Premium 16pt Business Cards: What are they?

So you’re shopping for printing services and you came across 16pt business cards. We know what you’re thinking: what are 16pt business cards?

In the printing industry, the thickness of a paper product is gauged in special measurements. This of course leaves the consumer scratching their head. To help make it easier for you to understand, we simplifying and compare these official measurements to things you can easily understand.

The 16pt business cards have a 50% thickness of a credit card. If you were to stack two 16pt business cards on top of each other and place them next to a credit card, they would stack up to be the same height.

Many printing companies claim to carry “Premium Business Cards” but they never tell you that their thickness is anything BUT premium.  Most companies call a 14pt or a 12pt paper to be premium. To BlockbusterPrint.com, the 12pt and 14pt are entry level and cheap paper card stocks. A true premium business card is a 16pt thickness.

If you want a card that is perfect in thickness and presentation, order 16pt business cards online from BlockbusterPrint.com.