Frequently Asked Questions



Why PatentPlaques.com:
Q: Why should I buy my patent plaque for PatentPlaques.com?

A: Since 1993 we have been producing the highest quality patent plaques on the market. If you are looking for a beautiful memento to remember the issuance of your patent, PatentPlaques.com is your patent plaque supplier.


Online/Offline Ordering:
Q: Do I have to place my order online through your website?

A: No - There are three other ways to place your order:
1. PHONE: If you would like to speak to someone and have us take your order over the phone, please give us a call at 1-800-932-1662 x 104.
2. UPLOAD: If you would like to upload a spread sheet to us please go here http://patentplaqueproofs.com/upload-spreadsheet.php
3. EMAIL: If you would like to email your order, please send it to orders@patentplaques.com


International Patents:
Q: Can I get a patent plaque featuring my International patent?

A: YES - Any of our plaque styles can feature your International patent. When ordering your plaque, just type in the patent number and indicate in which country the patent was issued. We will contact you if there are any questions.

Artwork Proofs:
Q: Will I see what my patent plaque will look like before I receive it?

A: YES - You will receive an artwork proof within 1 business day after placing your order.


Color Images:
Q: Can I have a color graphic or logo on my plaque?

A: Yes - We can imprint color on your plaque at no extra charge. There are two other ways to get your graphic to us:
1. UPLOAD: You can upload your graphic or logo at http://patentplaqueproofs.com/upload-patent-trademark.php
2. EMAIL: If you would like to email us your graphic or logo, please send it to art@patentplaques.com
If you would like to speak to someone about your order, please give us a all at 1-800-932-1662 x 104.


Patent Graphic:
Q: Do I need to send a copy of my patent with my order?

A: No - We will get the appropriate documents directly from the appropriate Patent and Trademark Office.


Shipping Costs:
Q: How much is shipping
?
A: Shipping costs vary depending on how many patent plaques are ordered and the shipping address. Our website will calculate the total order cost including shipping during checkout and before you need to input your credit card.


International Shipping:
Q: Do you ship to Europe?

A: Yes - We ship our patent plaques around the world.


Delivery Time:
Q: How quickly can I receive my patent plaque?

A: Typical production time is 5-7 business days after approval of the artwork proof.


Rush Delivery:
Q: Can I have my plaques produced faster than the 5-7 business days?

A: Yes - All of our plaques are produced in-house which gives us flexibility to adjust production schedules. If you need your plaque by a specific date, please indicate that in the “Notes” field when placing your order, or give us a call at 1-800-932-1662 x 104.


Credit Card Charges:

Q: Is my credit card charged as soon as I place my order?
A: No - We only debit your credit card once you have approved the artwork proofs and your plaque goes into production.



PatentPlaques.com is leader in the IP Award Industry – Our job is helping companies an organizations implement Intellectual Property Recognition Programs easily and efficiently. Please contact us if you have any questions about our product line or the ordering process at 1-800-932-1662 x 104 or email contact@patentplaques.com