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Why ZUZA?

Let us help your company look its very best across the full spectrum of printed pieces with our commercial printing services; from one-page flyers, to the most intricately designed collateral and everything in-between. Get the highest-order craftsmanship for your projects with ZUZA’s veteran team of creative professionals, based in San Diego, CA and serving Southern California and beyond.

ZUZA operates out of a modern, 47,000 square-foot facility in the Carlsbad Research Center. Our central location makes us the local printing company up and down the Southern California coast.

Our Carlsbad printing facility uses an advanced software system to monitor the progress of every job from the moment it is assigned to the moment it reaches your hands. This ensures exceptional quality control and project-management through every phase of planning and production.

Our commitment to giving you the very best quality is validated with our ISO 9001:2015 certification.

Digital Printing

On Demand

ZUZA provides you with high quality, on-demand, digital printing that matches the quality of offset printing. Our state-of-the-art HP Indigo digital printing presses allow us to bring you very affordable short run printing that makes no compromises on quality.

Leverage ZUZA’s digital print solution for your most demanding web-to-print needs. We’ve got the high-end digital printing presses and expert team to bring your printing projects to life, quickly and affordably.

Variable Data

ZUZA’s digital workflow can personalize each printed piece with variable data.  Switch out names, images, addresses to create personalized marketing messages that get results.

Offset Printing

Six-Color Capability

ZUZA supports your marketing with premium offset printing services.

Among offset printing companies, ZUZA stands out for its exacting craftsmanship, quality process with ISO 9001:2015 certification, and a relentless passion to give you the best possible customer service experience. Helping us bring this to you is our assortment of high-end offset printing presses.

New Press

We are excited to be able to take a flagship model like the GLX640 and put it in to service here in San Diego.  The speed, wide range of substrates, and production options on this new press are amazing.  With this addition to our press line-up, we are confident that we will be delivering our customers the highest quality and greatest range of printed materials they can find anywhere.

Large Format Printing

Large format printing is a sure-fire way to get your company noticed. Wide format printing provides your products or services with that much needed exposure, and enhances brand recall and retention because the eyes of your target audience are naturally drawn to a large and bold message.

Leave a Lasting Impression with Large Format Printing

A beautifully-printed advertisement or signage splashed on an oversized canvas commands a lot of attention. Large ads and signs offer instant delivery of your message and make your potential clients or customers do a double take.

If your company wants to be a hit or perhaps needs more effective retail displays, or intends to make a huge statement in a major market, there is no better way to boost the visibility of your products and services than by displaying a huge, in-your-face ad or sign. The latest in digital printing technology allow printing companies to provide high-quality products at competitive prices and faster turnaround times.

ZUZA offers unique solutions for high-quality large and grand format printing requirements. We are a company that can produce graphics on a variety of substrates for interior and exterior applications almost at any size imaginable.

Our clients have come to rely on us for small signage needs to fully managed, nationwide graphics rollouts. Every project is a unique proposition that requires the 5 P’s of marketing and the 5 P’s of planning. We speak this language and inherently provide our clients with the best possible solution for their requirements.

Large Format Printing Options

ZUZA can produce high-quality and competitively-priced architectural wraps, banners, building wraps, bus shelters, billboards, event signage, exhibit /trade show displays, murals, point of purchase displays (POP displays) posters, retail signage, step and repeat banners, wall graphics, window signage, and other types of indoor and outdoor signage.

Offering pre press services that include color correction, color proofing, file setup/pre-flight, digital retouching, and hi-res scanning, also provide laminating, mounting, professional installation, seamless output, sewing, and other production needs.

Years of servicing small business and corporate clients nationwide have provided us with an astute understanding of materials, technology, and methodologies needed to effectively present your marketing goals. Allow us to work with you in finding the correct set of variables to make your large format printing projects a success. Consider making ZUZA your preferred partner for your advertising and marketing needs.

Capabilities

Custom
Printing

ZUZA’s custom printing services offer you almost unlimited choices to present the face of your business just as you see it. Create printing and marketing materials with the stunning look you desire. ZUZA is the custom printing company that can help you bring your most creative designs to life.

On-Demand
Printing

Printing on-demand places control in your hands while offering exactly as much professional assistance as you want. We know that your printed marketing materials are the face of your business, and need to be the best possible quality every time.

Medical Printing
Mini-Folding

ZUZA specializes in meeting the precise packaging needs of the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. ZUZA meets your miniature folding requirements for instructions inserted in your packaging with our HERZOG + HEYMANN KL 45 miniature folding machine.

