Card Issuance: Custom Plastic Card

Custom Plastic Cards are for platforms that wish to customize cards further than what is possible with Print on Demand. Please note that custom cards must be ordered in advance and held in inventory. Should you want to change elements required by Visa, a waiver will need to be submitted and approved.

Timeline: ~12+ weeks

Card Art

The printers have the following plastic cores in stock for a minimum order of 5k cards. Additional colors will require a minimum inventory of 200k. (PMS Colors indicate the spot colors are closest to, not exact)

  • Black
  • White
  • Orange PMS 7579
  • Blue PMS 287
  • Dark Blue PMS 296
  • Red PMS 7621
  • Transparent

Chip: 6 Contact EMV Chip (Gold or Silver)


  • Polish
  • Matte


  • Vertical
  • Horizontal
  • Quick Read (See attachments)


  • Flat (see attached Flat Personalization Guide for horizontal or vertical personalization)
  • Embossed (Embossing cannot be done on vertical cards or on the back of cards)

Required Language:

  • Cardholder Name, Card Number, Expiration Date (Front or Back of Card)
  • CVV (Back of Card)
  • "DEBIT" or "BUSINESS DEBIT" (Front of Card)
  • "This card is issued by Evolve Bank & Trust pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc" (Back of Card)
  • Manufacturers information (ex: XXXXXXX X/XX cpi-co)

Suggested Information:

  • Contact Information: email, phone, website

Other Elements:

  • Mastercard Logo (Front)
  • Mag Stripe (Back)
  • Signature Panel (Back)

Collateral Art (Carriers, Stickers, Envelopes)

A  standard package includes a print on demand card, a one page carrier and a non-custom envelope. Other customizations may affect your pricing per card.

Collateral Art: View templates for carriers / envelopes / stickers.

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