Finally finished the book?
Now it's time to print.
We provide suitable advice for every print run, even for small edition book printing. The options vary from luxury books to budget versions and everything in between. For example, spot UV coating, embossing or a hardcover for your cover.
In short, we print your book entirely to your liking.
We understand that it must be right
A family business with 25 years of knowledge and skills. We work together with a committed team towards a great end result.
We believe that personal service makes the difference. We work together with care and flexibility to ensure a smooth process.
Quality is a habit for us. We are known for that. Our experience and machinery park ensure a great result in high and low runs.
Book printing with Ridderprint?
1. non-binding Offer
Apply for a non-binding offer for having your book printed. We will send you a tailor-made proposal.
2. ORDER CONFIRMATION & PLANNING
We send you additional information and plan the order. Processes are started, depending on your choices.
3. Submitting files
You receive instructions on how to create files, and you will receive the addresses you should send the files to. We will check these files for a number of standard aspects. We will give you some feedback for improvement if necessary.
4. Checking proof print
You receive the proof, to check it for content and quality. You will also receive an information card with some explanation about the proof. You can make the necessary adjustments and send us the final documents.
5. Production and delivery
After your approval, we start with the production. After the production, the delivery takes place with overnight shipment to the address agreed on, at normal business hours.
Print your book? These are our cover options
A hard, inflexible cover made of cardboard lends the book a deluxe look. It can be given a glossy or matt laminated finish, but it can also be made in fabric or even leather.
Spot UV coating is used for applying a glossy layer at specific spots on a matte laminated cover. We also have raised Spot UV coating. This raised version is better visible and also tactile.
Frequently asked questions
The process can take two to four weeks, depending on the specifications of your order and on services like layout and design. Of course this process can be accelerated. For faster delivery, please contact us.
The costs for book printing depend on your wishes such as print run, number of pages, extra services etc. If you request an offer from us, we will contact you to discuss the costs based on these wishes.
As a PDF file. You will find more information in our manual.
We have various types of paper for the inside pages and cardboard for the cover. There are also various applications for embellishing the cover. Since the possibilities we offer are many, we have not shown all options in the offer request. If you want to be informed of all options, please contact us without obligations.
With the offer request you can also apply for our manual. Our standard paper types are included as examples. Some applications have been used on the cover of this manual.
With your order you will receive login details to our portal, where you can submit the files.
We also have our own WeTransfer channel you can use for sending documents > Wetransfer
If you want to register your book, an ISBN will be required. With this number, your book will be listed in a database that is recognised world-wide.
Please state this wish when you request for an offer for having your book printed. We will need some information from you in order to be able to submit the application. The costs for this ISBN application are €25, exclusive of 9% VAT.
We can print books in short runs. In both softcover and hardcover version.
What is the spine thickness of my cover? How do I submit my files? You will find the answers to many of your questions on our customer service page. You will also find tips and useful facts.