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During 2023 we will be publishing a series of articles regarding, mainly, our contribution to industry in Guernsey. These articles will be added to this page as they are published. We hope they are informative and that you get more of a taste of our ethics, values and practices.

 

Great Looking Clothes That Are Kind To The Planet

It’s an exciting time for the printing industry! Branded clothing is a powerful marketing weapon for businesses, clubs and causes and we have some amazing, innovative processes to help your stakeholders promote your organisation in an attractive, effective and eco-friendly manner. In 2024 more and more companies are focusing on their carbon footprint. Not only is it a good idea…

Getting the marketing mix right

Tears for Fears advised us to ‘Shout! Shout! Let it all out’, as they didn’t believe that hiding your light under a bushel was a great marketing strategy. ‘If you’ve got it flaunt it!’ The question is ‘how’? In 2023, promoting your businesses via a great website, engaging social media with fantastic online content, is an important part of the…

Three million items and counting.

The postcard industry has changed. It’s gone digital. Yes, you can still buy cards with your favourite beach scene from one of those metal racks outside the newsagent on a seafront somewhere. But, as Bob Dylan said ‘..the times they are a changing’. Many holidaymakers now have a choice of phone apps that supply a customised photo postcard service to…

Embracing Technology

Technology has revolutionised the printing world. Printed In Guernsey has set aside the old, non-sustainable printing practices and has embraced the future. New techniques now ensure that there is minimal paper waste, the print quality is better, it’s more cost-effective for the printer, delivers more value to the customer and is kinder to the planet. The rise of the internet…

Cleaning Up Our Industry

According to many of the world’s leading scientists we’re currently drinking in the ‘last chance saloon’ when it comes to battling climate change. Many believe collective and concerted action is the only means to address what they describe as a truly global threat. The clock is ticking! – “Last orders”! So, how does a printing company in the Channel Islands…

Printed In Guernsey Acquires Ego Motifs

One of the best-known clothing embellishment and embroidery businesses in the Channel Islands has been bought by Printed In Guernsey. Ego Motifs has supplied businesses, charities, schools, States’ departments and sports clubs with a large number of personalised or branded clothing items for many years. Andy Fothergill, the joint managing director of Printed In Guernsey, says he is delighted to…

Why did we buy Ego Motifs?

Why has Printed in Guernsey acquired one of the best-known embroidery businesses in the Channel Islands? We have been embellishing customers clothing for many years and have printed thousands of t shirts, hoodies and workwear using traditional vinyl methods, direct-to-garment and transferring designs onto clothing using pressure and heat (sublimation). So why do we need embroidery too? We know that…