Card personalization technology has evolved over the years from relatively simple to quite complex, requiring a wide range of inline card design and production options.

Full customization of cards through the personalization process has become more and more economically and technologically feasible. Today, ASC provides a wide range of solutions and technologies to meet the expanding needs of card issuers.

Laser Engraving

ASC offers a range of laser engraving solutions targeted at specific market needs. The state-of-the-art technology creates high-resolution text and photo-quality images engraved into the core of a card for the ultimate in card security.


ASC personalization systems set industry standards for embossing quality. Our systems can emboss up to 11 lines per card, they support multiple languages and a full range of fonts.

Graphic Printing

ASC personalization systems can print monochrome text, logos, bar codes and other graphics in a variety of colors with crisp quality images. As part of the inline process, images can be printed on the front or back of the card. Thermal graphics and ink jet solutions offer a variety of cost-per-card options.

Color Printing

ASC offers a broad spectrum of color printing solutions, ranging from modules and systems that print a single photo on the front or back side of the card to solutions that print full-card, edge-to-edge color images with lithographic quality. Our color printing solutions offer brilliant results with rich resolution.