Complete Design and Pre-Press Services

At LMI Packaging, we have a complete team of creative services for lid and label design and pre-press support. From design creation to artwork layout approvals and plate production, our team handles the whole process in-house to keep your projects on schedule from concept to production. Whether starting your new lid or label solution from scratch or optimizing your existing designs and readying them for our state-of-the-art printing presses, our team is here to help every step of the way. Wherever you are in the process, we are here to get you to the finish line.

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Shorter Lead Times with In-House Capabilities

Having high-quality design and total pre-print services directly in our facility reduces pre-production time and allows our clients to be more hands-on with the development of their lid or label packaging solution. We do not outsource our plate production – our digital photopolymer platemaking equipment allows us to create, proof, and produce plates on-site and get them to the floor as quickly as possible, eliminating errors and optimizing production time. Partner with LMI Packaging and take advantage of an experienced design and pre-press team with short turnaround times to bring your new products to market as efficiently and effectively as possible.

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Design Consultation and Creation

Our seasoned team of designers and pre-press specialists bring insight and experience to your product packaging. We work to understand your specific product needs and challenges from a design and pre-press perspective. Internal collaboration means our teams are always working together, ensuring that every aspect of the production of your lid of label solution, from design and pre-press to production, is balanced and optimized to meet your product’s needs.

Expertise in Color Theory

For LMI Packaging, it is more than just achieving color target approvals. Our team is trained and experienced in total color theory which means they can help identify potential common colors and matches within your design to reduce the overall number of colors needed while still meeting the high-quality appearance of your product that you expect.

Press Check Support for Better Accuracy and Performance

After design approval, our pre-press team begins work on your final product by proofing colors, producing plates, reviewing, and making adjustments to achieve your aesthetic goals. From updating colors to creating new plates, at LMI Packaging, our design and pre-press teams do whatever it takes to ensure the final product meets your expectations and needs. We happily maintain an open-door policy knowing that many of our customers like join us, at our facility, at press checks. Upon press check completion, you will see exactly how your lids will look on shelves and in the hands of your customers. With LMI Packaging, there are no surprises, only quality work and durable products.

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On-Site Plate Production - LMI Packaging

On-Site Plate Production and Management

With state-of-the-art digital plate making equipment at our fingertips, we are able to proof, produce, correct, and manage every single plate for your products. This means less time waiting for plates to be made, shipped, received, and tested before production can begin. Less time waiting on plates means a faster turnaround to get your new products to market.