Essential Print Services' Owner; Yvonne Gorman, "I love to share my top print tips with my clients and associates. By educating business owners in Derby, Burton and beyond, about great quality print and what can be achieved, I hope to raise the standards print and marketing collateral".

Essential Print turns 10

1st April: on this day in 2011, Essential Print Services was born; which means we’re 10 years old! Woohoo.  Since Yvonne started the business, we’ve expanded across Pride Park, helped thousands of companies, delivered huge amounts of precious print, travelled from Derby to Downing Street, represented small businesses on television & radio, won many accolades – we’ve achieved so…

Lockdown Literature

What have we printed the most throughout lockdown? Despite a downturn in sales, we decided to stay open throughout lockdown, not just to fulfil any orders that might come our way, but to support our clients with general business help and advice. Looking at the products we sold, we were surprised by the findings. Here…

Customer Kindness

It is lovely to get feedback and over the last couple of weeks, we’ve received an influx of testimonials. If you’re wondering what it’s like deal with Essential Print Services here is what just some of our customers had to say from recent orders:   “The brochures are here all look brilliant thank you,” Debbie.…

Derby Business Woman Yvonne Gorman teams up with two other female entrepreneurs for Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Trio come together to mark Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Three Marketing Derby female entrepreneurs are celebrating Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (19th Nov) by joining forces and working together, demonstrating the strength, resourcefulness and resilience of the Derby business community. Yvonne Gorman of Essential Print Services and Suzanne Dixon, founder of Kedleston Safety, have joined Vibrant Accountancy, as their chosen professional accountancy advisor and have teamed…

Derby Print Firm owner receives prestigious small business award

Our very own Yvonne Gorman has been awarded the ‘Francesca Kemp Award for Small Business’ at Small Business Saturday UK’s special online event celebrating brilliant small businesses across the UK. ‘The Blue Tie’ is an annual celebration of the campaign’s ‘SmallBiz100’, which spotlights 100 inspiring small businesses from across the UK each day in the…

Print with enthusiasm

Here at Essential Print Services because we’re still receiving wonderful messages from happy clients. A gentleman called Stef has started a new courier business and wanted 1000 A6 flyers to post through letterboxes, “fantastic flyers! Just off to an industrial estate. The work is out there, just gotta get it!” We love Stef’s enthusiasm –…

June boom in reviews

As another month draws to a close, we like to reflect on how we’ve helped customers over the past few weeks. Here are five of many examples: + An Electrician called Phil was starting a new venture and wanted a logo and printed business cards to get him started. “After being referred by a friend…

Essential Computer Sale

Over the years, we have accumulated more computers than people. During the lockdown, we’ve had the chance for a little spring clean and so, we are selling some of our surplus Apple Mac Computers. We can offer a FaceTime meeting for you to inspect the computer and ask questions. So, if you would like more…

Small Business Saturday UK 2020

Once more, Small Business Saturday UK is looking for 100 businesses from around the UK to celebrate, shout about and promote in the run-up to Small Business Saturday UK 2020 on the 5th December. Each year the campaign celebrates one business a day in the 100 days running up to Small Business Saturday UK.  As…