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10th Nov 2017

Christmas 2017 printing

“We are not an online print shop”  but just like santa we will deliver last minute – we feel our work for you is a much more interesting than just putting ink onto the cheapest, flimsy, paper or merchandise. Our customers really appreciate the advice given about even the smallest job. We can pay you a […]

06th Jun 2017

Linards printing in Hertford

Do you need new letterheads printed for your business? Do you need to create and print some flyers to carry out your advertising campaign? Then look no further than Linards in Hertford. We offer a comprehensive range of printing services including lithographic printing, digital printing, flyer printing, and in-house graphic artworks. All this and only […]

17th Mar 2017

Flyers & Leaflets printed to your specifications

If you need some must-see messaging to attract customers, you can count on A5 flyers and leaflets to do the job. Whether handing them out on the streets or packaging into a customer’s order, we can help provide you with the means to create something special. We offer an extensive flyer printing service across hertfordshire. […]

30th Jan 2017

Personalisation printing

From 1 February, promotional packs featuring a unique code, which can be submitted to the KitKat website to discover whether the person has won a personalised pack, will go on sale. Packs will be mailed to the homes of the winners with a photo and their name on the wrapper. Winners will be subject to […]

15th Dec 2016

Active Security Group Christmas Tips

For the majority of people the Christmas festive season is one of celebration and enjoyment.  People finish work and can let their hair down to celebrate and spend more time with their children, friends and family. The downside of all this celebration and the Christmas period is that it presents a massive opportunity for would be […]

28th Nov 2016

who are you calling a MUG

One of the most popular choices for corporate gifts, send your message or spread the word about your company to hundreds or thousands of exisiting clients or potential customers with one of our wide range of ceramics, tailored to your needs. From the ever popular sparta mug to the attractive and stylish design of the […]

01st Sep 2016

LAR Tyre Services

When a company needs business cards in a hurry, you can count on Linards to come up with the goods, Designed and printed within 24hrs.   All your mobile tyre needs 24hrs 7days a week! You can call us anytime for a emergency tyre replacement rescue whether your stranded on the motorway or at home! […]

06th Apr 2016

Reasons That Your New Website should be Value for Money

If you’re thinking about jumping in and getting a new website it can be a bit scary. Depending on what you need and the size of your business, your costs could range from £1,000 to £100,000 and you have no idea when you’re gathering quotes which one is the right one. Do you go with the […]

07th Mar 2016

Making your printed brochure work for your business

A well designed, professionally printed brochure might be the most effective marketing tool your business will have. Even in a World where digital marketing continues to grow and evolve, a printed brochure is invaluable in engaging existing and prospective customers. The personal touch People interact differently with a printed brochure than they do with online […]

07th Jan 2016

New Year New Day

Get a Fresh New Website for 2016, from simple static website designs to complex interactive sites and e-commerce solutions, Linards will not only make your  website look great but we will ensure it works hard for your business. For all our websites, we combine creativity and the latest internet technology with reliability and ease-of-use. We work alongside our […]

27th Nov 2015

Black Friday Deals

Black Friday is the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States (the fourth Thursday of November). Since the early 2000s, it has been regarded as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season in the US and is fast becoming the latest way of saving money in the UK, and most major retailers open very […]

26th Nov 2015

PRINT FINISHING AVAILABLE

In addition to our wide range of printing capabilities, we also have all the necessary machinery and skills to finish all of our projects. This is a huge commercial advantage to us to oversee all our projects. Die Cutting/Foiling/Embossing/Debossing/Spot UV and much more. Die Cutting is the process used to cut out shapes from sheets of paper […]

21st Oct 2015

Digital Revolution

The Digital Revolution The introduction of Digital print has revolutionised the print industry in many ways since the 1980’s. No printing plates means low set up costs, quick turnaround short run lengths. It has lead to personalised direct mail, bespoke book printing, and personalised greeting cards which can all be delivered next day if the artwork is […]

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25th Sep 2015

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.

15th Sep 2015

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 […]

10th Sep 2015

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 […]

31st Jul 2015

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 […]

28th Jul 2015

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 […]

16th Jul 2015

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 […]

10th Jul 2015

blogging

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 […]

01st Jul 2015

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 […]

30th Jun 2015

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 […]

24th Jun 2015

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 […]

10th Jun 2015

Gutenberg and the Printing Press

In the old days, only the richest people had books. But Johannes Gutenberg’s printing press changed all that!

