Cookbook Printing Estimates

Cookbook Estimating Services

Cookbook Design and Printing Services

This web form was designed to provide publishers and self publishers of cookbooks a free cookbook production quote resource. The commercial cookbook printers associated with will print cookbooks for individuals, clubs, associations, schools, churches and for professional cookbook publishers. We print fund raising cookbooks, charity cookbooks, Cajan cookbooks, Creole cookbooks, Southern cookbooks, Low Cal cookBooks, Low Carb cookbooks, how to barbecue cookbooks, how to fry chicken cookbooks, How to prepare wild game coo books, Ethnic cookbooks, Italian Cookbooks, French Cookbooks, German Cookbooks, Swiss Cookbooks, Mexican Cookbooks, TexMex cookbooks just to name a few. If you can develop the recipe, write the cookbook, photograph or illustrate your cookbook our printers can print your cookbook. If you need help with design or graphics our printers can assist you here as well.

Cookbooks can be printed with a hardcover or a softcover. You can choose a layflat binding, a spiral wire binding or a book with no smear pages for your cookbook. Cookbooks can have tabbed sections or tab cut indexes. After you complete this cookbook printing quote web form press submit one time and your request is emailed to each of our cookbook printers. The printing firms who can best meet your printing requirements will contact you shortly by mail, email or fax.

Our cookbook printing web form is very easy to use. It is about making choices and answering easy questions.

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General Information:
- Your Name is a required field.

- Company or Organization
- Street Address
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- Zip Code - Country Code
- Work or Cell Phone is a required field.
- Home Phone only if applicable
- Fax Number
- Email Address is a required field.

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will reply by email and or phone or fax.

Enter the quantities to be quoted in this box. Separate each quantity with a comma. This is a required field.

Enter number of pages.

Describe the cookbook production in your terms or technical terms.
What you tell us here about the use of the book and life expectancy of the book will help us recommend the best paper and binding for your book order.

Page or text printing: Select one.
Pages will print one color black ink through out.
Pages will print black and one color through out.
Pages will print living color CMYK through out.
The printer is to recommend the text ink.

Select the nearest page size:
All sizes are in inches
4 1/2 x 6 7/8   Pocket novel size
5 1/2 x 8 1/8
5 1/2 x 8 1/2   Half of a standard sheet of copy machine paper
6 x 9
6 7/8 x 9
7 x 10
7 1/2 x 9   Microsoft Windows 95 manual size
8 1/2 x 11   Standard copy machine paper size
9 x 12

Page color - paper color preference:
Printer to suggest the paper color

Describe the text paper.
60 lb coated
70 lb coated
80 lb coated
60 lb uncoated
70 lb uncoated
80 lb uncoated
Printer to recommend the best weight for our project

Choose a paper grade.
Grade 1 most expensive
Grade 2 mid range
Grade 3 least expensive
Printer to recommend

Bleeds, text:
Bleeding is printing off the edge of the sheet.
Will the text pages bleed?
YES the text will bleed.
NO the text will not bleed.

Describe the cover printing: Select one.
The cover & spine will Foil Stamp in black.
The cover & spine will Foil Stamp in two colors.
The cover & spine will Silk Screen in black ink.
The cover & spine will Silk Screen in two colors.
The printer is to recommend cover treatment.

Do you want a hard cover of a soft cover book? Select one.
I want a hard cover book.
I want a soft cover book.
I want a soft cover that lays flat.
I want a hard cover that lays flat.

Will you want a book jacket? Yes no
Yes we want a book jacket
No we will not require a book jacket.

How many colors will the jacket print?
Skip this block of questions if you do not want a book jacket.
1 color book jacket
2 colors book jacket
Living color CMYK book jacket with coating
Living color CMYK and embossed book jacket with coating
Living color CMYK plus one foil color book jacket with coating
Living color CMYK plus one foil and embossed book jacket with coating
The printer is to recommend the book jacket and coating

Bleeds, book jacket or sleeve:
Bleeding is printing off the edge of the sheet. Will the Jacket bleed?
YES the jacket (sleeve) will bleed.
NO the jacket (sleeve) will not bleed.

Boxing: How many books do you want in each carton?
6 books per carton
12 books per carton
24 books per carton
36 books per carton
Printer to recommend
Packaging and boxing to be determined at a later date

What will you provide the printer.

Will you require design services?
Yes, we require design services.
No, we do not require design services.

What will you furnish for copy?
Rough design ideas
Final camera ready copy
Final electronic files
Combined hard copy and electronic files

Our electronic files were created on a
Macintosh computer
PC computer

Our design software is: Include the version number if you know it. Here are some prompts to assist you.
Macintosh: Adobe Illustrator, QuarkXPress, Adobe Pagemaker, Micromedia Freehand, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Distiller, Adobe Indesign.   PC: Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Corel Draw, QuarkXPress, Pagemaker, Adobe Freehand, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Distiller, Illustrator, Filemaker Pro., Other brand

Who will provide the color separations?
The Printer will furnish the separations.
We will furnish the separations.

If the order delivers to another location please provide the address?

Will you require mailing services?
Yes, we require mailing services.
No, we do not require mailing services.

If mailing is required what kind of data base will you provide?

Fulfillment services: Will you require special shipping, delayed shipping, or daily or
weekly order fulfillment?
Yes, we will require fulfillment services.
No, we will not require fulfillment services.
Please describe your fulfillment requirement.

Production time:
What date will the copy or files be ready?
When do you require delivery at your door?
If the order is being mailed, what is the mailing drop date?

Questions or Comments:

If we have questions, what is the best time to contact you?

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