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EVERYTHING YOU NEED UNDER ONE ROOF As a specialist trade print and mailing company, we’ve learned a lot over the years about what you need from your trade partner.

TOP SEVEN reasons trade professionals choose Bishops Printers:

1 2 3 4 5

Consistently competitive prices you can rely on, regardless of how busy we are.

6 7

Free delivery to our own ISO 27001 certified mailing house.

 eliable delivery and quality so you can trust us R with your reputation. Fast and responsive turnarounds, open 24/7, 363 days a year. White label guarantee; your clients won’t know we produced their print unless you tell them. Colour quality and accuracy with Heidelberg Inpress Control technology and HP Indigo breakthrough colour matching tools.

Trusted by trade professionals; 70% of our customers are other printers, brokers, publishers and design professionals, just like you.

All this, wrapped up with helpful credit terms and personalised account management just the way you like it.


WHAT DOES A YEAR AT BISHOPS PRINTERS LOOK LIKE IN FIGURES?


OUR SIZE CAN BE YOUR ADVANTAGE Lots of elements come together under our 140,000 sq foot roof to give you a highly competitive, quality service that you and your customers can rely on.

Print (digital & litho) Heidelberg’s largest B2 print operation in Europe comprises 5 x 10 colours (perfecting), 1 x 8 colour (perfecting) 1 x 6 colour (perfecting) and 1 x 5 colour. Our growing digital print division is powered by 7-colour B2 and B3 HP Indigo printers, and includes large format. Finishing Featuring 3 stitching lines, 2 perfect binders, 15 folders, die-cutting, laminating and hand-finishing, we offer you one of the most substantial finishing departments of any printer in the south. Delivery Our fleet of 10 unmarked vehicles deliver across the south of England, while anything further afield is dispatched by overnight courier. Mailing House Why pay more to have your print delivered to another supplier when we’ll deliver it to our own ISO 27001 certified mailing house for free? Print and mail all under one roof. Paper At any time we carry up to 600 pallets of paper in varied sizes, with daily deliveries and a guaranteed paper supply because we buy our house stock direct from the mill. |T| 023 9233 4900 |E| enquiries@bishops.co.uk |W| bishops.co.uk


Why pay more to have your print delivered to another mailing house when we’ll deliver it to our own ISO 27001 certified mailing house for free?


LOOKING AFTER YOUR MESSAGE It can be a little daunting embarking on your first direct mail project or switching between providers, but your account manager and our team of talented direct mail gurus make everything easy for you.

Top 5 reasons clients choose us expert advice on print, 1 Free fulfilment, packing and cost options, so you achieve better results for less.

2

Money-saving postage solutions to make your budget go further.

3

Free data health check supplied as standard. We won’t let bad data ruin your campaign.

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Peace of mind! We’re ISO 27001 certified which means your data is safe, secure and GDPR compliant.

5

First class customer service with tailored solutions that deliver and delight!

Postage l Save up to 50% off the price of a stamp or 30% off franking rates. l We can access Royal Mail’s cheapest

rates using Mailmark. l We’ll compare prices and delivery times

across a wide range of service providers (including UK Mail, Whistl, The Delivery Group and One Post) to secure you the best possible savings every time.

W E C R E AT E | W E P R I N T | W E D E L I V E R Bishops Printers | Walton Road | Farlington | Portsmouth | Hampshire | PO6 1TR |T| 023 9233 4900 |E| enquiries@bishops.co.uk |W| bishops.co.uk

Personalisation We’ll help you deliver highly personalised campaigns combining variable data and image personalisation, at no extra cost. When done well, it’s a sure-fire way to improve your ROI. Data cleansing Good data is critical to the success of any campaign, which is why we give you a free data health check every time. Data security Whether sending, receiving, processing or storing data our systematic procedures, processes and staff training have all been rigorously and independently assessed – so that’s one less thing to worry about. Fulfilment With solutions tailored to your campaign budget, aims and deadline – machine tabbing, envelope enclosing, biodegradable polywrapping, bespoke hand fulfilment… whatever you need, it’s all here.


TRUSTED BY DESIGN PROFESSIONALS The first time you choose Bishops it may be because of low costs and quick turnarounds, but we hope you’ll continue because the back-up and service we give you is second to none.

