Solution: QuarkXPress 7
Features: QuarkXPress 7 provides creative professionals with essential design, collaboration, and production tools. Users may independently control the transparency of text, images, frames and tables. Images may be managed with in-the-layout image editing, which includes scaling, cropping and rotation capabilities. Multiple users are able to collaborate on a single layout. And with production and output intention in mind, users can define styles, colors and specifications at the beginning of each new layout, and directly export to PDF. QuarkXPress 7 now includes the award-winning Quark Interactive Designer for creating Flash output—with no programming required—and Quark XPert Tools Pro designed for productivity gains. Macintosh and Windows versions available.
Pricing: $799 (for either electronic download or boxed shipment).
Magazine publishing customers include: Not available for publication.
Contact: (303) 894-8888, www.Quark.com PE
Gretchen A. Peck is a freelance author who writes about the international printing and publishing industries.