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QR Codes: McDonald’s Are Lovin’ It

As part of the latest packaging redesign at McDonald’s, UK brand design agency Boxer decided to incorporate the use of QR codes to help provide nutritional and other information for inquisitive customers at the fast food chain. Image Source: McDonald’s … Continue reading

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Speedo printing by Solopress suits Simply Swim

Chris Corfield of Simply Swim explains why this successful online swimwear store recommends the printing services of Solopress… Established in 2006, Simply Swim are online swimwear and equipment specialists. We pride ourselves on having a market leading eCommerce website, with … Continue reading

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Modern Wedding Order of Service stationery that’s picture perfect

It’s the most important day of your life, so why skimp on the design and printing of your Wedding Order of Service stationery? That’s why Solopress customers Chris and Pip from Gloucestershire decided to tie the knot with a stylish … Continue reading

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Is the new HP Latex 3000 printer an industrial revolution in eco printing?

HP want to revolutionise industrial printing with their new environmentally-friendly Latex 3000 wide-format printer… First introduced in 2008, HP’s Latex Printing Technology is a water-based alternative to solvent ink that helps reduce the environmental impact of large-scale printing. During the … Continue reading

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Is this the world’s coolest beer packaging?

Miller Genuine Draft launches innovative beer cooler box into UK stores… Having a refreshing, ice cold bottle of beer just got even easier this summer, thanks to Miller Brewing Company and the cardboard specialists at CRP Print & Packaging. Their … Continue reading

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Funny Friday: Gnome Beer

Proving that beer gnomes are far cuter than the garden variety, this exquisite Norsk OL gnome beer packaging was designed by Ryanna Christianson, a student at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. Images Source: Packaging of the World Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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What’s new at Sign & Digital UK 2013

The UK’s annual showcase for the sign making and digital printing industry, Sign & Digital UK opened at the Birmingham NEC exhibition centre today. So what’s new at this year’s show? Epson (www.epson.co.uk) Epson’s SureColor SC-S range of wide-format printers … Continue reading

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Beermat Characters: The humble coaster gets a design makeover

Inkygoodness, the experts in finding new and exciting talent in illustration and lowbrow art, have utilised beermats in their latest character design project… Inspired by the unusual theme of Beermat Characters, creative mavens Inkygoodness are showcasing the talents of over … Continue reading

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Pick Me Up: 5 amazing things to see at the London graphic arts festival

Pick Me Up, London’s annual graphic arts festival, returns to Somerset House this week. What’s hot in the contemporary art collective this year? Now celebrating its fourth year as London’s eclectic graphic arts extravaganza, the Pick Me Up festival is … Continue reading

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Copycat packaging: Have you been fooled?

As new research by consumer group Which? finds that UK shoppers are annoyed by imitation products, Solopress ask if you’ve ever been misled by copycat packaging? Copycat packaging has been a growing phenomenon with all the leading British supermarkets and … Continue reading

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