The Lane Process

The Lane Process

We’re about two things: making the best magazines possible and making it easy for publishers to work with us. Here we share some of our secrets.

2018 PINE Awards: Uncharted territory

When we enter printing awards competitions, we expect to come away with a couple of wins. Our folks are […]

Lane Wins 10 PINE Printing Excellence Awards

Our folks were “swept off of their feet” by the PINE Awards Gala.
(That’s our story, and we’re sticking to […]

Lane Wins Two Sappi Printer of the Year Awards

As the folks at Sappi Fine Papers say about print quality, “There is a fine line between ‘so-so’ and […]

Lane Wins PINE Awards for Printing Excellence

Print quality is a foundation on which we build customer relationships. We know full well that you make a […]

Mailing List Mistakes: 7 Common Problems That Will Hamper Your Delivery

By Jason Kiefer
Mailing Systems & Postal Affairs/Lane Press
The key to getting your publications expeditiously into the hands of your […]

No One Likes Wrinkles: How to Avoid Fluting in Your Magazine

If you’ve been in magazine publishing for any length of time, you’ve probably seen fluting. It’s when a page […]

Knockout Type: How to Make It Pop

Q: I notice that white knockout type in folios sometimes looks slightly red. How can I avoid this in […]

6 Common Questions About Intelligent Mail Barcode

By now, you’re surely familiar with the Postal Service’s Intelligent Mail Barcode (IMb). At the very least, you’ve heard […]

Communicating Redesign Aspirations: A Sample Scope of Work Letter

Even editors can be at a loss for words when it comes to expressing their needs for a magazine […]

8 Designers with an Eye for Alumni Magazines

Thinking about embarking on an editorial and/or visual overhaul of your alumni magazine? Here’s a short list of designers […]