Journals (also known as Custom Print & Direct Mail) are available to Lightning Source customers.
Having a Journals account provides publishers with the ability to send single units to a large customer order list (distribution list). Traditional distribution is not offered for Journal accounts; instead, publishers take on the role of sending units to customers.
- Limited trim size availability
- Duplex cover printing on all available sizes
- Not available for distribution
- Journals can only be printed in the US and UK
- File should be print-ready. There is no review process or premedia intervention
- The last page will contain a white space 25-30mm for our printer information
- We have a minimum of 200 unique addresses within the continental US in order to complete the polybagging service
Our Journals User Guide and File Creation Guide are attached below.