Category Archive: Useful / Inspiring Articles

Questions

Customer Questions: Where to Find Advice On The Website

6th February 2018

Last year we started running blog posts featuring frequently asked questions. The posts proved popular, with several customers getting in touch to tell us how they had followed our advice. So we thought we would continue the theme in 2018…. READ MORE

Ultra Violet

Ultra Violet – Pantone Colour of the Year 2018

15th December 2017

The Pantone Color Institute has announced its colour for 2018. PANTONE 18-3838 or Ultra Violet is described as ‘inventive’ and ‘imaginative’. Executive Director Leatrice Eiseman says: “We are living in a time that requires inventiveness and imagination. It is this… READ MORE

Greenery: Pantone’s Colour of the Year

14th December 2016

Pantone has announced the Colour of the Year for 2017 and it’s a beauty. Referencing the current social and political environment and the need to regroup and refresh, Greenery (Pantone Ref 15-0343) is a welcome choice. Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director… READ MORE

Meet Our MD Carrie Parkinson

2nd February 2016

Carrie Parkinson established Lancaster Printing in 2010. After completing her degree in printing & graphics and working for a print company in the US, she decided to set up her own UK-based business. I caught up with Carrie and asked… READ MORE

Rose Quartz and Serenity: Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2016

22nd December 2015

For the first time Pantone has blended two shades to represent their Colour of the Year for 2016. Those shades are Rose Quartz and Serenity. Pantone said of the pairing: “As consumers seek mindfulness and well-being as an antidote to… READ MORE

Our Most Frequently Asked Questions

4th August 2015

We have been working with promotional products for 16 years now, both in the UK and the US. The wide range of products we supply and the customisation process tends to generate a number of questions. We thought it might… READ MORE

Conference Planning Tools & Checklists

29th January 2015

Following our recent article on planning your next business event, we have rounded up some great planning sheets and checklists to help you get started. As every event is unique, the idea is to use the guides as pointers or… READ MORE

Something for the Holidays

29th December 2014

We love that quiet time between Christmas and New Year. The relatives have gone home, the kids have their toys to keep them occupied and there’s still an unopened box of Quality Street squirreled away. It’s a great time to… READ MORE