Fujifilm UK supplies a wide range of award-winning solutions for the newspaper industry all designed to help improve production performance. Due to an unprecedented investment programme in plate R&D and manufacturing, Fujifilm is now able to offer the most complete, high quality, environmentally-friendly range of CTP plate products in the industry. Fujifilm UK’s Brillia range of CTP plates for the newspaper industry now comprises violet and thermal versions with both processed and chemistry-free derivatives available. This means there is a Fujifilm plate solution to suit the specific needs of any newspaper printer. Underpinned by a world-wide support infrastructure and plate manufacturing capability, Fujifilm has developed a platform to build on its position as the number one plate supplier in the market.
It is not just through consumables where Fujifilm adds value. Fujifilm UK’s Elara software allows newspaper publishers to improve the quality and efficiency of image optimisation in busy newspaper publishing environments, and working together with leading suppliers, Krause and FFEI, Fujifilm UK offer plate setters designed specifically for the most demanding newspaper environments.
Clive Bowles, Business Development Manager for Newspapers says: “Companies looking for stable suppliers in a difficult and highly competitive market need to partner with organisations that will be around tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. Fujifilm is today one of the very few companies that can offer that guarantee. We’re committed to offering world-class solutions in the newspaper industry to meet all market needs, providing customers with guaranteed consistent, high quality.” For more information, visit: https://www.fujifilm.eu/uk/products/graphic-systems/newspaper-printing
manroland web systems is the world leading supplier of heatset web offset presses from 16pp to 96pp and every format in between. The ROTOMAN and LITHOMAN series are regarded as the most robust and reliable commercial press systems available with the highest print quality.
manroland web systems has recently introduced the industrial digital folding solutions FoldLine and FormerLine for the production of format variable and pagination variable products. From books to newspapers to commercial applications manroland web systems legendary folding performance is now available for 24/7 digital print production at the highest output levels.
The service portfolio of manroland web systems is the broadest available. It provides customised 24/7 service, maintenance packages plus integrated services and training measures as well as software products and workflow management systems. The company provides consultancy services covering all aspects of investment and building planning, organisation, management, systems engineering and process optimisation.
manroland web systems (UK) Ltd also provides the Schur Packaging range of equipment which completes the company’s involvement in virtually every stage of the production process. Products from Schur can be combined to provide a highly automated and highly efficient mailroom for newspaper and magazine publishers. The comprehensive range includes gripper conveyers, inserters, stackers, packaging lines, palletising, loading bay equipment, underwrappers, film wrappers and cross strapping machines. Schur Packaging has over 50 years of experience in providing the very best mailroom solutions throughout the world. To be successful you need equipment that performs reliably from a company that provides a complete service solution.
manroland web systems – your reliable and high performance business partner.
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Valecom provide unique front page advertising formats for print media, MemoStick and MemoScent are all active in the markets today. The complete advertising fulfillment process, from end user consultation to application on the printed product, is available.
Ferag technology has established a worldwide reputation for its innovative Newspaper mailroom and commercial printing bindery machinery and systems. Striving forward with new innovations to allow the market to produce more efficiently with new diverse products.
Denipro are world leaders in providing roller conveying technology to all aspects of industrial processes. Combining production, manufacturing and logistics demands, with innovative technology allows our customers to meet their process needs in the most energy efficient and cost effective way possible.
As an established trading organization WRH Global UK has selected a comprehensive range of trade partners. Key machinery suppliers and systems providers are represented to allow the graphic arts market to benefit from new technology, increasing and enhancing their product portfolio. WRH Global UK operates within the whole Graphic Arts market from newspapers, commercial printing, gravure, web, sheetfed, direct mail and packaging.
In addition to our head office and innovation centre in Switzerland, we have 24 subsidiary companies world-wide, totaling 1200 employees. The UK office based in Harlow, Essex provides local sales, service and spare parts. WRH Global UK offers a customer consultant facility with dedicated representatives whom provide in-depth knowledge of how our products and services can help benefit your business.
Putting our customers at the centre of their business Working closely with their customers to gain a full understanding of their needs, they pride themselves on a true partnership approach with effective communication. With a dedicated Customer Service Representative managing each account, their customers can rely on a reliable and responsive service.
What PCP do
Specialising in Magazines, Company Brochures, Catalogues and Mailers, print is their business, their livelihood and at the very heart of all that they do. They foster a culture where employees take pride in their work and with a policy of providing their staff with continual training of the highest standard they have the latest skills at their disposal. It is an approach that continues to attract the very best print professionals.
Working within the community
Working within the communityAs well as attracting and recruiting experienced staff from within the industry, Precision Colour Printing recognises the need for recruiting and training from the ground level, creating employment opportunities and training for people in the local area. Precision Colour Printing has recruited a number of apprentices in conjunction with the British Printing Industries Federation. By working alongside local colleges they plan to offer sustainable employment in the Press Room, Bindery and Engineering departments.
Investment Since 2000, they have also invested over £20m in new equipment, including a Xerox C1000 colour digital press from Fuji. Their Komori web press was installed in September 2013. The 50K cph press comprises of 2x16p or 1x32p duplex will add a further 45% capacity for business growth to handle an increased volume of contractual work and to strengthen their relationships with long standing and new customers to provide the highest levels of service and quality levels to be proud of.
Quality Investment in the latest equipment would mean little if their finished product did not meet client expectations – this is why they employ a rigorous checking process throughout all of their print runs – achieving the ISO9001 Quality Control accreditation. They’ll confirm that they are committed to every project, treat each piece of work as if it were their own, always respond to requests quickly, can be relied upon for speedy turnaround, apply the utmost care and attention to their work and are cost effective.
Caring about the environment With a serious commitment to the environment, they continue to reduce their carbon footprint by the usage of recycled paper and paper from sustainable forests, the recycling of waste products, complying with recently introduced solvent emissions and by constantly reviewing their energy efficiency. Through these measures they have achieved both ISO14001 Environmental accreditation and are fully FSC and PEFC certified.
We know the past decade has presented significant challenges and opportunities for the creation and distribution of quality journalism. Business models are changing, news consumption is becoming increasingly fragmented, and the spread of misinformation has been rising as trust in media has declined.
That’s why we believe it is more important than ever to support organizations committed to doing original, fact-based reporting. And we believe that by confronting these realities together, we can ensure a world where journalism not only survives, but thrives.
The News Awards celebrate achievement in news media print, technology and business innovation and Google is proud to support the Awards as sponsor of the News Website of the Year.
Having invested heavily in our print sites across the country, Trinity Mirror Printing has the peerless expertise and facilities to provide a competitive, reliable and comprehensive print and publishing solution. In addition to printing, we can fulfill a range of services; from design to distribution to delivery; providing a seamless process from start to finish.
We also serve the Trinity Mirror publishing businesses with our print portfolio, including a wide range of newspapers, magazines and supplements. We have five great national newspapers, including the Daily Mirror and the Sunday Mirror, and over 100 regional titles with a strong portfolio of big metropolitan market-leading regional titles which sit at the heart of their communities.
Our contract print titles sit equally alongside our internal products, with all receiving the same care, quality and levels of customer service you would imagine from a first class printer.