ZUZA Capabilities Brochure

At ZUZA, we’re proud to serve you with unparalleled pre-press capabilities and expertise, with attention to detail that ensures a beautiful result every time.

Pre-press Equipment

  • Front-end Macintosh systems
  • NEW: Kodak Prinergy pre-press workflow
  • Electronic file transfer – FTP: files.zuzaprint.com (call for user ID and password)
  • Windows compatibility
  • G7 compliant
  • CIP4 color management system
  • NEW: Kodak Trendsetter platesetter with full automation
  • EPSON Stylus Pro 9900 ink jet proofer with inline spectrophotometer
  • ImpoProof digital imposition blueline with (2) Canon iPF8400 44” print engines

Komori GLX-640 – 29″ x 41″ HUV with inline UV. Capable up to 40pt. board (fully automated)
The GLX-640 is the latest addition to Komori’s flagship line of Lithrone offset presses.  With stable printing speeds of up to 18,000 sheets per hour, the GLX-640 can print on stocks up to 40pt. and as large as 29” x 41”.  The automation and technology advances allow for make-readies in minutes and unmatched color control.  Combine all that with it’s in-line UV and H-UV and the possibilities are incredible.

Heidelberg SpeedMaster CD 74-6 – 24″ x 29″ six-color and coater (CIP3 compatible)
[scanning spectrophotometer / closed loop system]
Noted for its speed and flexibility, The Heidelberg Speedmaster CD 74 can routinely print as high as 14,000 sheets per hour and beyond, accommodating a wide variety of different paper stocks and substrates, printing in brilliant color with six-color capability, and able to finish and enhance your print jobs with coatings.

Mitsubishi four-color perfecting press 28″ x 40″ (perfect 2/2, 2/1 or 1/1)
This quality offset printing press complements our Heidelberg presses with efficient, high-quality four-color printing. Having three-high volume offset presses allows us to meet your offset printing needs quickly and cost-competitively.

Two (2) Ryobi 3302 two-color presses 12″ x 18″
Rounding out ZUZA’s full complement of offset printing presses are our two Ryobi two-color presses, great for very cost-effective two-color work, or four-color work with two passes.

HP Indigo 7900 – six-color 13” x 19” (four color + white and raised clear)

HP Indigo 7900 – four-color 13” x 19”

Two (2) Konica C1100 – four-color 12” x 18” with inline finishing

All print on demand / variable data printing

ZUZA Marketing Asset Management online ordering system

60″ Mimaki Inkjet printer with laminator

Stitch, cut, fold. Whatever you require, we can do the job quickly and precisely.

  • Polar-Mohr 137 programmable cutter (54”) with jogging and scale counter
  • Polar-Mohr Eltromat 115 programmable cutter (45”)
  • Polar-Mohr programmable cutter (29”)
  • NEW: HERZOG+HEYMANN miniature folding machine KL 45 – pharmaceutical folder
  • Stahl folder with six parallel folds in first unit (30” x 50”)
    • Eight-page right angle
    • 16-page right angle
    • Two gate fold attachments
  • Two (2) MBO folders (30” x 50”)
    • 16-page right angle
    • gate fold attachment
  • MBO knife fold attachment
  • Osako 368AS collator/stitcher (max 18 1/2” x 12”, min 4 3/4” x 3”)
    • Four and five knife capabilities, six pockets and cover feeder
    • Optigraph pocket scanner with counter/stacker
  • Electronic batch computer
  • Eastey shrink wrap (2)
  • Shanklin auto shrink wrap
  • Baum 3-hole and five-hole drill
  • Challenge drill single-head and three-head
  • Interlake single-head stitcher
  • Bunn string-tie machine
  • GBC punch and bind – spiral & wire “o” capabilities
  • Dorn U.V. coater (20” x 26” maximum)
  • NEW: Horizon Smart Slitter (score, perf, slit)
  • Challenge round cornering (1/4”, 5/8”, 1/2” radius)
  • Horizon SPF-20 Stitcher/Collator/Folder
  • Full finishing, binding, packaging and turned edge services

Green Printing Services

ZUZA is committed to being an eco-friendly printing company.

In addition to our active paper stock waste recycling program and our use of environmentally-friendly vegetable based inks, we also offer you the choice of many papers that are certified for their responsible forest management. This allows you to take an active part in helping preserve our world’s precious forests.

ZUZA has been certified to both the Forest Stewardship Council™ (FSC®) and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) chain-of-custody standards as part of the production chain for environmentally safe products from forests. It’s just one more way ZUZA strives to provide you with environmentally friendly printing services you can feel good about.

Make the Environment Part of Your Brand’s Positioning

see how you can utilize the FSC and SFI logos on your printed pieces