1 August 2018
Solways are thrilled to announce that we are returning to manufacturing!
On 1st August 2018 Solways Printers will be merging with the long-established south-east London print manufacturer Printlogic Solutions! Tim met Director Ian Custace 35 years ago and they have been rubbing along together in the printing industry ever since. We know that Printlogic’s values and approach […]
20 July 2018
In September 2018 Tim and Gilly will be embarking on an epic cycle ride from London to Paris as part of the Sheriff Neil and Emma Redcliffe’s cycle team for the the Sheriff’s’ and Recorder’s fund.
Fine Cell Work is connected with our Upholders trade by teaching our crafts, linked to our own, to 350 offenders […]
19 July 2018
You may have seen our blog post back in March this year about our new Solways edge painting service. Well we have been putting this new service to excellent use and we are so excited to share some of the results with you…
10 July 2018
Thermographic (or thermo) printing is a unique print process that can be used to add a special touch to your printing. The final effect is sometimes confused with embossing as the print appears raised and shiny, but the process used to achieve it is quite different!
4 July 2018
To emboss or deboss? That is the question… but did you know you do not always have to chose between these two print processes?
Take a look at our video below to see how we printed a business card with debossing AND embossing at the same time and with only one pass through the machine!
25 June 2018
You may have seen our blog post about why you need high quality print to help your business marketing efforts, and just one of many ideas for ways that you can do this is by creating bespoke printed postcards.
18 June 2018
Announcing a brand new Solways product… we are excited to be able to offer Solways digital embossing on soft feel LITHO printed business cards! Combine the buttery feel of a soft lamination with the raised glossy finish of digital embossing to create a business card that is both tactile and eye-catching.
11 June 2018
I was at a loose end over the past weekend so what do I do… I go to a museum to watch a 1813 printing press in action. Let me share with you the experience of printing on a machine made 205 years ago!
Take a look at the video below to see an old Columbian Press […]
6 June 2018
Choosing the right printer for your project is an essential part of making sure your finished product meets your expectations. You need a printer who understands your requirements, has experience printing the type of project you require and whose advice you can trust.
30 May 2018
Bespoke luxury boxes are the perfect way to showcase your most luxurious products and convey the high quality of your business. Here is a sneak peek at how the finished item could look…