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The First Billboard

The worlds first 24 –sheet billboard was displayed at the Paris Exposition in 1889. The same format was quickly adopted for advertising, particularly for circuses, travelling shows and movies. We can print and supply large format for your display purposes.

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Branded Usb wristbands

Wristband USB Flash Drive, The rubber material makes for a lightweight wristband making it easy to wear and conveniently take your data with you whenever and wherever you may need it. This band is available in nine different vibrant colours, including Blue, Green, Orange, Pink, Red, Yellow, Purple, Black and White. If none of these […]

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branded bobble bottle

Meet bobble, a stylish and very smart way to make every drop of water you drink better. bobble is a fun, reusable bottle that filters water as you drink. when water passes through the ingenious carbon filter, chlorine is removed from ordinary tap water. makes water taste better. crisp and clean. bobble is a beautiful […]

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The Myth: Making Paper Always Destroys Forests

THE MYTH: Making Paper Always Destroys Forests THE FACT: Paper Production Supports Sustainable Forest Management   European Forests have grown by over 30% since 1950 and are increasing by 1.5 million football pitches every year – an area four times the size of London. 55% of the worlds wood harvest is used for energy and […]

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Tragically Awkward wedding photos

After printing some wedding invites, and stationery, mainly passport style invites, it always makes us laugh when some people want a print of there favourite awkward moment on a canvas print or a framed print of a tricky situation that they want to remember. Wether the happy couple have had a great time or things have […]

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Quiet Print Week

Its been a quiet week in the print room, so whilst we have had some time to reflect on old printing jobs, we thought it would be a good time to have a clear out. Some of our foiling jobs and samples date back to early 20o1 so we don’t think that after 15 years […]

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Reading the signs a couple of years ago it was easy to assume that the art of blogging was set to die a painful death at the hands of social networks like Facebook and Twitter and others. While social has changed how we communicate online, blogging remains a core part of things. In fact, the […]

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Hertford historic market town

As an historic market town, Hertford has so much to offer: specialist shops, Hertford Museum, antique shops, pubs and restaurants, riverside walks, town and Castle events, and even printing companies. History, art, culture, nature, gastronomy and much more besides, Hertford draws on it’s history of over a thousand years. The town centre, which is largely […]

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10 Fascinating Facts About Printers and Printing

What other words does your mind conjure up when you think of printers? Fun, exciting, interesting? Probably not. Boring, functional and uninspiring would probably be closer to the mark but we’ve put together this little list to show that Linards can, sometimes, be more than just printers. The world’s oldest surviving printed work is the Diamond […]

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Naturalis “exceptional print performance”

The Hull-headquartered paper supplier had been the exclusive UK distributor of the Naturalis range for the past decade. It has now bought the “full intellectual property rights” on a worldwide basis from administrators at KPMG, as well as the remaining mill stock, for an undisclosed sum. GF Smith joint managing director John Haslam said the […]

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