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 …

Mercia’s Commitment to Youth Development Continues!

Mercia Image, Derby’s longest established and most successful commercial printing company, based in Little Eaton, have taken on another apprentice full time as part of their commitment to bringing youth into the print industry. Kieran Bass, who joined the Mercia Production team in November 2015, has been offered a full time position as Print Finishing Assistant, after successfully completing his Performing Manufacturing …

Print finishing

Mercia Image Print Supports Local Machine Dealership!

Marketing Derby Bondholder, Mercia Image, have bought their latest piece of plant machinery, a MBO B30 Folding Machine, from Nyland Graphics in Heanor, continuing our commitment to providing clients with a full ‘in-house’ print and print finishing service. Mercia already offer a full range of finishing services in-house, but with a huge influx of orders for direct mail, we decided …

Marketing Apprentice

3aaa Apprentice, Tom Lacey Joins Mercia Full Time!

Mercia Image Print, Derby’s largest commercial printer, have continued their commitment to apprentices by offering their Digital Media and Marketing Apprentice, Tom Lacey, a full time position as Digital Marketing Co-ordinator. Tom joined Mercia Image Print in April 2016 and quickly established himself as a very valuable member of the team, building a huge social media following and creating outstanding …