QX-Tools 4.0 is the XTension package that focuses on the features you need and can use without a huge learning curve. QX-Tools 4.0 includes QX-VectorEdit, which allows you to convert PostScript, EPS files and PDF files into QuarkXPress artwork.
Any application that can generate PostScript can create art for use in QuarkXPress, including charts from Microsoft Excel, tables from Microsoft Word, presentations from PowerPoint, web pages from Netscape Navigator, CAD drawings from Autocad and
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.