Print buying

National World partners with Reach on advertising sales

National World has formed two new strategic partnerships for its digital and print advertising sales.

Major Kew Gardens tender and more open for bids

A print contract worth £750,000 from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is currently live via the government’s Find a Tender service.

The monthly publication’s most recent print issue was dated May 2024

Reader’s Digest UK closes

Reader’s Digest UK has come to an end after 86 years, according to its editor-in-chief.

Preston Brook is capable of processing 500–600 million packs a year

APS reveals further investment in secure print capabilities

APS Group has added a raft of additional kit and made a new senior hire to support the expansion of its secure Customer Communication Management facility in Preston Brook near Runcorn, which included...

(L-R) Glenhaze's Gary McCulloch with McLaren's Michael McLaren and Donald McLaren

McLaren Packaging acquires Glenhaze

McLaren Packaging has revealed its acquisition of fellow Scottish business, protective packaging specialist Glenhaze.

Mediahuis Ireland publishes a wide range of titles

Mediahuis Ireland to cut jobs; parent completes acquisition

Mediahuis Ireland has laid out details of a new voluntary redundancy programme, while its parent group has also acquired the remaining 30% stake in German publisher Medienhaus Aachen.

PMG acquires JPS

PMG Print Management has acquired fellow Yorkshire print management company John Petty Services, known as JPS.

Choudry (centre) winning the Marketing Pioneer Award

Resource director Choudry wins major marketing award

The sales and marketing director of Leeds-based full-service communications agency Resource has been named as a winner at the 2023 Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Global Marketing Excellence...

Mail prompts more online than in store purchases

Mail effectiveness increases in Q3

JICMail, the joint industry currency for ad mail, has released its data for Q3 2023, which revealed that 6% of mail prompted a purchase in Q3 2023, up from 5% a year ago.

The new site is efficiently connected to major road networks

Haybrooke backs growth with new office; hails record PaaS print spend

Haybrooke has supported its continued growth by relocating to a new office, while also achieving a record print spend for its ‘printing as a service’ (PaaS) procurement model.

Wrapology turned over £6.5m globally in 2022. Image Source: © Wrapology (Int) Ltd

Wrapology to be bought by Germany’s Carton Group

Carton Group, a German packaging specialist owned by investment firm Waterland, is set to buy London-based luxury packaging firm Wrapology.

Royal Mail shares sink as it warns on outlook

Shares in Royal Mail have tumbled despite the group posting its strongest UK sales at the half-year stage in five years, after it warned on outlook and admitted its transformation plan was behind...