It’s time to look at what your business card can do for you. As a company that has been printing business cards for close to 40 years we have a few tips that we can pass on to get the best from your card. Not the actual printing and boards; that they have to be excellent goes without saying (or it should!) What we are going to share with you is some tips on guerrilla marketing and how your business card can help.Read More
Thursday, 21 July 2016 15:56:45 Europe/London
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 17:02:41 Europe/London
The opportunity to print your own postcards is too good to pass up. They are such a fabulous medium for getting your message right in front of the very people you want to impress – your prospects and customers. As a piece of direct mail the postcard is the one printed product that gets a welcome when it is delivered, as it generally goes hand in hand with an offer, a promotion, an event or something exciting newsworthy.Read More
Friday, 15 April 2016 19:35:05 Europe/London
We are often asked if we can print wrapping paper on kraft paper - and the answer has always been no. Until now. Prompted by an obvious desire for kraft wrapping paper printing we have come up with the cheats answer - print the background in a kraft style. Obvious really :) There are many benefits to this. Read on for more information.Read More
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 14:11:40 Europe/London
Here is some food for thought:-
• Global Industry Analysts Inc predicts that the global market for stationery products will exceed $226 billion by 2020.
• The UK based Greeting Card Association market report for 2015 shows greeting cards were sold with a value of over £1.6 billion at retail and that the total value of single cards sold in the UK in 2014 stood at £1.39 billion, up 7.77%
Wow – those are impressive figures!
At A Local Printer we have seen our online customer base change from predominantly promotion and marketing print with some businesses printing to retail driven. One trend that is very heartening to see is the increase in letter writing stationery – after all, what is nicer than receiving a handwritten letter that someone has taken the time and effort to write.Read More
Friday, 15 January 2016 10:47:00 Europe/London