream partnership stay true to both Glaser’s work …More »
In the high-stakes world of advertising, headhunting the right talent away from rival firms can be an expensive proposition. Dubai’s FP7 saved more than 90% on the projected outlay to recruit four new creatives from rival firms, all with the help of a clever print package.
A book targeted directly at each person was hand-delivered to the prospects. Opening the books revealed a hollowed-out compartment inside containing a smartphone with only one contact …More »
Never in the history of PaperSpecs (and we’re going on 11 years now…good grief!) has any paper creation received quite so much love from readers as the Pantone-like swatch deck of beer: Beertone. And starting today, that uber-popular deck gets a new edition…for Brazilian beer.
A comprehensive guide to 202 Swiss beers, the original piece has been featured in the PaperSpecs Gallery and, most recently, in our PRO member Golden …More »
When one-woman typography phenomenon Jessica Hische decides to give her blog readers tips on choosing just the right type for what they’re trying to accomplish, we listen. More accurately, we bow gratefully and point our readers to her detailed thoughts on the subject. (Note that due to the way her blog entry is placed, you will have to scroll down to the subject “Choosing the Right Type.”) Here are …More »
For all the tension between 21st century digital technology and the time-honored craft of ink and paper, occasionally you get an interesting marriage of the two. Take the precision of the new and the tradition of the old and voila: a rubber stamp…of your face. Or as the business is called: Stamp Yo Face. (Hey, we don’t name these things.)
As far as branding goes, we can’t think of a more …More »
Digital continues to be the wave of the future in paper as Sappi Fine Paper North America this week unveiled Opus DX, a “a cross-platform #2 digital cut sheet” for both dry and liquid toner presses. These include the usual suspects: HP Indigo, Kodak NexPress, Xerox iGen, as well as Canon, Ricoh and Konica Minolta BizHub digital setups.
Sappi has dubbed Opus DX “the do-it-all digital paper,” pointing out in its literature that …More »