September 11, 2020
5 Keys to Preparing Your Files for Printing Success
Dynamic. Unique. Brilliant. And fast. New York City businesses, artists, and organizations expect nothing less from their go-to printer. But achieving high-quality, quick turnaround printing to match the unparalleled energy and pace of NYC requires three things: an experienced team of experts rooted in the community, cutting-edge printing technology, and files that are prepared for […]
September 1, 2020
What Type of Paper Is Right for Your Printing Needs | Print NYC
New York City businesses and artists want their print jobs to match the pace and excitement of the city—fast, vibrant, and full of energy. And that means knowing your way around paper. What weight should you use? What stock is most suited for your needs? Will coated or uncoated paper show off your project to […]
August 14, 2020
One Stop Solution For All Your Printing Essentials | Print NYC
At Bestype, we’ve been hard at work delivering on our promise: Printing that’s essential to your business success. Now more than ever, the power of print is clear to see: Brick & Mortar: Reconnect Through Brand Experience Yes, you probably need COVID social distancing and mask signage, and we’ve got you covered. But the real […]
Let’s Keep Moving Forward New York…with Care.
Over the last couple of weeks, it’s become clear that there’s a right way and a wrong way to reopen the economy. We’re all eager to get back to some semblance of normalcy so let’s keep moving Forward, responsibly and sustainably. Our team at Bestype is pulling out all of the stops to help you […]
July 23, 2020
Sidewalk Signs & Window Posters
Custom window posters and sidewalk signs (also called A-frame signs or sandwich boards) are affordable and effective advertising tools. Cafés, jewelry stores, wineries, and boutiques are just a few examples of businesses that can benefit from these simple devices. A professionally designed outside sidewalk sign or custom poster with eye-catching colors and graphics can help […]
July 1, 2020
NY Forward: Meet Your Reopening Support Team
Today, we begin the process of restarting, restoring and reconnecting with one another. With all that is taking place, we know that you face challenging questions and complex decisions. The good news is, our team is here to help you make reopening successful. Let’s start with what NY Forward is and what the phases are. […]
We are here. So are you. Let’s do this together.
My parents founded Bestype more than forty years ago to bring world-class printing and imaging services to clients throughout New York. Some of our longest-serving team members have experienced the ups and downs of running a business in the heart of the Greatest City in the World through multiple recessions, through the days and months […]
The Time to Communicate with Your Customers is Now. We Can Help.
Dear clients and friends, The last six weeks have turned the world as we know it upside down, and here in New York, we’ve felt it more acutely than perhaps any other part of the country. But we also know this: Every nation that has started easing restrictions and preparing for what’s next has seen […]
June 20, 2020
Resources to Help Fellow Small Business Owners
Dear Clients and Friends, Back in 1978 when Bestype opened as a graphic service bureau, my folks had no way of knowing what challenges and achievements would lay ahead. What I do know is that, through it all, they found a way to make it work. As a small business owner, I find my […]
April 20, 2020
What is white space in design?
Sometimes, less is more. That saying applies in business cards design too. White space can say more about you or your business. White space is usually connected with sophistication, while busy designs signal cheap. This is why traditional business cards focus on basic text with a few engaging graphical designs. However, unique brands and professionals […]