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Logo File Format Information

Use the format that is best suited for the final logo application, as described here.


EPS – Macintosh format
  • Offset/digital printing use or other specialty applications (i.e.: displays/signs or specialty products)
  • “Vector” format w/ transparent background (can be scaled up or down)
  • Positive and reverse versions provided in the following color modes:
    • PMS
    • CMYK (four-color process)
    • Black & white

IMPORTANT: The EPS logo format is most often used to provide to vendors. Be sure to confirm the color mode needed, before providing to vendor.


WMF – Windows format
  • Internal company use (i.e.: placement into MS-Word, MS-PowerPoint, CorelDraw)
  • “Vector” format w/ transparent background (can be scaled up or down)
  • Positive and reverse versions provided in the following color modes:
    • RGB
    • Black & white

IMPORTANT: Use the WMF logo format for placing into MS-Word or PowerPoint. To insert into these applications:
1. In your document, click where you want to insert the picture.
2. On the “Insert” menu, point to “PIcture”, then click “From File”.
3. Locate the picture file on your computer.
4. Double-click on the picture file name and it will be placed into your document.


GIF – Universal format
  • Online (web use)
  • “Raster” format w/ transparent background (do not scale up; may be scaled down – no smaller than the minimum size required for web). Three logo sizes are available (small, medium, large)
  • Positive versions provided in the following color mode:
    • RGB

IMPORTANT: Use the GIF logo format for online (web) use. GIFs are saved with a transparent background and have a slightly smaller file size than jpgs.


JPG – Universal format
  • Online (web use)
  • “Raster” format (do not scale up; may be scaled down – no smaller than the minimum size required for web). Three logo sizes are available (small, medium, large)
  • Positive versions provided in the following color mode:
    • RGB

IMPORTANT: The JPG logo format is another suggested logo format for online (web) use, however, this format does not have a transparent background. While this format may also be used in other software programs such as MS-Word or PowerPoint, the WMF format is suggested for best quality and sharpness.