Dominic Bernard

The entire Shotton site will see significant redevelopment
210,000 tonnes of tissue capacity

Eren Paper applies for new tissue mill in Wales

Eren Paper has applied for planning permission for a new tissue mill at its manufacturing site in Shotton, North Wales.

L-R: Mason, Branch, Deckers, Philippe Geers, Denis Geers
21,000sph machine arrives 10 July

Park Communications powers productivity with 10-colour Speedmaster buy

London commercial printer Park Communications has invested in a post-Drupa model Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 106 10-colour press, targeting a significant jump in productivity.

John Good enjoys fruits of HP investment

Arts sector specialist John Good has enjoyed its best quarter in four years, as an HP Indigo 15k and Latex R2000 help it pursue opportunities in the theatre industry’s recovery from Covid.

Severn: Aquatint is now very much in the 21st Century
Finishing capabilities up to date

Aquatint awakens potential with double Duplo install

London-based digital printer Aquatint has rejuvenated its finishing lineup with a double Duplo install, with a DBM-700 bookletmaker and DC-618 slitter-cutter-creaser arriving in late June.

Six product ranges from myCordenons have been added to Premier's portfolio
Wider UK audience

Premier secures myCordenons UK distribution deal

Premier has secured a merchanting deal for myCordenons products from Italian specialty paper manufacturer Fedrigoni.

Starmer's Labour Party has achieved the largest Labour victory since Tony Blair's 1997 landslide
Large majority belies low vote share

Labour landslide: industry reacts

Keir Starmer’s Labour Party will form the next government after winning a majority of around 170 seats – the largest majority since Tony Blair’s 1997 victory.

The 2024 winners secured grants totalling £84,000
61 winners

Printing Charity gives Lordly welcome to Rising Stars

The Printing Charity celebrated the industry's brightest prospects yesterday (4 July) at the House of Lords.

PM Solutions' new inserter was installed in mid-June
UK first

PM Solutions upgrades insertion with W+D install

Edinburgh mailing firm PM Solutions has renewed a 20-plus year relationship with German manufacturer Winkler + Dünnebier (W+D), installing a brand-new BB820+ intelligent inserter for direct mail.

Ward (R): "We understand the rules of retail marketing and how to break them"
Consolidation in retail marketing

Altavia merges creative and production agencies

Retail marketing group Altavia has merged two of its subsidiary agencies into a single entity, called Altavia UK.

Artist Frank Styles (sitting) poses with his 'Auras' artwork alongside the mayor of London
Print job seen worldwide

‘Swiftie Steps’ installed overnight for Taylor Swift concert

Ashford large-format firm Graphic Point worked through the night to beat a tight deadline and install a bespoke staircase graphic for Taylor Swift’s Wembley Stadium concerts in June.