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10 Things You Need To Consider When Creating Your Wedding Invitations

As the old adage states, there are two events that will likely happen during your lifetime that are guaranteed to cause such a stress that you could in fact be shortening your metaphorical waking hours by even partaking in them; they are, of course, buying a house and planning your wedding. With the nuptial season […]

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Great British Breakfasts or Why We Love A Greasy Spoon Cafe!

Where Britain and food is mentioned, a contrasting, mixture of mutterings are heard. Blighty certainly holds a chequered passed where its cuisine is concerned, historically being famed only for the bland and functional. However, of late, the ever important business of food has taken a swift turn for the better; high streets and city centres […]

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Never Tear – A Paper Revolution?

This month we’re going to take a closer look at an incredible product that we have to offer, and one that we think not many people know a whole lot about – Xerox’s Never Tear Paper. It’s not often that a product as ubiquitous as paper sees such re-design and innovation that it changes the […]

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#VOTE PRINT Case Study – Children’s Heart Unit Fund (CHUF)

To continue on with our recent theme of how VOTE PRINT can help charities, we’re going to take a closer look at one of the incredible organisations that Northern Print Solutions has been lucky enough to work with over the past two years – the Children’s Heart Unit Fund, or CHUF as it has become […]

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5 Reasons Why it’s Good for Your Business to be Involved in Charity

For everyone at Northern Print Solutions there is no greater way of communicating an important message than via the medium of printed word and images – and what could be a more important message than that of a charity? Some of the most famous printed images known today have in fact been published to bring […]

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‘Pimp Up Your Print’ Presentation for the Sunshine Fund 2015

Earlier this year, Beth Wyatt did an excellent presentation on how to ‘Pimp Up Your Print’, now although there were no supercars, tacky locations or else, this was definitely an event worth attending… Northern Print Solutions often organise events and attend conferences, to help companies across the North East, better understand the limitless, bespoke and […]

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5 Reasons Brochure Design Is Important

5 Reasons Brochure Design Is Important

Brochures have long been a staple of a traditional printed marketing campaign and they remain crucial despite the growth of online marketing initiatives. But why? Northern Print Solutions looks into brochure design… The design of brochures remains a popular choice in the digital era because they remain incredibly versatile and particularly effective for service based, […]

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Digital vs. Litho: Then and Now

Digital vs Litho – Then and Now

So in the geet olden days (when Craig was an apprentice printer) the lithographic press was king and, in comparison, digital print was just a mere pauper.  Huge lithographic machines, burning films that look up shed loads of space, churned out bang on print. As digital print was evolving it had some serious catching up […]

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£500K New Equipment Investment for Northern Print Solutions

£500K New Equipment Investment for Northern Print Solutions

Every creative agency knows how important continued investment is and as the print world moves so fast, we recently put £500k into ensuring we have the most up-to-date equipment for your printing needs. There’s no need to say thank you! It’s not that our printers or specialist equipment were out-of-date, it’s more that we just […]

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7 Tips to Create Banner Stands Which Attract Attention

7 Tips to Create Banner Stands Which Attract Attention

Banner stands come in a range of sizes, colours and styles, with so many design – as well as functionality – elements to consider, we thought it best to come up with 7 simple tips for you! The majority of these tips can be transferred across pop up, roll up and pull out banner stands, […]

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