General Ordering Information
Normal production lead times are as follows:
2 weeks on repeat orders
3 weeks on new orders
Note: Lead times are subject to potential seasonal pressures (usually
Sept. & Oct.).
For reorders, please provide us with your most recent purchase order
number (and/or Noteworthy invoice number).
Rush Service is available on custom design plastic bags.
Should be ordered by part # on sample.
Standard Design product colors, typestyles and imprint areas are shown
There are no plate charges or typesetting charges for straight line copy
imprints in the ad space given on the sample. Special logos and/or typestyles
have a $30.00 set-up charge. Artwork, enlargements, reductions or photoprints
are net extra.
Imprint size given on sample is the maximum area. Dimensions are read
with figures for height (H) first and width (W) second. Keep the copy
proportionate to the allowed area.
Change of imprint charge is $25.00. Minimums are as indicated or contact
Standard Design product is printed on 1-side only, except where indicated
All purchase orders should specify the product name
and style, size, imprint color(s) and position of imprint.
Imprint area (plate size) must be specified on purchase order, or it
will be held from production until this information is obtained.
One plate is required per color, per side (unless indicated otherwise).
See the Plate Charge Table for costs.
Second side printing is available on plastic bags at no additional charge.
However, printing plates are required for all second side printing,
even when repeating the first side design.
Colored plastic is available. See PLASTIC BAG COLORS AVAILABLE.
For plastic products, standard ink colors available as follows:
Special PMS ink matches are available at $60.00 per color.
Note: For plastic products that use special inks, ink colors are
referenced on the individual product pages.
For paper products, standard ink colors available
are referenced on the individual product pages.
For foil hot stamping, standard foil colors available are referenced
on the individual product pages.
Standard Design Proofs: Black & White (FAX) at $10.00
Custom Design Proofs:
Black & White (FAX) at $5.00 (net).
Tektronix Color Print at $30.00 (net).
Digital Color Proof at $40.00 (net).
Press Proof at $200.00 (net) plus artwork and plate costs.
Noteworthy's liability for accuracy of printed material
ends with the customer's approval of the proof.
Normal production time is required following proof approval.
No charge for random plastic or paper product samples (in reasonable
Product samples are shipped via regular 1st class mail. Overnight delivery
To calculate plate charges, measure the entire area of
each color to be printed (include all copy, design and logo space),
and multiply length times width. The resulting square inch plate cost
for each color and for each side will be billed according to the following
Up to 15 sq. inches
Up to 150 sq. inches
Up to 25 sq. inches
Up to 200 sq. inches
Up to 50 sq. inches
Up to 250 inches
Up to 100 sq. inches
Up to 300 sq. inches
Plates are stored for up to 2 years. Exact reorders will
not incur plate charges.
All orders are subject to an overrun or underrun variation
of 10% (unless indicated otherwise), and will be billed accordingly.
Product dimensions, thickness or gauge of film, handles
and imprint colors on different styles or sizes thereof, on the same
order or from order to order, may vary slightly within commercially
Since post-printed bags (Low Minimum Plastic Bags, Paper and Frosted
Shopping Bags) are a hand feed operation, position of copy may vary
from bag to bag.