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Warners Midlands Printers charity football match is a huge success!

On Sunday we hosted a football match in aid of our chosen charity ForBenandSam. The offices took on the factory at Bourne Abbey lawns resulting in a closely contended 2-1 win for the offices. With burgers, bouncy castles and an ice cream van it proved to be a wonderful family day in unusually nice weather. […]

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Warners runs the Rat Race for Ben and Sam

Warners Runs the Rat Race for the second year running A team from Warners has completed the Rat Race Dirty Weekend in an effort to raise money for the charity “For Ben and Sam.” On a gloriously sunny day our team was able to complete a 13 mile course with 150 obstacles. Early projected totals […]

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Print lingo explained: Woodfree paper

Where is the wood in woodfree paper? There are many common misconceptions about what Woodfree paper actually is. By virtue of its somewhat misleading name, some people have mistakenly assumed that it is particularly environmentally friendly* because there is no wood in it, but this isn’t the case. What is Woodfree paper? Simply put, in […]

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Print Lingo Explained: GSM what is it?

What is GSM? GSM stands for grams per square metre and it is one of the main defining characteristics of paper along with finish and grade. GSM refers to the density of the paper. A paper with a higher GSM will be more dense than one with a lower GSM one and therefore will lead to […]

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Have you seen our free print video library?

Warners Print Video library If you have ever been confused by some of the technical terms printers use, then our print video library might be the answer! These videos are completely free for you to watch and share. Simply click on the title you wish to view. Please let us know what you think and […]

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Why work with Warners Midlands Printers?

Who are Warners Midlands Printers?     Established for 90 years. Still family run. We offer both web and sheet fed printing. We are specialised in the short to medium runs. In house binding: Perfect, Saddle Stitch and PUR. Free press passes. We also offer in house mailing. ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 certified. Why not […]

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Join us for a tour as we turn 90 too!

2016 is a big year for us. Not only is the Queen celebrating her 90th Birthday but so are Warners this July! To celebrate both of these mile stones we would like to invite you to take a tour of our plant and see some of the history we are so proud of! It doesn’t […]

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14 reasons why we think print is great.

We thought we would give you a few of the reasons why we love print! Print is fully and easily recyclable. Can be reused at home. The paper we use is from well managed forests in Europe that grow every year. Very easy to share. An excellent stimulus to draw customers to your website. Disposable. […]

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Print Lingo Explained part 4: Sheetfed Printing

Same offset litho process as web printing Takes individual sheets through the machine Perfectly suited for covers, leaflets and posters Better suited for heavier papers Can add a 5th colour Not as economical on longer runs as it needs to be cut and folded before binding. Slower than web presses More economical over short runs We […]

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Print Lingo Explained part 3: Web Printing

Web paper comes in reels. These are around 1200kg+ in weight. Some of them are over 25km long! The paper is printed on both sides. It is dried and folded on press. Becomes more economical over longer runs. Greater speed than sheet fed and digital. Better suited to longer run jobs. This video might also […]

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