Carbon Offset Paper – Why staying neutral is not an option

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 21:25:00 Europe/London

Carbon Capture LogoClimate change is a serious problem and it is not going to go away unless we all take steps to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide (greenhouse gasses) released from the burning of fossil fuels. Going totally carbon neutral would be almost impossible to achieve, but seeking out and using carbon neutral products is a great way to start.  

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett

Fairtrade extends to trees too

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 14:36:00 Europe/London

Fairtrade cotton promotional printAlthough many of us think of Fairtrade as being a ‘noughties’ concept, it started as long ago as the 1940’s and has since seen a steady increase in fair trade products and uptake. However, the introduction in 1998 of a unified Fairtrade certification and labelling initiative is when Fairtrade as a brand and concept really caught on.

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Kraft Printing and the Joy of Brown Kraft Products

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 17:12:16 Europe/London

kraft printed loyalty cardsWe first introduced our kraft printed products way back in 2014 and since then we have continued increase our range of new and exciting products. And in many ways the kraft products now available on our website are thanks to the customers who have contacted us with their specific enquiries – such as kraft notebooks, kraft wedding invitations and kraft folders.

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Bespoke Christmas Card Printing brings extra cheer

Tuesday, 22 November 2016 18:36:39 Europe/London

Christmas card printing from A Local PrinterBefore you know it we will be in December and suddenly all the time that we thought we had to prepare for Christmas will begin to disappear rapidly! One thing that we can help you with is getting your personalised Christmas cards printed and on their way to you in plenty of time to make the last post. But don’t be fooled in to putting it off – your bespoke Christmas cards need your attention now!

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If you think printing on kraft is boring, think again!

Saturday, 15 October 2016 12:07:24 Europe/London

kraft invitations from A Local PrinterThere is no getting away from it – printing on kraft board and paper has been inspirational and injected a new lease of life in to more than just the eco and craft movement. Its traditional appearance has been embraced by the hippest and most contemporary of designers who have used the retro brown material as a counter to their modern designs. And it works brilliantly well. From packaging to invitations and flyer printing, kraft board has found a new place in the world of print.

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Comments | Posted By Miranda Barnett