Design for print expertise We’ll work with you to ensure your creative talents don’t produce a masterpiece that is too costly to produce or that fritters away your client’s budget. Size, weight, stock, quantity and print finishing options will all affect the price, creative options and turnaround time – and not always in the way you might expect! More creative choice Textured print, clear ink, white or fluorescent inks, we’ll help you mix it up with unusual paper stocks for stunning results using our 7-colour HP Indigo digital presses. Direct mail made easy Whether you’re designing your very first direct mail piece or just the latest of many, we’ll help you achieve more for your client than you ever thought possible, and our advice is free.

W E C R E AT E | W E P R I N T | W E D E L I V E R Bishops Printers | Walton Road | Farlington | Portsmouth | Hampshire | PO6 1TR |T| 023 9233 4900 |E| enquiries@bishops.co.uk |W| bishops.co.uk

White label guarantee Our delivery labels and boxes are unbranded. Our delivery fleet of 10 vehicles is unmarked, and our drivers do not wear liveried clothing. Your customers won’t know we produced their print unless you tell them. And that’s a promise. Peace of mind Straightforward and stress-free, we give you more than just an attractive price tag and a healthy margin. Exceptional quality print, reliably delivered and a personal account manager to take care of everything for you. Nice and easy. We can help you with: Prospectuses, annual reports, brochures, programmes, magazines, booklets, leaflets, flyers, folders, posters, roller banners… and lots more besides! Talk to us – or better still, pop in for a personal factory tour and let us inspire you. You’re always welcome!


Bishops Printers is a family run business with the next generation in mind.


PRINT THAT DOESN’T COST THE EARTH We will always do what we can to reduce our impact on the environment and support the ethical choices of our customers.

All our paper is sourced from sustainable forestry.

Our house paper supplier plants more trees than they harvest!

We’ve chosen to introduce a chemical free plating process.

We’ve cut our makeready paper waste by a 1/3 with Inpress Control technology.

We can produce your print using carbon balanced paper facilitated by the World Land Trust and associated paper suppliers.

European forests grow by 1,500 football pitches per day, with the support of the print and paper industry.

124 Solar Panels on our roof + LED Lighting = 3,305 tonnes of carbon cut per year.

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W E C R E AT E | W E P R I N T | W E D E L I V E R Bishops Printers | Walton Road | Farlington | Portsmouth | Hampshire | PO6 1TR |T| 023 9233 4900 |E| enquiries@bishops.co.uk |W| bishops.co.uk Printed on 100% recycled paper; 250gsm Revive 100 Offset.

VOCs reduced by 50% using vegetablebased inks for litho printing.

We recycle everything; aluminium plates, ink tins, ink cartridges, the ink itself, paper, cardboard, plastic wrapping and even the wood from our pallets.


Find out what lies behind the Bishops way of printing.


Last year, we invested £5.1 million in the quality and speed of service that you receive. That wasn’t easy for us to do, but we did it because your print and mailing projects are important to us. Our 24/7 operation is built on the reliability and superior colour quality of industry-leading Heidelberg presses and HP Indigo printers, supported by one of the most substantial finishing departments of any printers in the south.


EVERYTHING YOU NEED, 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK, ALL UNDER ONE ROOF Prepress Magazine editors and publishers rely on the sharp eyes and technical skills of our expert team. Screen PTR 8900 Z MAL B1 platesetter for computer-to-plate output (x2) Heidelberg Prinect v18 Printready JDF workflow system Enfocus Pitstop server Enfocus Switch Apple iMac (x9 terminals) Apple Mac Mini (x4) IBM compatible PC Epson Stylus 9900 Pro Heidelberg Cool Tool v18 Konica Minolta Bizhub Laser Printers (x4) Secure FTP site

Litho Print On-going, heavy investment in our production means unrivalled print quality and capacity combined with environmentally sensitive processes. Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 10-colour 5/5 perfector with AutoPlate Change and Inpress Control (2019) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 10-colour 5/5 perfector with AutoPlate Change and Inpress Control (2017) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 10-colour 5/5 perfector with AutoPlate Change and Inpress Control (2015) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 10-colour 5/5 perfector with AutoPlate Change and Inpress Control (2014) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 10-colour 5/5 perfector with AutoPlate Change (2013) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster XL75 8-colour 4/4 perfector with AutoPlate Change and Inpress Control (2019) Heidelberg B2 Speedmaster SX74 5-colour straight (2015) Heidelberg B2 SX 74 6-colour 1/5 perfector (2012)

Digital Print Additional digital print capability is also available via our sister company, The Mailing People. HP Indigo 12000 B2 digital press (7 colours) HP Indigo 7800 B3 digital press (7 colours) HP Latex 360 Printer with 8-inch touchscreen and 64-inch roll width Foliant Vega 400a laminator Horizon CRF-362 creaser/ folder Flexa Miura II fully automated wide format trimmer Duplo DBMI Saddle System with Duplo DSC 10-60i collator


Finishing Ultra-fast machines deliver quality finishes, fast turn-around times and help us to keep costs down.

