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How to get the most from every print project

How to get the most from every print project   Despite living in a very advanced digital world, there is still a very big demand for printed material. Not everyone wants to read a brochure, sales literature, or magazine online, and in fact printed material can... read more

4 things every creative needs to know about print design

4 things every creative needs to know about print design   Print is complicated business.  From considering paper stock, to special finishes, formats and binding options, there is a lot to think about.  You may have a great design, but there are a few things that... read more

Are you asking the right questions?

Are you asking the right questions?   When it comes to branding and a company’s corporate identity, colour is key – get the colours right and printed collateral will really stand out, get noticed and have the power to increase enquiries. Get it wrong and branding... read more

How personalisation can improve your ROI

How personalisation can improve your ROI We are all too familiar with unsolicited mail landing on our doorstep, and if we are honest with ourselves, the majority of it ends up in the bin. Because of this, direct mail is now often referred to as ‘junk mail’ and many of... read more

The History of Colour Matching Systems

The History of Colour Matching Systems   If you have ever noticed a difference in the colour you see on screen and the colour of the finished printed product, you are not alone.  Often what you see on your computer screen, isn’t always what gets printed. Computer... read more

Printing adds more relative value than any other manufacturing industry

At Streamline Press we believe in going the extra mile (or two) to provide the best quality printing solutions for our customers.

We never stand still. We are always looking for new ways to improve print quality and increase our range of print solutions. So rather than solely relying on online marketing, why not invest in some high quality, pleasing to touch, printed marketing material?

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Artworking files using Adobe

Creating print ready files is a complex process, and even the best graphic design professionals have to take their time to ensure every image is correct, every border is aligned and that the correct bleed and crop marks are applied.

There is a range of design software available when creating files for print. Adobe InDesign and Illustrator are often the programmes of choice, as they offer a simple process when it comes to converting your files to artwork.

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How to prepare for an upcoming exhibition or trade show

At Streamline Press we believe in going the extra mile (or two) to provide the best quality printing solutions for our customers.

We never stand still. We are always looking for new ways to improve print quality and increase our range of print solutions. So rather than solely relying on online marketing, why not invest in some high quality, pleasing to touch, printed marketing material?

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Continual Investment at Streamline Press

At Streamline Press we believe in going the extra mile (or two) to provide the best quality printing solutions for our customers.

We never stand still. We are always looking for new ways to improve print quality and increase our range of print solutions. So rather than solely relying on online marketing, why not invest in some high quality, pleasing to touch, printed marketing material?

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All That Glitters Isn’t Gold

This may often be true, but in our world printed material can be as good as gold, especially when talking about our new digital printing capabilities.

At Streamline Press it is our mission to push the boundaries of print. Thanks to our investment in new technology, we are now able to offer a range of digital print services that have previously only been on offer with lithographic print services. Contact us to find out more.

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B1 and B2 – The printing super-highway

Sometimes people need get things done quickly. Like when you’re going on a long journey and you have to choose between taking the motorway or taking the scenic route. Often many people choose the motorway, because it’s faster, but wouldn’t it be better if you could... read more

What’s the difference between litho and digital print?

When producing print collateral it is essential that you have a basic understanding of the two most common methods of printing – lithographic and digital. Both techniques can produce a high-quality finish, but have a number of different benefits you should consider... read more

Spot the Difference: RGB VS CMYK

Spot the Difference: RGB VS CMYK Chances are you’re reading this blog post on a computer screen or maybe on your phone, but have you ever thought how the screen creates the kaleidoscope of colours that you can see? A brief guide to RGB and CMYK. The system of colour... read more

Get all touchy feely with your print finishes

Get all touchy feely with your print finishes We’ve all seen those hair product adverts which poke the pain of having flat dull hair and claim to provide a full bodied, high volume finish after one wash – just because you’re worth it. For businesses having flat dull... read more

Why your branding strategy should be like Spock.

Why your branding strategy should be like Spock     If you have ever watched Star Trek, you’ll probably be familiar with one of the programme’s most iconic characters, Spock. Spock, who is half human half Vulcan, often has to battle between his logical... read more

How to give your print collateral a voice!

How to give your print collateral a voice!     At Streamline Press we think the way your printed collateral is presented – how it feels, looks and even smells, can have just as much of an influence on a customer as what the text actually says. After all, it... read more

Water based coatings

The insider’s guide to water based coatings   When it comes to printed material for your business, choosing the right paper stock, coating and print format is as important as choosing the company that is going to provide the print services. However, if you... read more

The Science of Colour

The Science of Colour.  How we all see colour differently   Those in the know understand that getting the colour right for your printed material is essential to make your brand stand out in a crowd.  Get it wrong and you could be sending your potential customers... read more

Coated or uncoated? That is the question!

Coated or Uncoated? That is the question!     You have finally got the brand image that best represents what your business stands for and its values, and you have probably spent quite a bit of your marketing budget to get your final design.  So why ruin it... read more

Add a Touch of Magic to Your Print Project

Magician Paul Daniels once said, ‘Trust is like paper, once it’s crumbled it can’t be perfect again,’ and here at Streamline we’d have to agree. When dealing with a commercial printer it’s important that you choose a company that can add a touch of magic to your... read more

Direct Mail – The Comeback King!

Digital marketers will have you believe that the smart and only way to get your message across to your existing and potential customers is through using digital marketing channels.  In other words, e-mail, paid media (PPC, social media advertisements etc.) and owned... read more

Your Brochure Tells People Everything They Need To Know

Many businesses have fallen into a habit of using online methods of marketing and nothing else.  Although online marketing is a valuable and cost-effective marketing tool, many marketers have forgotten the benefits of good old fashioned ‘hard copy’. We are not... read more