What Are The Common Business Card Printing Materials?

Oct 21 , 2019

Business cards, also known as cards, called thorns in ancient China, are papers that indicate the name and its organization, company unit and contact method. Business cards are the fastest and most effective way for new friends to get to know each other and introduce themselves. Exchange of business cards is the first standard official action in business dealings. There are three types of business cards: horizontal, vertical, and square. The specific style of the business card should be chosen according to the meaning of the business card you want to display.


The society is advancing, and the business cards are gradually diversifying. Business cards can be said to be passports for various social occasions and also a symbol of personal identity. Therefore, many modern business people pay more and more attention to the texture and personalization of business cards. It can be said that a good business card is often the beginning of a successful business meeting, helping you to leave a good first impression in the hearts of customers. So what constitutes a business card? Next, our VICUT CARD CUTTER Supplier will let everyone take a look at several business card printing materials commonly used in the market.


1. The most common business card paper on the market - coated paper:

Advantages: The paper surface is smooth, the gloss is high, the ink absorption is rapid, the color is bright after printing, and the color saturation is high. It was mainly used to make some high-grade albums, calendars, books and so on.

Disadvantages: After the tide, the powder is easy to stick and fall off, and can not be stored for a long time.

The business card needs durability, and it is required to be waterproof and antifouling. Therefore, the coated paper is not suitable as a business card paper, but the production of the laminating process makes it possible to make a coated business card, so that the business card can maintain the color while being colorful. It can meet the characteristics of durability, waterproof and anti-fouling. The most important thing is that this type of paper is affordable, which makes the coated paper film cost-effective.

Such coated paper cards are more suitable for enterprises or individuals who do not have high paper requirements.


2. Personal business card PVC business card:

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) was once the world's largest production of general-purpose plastics and is used in a wide range of applications. It is widely used in building materials, industrial products, daily necessities, sealing materials, etc. With the continuous advancement and development of modern science, PVC business cards are widely acclaimed, among which PVC frosted translucent business cards are most famous.

PVC Scrub Business Card Advantages: The card is exquisite in appearance, crystal clear, comfortable to touch, atmospheric, not easy to scratch, waterproof and anti-corrosion, no discoloration, hard material, good resilience, and can also add some special techniques, such as printing gold, printing silver, bronzing, Hot silver and so on.

Disadvantages: The printing process is more complicated. PVC business cards can only be printed on one side. Most of them are PVC in translucent state. Double-sided printing will affect the reading effect and the price is relatively high. It is more suitable for all kinds of enterprises or individuals who pursue personalized high-end business cards.


3. Metal business card for personalized business card:

Metal business cards, metal materials, gold, silver, purple, blue, brown and other colors, shaped lace, more various shapes can be selected, can also be customized by customers, and can be a good identity. Status, strength, impressive, and also have a certain collection value.

The advantages of metal business cards: the use of metal materials, wear-resistant, non-fading, thin as paper, tough as steel, very flexible, novel, individual, gorgeous, elegant and distinguished, people are very impressed.

Disadvantages: The process is complex and the cost is extremely high. Low cost performance.


4. Personalized special paper business card:

Specialty paper is a paper with a special purpose and a relatively small output. Special papers are a wide variety of special papers or art papers. The name of the special paper, a wide variety of paper, there are more than 400 kinds of art papers such as gentleman paper, lenica, matte paper, pearl paper, ange paper, gangou paper, two-color dragon, ya paper, regent white card.


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5. Special paper gentleman paper:

The surface of the gentleman's paper is a bit grainy, creating a soft, elegant, high-quality effect.

Advantages: Imported paper, only ordinary printing ink can print the effect of powder paper, the color is high in truth, strong in three-dimensional sense, bright in color; more thick and substantial in pattern paper; no acid, support long-term preservation of printed products .

Disadvantages: It takes a long time to dry out, it is not suitable to stack too much after printing, the manufacturing efficiency is relatively low, and the amount of dusting is appropriately increased. Need to use a good quality Visiting Card Cutting Machine for cutting.

More suitable for companies or individuals who like a simple atmosphere design.


The above is a discussion about the common materials of business cards, I hope to be helpful to everyone. If you are interested in machines such as business card cutters, you can contact VICUT. VICUT not only include card cutters, but also Flatbed Cutter for cutting DIY paper crafts and labels. Welcome to buy.

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