Keeping Print Simple
We like to keep things as simple as possible for our customers. All clients are different in knowledge of print, so needs vary. We meet your requirements, not you having to meet ours for a personal and tailored service. Ordering is simple, an email quote will be given and once approved, we accept pdf files via email or download for larger files. You will get a confirmation of order and a PDF Proof for approval prior to printing for your delivery date.
Postcards / Greeting Cards
“The quality of finishing and colour is super, the design really comes alive in full-size, high-quality, bound print. Staff will now be armed with something new and beautiful.”
Liz Global Editor, Sight Savers
We offer a selection of methods to best suit your project
Quick short runs at affordable prices. There are no restrictions on quantities so you can order as you go.
The better choice for the professional that needs larger sizes and quantities. Ranging press size from B3 – B2 in five colours and B1 in ten colours.
A range of options to personalise your materials including folding, saddle stitching and perfect binding. Foil, lamination and spot UV. Embossing and die cutting. We are happy to discuss your requirements.
Once your printing had been completed we offer a range of finishes
- Saddle stitching
- Perfect binding
- Wiro binding
- Spot UV
- Die making and die cutting
- Hand finishing
Print ready requirements
For creating high quality, print ready files please ensure your artwork fulfils these criteria. If you have any questions please contact us.
Please save or export artwork as a PDF. Adobe Acrobat is the industry standard for PDFs. We do accept Word, Publisher and Powerpoint documents, but these may incur Mac time costs to produce a press ready print file.
4 colour CMYK. Black only. Spot Colours. Metallics.
Embedded in PDF.
Print standard minimum resolution of 300dpi.
FREE Dummy Service
SWAN PRESS offer a FREE Dummy Service for brochures on optional paper stocks to enable you to check what best suits your project. We can supply Colourmatch Epson proofs. Plus a FREE digital printed sample of your job before you go to print (subject to type of product). This is helpful for customers who are unsure of what paper weight to use or just prefer a hard copy.
Delivery and Direct Mail
Local pick up and delivery available free of charge. Our own London van and overnight UK Delivery.
Fulfilment and batch mailing to your clients.
Swan Press have always kept up with the environmental issues in print, moving with the times and new technology available for all aspects of production from plates to paper waste and waste management. Our papers are FSC stocks from our paper merchants, with option for recycled papers available. Free samples are available FOC.