Business Awards

Mercia Image Print Scoops Small Business of the Year!

On the 7th of September we attended the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, at the glittering Pride Park Stadium. We were joined by some of the most established business men and women from across Derbyshire to celebrate the success of local businesses from around the county. This year, we managed to top last years two nominations by reaching …

Leigh Timmis

The Fastest Cycle Across Europe!

On the 10th of September, Leigh Timmis will leave Cabo Da Roca, Portugal, on his modified Cervelo S3d bicycle at the start of an epic 4000-mile challenge across the continent to Ufa, Russia. After eight months of preparation, with the support of the University of Derby’s Human Performance Unit, implementing a new and radical training program, Leigh Timmis is ready …

Business Print Samples

Triple Nominations for Mercia in Prestigious Chamber Awards 2018

After another successful trading year we have topped last year’s two nominations, in the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2017, with being nominated as finalists in the Small Business of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year and our very own Amanda Strong is a finalist in the Entrepreneur of the Year Award. We are delighted we have managed to …

Golden Age of Print

The Golden Age of Print

Over the past few years, online marketing has taken the world by storm, so much so, we have constantly heard the phrase “print is dead”! A lot of focus was given to channels such as social media and email marketing, which was certainly advantageous, instant and available 24/7. But, now, in 2018, and the GDPR regulations that are in place, businesses are going to …

Mercia Team record Best Sales in December

Best December Sales Figures for 28 Years… Who says the Print Industry is in decline?

Mercia Image Print, Derby’s most successful (and longest established) Commercial Printers, finished off 2017 with a record breaking month of sales. Sales in December were over 33% up on December 2016 representing the best ever December since the company began trading, back in 1989. Amanda Strong, Owner/MD, was thrilled at the result. “2017 was looking good anyway, but having a …