Moll Sprint Capacity System for capacity/non-capacity folder assembly (x2)

Kolbus KM 610.C 16-station perfect binder

Autobond Mini 74 THS SAS lamination machine – double sided

Wohlenberg City e 16-station perfect binder

SMIPACK FP560A shrink wrapping machine

MĂźller Martini Primera MC 8-station stitcher (x2)

Plus: domino numbering, perforating, drilling, collating and hand finishing.

Heidelberg ST 450 5-station stitcher and cover feeder Polar 115/115xt programmatic guillotine with stack lifts (transmat and jogger) (x4) Heidelberg Stahlfolders with VSA presser stackers: CH66 (x2) TH82 round pile feeder (x5) TH66 (x2) TI-52 (x1) KH82 (x2) KH66 (x3) BOBST SP76-E B2 forme-cutter and creaser Heidelberg Cylinder forme-cutter and creaser (x2)

Moll Versa-Fold STP Model for gluing, forming pockets and paper turning

Dispatch Delivering direct using our own fleet of 10 vehicles (ranging from transit vans to 7.5 and 18 tonne trucks) to UK addresses throughout the South of England, and via courier for further afield.


OUR MAILING HOUSE Digital Printing Our mailing house can print up to SRA3 in full colour on both sides, including variable personalisation throughout on paper stocks (including offset, silk and gloss) ranging from 80 gsm – 350 gsm. Xerox Nuvera 314. Up to 314 ppm, mono printing up to SRA3; high capacity feeder, high capacity output finishers; 70 gsm – 300 gsm duplex, silk, gloss, offset

Folding Morgana UFO1 Endorse Folder; Heidelberg Post press + SA-52; Trimming and Cutting Paper, paperboard, chipboard and plastic foils cut fast, up to a cutting length of 78 cm Polar MOHR 78E featuring digital programmatic FFM light guards, side tables, 2 knives. Size range up to 95 cm

Xerox Nuvera 144. Up to 144 ppm, mono printing up to SRA3; high capacity feeder, high capacity output finishers; 70 gsm – 300 gsm duplex, silk, gloss, offset

Videojet 4320 Graphics Inkjet Printer Up to 15000 sheets per hour; print resolution up to 600 dpi; 2” to 8” print head configurations (x2)

Xerox Versant 3100. Up to 100 ppm, colour printing up to 330 x 660 mm. 52 gsm – 350gsm duplex, silk, gloss, offset. Booklet finisher; inner booklet trimmer; staple finisher

Astrojet 2800 Inkjet Printer. Up to 15000 sheets per hour; print resolution up to 600 dpi; 4” print head configuration

Xerox Versant 2100. Up to 100 ppm, colour printing up to 330 x 660 mm. 52 gsm – 350gsm duplex, silk, gloss, offset Machine Tabbing Clear, frosted, opaque, coloured, circular or square tabs swiftly applied to folded mail pieces up to 4.7 mm thick

Sitma C80-750 Polywrapper – encloses up to 7 items including a carrier sheet and 1 shuttle feeder. Nesting inside front or rear cover

ATS-12 Tabbing machine, capable of up to 7,000 mailings/hour (1 tab per mail piece) (x2)

Sitma W1005 Polywrapper – encloses up to 10 items including a carrier sheet and 1 shuttle feeder. Nesting insider front or rear cover

Kirk Rudy – KR540 Tabbing System, capable of up to 30,000 items/hour (multiple tabs per item) – tabs closed or gate fold configurations Polywrapping We can handle everything from chunky catalogues through to single newsletter mailings and offer bespoke hand insertion to cope with odd sizes, promotional items and give-aways.

Pack size: min 400 x 300 mm; max 150 x 100 mm; Pack thickness: min 1mm; max 60mm; Pack weight: min 10g; max 200g; Film thickness: min 30 microns; max 50 microns; Film width: min 200 mm; max 700 mm


W E C R E AT E | W E P R I N T | W E D E L I V E R Bishops Printers | Walton Road | Farlington | Portsmouth | Hampshire | PO6 1TR |T| 023 9233 4900 |E| enquiries@bishops.co.uk |W| bishops.co.uk

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