Printed Notepads- All That Glitters is Gold!

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 14:46:15 Europe/London

Bespoke gold and black printed notepads

We have recently printed some simply gorgeous A5 daily notepads for Dear Diary.  Available in two clever designs each pad gives you the opportunity to record personal goals, make notes and organise your tasks for the day. Eco printed with vegetable oil based inks the design incorporates a heavy accent of metallic gold which combines with black to create a visually luxurious notepad.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

Making an Exhibition of Yourself

Friday, 10 March 2017 14:14:07 Europe/London

Exhibition Starter kitExhibitions are growing in popularity and are becoming more cost effective in terms of outlay versus return as preparing for your exhibition becomes more affordable.

Attending an exhibition is your chance to showcase you, your business, products or services. You are already on to a winner as the people attending the exhibition are there because they are interested in what you are selling. It is an opportunity for them to gather information and seek out suppliers that can provide them with what they require.

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7 Top Tips - A Spring in the Step of Hospitality Printing

Wednesday, 8 February 2017 17:08:44 Europe/London

Restaurant printingHotels and restaurants face new challenges as competition and technology combine to leave ‘traditional’ establishments out of sync with their leaner and keener competitors. These days having an edge is even more important, and we can help by giving you access to a whole range of ‘must-have’ print, from in-room collateral to funky menu printing.

We have gathered all of our hospitality printing in one new category to make it easier to find all of those fabulous products that go towards making your establishment memorable – whether it is a hotel, fine dining, B&B or simple fare.  

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Stand by – Ricoh has landed!

Sunday, 15 January 2017 15:06:42 Europe/London

Ricoh colour digital press at A Local PrinterSay hello to Ricoh – our new and very impressive digital press. And we can’t wait to introduce you to this all singing and dancing piece of kit. With our new Ricoh in residence our small order and digital printed products will be entering a new realm – not to mention all of the other possibilities that it brings.

Read on to learn more about this sexy beast.

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Eco Printing – what I learnt today

Wednesday, 4 January 2017 16:36:13 Europe/London

eco printing from A Local PrinterAs I hope you all know, eco-printing is what we are all about. We have been successfully selling it online since 2006, with a growing product range and customer base. Today I thought it would be interesting to do a review of eco-printing and write a blog about the changes that we have seen since those very early days when recycled paper was almost impossible to source and vegetable oil based inks were in their infancy.  My first port of call is Google - for a browse through any industry white papers covering this topic. The search term entered ‘Is there still a place for eco-printing’. Read on to see what I learnt today...

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