Monthly Archives: November 2013

3 things to consider when designing brochures

These days, design is everything. With so many companies taking exceptionally creative routes to stand out amongst their competition, there has never been a better time to sit down and really think about the how’s and why’s of brochure design. With so many elements to consider when designing a brochure, it’s fundamental that you take… Read more »

Why banners can make a huge impact in your shop

In any shop environment; whether it is a high street retailer, your local butcher or hairdresser, a large hardware shop or even a fashion outlet, making the right impression with customers when they come through your doors is always important. In today’s ever challenging retail environment (where e-commerce and m-commerce continue to grow) the need… Read more »

A guide to paper sizes when designing a brochure

We recently looked at a guide to paper weights when designing your brochure. Paper weight is the thickness of the sheet of paper you use and there is a wide range of weights to choose from when deciding your brochure. Paper weight will often impact on the cost of your final print job but it… Read more »

5 ways to improve how your business recycles

These days’ recycling in our homes is a normal habit and is for the most, a council law. More and more of us separate our waste to perfection; food, plastic, paper and even grass cuttings get a separate box and all for good reason. We want to teach our children the importance of recycling, we… Read more »

Why it pays to go green when printing leaflets

In years gone by, recycled material was always synonymous with a lesser quality in the printing world. While it was considered good for the environment and often a cheaper alternative, recycled paper just didn’t seem to meet the mark in terms of quality. These days, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Of course, there… Read more »

Print infographic – Printing trends: A digital future

In this latest Digital Printing blog we are using an infographic to take a look at the impact of the digital age on the printing sector and the future for digital printing.  Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ to let us know what you thought of the information provided.

5 Reasons to use flyers to promote special events

When it comes to organising a special event such as a sale, music concert or perhaps even a store opening, one thing you must be sure to do is make people aware of it. There are many ways you can do this including radio, TV, billboards and newspapers. These mediums can tend to be beyond… Read more »

The importance of proofreading your brochure for print

Would you ever send artwork for a billboard or business card to print before taking time to proofread it? Billboards and business cards can play a big role in creating a first impression of your business and as a result you’ll take the time needed to make sure your message is right. The same should… Read more »