Stamp Out Dull-Looking Letters with Personalized Stamps

Available online through Dutch mail company

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If you're seeking a fresh way to add zing to your family's annual holiday brag letter, consider having a favorite photo immortalized on a stamp. That way, the friends and relatives who receive your greeting card can get an instant preview of one of the vacations, dance recitals, soccer victories, and academic achievements detailed in the letter. Or, if you're writing to an acquaintance you haven't seen in awhile, you could attach a stamp with a photo of yourself to the envelope. Hey, remember me? Or how about using personalized stamps when sending out resumes? or sales letters? The possibilities are endless.

Through an e-commerce site set up by the Dutch mail company Royal RPG Post, you can order sheets of stamps personalized with a family photo, a child's drawing, or other image of your choice.

After a PDF is created for incoming orders, the file goes into automated print production using DALiM TwiST automated prepress workflow technology. The software extracts the relevant parts of the PDF and assembles them into two print jobs: printing the stamps, and a personalized letter with name, address, and details of the order, such as quantities of sheets ordered.

The personal stamps cost ?12.95 for a sheet of ten stamps and then ?5.95 thereafter. Customers in The Netherlands will appreciate the fact that the stamps come with a "legal" stamp adjacent so that they can be used to mail a letter.

Dalim Software offers high-end software solutions designed to facilitate and automate the entire processing of files prior to printing. (Royal TG Post:; Dalim Software:

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