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The New Zealand Flag - Protocols

Posted by David Moginie on

The What, When and How You can buy the New Zealand Flag from our online store, directly from our showrooms in Auckland or Wellington or by simply emailing us: sales@flagmakers.co.nz. When looking at buying the NZ Flag there are a few things to consider: If just for interior display, then a standard flag will do. You can hang it vertically using a pole sleeved though the header. Most people prefer to leave the ropes and swivel clips or toggles on so that is still looks like an authentic flag. If you are in a windy location then the 'Polybunting' fabric...

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Payment Options

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Direct Debit Payment can be made direclty to our back acount. ASB 12-3400-0002818-00. Please include your name and order reference in the reference fields. This is important as we can easily identitfy your transaction and process your order more quickly. Credit Card We accept all major credit cards. Please contact us on 0800 900800 Account Application Get in touch with us through our contact for to setup an account. Please note criteria does apply to be an account holder. You must be trading for at least 3 years and have over 5 employees. Get in touch today. 

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Five Great Reasons For Choosing Dye Screen Printed Flags

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What are the differences between dye-screen and digitally printed printed flags? The following explains these differences. While Flagmakers has state-of-the-art digital printing equipment that has helped us win industry awards over the years we highly recommend using dye-screen printed product for your StreetFlags. Digital technology has improved over recent years but there still remain some significant differences. 5 Great Reasons! 1.  Lower Cost - Saves Your Money. For runs larger than 15-20 flags, dye-screen flags are cheaper to produce so you get more flags for your money.  This will depend on the number of colours and complexity of graphics of...

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How to Choose The Right Teardrop or Feather Flag

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Five Key Factors in choosing the right flag Selecting the right flag depends on a number of factors: your message, quality of construction, shape, ‘flying’, size and double or single sided printing. 1. Your Message Consider your message on your flag. The logo and message will largely determine the shape of the flag.   Keep the number of words to a minimum.  We recommend only two.  People have a limited time to read the flag which is moving so the fewer the words the better. If you want to display a large round or square logo then a Feather (Flex) or Square (Swing) will have sufficient area to...

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Artwork Specifications

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File Formats Supply your files in pdf, ai or eps formats with all vectors preserved.Do not supply bitmap images such as JPEG GIF, BMP, PNG or TIFF unless it is a photograph. Ensure all images are embedded. Fonts Convert fonts to paths or outlines. Not sure what this means? - Call us on 0800 900 800 and ask one of our designers Resolution Supply raster images at 150dpi at 100% of your print size. Colours Please supply Pantone colours in your document or physical colour samples for colour matching. If you can only supply CMYK please request a test print to...

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