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How to chose the right paper for your next print job…

The choices of paper are vast and we understand that choosing the right weight, colour and finish for your print job can be quite confusing. There are some basic terms that we use in the print industry when it comes to paper and so we created this no nonsense guide to help you.   GSM or paper weight GSM stands for ‘grams per…

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Books are our speciality… (Video)

We’ve just released our latest YouTube video! As you may already know, we’ve invested heavily in the latest technology and our team of specialists have a combined knowledge of over 50 years in the book industry. Watch our film to find out how we’re now taking the short run book market by storm… Don’t forget…

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What is EMAS? (Video)
What is EMAS? (Video)

At Severn we are very proud to be one of only ten printers in the UK to be EMAS accredited for our tenth year running. We hope you enjoy watching our video explaining what EMAS is and what we did to get it.

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A lot’s happening here at Severn… (Video)
A lot’s happening here at Severn… (Video)

From rebranding, launching our new website and investments in technology through to launching our very own YouTube channel, there is a lot happening here at the moment. Our focus is, as always, on continually improving the quality and service that we offer to you, our customers. Watch our video to find out more about the latest…

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We’re now the UK’s only Ultra High Definition Inkjet book printer

In our drive for quality and exceptional service, we have recently invested in industrial inkjet capability with the Canon i300 press, combined with the latest MX inks. This makes us the first UK company to offer ultra-high definition inkjet printing to publishers requiring short-run, premium quality books and journals using this…

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Our Mailing Capabilities (Video)
Our Mailing Capabilities (Video)

 We hope you like this brand new video about our mailing capabilities on our brand new YouTube channel! We will be using this channel to keep you updated and to answer commonly asked print questions. Head over to YouTube and subscribe to get updated as videos go live.

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Severn Complete EMAS Audit 10th Year running

At Severn, we’ve always been very proud of our multi award winning environmental status and the focus we always have on ensuring the world we live in is looked after. We even have an in-house ‘green team’ to ensure that we are constantly driving environmental improvements across the whole company. With this in mind we’re…

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14 Years in the making World War II Project

This job that is underway at the moment was 14 years in the making and is unbelievably precious. To begin with the tint board frame was printed on a blank sheet of paper and then it was sent around the world for World War II pilots to sign over a period of years. Once they’d all signed it, it was sent back to us to then print  the…

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Tear-off leaflets keeping leaflets in place

Stores are reluctant to have piles of leaflets in their stores but this trick – called the tear-off may be about to become common in UK stores. The leaflets are padded onto a backing board and drilled with one hole – they are delivered with a cable tie so that the pad can be positioned near the product on the rack. Customers…

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