Production FAQ's

Production & delivery lead times

While we will always try to deliver by your requested date, out of stock conditions may sometimes occur.  When placing your order, please allow the following lead times for production and shipment.

Printed Military Items:        3 business days
Military Emblems:              3 business days
Military Plaques:                 7-10 business days
Etched Crystal:                   7-10 business days
Private Collections:           7-10 business days

Custom Emblem Styles

Crest-Craft’s skilled artists and craftsmen can transform your logo graphics into beautifully crafted Dimensional renderings that impart an added level of prestige and distinction to your awards and recognition selections. These emblem styles require one-time tooling charges, quoted separately based on the size and style best suited to your requirements.

Cast Metal Emblems

Suitable applications: Award plaques, perpetual plaques, desk accessories and giftware items.

Finishes: Your choice of gold, silver or bronze finishes. Non-standard sizes or the addition of color fill require special quotation.

Minimum Order: Non-stock custom designs require a low, 24-piece minimum

Delivery Lead Time: Allow 4-6 weeks for new tooling and production

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Die Struck Brass Emblems

Suitable applications: Small metal emblems, maximum 3 sq. inches, for jewelry, coins and medallions.

Pricing of custom die struck parts and tooling require specific quotation, based on quantity, size, design and finishing requirements.

Minimum Production: 100 pieces

Delivery Lead Time: Allow 2-3 weeks for new tooling and production

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Etched Enamel Emblems (metal sticker)

.032" thick metal with peel & stick adhesive back is 2D etched with your logo design and beautifully finished with enamel color fill.

Suitable applications: Standard tooling allows application to a wide variety of jewelry and accessory findings, giftware and recognition awards.

Standard Shapes & Sizes

ROUND 5/8" 3/4" 1 1/8" 1 5/8" 2" 3 1/8"
TRIANGLE 3/4" 7/8" 3 1/2" 4 1/2"    
SHIELD 3 X 3 3/4"          

Minimum Production: Etched enamel process requires minimum production of 100 pieces per size, per design. For large volume accounts, stocking agreements may be negotiated.

Custom tooling can be developed to specifically accommodate your logo graphics. Your Crest-Craft representative will be happy to help determine the suitability of this process for your design and awards program.

Delivery Lead Time: Allow 3-4 weeks for new tooling and production.

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Injection Molded Plastic Emblems and Award Components

Suitable Applications: High volume programs, where plastic is an acceptable or preferred medium.

Pricing of custom injection molded parts and tooling require specific quotation, based on quantity, size, design and finishing requirements.

Minimum Production: 100 pieces

Delivery Lead Time: Allow 4-6 weeks for new tooling and production

Your Crest-Craft Customer Service partner will be happy to help you determine if injection molding is a suitable solution for your project.

*Click here for important information about artwork specifications for this process.