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Our Secret To Hiring Print Staff
September 13, 2019

Our Secret To Hiring Print Staff

From what we hear from our trade partners, it seems that hiring staff is one of the trickiest parts of running a print business. We know this from experience as well. From over 13 years of experience and having plenty of time to learn from each hire, we have developed our own way of doing […]

Setting Up Custom Shape, Crease & Scores on your Artwork
September 2, 2019

Setting Up Custom Shape, Crease & Scores on your Artwork

Please watch the above video on the process for setting up your artwork for custom shape, score or creases. For the Spot template file indicated in the video please download below: Close Your Artwork With A Thru-cut & Not a Trim Box As soon as custom finishing steps are added to a job, you are […]

Couriers Please For Print Deliveries
August 28, 2019

Couriers Please For Print Deliveries

We are all about giving you more margin. We have listened to customer feedback and our printing prices are always ultra-sharp. However, a lot of customers have mentioned they were looking for a more cost-effective delivery method than a same day courier, but something faster than a road service. What is the Solution? We have […]

How To Grow Your Print Revenue And Retain Customers
August 21, 2019

How To Grow Your Print Revenue And Retain Customers

As a company offering your customers large format printing products, it can often be a challenge to grow your revenue. You might have issues with staff, space, equipment and time. But what is your biggest asset? Why Leveraging Your Customer Base Is So Important Here are some hard-hitting facts about your biggest asset which is […]

Stop Competing On Price
August 13, 2019

Stop Competing On Price

We often get asked by our customers, how they can convert more quotes on our products such as corflute and banners. Most people initially go down to price. But based on the data and trends we have seen; this is not necessarily the case. What the Data Tells Us From our top 20 customers, we […]

More Options For Banner Finishing in IQ
August 6, 2019

More Options For Banner Finishing in IQ

We have added a whole heap of new banner finishing options in Mediapoint IQ. Watch the above video to get more on this or keep reading the below. More Banner Finishing Options Under additional finishing in our PVC Banner product, we have added more finishing options for you. We have taken our most requested custom […]

Setting Up Multiple Artwork Kinds Jobs
July 30, 2019

Setting Up Multiple Artwork Kinds Jobs

By watching the above video, you can get a full overview of how we need an artwork with multiple kinds setup. For a rundown also see below. How We Give You More Margin In order to give you more margin, we need to keep our costs low. So, we have instigated a fully automated prepress […]

Colour Matching For Your Customers Jobs
July 22, 2019

Colour Matching For Your Customers Jobs

By watching the above video, you can get an overview of the full process we use at Mediapoint for Colour Matching. Put Pantone C colours in your files It is important that in your files you only put Solid Coated Pantone colours in your file. Our profiles will detect this and do a spot replacement […]

How To Pick The Right Material For Mesh Fence Panels & Fence Banners
July 1, 2018

How To Pick The Right Material For Mesh Fence Panels & Fence Banners

We are constantly asked what the best mesh banner stock is for mesh fence panels & fence mesh banners. Being a trade printer and having a lot of knowledge in this area we know that one size does not fit all when it comes to the best type of material for fence banners. We understand […]

Mediapoint quadruples capacity with new Durst
June 25, 2018

Mediapoint quadruples capacity with new Durst

Mediapoint is significantly increasing its production capacities, installing a new Durst P10 250 HS Plus large format flatbed printer, and a large format guillotine cutter.

Jamie Xuereb, owner of the trade wide format printer says, “We were at a point where capacity on our SwissQ flatbed printer was stretched. We needed to keep up on quality and speed. The business has been growing and the old printer was phenomenal but we needed the extra capacity.