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Don't use your roller banner for the wrong purpose

Don’t use your roller banner for the wrong purpose

A few weeks ago, we were approached by a client to design a roller banner. Now there’s nothing new in that; we supply loads of them every year through our Promo-Banners website…

Christmas countdown

We’re on the Christmas countdown!

So here we are again, We’ve had Halloween and Bonfire Night and so, that’s it, boom! – we’re on the Christmas countdown!

Kriss Akabusi

Need a lift?

A couple of weeks ago I attended a conference where olympic medallist, Kriss Akabusi MBE was the speaker.
There was one particular story that he recounted, that I’ve not been able to get out of my mind since then.

Broadland Balloons

You just never do know …

Over recent weeks I’ve picked up on a couple of things that have really shocked me. You know – the sort of thing, where you hear yourself muttering to yourself “… you just never know what’s around the corner…”.

Ikea BookBook

Ikea’s BookBook

I first saw this on Youtube at the beginning of last year and it’s a great ‘tongue in cheek’ sell of the Ikea 2015 catalogue.

Sometimes it just needs to be printed

It just needs to be printed!

In business we’re always looking at ways to reduce costs and improve efficiency.

Embedding fonts within a PDF

Print Isn’t Dead!

We’ve seen consistent growth in the use of direct mail over recent months as clients continue to appreciate the importance it plays in the marketing of their businesses.


PaperlinX Group in Administration

This small item on the BBC News website detailing the recent administration of the PaperlinX group could have major consequences for the printing industry over the coming weeks.

Wax and paint

How Colours React

Who remembers doing this at school??
I remember my Mum taking a wax crayon, drawing a little orange Goldfish and painting over it with blue water paint. I loved it!

Who’d have thought that something so basic and trivial could be so applicable and important in the printing industry?

Ofcom UK Calling

Will your promo material need amending after July 1st?

July 1st 2015 sees a major change in the way that call costs for 084, 087 and 09 numbers are declared with implications for all businesses still using these numbers. Printbox UK can guide you through the process of updating your marketing material.