Printing

Tipografic's printing processes and quality standards allow us to consistently produce outstanding print. We’re not only the UK’s pre-eminent wet glue label printer, we’re the only printer in the country offering sheet-fed and reel-fed printing, on both paper and film.
Flexographic Film Printing
Wet Glue Label Printing
Meticulous Quality Control
Unbeatable Capacity
Outstanding Print

We practice meticulous quality control – accuracy and ink levels are monitored by our spectrophotometric system, and we provide in-house ink management and mixing.

Wet glue labels: Spectrophotometric colour management and in-house ink mixing, spot UV, varnish, metallic papers, seven colour, foil blocking, bespoke colours, fixed colour palette printing, embossing, gloss and matt finishes…

Flexographic film print: Eight colour reel-fed printing on paper and film, including metallic and pearlescent finishes, fixed colour palette printing, heat reactive and colour-shifting inks alongside meticulous Easy-Col colour management technology…

Our state-of-the-art facilities include:
• 62,000 square foot purpose-built label production facility
• Three state-of-the-art Heidelberg presses and four Polar finishing lines
• The UK’s first Windmöller and Hölscher Miraflex AM printing press with Easy-Col
• Innovative marketing techniques AND seven-colour printing, plus varnishes

Our presses run 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week, printing up to six million labels every hour: we also recycle 100% of our factory waste. We provide detailed capacity planning to manage your order, OTIF.

Tipografic invests in the training and ongoing professional development of all of its staff members, and holds International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) certificates in both Quality Assurance and Print Colour Management, plus the BRS/ IoP Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials (Category 1).

We are also FSC®   (Forest Stewardship Council®) certified, providing our customers with a rigorous provenance system for all certified papers.

We’re holders of:

ISO9001 Quality Assurance
ISO12647-2 Print Colour Management
BRC/ IoP Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials (Category 1)
FSC® certified

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Print finishes:

Wet glue labels:Foiled blockedMetalised paper

Emulsional coating

Spot UV

All over UV

Embossing

Flexo-printMetallic finishesPearlescent finishes

Heat reactive (thermo-chromatic) security inks

Colour shifting inks