Turnaround Speed

Turnaround Speed

Every order processed at rush speed

Our Turnaround is fast, very fast. Our goal is to prepare your work at the highest quality and get it in the mail and on its way to you as quickly as possible.

Orders for 10 or fewer copies of the same book that measure 8.5 x 11 inches or A4 are processed in 5 work days (except for busy periods).
We ship on the 5th work day with the shipping speed of your choice.
For our busiest periods we ship on the 6th work day.

The following types of books might take up to 10 work days, based on how busy we are:

  • Order with horizontal Spine Lettering (2 extra work days at all times)
  • Orders for more than 10 books (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Orders for less than 10 books that are not identical (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Orders for books smaller than 8.5 x 11 inches and A4 (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Orders for books larger than 8.5 x 11 inches (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Landscape books (i.e. books bound on the short side) (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Books with more than 450 single-sided pages or more than 900 double-sided pages. (up to 5 extra work days)
  • Gloss paper books thicker than 1 inch (greater than 270 single sided pages or 540 double-sided pages) (up to 5 extra work days)

Note: Some general rules regarding order processing.

  • 12PM Central Standard Time (CST) is our daily cutoff time for shipments.
  • Orders placed online after 12PM on a work day are submitted on the following work day.
  • Orders arriving in the mail after 12PM on a work day are submitted on the following work day.
  • Orders placed online or arriving in the mail on weekends or holidays are submitted on the following work day.
  • Work days are Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
  • Your order may be delayed if we have to contact you for any reason.

Please contact us for more information.

Different orders will require unique turnaround.
PLEASE KEEP IN MIND that orders of mixed types will ship in ONE package, and will be subject to the longer turnaround.