Smart Aroma uses specialist scented inks embedded with microcapsules of scent which, when rubbed or scratched, break to release a fantastic aroma. This ink is printed on add texture to complement the design as well. There is a huge array of scents available, so contact us to find out which best suit you need.
Smart Crystal translucent cards use high specification IR blocking technology, applied between the printable cores, to ensure machine readability. Care is always taken to ensure design compatibility and to address the interplay between the face and reserve elements. Resulting cards are extremely attractive, providing options for unique design techniques to be employed.
Smart Glacia cards use combinations of opaque and clear inks to create stunning design effects over a transport core. LSP has full licensing agreement to produce Smart Glacia cards incorporating a patented IR blocking filter within a clear core structure to ensure machine acceptance. Care is always taken to ensure design compatibility and to address the interplay between face and reverse element.
Smart glow cards use both ‘day glow’ inks and phosphorescent ink that can glow in the dark. These inks can be used to great effect to bring your design to life by adding extra vibrancy and colour contrast. A vast array of specialist inks which enhance any design such as metallic, pearlescent, thermochromics and many other exciting effects.
Smart Reflects holographic feature can be used as either the base effect of the card or to highlight different card aspects. A metalized insert covers then placed on the clear and white plastic layers; enabling customers to achieve visually stunning designs which certain to differentiate. Smart Reflect is available in Silver, Rainbow, Gold and Gold Rainbow options. .
Smart Strata takes the card’s different design elements and divides them into component layers, creating a 3-D effect. This enables issuers to highlight particular areas of the card’s design. For cards that everyone will be talking about, Smart Strata adds true value to the payment cards by demonstrating a real drop shadow within the card body, making images appear to ‘float’.
Smart touch cards put its customers design elements onto the surface of the card to create a real interaction for cardholder. Scratch resistant varnishes are used to provide tactile and visual feedback to the customer. Real contrast can be achieved by using both matte and gloss varnishes on the card. The process involves the collation and lamination of sheets, before being returned to the screen printing area for the application of tactile varnish.
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OT shows itself as an innovator with this ground breaking technology. Bring life to your card design by adding colour to the card edge. The great feature of this exciting new technology is that almost ANY colour is possible and with no minimum order quantity. Even more exciting and something that is completely unique to OT is the capability of having multiple colours on the edge of the card. Coloured edges on a clear plastic card will also become a reality in the near future.