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The term print-ready artwork still remains a mystery for almost all people who buy print and even some designers who are more used to preparing files for online content. So how do you create print-ready artwork that you can confidently give to your printer and know they won’t reject the file or add … Read More
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Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Have you ever felt like you’re not getting the response you want when you hand someone your business card? It is some peoples first, and lasting impression of your company, so it is worth the extra attention when printing your cards. So, let’s look at the basics of which paper is best to print busin… Read More
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Posted: Apr 07, 2022

This article explores five things you must look for in a print supplier and if they tick all these boxes then you can be sure you have a very rare breed of print supplier that will meet all your needs. As a buyer, we often like to get the best value for our money – whether it’s buying a house, a car… Read More
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Posted: Apr 04, 2022

We get asked a lot about what is the best paper to use for printing and our answer is always “it depends”. This is because so much depends on the what you are printing onto the paper as well as the desired outcome you want to achieve. This article will arm you with some knowledge so that you can hav… Read More
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Posted: Mar 30, 2022

Your leaflets will be someone’s first impression of your new product or event, from a breakout band’s latest gig to their freshest album drop. You’re going to want their response to be as enthusiastic about your product as you are. And the first place to start is deciding what is the best paper for … Read More
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Posted: Mar 28, 2022

Have you ever tried to fold a thick piece of paper or a postcard in half by hand? Straight away you’ll see the all the way down the fold the paper will start cracking apart. Here's why thick paper needs creasing or scoring to avoid this. Read More
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Posted: Mar 25, 2022

Ever wondered what would be the most effective way to distribute your newsletter? A list of emails is the most direct and immediate route, but does it pay off? Should you email or print your newsletter? Read More
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Posted: Mar 24, 2022

The aim of this article is to explore the difference in service you can expect to get from an online print company versus a commercial print company that operates in a bricks & mortar environment. There is no right or wrong option – only the option which will be right for you at a particular time. A… Read More
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Posted: Mar 23, 2022

Have you ever taken your poster – which you’ve spent hours designing to make all the information look attractive as possible – to your printers only for the final product to look a little lacking and dull? It could be down to something as simple as finding the best paper for posters. Read More
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Posted: Mar 21, 2022

Buying print can be a bit of a minefield as it is an industry riddled with technical jargon and more printing companies don't bother to explain things in simple plain English. However, if you are aware of the main pitfalls then you can ensure that you are well informed when placing your print order … Read More
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Posted: Mar 21, 2022

When it comes to printing your company’s marketing material, promotional material, internal communications or stationery, the quality of printing and materials is of great importance but you also have to weigh that up against the budget you have plus how quickly you need it. Read More
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Posted: Mar 18, 2022

An Order of Service is an important part of a wedding or funeral. They can be a treasured keepsake after the event as well. So, what is the best paper for an Order of Service? For an A5 booklet of 8 pages or more, we recommend a cover on 250gsm matt and insides on 160gsm matt. Read More
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Posted: Mar 10, 2022

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