1. Why Custom-Printed Buttons Still Work

    When it comes to giveaways, few of them have been around longer than the good ol’ metal button. We’re talking about those pinback buttons that come in all sizes but are usually about 2” in diameter. These buttons have been around for more than 200 years and were one of the first ways that politicians were able to give the public something so that they could show their support. These buttons …Read More

  2. Why You Want The Best Blueprint Printing and Copying Possible

    The word “blueprints” gets thrown around a lot. People talk about the blueprints of their vacation, such as where they’ll be staying on each day. Managers might call their plans for reorganizing the department their blueprints. Screenplays are sometimes called the blueprints of movies. While we can copy a screenplay or get you some custom t-shirts, those are completely different from the act…Read More

  3. Have A New Business? Printing Services Can Help You Succeed

    Here at Blue Dog Graphics we’ve been working with businesses in the Hackensack area for more than 30 years. In fact, we’ve outlived many of the companies that we’ve worked with, while we’ve grown right alongside others. Of course, we’ve also seen many business pop up in that time, and we’ve done everything we can to help their business thrive. Let’s take a look at how we’ve helped …Read More

  4. What Customers Think About Our Print Shop

      Every so often we head out on the web to take a look at the reviews that our customers have written about our print shop. After all, customers might say “thank you” when they pick up their digital printing or copied blueprints from us, but they’ll often wait until later to express their true feelings in a formal review. While we’ve fixed a few spelling mistakes in these reviews, the…Read More

  5. Why Handing Someone Something From A Print Shop Still Works

      The results you get with professional printing services has held strong even in the digital age. While so much of marketing of today is found online, there are times when handing someone something physical is the best option, whether it’s a business card, brochure, or flyer. Sound strange? While there’s no doubt that more marketing dollars are going to digital marketing than ever before…Read More

  6. Why You Should Go With Color Flyer Printing

      When you’re looking to put your best foot forward, color printing is the best option 99 percent of the time. Unless you’re printing a flyer for a black and white photography exhibit, it’s best to use color (and even then, a pop of color can still add something to even the starkest images). If you’re wondering why you should go with color flyer printing, even if it’s a bit more expensi…Read More

  7. What Our Customers Want In A Print Shop

    Looking back over the blogs from the past couple of months, it’s been awhile since we took a look at our customer reviews and respond to them. Today we’re going to pull out some of our favorites to discover what customers are saying about us and how our print shop can get even better. “Very helpful and friendly. Their artist redesigned my brochure and made it look professional” That’s wh…Read More

  8. A Short History of the Photocopiers We Use In Our Copy Shop

    There are many types of printing in the world, and we have quite a few of them here at our copy shop! The primary method we use is offset printing, where the ink is rolled against the paper. Offset printing produces the highest quality and is mostly used for large orders. But we also do a lot of photocopying, a process that has an interesting history. That’s what we’re going to take a look at …Read More

  9. Why Choose High-Quality Color Printing Over Using the Office Printer?

    Thirty or forty years ago, black and white copy machines were making their way into libraries, schools, and office buildings. As they slowly replaced the mimeograph machines from the old days, people got used to the idea of having black and white copies and started thinking to themselves “wouldn’t it be nice if we could photocopy things in color?” It certainly seemed the next logical step. M…Read More

  10. Have A Marketing Company? You’ll Need A Print Shop

    Here are Blue Dog Graphics, we have a huge variety of customers. Some we’ve been working with for years, printing posters for their restaurants or storefronts. Others simply come in looking for t-shirt printing for a family reunion. And, of course, there’s the local service providers who want top-of-the-line business cards designed. No matter how large or small a job, we can make it happen. An…Read More