New Year Honours
Press Releases

New Year Honours

Potts Print (UK), the Cramlington-based printing, packaging and direct mail specialist will report a record operating profit for 2014 of £1million plus. “We intend to use this fantastic result as a springboard for a long term strategy, to develop and expand all divisions of the business – lithographic and digital printing, direct mail, large format … Continue reading

Acquisition trail…
Pottsworld / Press Releases

Acquisition trail…

On 27th November, 2014, Potts Print (UK) Ltd., the Cramlington-based printing, packaging and direct mail specialist, acquired local neighbour, Digital XL Services Ltd., large-format printing company, for an undisclosed sum. Digital XL is a highly regarded production company focused on large-format digitally printed products and services, and has been a Potts trade supplier for many … Continue reading

Potts Print (UK) Aquires Bakershaw Print
Press Releases

Potts Print (UK) Aquires Bakershaw Print

Printers (L)ink On 31st July, 2014, Potts Print (UK) Ltd, the Cramlington-based printing, packaging and direct mail specialist, acquired North Tyneside commercial printing company, Bakershaw Print Ltd., for an undisclosed sum. Potts Print (UK) and Bakershaw have collaborated on several print projects and formed a strong commercial relationship, which led to today’s announcement of their formal merger. … Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Potts Print (UK) Management Team Increased By Five In 2014
Press Releases

PRESS RELEASE: Potts Print (UK) Management Team Increased By Five In 2014

Potts Print (UK) paves the way to the future with five new additions to its management team in January. Michael Blake (Purchasing Manager), Andrew James (IT Manager), Michael Johnson (Production Manager), Paul Murphy (Quality Systems Manager) and Stephen Oates (Digital Print Manager) were promoted in January and have already begun their new roles. The new … Continue reading

Potts Print (UK) Installs Keseco UK’s Ultra Technology
Press Releases

Potts Print (UK) Installs Keseco UK’s Ultra Technology

Potts Print (UK), the Northumberland based printing, packaging and direct mail company, has confirmed that it has installed Keseco UK’s Ultra energy saving technology at its Cramlington print facility. The Ultra solution has reduced the electricity consumption in similar print works across the UK by up to 12.33% per year. Potts expects the system to … Continue reading

Press Release: Increased Storage & Distribution Capacity for Potts Print (UK)
Press Releases

Press Release: Increased Storage & Distribution Capacity for Potts Print (UK)

An extensive racking area has been installed in the secondary warehouse of the Potts Print (UK) storage and distribution facility, creating a bulk storage area that utilises the full height of the building and offers increased capacity in this area of the business. Transforming the facility to the best of its potential has not only … Continue reading

Two Sides Repsonds to Google’s Go Paperless Campaign
Press Releases

Two Sides Repsonds to Google’s Go Paperless Campaign

Martyn Eustace, Director of the Two Sides initiative, has responded to Google’s Go Paperless in 2013 campaign this week, highlighting some of the misunderstandings about sustainability in digital communication. Please download his open letter below. If you have any comments about this campaign, or digital/print communication in an environmental context, please join the Connect Friday … Continue reading

Potts Print (UK) doubles finishing capacity with funding from Barclays
Press Releases

Potts Print (UK) doubles finishing capacity with funding from Barclays

Barclays Press Release (08/01/2013): Northumberland company Potts Print (UK) today announced further expansion plans with new equipment as they continue with their growth strategy plan. Potts Print (UK), based at Nelson Park, Cramlington, has been in business since 1875 and is now the first Carbon Balanced Printing Company in the North East. They deliver carbon … Continue reading

Press Release: What’s Carbon Balancing Got To Do With You?
Press Releases

Press Release: What’s Carbon Balancing Got To Do With You?

What’s carbon balancing got to do with you? If you’re a business; a lot – and sooner than you think. With the government’s Climate Change Act carbon reduction targets set at 34% by 2020 (80% by 2050) and the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) working towards transparency about greenhouse gas emissions by businesses and cities, carbon … Continue reading

Press Release: Second New Heidelberg B2 Press Commissioned at Potts Print (UK)
Press Releases

Press Release: Second New Heidelberg B2 Press Commissioned at Potts Print (UK)

The second press in a double B2 order from Potts Print (UK) at Drupa this year has been commissioned. The Heidelberg Speedmaster XL75 will run alongside its sister press, the SX74, which is already producing work. Above: Managing Director Shaun Johnson with the Heidelberg XL75 at Potts Print (UK) The investment means greater capacity in the … Continue reading