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Supplieready Types

Simon Tranter
by Simon Tranter 6 years ago
 

Overview

Flyerlink® Supplieready is a tool that enables a PDF file to be manipulated to meet a production specification that is different to our standard w3p hub printed formats. Supplieready is free to use, and is available on Open Source and In-House Product Groups.

How it works

How to use Supplieready How to use Supplieready

Supplieready Types

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated, Trim marks Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated, Trim marks

Supplier Ready - SR 02 Trim Supplier Ready - SR 02 Trim

Supplier Ready - SR 02 No Trim  Supplier Ready - SR 02 No Trim 

SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay

SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay

Supplier Ready - SR 05 Trim Marks - 3mm Bleed  Supplier Ready - SR 05 Trim Marks - 3mm Bleed 

Supplier Ready - SR 07a  Supplier Ready - SR 07a 

Supplier Ready - SR 07b Supplier Ready - SR 07b

SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks

Supplier Ready - SR 08  Supplier Ready - SR 08 

Supplieready Types

Overview

Flyerlink® Supplieready is a tool that enables a PDF file to be manipulated to meet a production specification that is different to our standard w3p hub printed formats. Supplieready is free to use, and is available on Open Source and In-House Product Groups.

How to use Supplieready

Supplieready set up

Flyerlink® Supplieready is quick and simple and to set up. We have set a range of Supplieready types that you can use. Once you have created your Product Group you can select a Supplieready Conversion Type in the Update Product section (Workgroup > My Products > Products >Product Groups > View/Amend).

Once you have chosen your Supplieready Conversion Type, click on Save Changes. Our default range of Supplieready types cover most scenarios of file supply for different types of production environment, the different types are detailed in w3pedia article 5097.

Custom Supplieready Types

If none of our standard Supplieready types are suitable for your production method, then we can develop custom types for you to use. Prices range from £250 to £2,000 depending on the complexity of what you need Supplieready to do, to get a quote on a custom Supplieready type please email us on supplieready@w3p.com

 

 

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated  No Scale  No Trim Marks  No Bleed

Preflight code : B0

The Supplier Ready flow reduces the ink levels of the pdf to be less than 225% and resizes it to be the page size in flyerlink, if the file has crop marks they are removed

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated, Trim marks

Supplier Ready - SR 01 Uncoated  No Scale  With Trim Marks  No Bleed

Preflight code : B5

The Supplier Ready flow reduces the ink levels of the pdf to be less than 225% and resizes it to be the page size in flyerlink, if the file has crop marks they are removed

Adds trim marks

Supplier Ready - SR 02 Trim

SR 02a Coated + Trim Marks - Don't Scale - No Bleed

Preflight code : B

The Supplier Ready flow reduces the ink levels of the pdf to be less than 300% and resizes it to be the page size in flyerlink, if the file has crop marks they are removed

Adds trim marks

Supplier Ready - SR 02 No Trim 

SR 02b Coated + No Trim Marks - Don't Scale - No Bleed

Preflight code : B3

The Supplier Ready flow reduces the ink levels of the pdf to be less than 300% and resizes it to be the page size in flyerlink, if the file has crop marks they are removed

SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay

Overview

The SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Adds a vector shape set in a spot colour over the top of page 1
    of the PDF;
  • Sets the vector shape to overprint.

Example of pre-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 03

Example of post-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 03

SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay

Overview

The SR 04: Add Mutli Page Overlay Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Adds a vector shape set in a spot colour over the top of all pages
    in the PDF;
  • Sets the vector shape to overprint.

Example of pre-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 04

Example of post-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 04

Supplier Ready - SR 05 Trim Marks - 3mm Bleed 

SR 05 - Scale - Trim Marks - 3mm Bleed

Preflight code : MB

Adds 6mm to file size and adds crop marks

Supplier Ready - SR 07a 

SR 07a Add 2mm bleed, Convert to iso coated v2 (ECI), convert fonts to outlines, No Crops

Preflight code: EX

Redistills using exaprint profile

Adds 2mm bleed

Converts fonts to outlines

Converts colour to ISO Coated V2 (ECI)

 

Supplier Ready - SR 07b

SR 07a Add 2mm bleed, Convert to iso coated v2 (ECI), convert fonts to outlines, Crops

Preflight code: EX

Redistills using exaprint profile

Adds 2mm bleed

Converts fonts to outlines

Converts colour to ISO Coated V2 (ECI)

Adds Crop marks

SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks

Overview

The SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Converts all RGB bitmap and vector elements to be CMYK (greyscale elements are left unchanged);
  • Checks the ink levels in bitmap and vector elements. If they are found to be over 300% total ink, then it will adjust the levels to lower the coverage;
  • Adds trim marks in line with the Trim Box in the PDF.

Example of pre-Supplieready PDF using SR 08

 

Example of post-Supplieready PDF using SR 08

Supplier Ready - SR 08 

SR 08 Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink, Add trim marks

Preflight code: HT

Converts RGB to CMYK

Reduces ink to less than 240%

Adds crop marks

 
 

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