J.R. Rowell Printing Company Inc., Charleston, S.C. - Print Artwork Submission Standards and Procedures
To send us a file:
Email for files smaller than 10MB:
Preferred* File Type:
Press Quality Adobe .pdf (with fonts embedded)
Adobe InDesign CC or below (Packaged to include all links and fonts)
Quark Express 8.0 or below (Collected to include all links and fonts)
.eps files (Single page documents only)
Adobe Illustrator CS5 (Single page documents only)
Adobe Photoshop CS5 (Single page documents only)
Vector Artwork Required (.eps file or .ai files accepted only)
We will not accept .jpg or .gif files
(Unless Pantone® PMS spot colors are required)
Image Resolution for Graphics and Photos:
at least .125” extra trim space
Click HERE to learn about what a bleed is.
Turn Around Time: The Industry standard for offset press printing is 5-7 business days after the date the final proof was approved. However, turn around time may vary depending the difficulty of the finished product.
Please include a .pdf file or printed hard copy of your full color printing artwork for proofing purposes. Adobe .pdf proofs will be provided unless otherwise noted. The color on a .pdf proof may not correctly reflect the color that will print. If color is a priority please request a hard copy full color proof.
*If you do not see your file type listed please contact your sales representative to find out if we can accept your file. (Some file types accepted but not celebrated are Microsoft Publisher, Word, .jpg’s, .tiff, Correl Draw, Word Perfect, etc.)
**300 dpi is preferred, however in certain situations we can accept resolution as low as 150dpi, never lower. If you have graphics that are lower than 300dpi, please notify us and we will make the decision on an as need basis.