Glossary of Printing Terms:
Lay

The position of the print on a sheet of paper. Lays (front and side)

The guides or gauges (at front and side) to which paper is fed before being printed or otherwise processed on a machine (for example, folding).

Lay edges – the edges of a sheet, which are laid against the front and side lays. Also known as guide or gripper edge.


Browse Our Products

Please feel free to contact us

 • 
212.619.5446 • Email • 212.883.8088
Corporate Headquarters

315 Madison Avenue, NYC 10017
Open Monday - Friday: 9:30am-5:30pm
*No Walk-In Appointments*

Follow Us
Production Facility

629 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ 07310
Open Monday - Friday: 9:30AM - 4:00PM
*No Walk-In Appointments*