OSU - Personalization techniques

”Puff” print.

Puff Print is also known as the technique with increased ink. This personalized printing technique can generate a 3D effect through screen printing. Puff Printing is very popular in the clothing and promotional industry, because the texture effect exudes luxury and class.

Benefits

‘3D’ effect

Sustainable

Luxurious appearance

Washable

360° digital print

We print your logo or product image on your favorite promotional gift with a photorealistic result.

Benefits

Full-color images and logos possible with a photo-realistic effect

Fast delivery times possible

Small minimum order quantity possible

Sustainable

2 color laser engraving

A fantastic effect can be realized with two colored laser engraving. The second layer is lasered more intensively to realize a darker color.

Debossing

Debossing creates an indented image by applying a die to a heat-pressed area.

Create a unique 3D look

Subtle tone on tone look

Adds perceived value

Great for real and imitation leather product



Shapes: Flat

Materials: Genuine and artificial leather, paper

Products: portfolios. wallets, notebooks

Digital printing

Digital printing is similar to inkjet printing. Micro droplets of ink are squirted onto a product to create an image. The ink is instantly cured by exposing it to UV light.

Perfect for multi coloured logos

Create a unique effect with matt, gloss or embossed finishes

Strong resistance to fading or damage

Ideal for small quantities

Only suitable for flat or slightly curved surfaces

Available within our SureShip™ service

Suitable for flat, slightly curved surfaces

Applicable for plastic materials

Only possibly for CMYK artwork

Doming

Doming is used to create a 3D version of your image by shaping a raised surface beneath the print. A mould is formed, printed and filled with epoxy which is then hardened to maintain its shape.

Create a 3D effect

Strong resistance to fading or damage

Can only be applied to flat surfaces

Suitable for flat surfaces, which are designed with a depressed area for the domed sticker

Applicable for plastic, paper, wood and metal materials.

CMYK artwork

Diamond engraving

Diamond engraving is applied with a diamond that scratches the logo with great precision in a surface.

Permanent

Sustainable

Unique tone-to-tone effect

Suitable for flat, round, convex and concave surfaces

Applicable to metal types and articles with a special lacquer layer, including luxury stationery and steel lamps

Embroidery

Embroidery is decorating a fabric by stitching thread in a pattern

Classic decoration technique

High value look

Suitable for both flat and irregular surfaces

Tread colours to match any logo

High impact wool stitch

Applicable for cotton, polyester and fleece materials

Maximum of 12 colours (from Madeira chart)

Hot stamping

Hot stamping is debossing with a metallic finish, created by applying foil between the to-be-decorated surface and the dye.

Exceptional superior impression

Create a unique 3D look

Ideal for real and imitation leather product

Available in silver and gold finish

Suitable for flat surfaces

Applicable for genuine and artificial leather PU and PVC), and paper materials

One colour: silver, gold, metallic green, red or blue

HXD

Introducing HXD, a unique decoration method that offers all new possibilities for your branded apparel.What really separates HXD is the added dimension it brings to a logo, creating a subtle pop from the apparel surface.

​​inFusion™

No you can't feel it, even if you try!

Introducing infusion - the untouchable decoration
Re-imagine decoration.
We have developed a new technique that infuses your logo into the fabric creating an untouchable decoration with razor sharp detail, unlike any other.

Razor sharp with higher resolution

Offers a comfortable, breathable decoration

Untouchable

Offers unlimited colours for one set up



inFusion™ is available for 4 Elevate styles:



38020 / 38021 Elevate Sarek short sleeve tee

38094 / 38095 Elevate Tipton short sleeve polo

38214 / 38215 Elevate Stokes hooded sweater

38219 / 38220 Elevate Garner full zip hooded sweater

Laser engraving

Laser engraving is achieved through using a laser beam to precisely etch decoration into a surface.

Create a high-class impression

Unique tone on tone

Superb result for metal, glass and wood

Pad printing

Pad printing or tampon printing is an indirect offset printing process that involves ink being transferred from an engraved metal plate via a silicone pad onto the product creating the image.

Great all-round cost-effective solution

Can be applied on virtually any shape

Suitable for any surface texture, including soft products like stress balls

Perfect for multi coloured logos

Fast and economical

Suitable for all types of shapes, e.g. flat, round, convex, concave

Applicable for plastic, glass, ceramic, paper, wood, metal materials

Maximum of 4 colours or CMYK on white products

Screen printing

Screen printing or silk screen is a printing method where the image is imposed on a mesh screen with blank areas coated with an impermeable substance. Inks are then pressed through the mesh screen to produce clear, sharp images.

Economic choice for large multi-coloured decoration

Great choice for texts decorations and a distressed look and feel

CMYK available for white substrates

Suitable for flat surfaces

Applicable for polyester, nylon, cotton and non-woven materials

Maximum of 4 colours for non-textiles and maximum of 5 colours for textiles

Screen round

Screen round is based on the same method as screen print but the product is turned during the printing process, making this method suitable for curved surfaces.

Long lasting results

Apply sharp, high-quality decoration on curved products

Economic choice for large quantities

Multi-colour decoration available on a selection of pens

Ideal for text



Shapes: Round

Materials: Plastic ABS, PP, PLA, paper, metal (mugs and flasks only)

Products: Pens, lipbalms, mugs, flasks

Colours: ​One colour

Max Print Area: 50x25 mm for pens, 200x200 for mugs and flasks.

Sticker

When a permanent imprint on an article is not desired

For gift wrapping and packing

Low minimum order quantity

Printing in both screen printing or digital printing are available

Any shape and dimension is possible

Quicker delivery time compared to domed stickers

Various adhesions in terms of adhesion possible in function of the substrate on which they are applied.

Transfer print

​Transferring is done by first creating a screen print image on paper and then using heat and glue to transfer it onto the chosen product.

Ideal for fabrics

Economical solution for multicolour printing of smaller quantities

Perfect for logos with many colours

Very good coverage also for bright ink

Allows for extreme detail like small text

Free standing text

No contours required

Large sizes available

Suitable for flat surfaces

Applicable for polyester, nylon, cotton and non-woven materials

Maximum of 4 colours or CMYK artwork

True edge™ Transfer

​Your message in the right place. Create maximum brand exposure with True Edge™ transfer.
This cutting-edge heat-transfer process produces remarkable clarity and precision.

Allows for extreme detail like small text

Four-colour process or spot colour

Perfect for logos with many colours

Alternative to embroidery for thin garments

Maintains integrity of waterproof fabrics

UV High Gloss

Directe screenprint with enver environmentally friendly UV ink.

On virtually all glass, porcelain and ceramic products.

Possible on straight and conical models.

High quality printing, dishwasher safe.

The only technique possible to print cyan and magenta on ceramics

Grids in artwork are not printable