Meet your Christmas print deadlines with our fast printing services

It’s that time of year again – your lords are a-leaping, the geese are a-laying and not forgetting those five…gold…rings. With the natural print deadlines that the 25th December imposes on us all and the long list of tasks that need to be done before the big day – from ordering the turkey to wrapping…

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How to choose an impressive business card and get noticed

Visible and accessible – two things that most people want themselves and their business to be. Yet in an increasingly digital world, more and more interaction, exchange of ideas and commerce is being conducted online so having the most impressive business card is more important than ever if you want to stand out following a…

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Christmas card printing & design – top tips

For KMS Litho, the run up to Christmas also starts early. It’s about now that we begin Christmas card printing to ensure our customers are well prepared for the festive season, and to help them positively promote their businesses at this time of year. Despite the rise of e-cards, the tradition for sending Christmas cards…

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Print for marketing – 6 top tips for getting it right

Getting print for marketing right is one of the most important tasks for any company looking to showcase their products and attract new business. From annual reports, to posters, to brochures and leaflets, high-quality printed literature will always grab the reader’s attention and is sure to impress. If you feel like the print that you…

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Your printing company – the 5 qualities required

When embarking on any new business relationship, it’s always important to remember that your decision shouldn’t just revolve around costs. There’s far more to working with a local printing company for example, than rock-bottom prices. Getting a high-quality and reliable service that truly benefits your company is vital. Take a look below to see the…

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Demystifying the jargon used by printing companies

This article is designed to help clear up some of the confusion surrounding print jargon. We have a list of the most commonly used jargon that clients might find in quotes and information provided to them by printers. Printing has evolved over hundreds of years into the fascinating process it is today. However like many…

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What’s involved with print fulfilment?

If you’ve created some beautiful printed materials, the next step will be sharing them with the world – or with your customer database at least. From packing to delivery, this whole process can be fairly time-consuming, costly and resource-intensive when carried out in-house. Fortunately, there is an alternative solution. Print fulfilment services. From one-off mail-outs…

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The top 10 questions to ask your printing company

If you’re considering which printing company you should work with, then you may already have a few technical questions about paper stock, creep and bleed, file types and turnaround. But even before you get to this stage, it’s worth ensuring that your shortlist of suppliers delivers more than just the tech stuff. The following questions…

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How to print Pantone spots and metallics

When your printed material needs to be an exact colour match or unique shade, it can sometimes be hard to reproduce it in regular CMYK. In this situation it is necessary to use a spot or index colour. The most common colour system in the UK print industry is the Pantone Matching System. If you…

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The most popular paper types for print

While putting time into content and design is important for engaging with customers, knowing your paper types for print is essential for making a real impact with your marketing materials. Offering various looks and feels, different types of paper will elicit different responses and perceptions of your brand from customers. Fortunately, as this short guide…

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