09th Jun 2015

www.theprintshow.co.uk

The Print Show is a forward looking annual exhibition designed to provide the key tools that everyone from the smallest high-street print shop to the biggest conglomerate need to remain competitive without forgetting the roots of our historic industry. The UK’s top exhibition venue, Birmingham’s NEC, will play host to the event which will span […]

21st May 2015

Wire Binding Services

Wire Binders can give more of a professional look to important documents, such as client proposals or business presentations. The desktop systems can be purchased with two different types of finish. Either 2:1 ‘Pitch’ or 3:1 ‘Pitch’. This simply means that holes are punched through the document at either 2 holes per inch (2:1) or […]

05th May 2015

who says print is dead

Despite what you may have heard, reports of the “death of print” have been greatly exaggerated. A survey in April by Deloitte found that 88% of magazine readers in the UK still prefer to consume articles via print. While half of respondents to its state-of-the-media survey (2,276 UK consumers, aged 14 to 75) owned a […]

01st May 2015

Decades of high security design leads to Fortuna 9

Decades of high security design leads to Fortuna 9 Agfa Graphics has released its long-awaited Fortuna 9 design software, created for high-end security printing and focusing on boosting productivity for users. Fortuna 9 features updated tools and new security modules The newly launched upgrade is more advanced than ever, and attendees of the Security Printers […]

23rd Apr 2015

Website builds for your company

To build your site, all you need is a domain name and web host. Once we setup your hosting account, we can install WordPress and begin creating your pages.   Blog or Website? There is some confusion over websites vs. blogs. People are often not sure which one they should create. Let me break down the difference. […]

19th Mar 2015

Social Media Is Not Rocket Surgery

   If you look back, it is evident that as humans we have been on a journey of ever changing progress brought about by technology, we are a species that have mastered the art of adapting.   Aside from the normal human journey of adapting to different environmental changes, as you grow older – the […]

18th Mar 2015

Branded diary with your company name on

Start the year the right way and get your brand name on your customers’ desks and in their minds from start to end of 2016. What better way to reward customer loyalty than a personalised gift that is bound to be used, and will expose your brand for the entire year, 365 days! Be sure […]

05th Mar 2015

Promotional gift flyer

Linards have come up with a great little idea for promotional products using a plastic stapler cord to hold your product to the flyer rather than traditional metal staples. the machine can be adjusted to suit most applications that it needs to hold, from sunglasses, to sweets, spoons, USBs, pens and virtually anything you would […]

26th Feb 2015

Branded Promotional Merchandise

We have always wondered if anyone actually knows that we Brand Merchandise! so we thought it about time we told everyone, that not only do we print ink on paper, we also source and print on various merchandise. Anything from keyrings, pens and mugs to hats, bags towels and jumpers…..Merchandise for all promotional events and […]

29th Jan 2015

Upto Half price printing in February

We have decided to have a good clear out of our stockroom, so if we can get your printed job on stock that is held in the print stockroom then we can offer upto half price off your stock, this could be for leaflets, brochures, posters, or even stickers. let us know what your requirements […]

13th Nov 2014

Classic car tax discs

Calling all classic car owners, we have produced a set of classic car tax discs for a well know mustang specialist, as you now don’t need a tax disc on show, why not have a tax disc for your classic car that shows the year and make of your pride and joy. 75mm and perforated […]

01st Oct 2014

Printed lanyards and wristbands

You need a customised lanyard, with a text or logos. You have a tight budget, but require high quality. You have a tight deadline?  We can print almost any logo, use any font and match any colour. We have various sizes of clear PVC badge holders which complement our range of Lanyards. These clear pockets […]

23rd Sep 2014

t-shirt printing

Wear these beautiful T-shirts, supplied by Linards in 4 colour. Rockschool is the leading accredited provider of rock exams worldwide. Graded Music Exams, Diplomas and Vocational Qualifications are taught the world over and are renowned for their practicality, flexibility and creativity. Inspired by the legends of rock, Rockschool qualifications are created with you, the musician […]

15th Sep 2014

New Office Details

Linards Have moved Offices to be right next to the Digital Nex-Press, so NEW CONTACT details are as follows. Same address, just new numbers. NEW CONTACT NUMBER: 01992526170 Lance Barrington: 07980 746617 Patrick Leighton: 07850 388148 16 Mead Business Centre · Mead Lane · Hertford · Herts · SG13 7BJ

08th Aug 2014

Clingz Printing

Clingz is an electrically charged polypropylene film that adheres to virtually any dry indoor surface. The White or Clear Clingz films are extremely versatile, clinging to drywall, glass, wood, metal, even brick – without adhesive! Clingz is also environmentally friendly, recyclable, and non-toxic. Linards were contracted to produce 12 different types all A5 in size on our Indigo […]

21st Jul 2014

Ware Lions

Ware Lions are a local football team to Linards, and we were asked to come up with some personal achievement cards for the under 7s football club. We think that these achievement cards will help channel the energy and effort that the children put into playing football.

10th Jul 2014

Accident report books

These accident report books are law in some industry’s we can print these with various covers to match your brand or company name on, this is an effective way of keeping all reported accidents documented and in 1 place.

