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All that glitters is gold

Posted in: General News, Design & Marketing, Print, All that glitters is gold When the new foiler arrived, the excitement was real. Foiling isn't a new concept to PlatinumHPL, we are used to doing it, but there is nothing quite like a new machine to get the troops all fired up.
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Think promotional products don't matter? Think again

Posted in: Hints & Tips, Design & Marketing, Think promotional products don't matter? Think again Businesses all over the world are investing more and more in their marketing. Everywhere we look there are advertising boards, TV ads, buses promoting various brands, magazine adverts, online banners and social media galore. It is a none stop frenzy of marketing activity and that is just the tip of the iceberg.
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For the love of boxes

Posted in: Large Format, Design & Marketing, For the love of boxes What could be more exciting than receiving a little coloured box through the post. Something to really stand out in a pile of post and get your brand into peoples minds.
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Is Graphic Design more imporant to your business than you think?

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Is Graphic Design more imporant to your business than you think? When setting up your business you will have taken lots of time to think about your brand and your logo to make sure you have got it just right. For this you will have probably chosen an expert graphic designer to help you make your thoughts and hopes a visual reality.
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Platinum achieves Fogra certification

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Platinum achieves Fogra certification Long standing customers will already be aware we have always done our utmost to explain, replicate and reproduce outstanding results when it comes to getting your colours right. We have now taken this to the next step by purchasing GMG’s market leading colour technology. Improving reproduction, repeatability and accuracy of all our our printing devices not just proofing.
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Pocket sized solution for your poster size print

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Pocket sized solution for your poster size print Platinum are proud to introduce the ‘zedfold‘ leaflet. This new and exciting product is compact media for your wallet, purse or pocket.
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Platinum's social media featured in Print Monthly

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Platinum's social media featured in Print Monthly With social media becoming an increasingly popular medium of communication, Rob Fletcher investigates how your company can follow the trend and link in with others to help improve profits. Has your company ever trended? Do you know how many likes you have? If you do not understand these terms, then it may be that your company is not using social media to its full extent.
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Platinum win £200k account with help of RO1360

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Platinum win £200k account with help of RO1360 Harrogate based print firm Platinum Print adopted Storefront resulting in a 15% increase in turnover with 2 million items ordered online.
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Platinum investment leads the way with Fuji Proofing

Posted in: Direct mail, Design & Marketing, Once again Platinum have stamped their intent on the market by introducingFuji remote proofing to its customers. This new software allows clients to upload artwork directly into the pre-press workflow, with automatic pre-flight, live annotation and many advanced approval features.
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Platinum announces twins

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Although non-Identical, we now have a second Mimaki wide format printer, this time a CJV30. Our existing JV33 was running extremely well although largely at capacity (nice problem to have !) – it’s newly commissioned twin was up and running in a day and comes complete with in-line pattern cutting and roll to roll feeding – automation on these machines is helping to create almost 24hr a day production.
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Digital wallpapers

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Using a brand new product to Platinum, we have just completed our entrance hallway using a textured digital wallpaper. I hope you will agree this allows maximum impact on client visits, perfect for shops, reception areas or meeting rooms. This fantastic product also lends itself well to open office spaces – enabling imagery to brighten up a plain wall.
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Ahead of the curve 'Print Monthly Recognition'

Posted in: Direct mail, Design & Marketing, Read more about our success and recognition for being ‘ahead of the curve’ as published by UK Print Monthly magazine
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Platform newsletter Summer 2013

Posted in: Environmental, Design & Marketing, Platform newsletter Summer 2013 Please follow the link below if you would like to know more about what we are doing right now or get an insight into new investment, products, staff and customers alike …
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Platinum launch new online proofing solution

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Platinum are pleased to announce the arrival of our new state-of-the-art online proofing and artwork submission system.
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Herbert Brown goes live with Platinum web2print

Posted in: Design & Marketing, Consistency of brand, quality, pricing and ease of use are a few of the reasons that attracted Herbert Brown, Jewellers and Pawnbrokers to Platinum Web2Print.
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