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Christmas Shutdown 2015

December 23, 2015

Our christmas shutdown this year will occur from Wednesday 23rd December until we reopon on Tuesday 5th January 2016.

We wish all our customers and suppliers a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year and I look forward to working together again in 2016

Many thanks for all your business over the last 12 months and we look forward to…

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Web to Print launched . . . finally
Web to Print launched . . . finally

June 25, 2014

At long last we have our web2print portal up and running, If you would like to view this please drop me a line at [email protected] and I will create an account for you or alternatively contact your sales manager who will give you a demonstration.

Currently availabe for our popular digitally printed products with a 48 hour turnaround on most…

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Closing for Christmas and New Year

December 20, 2012

Only one more shift before we shut down our servers and give our proofers and presses a well earned rest, we will be closed after 5.00pm on Friday 21st December and will reopen on Thursday January the 3rd 2013.

From myself and everybody at Wykes, thank you for your business and support throughout 2012 and  we wish you all a…

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New(ish) Arrivals

August 15, 2012

We recently removed our old Xerox 700 to replace it with a Xerox 1000, one of the most productive presses on the market, over the last few weeks we have been testing it on a wide variety of stocks and weights, including pearlescent, embossed and linen stocks.

The machine is also one of the few to be fitted with a…

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Coming Soon

July 2, 2011

Over the last few months, many training initiatives have taken place at Wykes, one of which was installation and configuration of our new workflow, in the coming months we will be phasing out our existing Mass Transit servers and replacing them with a very new and exciting product, some of its features will include online proofing of rendered pages, client…

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Easter Holidays

April 20, 2011

We will be closed  Friday (22nd April) and Easter Monday (25th April), wishing you all a good weekend and enjoy the sunshine.

As usual all our servers will still be operational so artwork etc., can still be uploaded/emailed in the normal fashion, we will attend to this on our return on Tuesday, 26th April

 

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Christmas and New Year Holidays

December 22, 2010

The factory will be closing from tomorrow Thursday December 23rd until Tuesday 5th January 2011, when hopefully all the snow will have gone. In the meantime I would like to thank everyone for your business throughout this year and look forward to a prosperous and rewarding 2011.

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Changes to FSC claims

October 28, 2010

With effect from 1st November 2010, we will be changing over to the new style FSC logos, on of the benefits is that thre is now a "mini" version to cover the smaller products. This will also affect the reprints of existing jobs as the logos must be changed on these as well.

Details of these will be with your…

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Sad News. . .

September 21, 2010

yesterday we learned of the death of Gordon, I would like to take this time to pass on our deepest condolences to his family

Gordon retired after 24 years with Wyke's due to ill health last month and I know everybody here and all our customers had hoped that he would have had more time to enjoy his…

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Happy Easter

April 1, 2010

We will be closed tomorrow (Friday 2nd April) and Easter Monday (5th April), wishing you all a good weekend.
As a footnote,  all our servers will still be operational so artwork etc., can still be uploaded/emailed in the normal fashion. We will attend to this on our return on Tuesday 6th April.

 

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More digital papers

January 28, 2010

We have added a few more paper stocks to our ever increasing list for the Xerox, recent successes include Soporset, Tauro, Truecard, Zeta linen (looks great for certificates), Colorplan, PCL labels and NCR paper, if you would like a sample please drop me an email or speak to your sales manager. 

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Christmas and New Year Closure

December 22, 2009

Well we are nearly at the end of another year, we shall be closing this evening, 22nd December and restart again on Monday 4th January 2010. To all our customers old and new we thank you for all your business and look forward to working on further projects in the new year.

Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year

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Get well soon Gordon

December 11, 2009

On a more personal note, just a message to Gordon from myself, everyone at Wykes,  and all your clients, good luck with the treatment and cant wait to have you back here. After all who else fully understands my accent!

 

 

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Something definitely for nothing
Something definitely for nothing

December 11, 2009

We have just finished producing our desktop guides, these contain a list of our services, case studies, examples of litho and digital print on various stocks as well as some of our more popular laminating and varnishes finishes. If you would like a copy of the guide please drop me a line or contact your Sales Manager. A quick thank…

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Something for nothing. . . .

November 2, 2009

Have you printed your Christmas cards yet? During the month of November we offer free personalisation, you simply supply the pdf with the required names as an excel, tab delimited file or similar and we shall do the rest. We can of course take this much further with customised images, signatures et.,  unfortunately this would not be free! There will…

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Not Forgotten

October 2, 2009

Apologies for the lack of blogs, a very busy couple of months and a great trip to Italy, purely for pleasure, has left me a little behind. Probably the biggest change recently was the introduction of Apple's Snow Leopard operating system, we have yet to install it onto any of our existing production machines however we are hearing of several…

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All is revealed
All is revealed

August 12, 2009

Our website is live at long last! And not before time but we think you'll agree the end result is well worth the wait. After teasing you all with our 'outside the box' eflyers, which had a mixed response from ‘can’t wait for the next one’ to ‘what the heck is happening at Wyke?!’, all is now revealed.

We will…

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Hello
Hello

August 12, 2009

Welcome to my new blog page, where I shall be keeping you informed of what’s new in the world of litho and digital print including, software updates/patches and new stocks or creative process worthy of a second look. Hopefully you will find the blog informative and helpful.

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