Offset Printing and Production
VSL is one of New York’s oldest and last remaining Offset Printing company’s in New York City.
This form of printing is the most cost-effective printing method for large quantity orders, and it is also the best method of ensuring color accuracy and consistency. VSL has built a premier team of printing specialists over the years to ensure the top quality levels of the offset print process and production efficiencies. Our printers are G7 certified, upholding an industry standard that guarantees the highest quality print all the way from proof to press. We offer a wide range of printing press options to best suit any project at hand, large or small.
One of the most common ways of producing printed materials is offset lithography. This method is best suited to produce large quantities of high quality printed materials at commercial costs. VSL has taken great strides to advance its offset printing capabilities to a more modern and efficient process. The modern printing process provides many benefits from a production level as well as product standard. Machinery and technology have advanced traditional processes throughout the production process.
Compared to other Printing methods, modern offset printing has many advantages.
Prepress Production is one the most important functions of the printing process. This is to ensure that all files are correctly processed for printing preparation. In most prepress cases, we offer blueprints for positioning and Epson proofs or Match prints for color matching.
As apposed to the earlier costly and time consuming method of manufacturing printing plates, now the process has become fast and easy. Our newer Offset presses now offer direct to press plating. Ink Flow is completely controlled via production software to allow the appropriate ink coverage to pass on the the proper areas of the rollers for transmission. Inline finishing processes are now possible via modern offset presses. Techniques such as UV inks, UV Coating, and various Lamination options are now available inline.
The offset printing process is best used for products such as Direct Mail, Magazines, Brochures, Stationary, Books , Newsprints, Postcards, and Invitations.
Our work does not just stop and Offset printing, but so much more. VSL offers a wide variety of specialty finishing and Binding including: Engraving, Embossing, Foil Stamping, Die-Cutting, Die Scoring, Silk Screen, Letterpress, Saddle Stitch,Perfect Binding, Case Binding, Japanese Binding and more.
VSL offers a turn key fulfillment and packaging operation. With years of experience we have developed reliable processes and procedures to ensure your product get where it needs to go in the most efficient manner. VSL can handle any size fulfillment and distribution request. From large scale collating, direct mail data aggregation and distribution, to national retail drop shipment services. We work with private carriers as well as the major the carriers to to best serve the respective needs of any campaign.