Essential Computer Sale

Over the years, we have accumulated more computers than people. 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 information about any of the following computers, please do get in touch with…

It is clear to see that marketing is essential

Pride Park-based, Essential Print Services, was one of only 250 winners of the Clear Channel #BusinessUnusual campaign, which supports local business heroes with free, outdoor advertising. The outdoor advertising firm recognised that the UK’s small business owners have worked tirelessly over the last few weeks to adapt their businesses to the new world. They opened…

Letterbox friendly marketing ideas

Letterbox-friendly marketing is a great way to cut through the digital noise right now. Here are just some examples: We can print and deliver flyers, brochures and letterheads to your workplace or home. We can print and deliver training workbooks and manuals direct to your colleagues or customers (at their home or office). Send Colleague…

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…

Let’s talk, it’s essential

How are you…really? I’ve spoken with more people over the past few weeks than ever before and some are still unwilling to reveal how they’re feeling and how the business is doing.  Me: How are you? Them: Fine thanks or <insert their standard response>. Me: How’s business? Them: Yeah, busy or <insert their standard response>.…

We’re open for business

First and foremost, we hope that you, your team and loved ones are safe and well. It’s also important to know that we are open for business. Our bright and colourful office on Pride Park may be closed for the time being, but we’re working remotely and we can still produce plenty of items, such…

Derby Print Company is Open for Business

Essential Print Services’ business owner, Yvonne Gorman, takes to the piano to tickle the ivories! Yvonne is on the other end of the phone if you need anything creating for print or for the interweb. We’re helping clients with printed survey cards, PowerPoint templates, letterheads, urgent business cards for a new recruit, postcards and labels.…

Essential Printed Safety Items for Businesses

Within just a few weeks, business operations have changed dramatically. With new social distancing rules in full force, those businesses that are still able to operate, have introduced new measures to keep staff and customers safe. We’ve put together some useful products to help inform and protect your customers and staff during these challenging times.  …

Printed backdrops for video calls

 We’re still open for business. We can help you with letterbox-friendly mailers, flyers and brochures. Check out our peelable poster in this video; you can stick them to your wall, peel them off and they leave no residue. Magic! You can use them time and time again. They are available in different shapes and…

How can flyers promote your business?

With a lot of the country’s workforce working from home, now is the time to start distributing flyers in your neighbourhood. If your target audience is B2C (business to consumer), then hit the streets; get some exercise and start promoting your business. Receiving something through a letterbox will cut through the digital noise. If you’ve…

Essential help & advice

Now, more than ever, we will need to help each other. Here are a few ideas about how you can help your company, business buddies and your community during this time:   ‘Help your neighbour’ cards:  If you would like to make your neighbours aware that you can help them, we have printed a supply…

March into networking

March into networking this month with our favourite events:   Derby Hub Date: Wednesday 4th & 18th March 2020 Time: 12.30pm – 2.00pm Cost: £15.00 per meeting (open to members and non-members) Venue: 5th February: Enterprise Centre, Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LD 19th February:  Nelsons Law, Lodge Lane, Derby Frequency: Two meetings per month What does it include?: Buffet lunch and…

Printed Badges

We all have name badges here at Essential Print Services; we love them. When we deliver orders or go to meetings, it helps promote our brand. When we’re meeting new people at networking events, it helps them remember our names. One of our customers, Elliot, had some badges printed so the delegates on his courses…

Print Angel – Stacey Barradell

Stacey joined Essential Print Services (Derby) Ltd in July 2018 and is responsible for all things artwork and design. Stacey checks artwork files that are supplied to us and creates bespoke designs for client projects. Let’s find out more about our Artwork Angel: Would you bungee jump?Yes, I would love to, although when I’m up…