When you make a decision to order business cards or postcards, you have several options that are available to you when it comes to the finishes for these products. You can choose a matte finish which is the traditional finish that is used on a business card type or a glossy UV coatingfor your cards.
A UV coating gives a polished, shiny finish to your advertising. The cards tend to be slightly thicker and because of the coating the colors on the card are intensified. This allows the card to look very edgy if you want to stand out from a crowd. A matte finish is clean with a smooth professional finish that is ideal for a corporate environment.
You don’t have to choose one or the other you can choose both! This is called a spot UV finish. You can pick a UV finish for the front of your card and a matte finish for the back. In this instance, the matte finish on the back of the card it makes it easy for you write down notes, appointments or phone numbers. The front of the card containing the UV finish still looks sleek. You can also pick certain areas that have the UV finish, the combinations can be endless. Just speak to one of our friendly associates at Korum Services who will be able to advise you on your best options to suit your needs.