What is your printing capability?
A. We have 3 Flexographic C.I. printing machines
giving us up to 4 colours at 1.2m wide. We use water
based and solvent based inks and handle substrates
from 17gsm tissue up to 900 micron board.
Q What are your origination
A. These depend on the format and complexity of the
design and can vary from £200 per colour, for
a simple low volume printing plate, to £400
per colour for a laser engraved cylinder. After sight
of design and agreement of layout, we will confirm
the cost to you.
Q. What are your other
|A. Wax coating of papers and boards up to
|A. Chemical treatment and coating to papers
and boards up to 1m wide.
|A. Precision slitting from a maximum 1.6m
wide down to 19mm wide.
|A. Sheeting up to 1.3m wide and 2m long,
|A. Diecutting of papers, boards and gasket
materials up to 1m in diameter.
Q. What is your lead
A. For new print orders this can be from 4 to 6 weeks,
dependant on format of artwork and timing of approval
of proofs. For repeats and all other orders, lead
times are 2 to 4 weeks.
Q. Do you carry stocks
of finished products?
A. Only on a contract basis as all our products are
made to order.
Q. Do you use recycled
A. Only where suitable. The majority of our substrates
are derived from virgin pulp from well-managed and
Q. What is your minimum
order value for a carriage paid delivery?
Q. How do I open an account
A. First order is on a pro-forma basis. Thereafter
we may extend to COD or 30 days invoice date or, with
the benefit of 2 good trade references and bank details,
nett monthly. If an account is dormant for over 6
months it's terms will be reviewed and may revert
to pro-forma or COD.