Artwork Preparation Guidelines 

If your artwork files does not meet our specifications, Semmax is not responsible for any printing errors that can arise as a result. Please follow this guide carefully to prepare your artwork files.

If your artwork file prepared by Semmax Team then we will take care required things. In case artwork done by Semmax team, we will take a written approval on email from you before processing it further for printing process.

If your artwork file prepared by your team/your designer then you need to assure that all things should be taken care and in this case we will not responsible for any mistake committed in artwork or final product basis on the provided artwork. In this case the artwork file as provided by you, will be treated as approved by you and we will directly process it further for printing process as assuming that it is approved from you and we will not take the again approval from you. 

1. CDR File of Artwork

Scenario  1. If Artwork To Be Done By Semmax Team: After we receive your order, we will prepare the CDR file of your artwork with your understanding & requirement  and we will sent you the artwork file in form of JPEG File/PNG File/PDF File by email/whatsapp for your approval. You need to check the file in respect to all things (like content and all other design pattern) and revert us on email with you approval to go ahead for further printing process. If you feel any change/correction then please do not approve it and give us instructions for changes/corrections on email. As we received your email regarding change/correction, our team will contact you to understand the change/correction and here you need to give full support to our team so that team can easily understand your requirement of corrections and can do the corrections accordingly. After correction our team will resent the artwork file on your email for your approval. Once you give us approval we will process it further for printing process. Here please note that if you have approve the artwork file once and it is gone for further processing then we will not able to  make any changes. If any mistake has been done by you during checking the file and approval, we will not responsible for that. Whatever you have approved that will be processed further for printing process. 

Scenario  2. If Artwork Done By Your Team: After we receive your order, we will ask you for CDR file of artwork. As you provide us the CDR file, we will process it further for printing process. As in this scenario, the artwork file is prepared by you or your team so we will keep full faith upon you and do not ask again for your approval. The artwork file as provide by you will be used for further printing process. Here please note that if you once give us artwork file and it is gone for further processing then we will not able to  make any changes. If any mistake has been committed by you or your team or your designer during preparation of artwork file, we will not responsible for that. Whatever artwork file you have provided us that will be processed further for printing process as it was. In this case we will not take any approval from you because the file is already prepared by you so it will be treated as final and approved from your side. 

2. Samples

You may also request us for blank samples before start production. Blank Sample means, way to check the dimension, structure, of your packaging product. It may also called Plain Sample / Un Printed Sample. It will not equal to your real product. It will a just idea about your product. We are not providing samples by default for all job work. We provide the samples on specific cases and with only on written request of clients.

3. Accepted File Formats For Artwork 

1. If artwork to be prepared by you or your team or your designer : Only Curved CDR File is accepted.

2. If artwork to be prepared by Semmax Team : CDR/JPG/PNG/PDF Files are accepted.  

4. Color Matching

Semmax is not liable for color matching or ink density on screen proofs approved by the customers. Screen proofs will predict design layout, text accuracy, image proportion and placement, but not color or density. While Semmax will try it's best to match the gradient density of each color, Semmax is not liable for the final appearance of a color.

5. Submitting Artwork

You need to sent us all files related to your artwork by email only at out email id sales@semmaxprinting.com

6. When you designing your artwork file, Please follow these rules:

1. You need to mentioned all the dimensions in the file in format of LWH (LxWxH) in mm.

2. If you have opt any additional options, like - Pantone Colors, Leaf, Embossing, Drip Off, Gloss, Matalic, Lamination etc., then you must mentioned in the artwork file and as well in your purchase order.