Micro Format, Inc.
830-3 Seton Court
Wheeling IL 60090
Micro Format manufactures REACT Coupon Paper with the Coupon
Information Corporation (CIC) hologram.
SecureGuard REACT™ Coupon Paper with the CIC Hologram was designed and manufactured with permission from the CIC.
This product is perfect for printing high value and free product coupons.
As part of our agreement with CIC to manufacture Coupon Base
Stock with the CIC Hologram, Micro Format affirmed to CIC that we
have "policies/procedures" in place that outline the
responsibilities of all parties to ensure only legitimate coupon
printers in (our) distribution network receive REACT Coupon Paper
with the CIC Hologram.
The Industry Challenge according to CIC, Coupon
Information Corporation ...... Counterfeiting
Micro Format’s requirements for approved
REACT COUPON PAPER printers:
Counterfeit coupons have cost manufacturers millions
of dollars and have created numerous costs and challenges for
retailers and other industry participants. These counterfeits
have ranged from amateurish home-made ones to high quality,
professional examples virtually identical to those printed by the
industry. Unfortunately, even the amateurish coupons are often
accepted for redemption, creating liabilities for a variety of
Once a counterfeit is accepted, someone, whether it is a
manufacturer or a retailer, is going to have to pay for it,
creating uncontrollable liabilities and unnecessary trade
If you wish to participate in selling coupons printed on REACT
Secure Coupon Paper
- When you become an authorized React Coupon Printer, you
accept the required responsibility to help prevent coupon
- All SecureGuard REACT Security Paper Base Stock will be
controlled and kept in a secure manor.
- When printing coupons on REACT Security Paper with the CIC
Hologram, authorized printers must print an order identification
number and a consecutive number beginning with 0001. On repeat
orders, the consecutive number must begin with 0001. The number
cannot be continued from the previous order.
- The CIC Hologram IS ONLY AUTHORIZED TO
APPEAR ON REACT SECURITY COUPON PAPER when printed by a
SecureGuard REACT authorized coupon printer.
- Approved REACT coupon printers are required to secure
all REACT coupon paper with the CIC Hologram.
- All "make ready" must be destroyed.
that cantains the CIC Hologram, please fill in this form and
submit to SecureGuard Wholesale Division.
Your application indicates that you have read the information
enclosed and you are willing to abide by all of the requirements
Please supply us with the following information: