Business Card Etiquette From Around the World

What’s the status of today’s business card? They remain a universally-recognized way to introduce oneself in the U.S., yet there may be additional protocols and traditions associated with handing out business cards abroad. Whether you travel abroad or you’re a trivia fan, you will likely find the following information fascinating!

Everything you need to know about… Linen

The Linen paper is a soft, uncoated stock that provides a crosshatch woven texture – giving it a unique and slightly textured look and feel. 

Everything you need to know about… Stamped Foil

Stamped foil is a thin material that requires heat and pressure to stamp the foil into the paper. This process adds an elegant appearance that is sure to captivate potential customers.

Everything you need to know about… Painted Edge Cards

The Painted Edge Card is a customly made paper created using layers of uncoated paper that are laminated together – making the paper 32pts think. The edges of each card are then painting one of 16 colors.