Hello. For over 34 years, we’ve taken a handcrafted approach to create custom catalog designs built on proven best practices. We write articles about it, speak at conferences about it, teach others about it … we are passionate about how customers interact with this magical marketing medium that is both a brand handshake and a sales driver.

We’re your catalog design experts.

Catalog Design + Branding

We have a deep understanding of the physics of how a customer processes a catalog. We meld proven, best-selling practices with inventive techniques to produce strategic, engaging catalog design that is both eye-catching and easy to shop.

Photography

Photography is make or break for your catalog design. It’s essential that your brand is represented through model selection, location, lighting, and propping. We plan and art direct photoshoots from Miami to LA  and work with some of the most talented photographers in the business.

Catalog Creative Concepts

We start by getting to know what makes you, you. Once we know your brand story, we bring it to life on the page. We set a look and feel that conveys your unique position, and combine it with our catalog know-how to create pages that sell.

Copywriting

Effective copy conveys the voice and personality of your brand, telling readers the “rest of the story” by promoting the benefits of your product or service. When done right, good copy closes the deal!

Let’s make something great!

Want to talk to a real, live person? Call 913-236-8988 and ask for our CEO, Lois Brayfield.

When it comes to catalog design, J. Schmid is the best in the business. Period. They always have a logical reason for everything they do.``

Mieka Barlow / Senior Manager Global Publications, Tahitian Noni Intl.