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Guidelines For Production

Production Time:

  • Normal production time is 4-5 business days for plaques and awards.  Trophies typically are 2-4 days.

  • Rush service is available. Call us for a quote.


  • The customer must review all final proofs, initial them and return them to Suburban. Please check for spelling, punctuation, and layout.

  • Any errors in the finished product which were based on the customer's final proof will be corrected at the customer's expense.


  • Non-electronic format:

    • Suburban prefers camera-ready art on clean white paper.

    • "Camera ready art" is

      • Black and white line art

      • Crisp clear lines (no faxes or website down-loads)

  • Electronic Art:

    • Suburban's principle application is CorelDraw.

    • Suburban will accept files in the following format

      • CorelDraw

      • Adobe Illustrator

      • Adobe Photoshop

      • MS Word

      • EPS, TIF, and JPEG.  These files should have a dpi of 300 or better. Bitmaps are discouraged because the final product is often very pixilated.

    • Please send a print out of the artwork for verification

    • Suburban accepts electronic artwork via

  • Suburban can help you with your artwork

    • Re-typeset new information

    • Clean-up existing artwork

    • Create new artwork

    • Please talk to our sales representative for a quote