Which options and colors are available for rubber strap, bookmark and penloop?
For your individual notebook we produce all the accessoires like rubber strap, bookmark and penloop according to your requirements.
The color of accessories will nearly/close to your specify according to Pantone process.
You can mix the color of each accessories, for example: black elastic band , red penloop with bookmark in yellow.
In additional, we provide you with different width of pen loop and elastic band. Multiple bookmarks also on your choice.
Which other accessoires are available?
Other accessoires can be:
- USB Stick – glued at cover
- perforated pages
- perforated and removable sticky notes
What is the banderole?
The Bandrole is wrapped around your books. It is ideal for advertising message /photograph, multi- color design which you are not prefer to print permanently on the notebook.
For example, Christmas greeting, an invitation, product launching.
The bandrole can be placed vertical or horizontal.
Our standard bandrole made from 135gsm art paper which can be matt or glossy finishing.
To make customs printed bandrole, we offer you 4/0 colors with lamination to protect surface from color stain.
Other options & quality are always possible, pls. feel free to contact us.
Does any pen fit in the the penloop?
Our pen loop made from elastic material which is flexible & fit nearly all kind of pens. We can customize the size of pen loop according to your pens.
Can you offer a pen, too?
Yes of course, we can offer the matching pens to your notebook.
We can offer different kind of pens – beginning from standard plastic pens up to premium & high end grade.
Please feel free to contact us.
What is the headband and which colors are available?
The headband is affixed between wrtiting pages and cover on top & bottom.
We can customize color of headband according Pantone process if quantity over than 500 pieces otherwise black and white are available on your choices.
Is the document bag a standard feature and can it be changed or printed?
Yes, all of our books have document pocket as a standard.
We offer 2 options, single or double compartment – both are available.
The document bag is placed on the inner side of the back cover.
If you want, we can customize it.
To print on the pocket is possible.
Which kind of printing files are needed?
We can send you the data sheet with proper specifications if you decided to create printed data by your own.
We are also can handle this process for you with additional charge.
Will I get the proof / sample before start mass production?
We will send you a proof for checking carefully, the mass production will start after approval from you.
Optional, to provide a sample for special project in advance is possible, please contact us.
Lead time to produce about 1-3 weeks depends on availability of materials, the additional charge will apply in this case.
Is there any standard book and how your book are set up?
Yes & No… Meridian books have some standard such as
– Book block with 192 pages, 100 gsm paper with 8 standard formats
– Document pocket inside of back cover
– Bookmark and elastic band
– 3 standards sizes ;A4, A5 & A6
To get completely unique and personalized notebooks according to your wishes, we have not produce any notebooks in stock, “each completely personalized for you”
Which format are available?
3 popular formats are available for our Notebook Configurator.
Besides 3 popular formats, you can create own sizes by leave your comment in our Configurator or contacting us via email or telephone.
Which kind of packaging are available?
Each books is packed into self-adhesive poly bag, then several pieces into strong export carton.
Alternatively a personalized packaging is possible. It can be simple up to elegant/high end such black giftbox or completely individual printed giftbox.
Do you provide Soft cover version?
An individual soft cover version is possible, however not all kind of materials are suitable.
Which cover material are available?
We have most requested surface for selection in Configurator.
To make individual notebook, we have wider range of cover material in any color and texture.
Artificial leather, genuine leather, fabric, felt or linen material are possible!
4 colors printed cover with different finishing surfaces such glossy or film lamination are possible, too.
To highlight the certain parts of the cover or photograph, over print varnishes is a good option for your book.
Are you looking for particular material? Please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Any ring binder notebook available?
Yes of course, Wire-O or Spiral binding are possible to produce.
Please noted not all kind of materials are suitable.
In the configurator shows round corner, can it be changed to straight corner?
Of course, we can produce “straight” corner, it will apply for both cover & bookblock
The reason to have round corner is that the corner will not damage easily
What is color/ colorless debossing?
First step of debossing is to create the stamp according to required word/image or shape without color, then heat it and pressed on surface of the material in certain time.
Same process as color debossing, just color need to apply on the image/word or shape.
A foil stamping is possible in one color mostly, it’s depends on required image/word or shape.
What is a Doming?
Doming is 4 colors digital printed on sticker and coated with epoxy resin on top.
The doming will be glued on cover into previously blind debossing, the finished effect is look like 3D
There’s no fixed format for the size and shape of doming.
individual names are possible?
Sure, you can have individual names on books cover by laser engraving process.
You can create individual name with many different kind of fonts.
Again, Please noted not all kind of materials are suitable for laser engraving.
Any suggestions, pls. feel free to contact
Any others finishing options is available?
Some example are following;
– Silk screen or pad printing on the cover, it’s depending on the material
– engraving logo on metal plate
– Adding fragrance on the book cover
What is 4c Cover?
4C cover means your notebook will be printed completely individual on front, back & spine.
In additional, the printed surface with different printing varnishes can be process. It does not matter to apply over the cover, partly or to emphasize wording, all are possible to make customized notebooks
Where can the logo be placed and which size?
Basically, your logo can be placed on any position or sizes of book.
However we need a safe distance from the edge 5-10mm, except 4c cover printed up to the edge.
Can I get the sample for quality check?
Normally, we can send a sample for viewing and checking purposed then return to us.
If you want to keep it for reference, the additional charge will be applied (Eur 15 per sample including shipping)
What kind of writing pages are available?
192 pages for A5 format and 160 pages for A4 format and same pages to A6 format.
The bookblock itself is available in white & creamy paper. If you prefer to have different number of pages and color of paper, pls let us know.
The standard pattern of bookblock are squared, ruled, dotted or blanc. Of course to have personalized bookblock is no problem at all.
What is front paper and end paper?
it’s slightly strong paper which glued on inside of front and back cover and begin of the bookblock.
It can be printed as advertising pages or colored in your companys CI. There’s no limited colors from 1 to 4 or 5 colors.
Our standard front paper is 140gsm offset paper in white or creamy color.
Again here you can change the paper quality if you want.
Any questions or changes, pls feel free to let us know.
How and Where to place advertising pages??
There are different ways by starting from 1 up to 8 pages at the beginning of the books before start bookblock.
On the other hand side, the advertising page can be easily integrated into the bookblock after each folder sheet (32 pages)
We would recommend to have completely individual printing of the bookblock if any advertising page need to be placed at certain position inside bookblock
Usually the advertising page will be printed 4/4EU Skala, of course more or special color are available.