Why you should be waving the flag for flyer printing

Friday, 13 July 2018 12:15:28 Europe/London

Flyer Printing Design TipsWhat is the similarity between flyers and flags? They are both designed to get attention, they both communicate, generally they are both colourful and sometimes they are both made from paper!

Flyers are a tremendous and inexpensive way to create a buzz around a promotion, event or product. As a marketing tool your potential customers can see what you are advertising, and then have the ability to physically take that information away with them. Flyers can be targeted to a specific location or market segment – essential when return on your investment is key.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

New Top Trends in Greeting Card Printing

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 15:34:42 Europe/London

The rise of rude greeting cardsDesigning and printing your own greeting cards has never been easier and is the perfect ‘starter’ product with which to enter the retail market place. With mobile phones now taking photographs at a resolution good enough to print from, inspiration really is all around you and just waiting for you to snap it up. Add easy online design and editing tools to the mix and you have everything you need at your fingertips to create your first set of printed greeting cards.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

Going for gold with Metallic Wrapping Paper

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 18:34:00 Europe/London

Gold Wrapping paper printingWe generally associate gold and silver wrapping paper with the festive season but, like puppies, it’s not just for Christmas.

The first beauty of metallic wrapping paper is that it brings instant glamour to anything – whether it is wrapped presents, drawer lining, scrapbooking or in a frame as a poster (you should try this – add a piece of wrapping paper to a lovely frame with a pre-cut mount for an instantly chic picture!) The second beauty of metallic wrapping paper is that it costs less than our normal wrapping paper!

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

Neon Printing Set to Make a Noise!

Saturday, 28 April 2018 01:19:37 Europe/London

Neon printed notebookThe Pantone colour for 2018 is Ultra Violet, which just happens to be the science behind what makes neon colours fluoresce and glow with an appealing eye-catching brightness. If Ultra Violet is the colour for 2018, neon printing is set to be the breakthrough product of 2018.

Read on for more about the waves that neon is set to make.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

What Earth Day means to A Local Printer

Thursday, 12 April 2018 15:10:00 Europe/London

Embrace Earth DayAs the UK’s first ever online eco-printer we have been blazing a trail for environmentally friendly printing since 2006, offering a comprehensive range of products available on recycled papers and printed with vegetable oil based inks and eco-friendly toners. And whilst these days almost all inks are vegetable oil based and almost all paper pulp is sourced from sustainable crop grown forests we continue to promote and champion eco-friendly printing because doing no harm to our planet is what we believe in.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett