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What is Rick Black?

Rich black, in printing, is an ink mixture of solid black over one or more of the other CMYK colors, resulting in a darker tone than black ink alone generates in a printing process.

Black (100% K) can be used for body text, barcodes and QR Codes Rich Black (40 C 30 M 30 Y 100 K) should be used when using blocks of black or large black headlines The diagram below shows you the difference between rich black and black.