26th Jun 2014

Wildstar Life size standee

Linards have had great fun producing, some life size standee’s for a new game launch called Wildstar, this was printed, mounted, and cad cut, then braced with a strut for shop use, this POS item was one of many that we printed for this release.

09th May 2014

Cheap roller banners

From taking your product/services direct to potential customers (at launch parties and exhibitions), to dressing your office without breaking the budget – our roller banners are a perfectly, portable, promotional tool. Our Standard Banner Stands are 2000mm high x 850mm wide (finished size). Your artwork will be a full colour print onto 165 micron hydrosol […]

09th May 2014

Cheap A5 Flyers

As time and technology marches on –  there’s still no end in sight to the popularity, and proven success, of flyers as a simple, effective and budget-friendly promotional tool. And there’s so much choice! Our A5 Flyers (210mm x 148mm) are all printed full colour, 130gsm & 170gsm quality gloss or silk paper. You can […]

09th May 2014

Cheap quality Business cards

Luxury Business Card 85 x 55mm 400gsm silk artboard (FSC mix credit: SGSCH-COC-004676) Full process colour from £34.00 for 100 A cheaper alternative to our laminated range,  our silk business cards are standard size of 55mm x 85mm printed full colour. We don’t scrimp on the paper stock these business cards come on a mighty […]

24th Apr 2014

Like Us

Isn’t it about time you like us on facebook and follow the antics Linards. we are more than just a print company we are a family!

10th Mar 2014

Linards Parker pen with LED light

WANT ONE? These Linard parker pens are a beautiful solid refillable pen, with a great LED light on the end, especially handy for those dark moments when you just happen to need a light!..if you want to get your hands on these exclusive pens then you only have to place an order and we will […]

10th Mar 2014

Linards FUN Viral

Linards are trying to get a FUN worldwide viral communication going, can I ask a favour of you to view the link below and leave a comment saying what town, city or country you viewed it from, and ask you to forward this mail on to 2 of your contacts and or post it to […]

04th Mar 2014

Indigo 5500

Just when you think you have it all sorted, we now have to stop work for a while, to have our Indigo 5500 digital press serviced, so its all hands on deck and time to have a tidy up in the print room.

25th Feb 2014

Pats Back

Our faithful Print Production Director Patrick Leighton has been having a hard time at Linards recently due to Back Injuries, He has been in and out of specialist places to try and solve the problem, we wish him all the best and a speedy recovery.

20th Feb 2014

Linked In

You can follow Lance Barrington on linked in and check out what is new. we always have offers than can be found by asking, Lance is the drive behind making your life easier, whether it is with some marketing, or design of a particular product or even a print quote. If you really want to […]

19th Feb 2014

Website updates

Website updates are a common thing in todays world, not only do Linards update your website we can build you a complete new one, from a basic layout to a fully customised site that you can update yourself. call 01992 558820 for more details or shoot us a mail with your requirements info@linards.co.uk  

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17th Feb 2014

Branded Mugs

  We don’t just do ink on paper, we also brand merchandise for those occasions needed, sometime we even treat ourselves to 15 minutes of fame. just to make us as special as the products we supply. This branded mug was a present from the team to our studio manager.

14th Feb 2014

Glass and Brushed aluminium USB sticks

NEW ideas for marketing products, Glass and Brushed aluminium USB sticks 2d or 3d images etched into the glass of your logo….contact us for more info linards.co.uk  

12th Feb 2014

Press folders

Our standard folders are printed in full colour on 350gsm gloss or silk artboard and available glued or flat with tape for glueing yourself for ease and storage. A great choice for beautiful folder printing. Folders can be a useful alternative to printed brochures. Some people prefer to have a printed folder and insert loose […]

12th Feb 2014

Mustang maniac business cards

business cards for small business’s up to large corporations, we all need business cards and here at Linards we can design and supply business cards to your needs, with stock ranges from cheap and cheerful to the most outstanding of finishes These Mustang Maniac business cards were designed by Martin Diamond at http://onemanandhismustang.com/ and we […]

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12th Feb 2014

5 Common Mistakes to avoid when considering Business Card Printing!

5 Common Mistakes to avoid when considering Business Card Printing! Mistake #1: Using Poor Quality Stock: Mistake#2: Stuffing the card with more than it can handle: Mistake#3: Creating mysterious business cards: Mistake#4: Either too small or too big: Mistake#5: Using inappropriate colours: Now for 5 tips to consider when arranging business card printing! Tip#1: Creative […]

12th Feb 2014

500 low cost flyers

500 low cost flyers, printed on our batch print system, still giving you the best in quality printing but at a budget price here in hertford

12th Feb 2014

London Skyline print and frame

Here at Linards we have just finished a beautiful framed print for a client, the print is a portrait view of the London skyline, its sits in a 40mm black framed with full glass coverage.