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Self Adhesive
Self Adhesive
We offer a complete, end-to-end labelling service including design, repro, production, delivery and stock management to ensure your labels are always perfectly presented.
On site repro & design

Using the skills and knowledge of our expert reprographics team, your design can be developed and enhanced throughout the entire process using up to date reprographics software.

Our dot for dot proofing system can provide high quality, press calibrated proofs for both marketing and quality control purposes.

Proofs can be produced on both white and clear material, enabling representations of most commonly used label substrates.

Multi-site production facilities

We have production facilities in the UK, Ireland and Sweden where our capabilities include UV Flexo, Digital, Foil blocking, Peel & Read and Screen combinations.

This is in addition to our large range of Reseal-it® label application equipment and in-line Reseal-it® applicator manufacturing.

Print Capability

We understand the wide range of labels that our customers require and we have the capabilities to offer the following printing processes:

UV Flexo

Our UV Flexo process allows us to deliver superior quality labels in up to 10 colours, combined with the other capabilities listed below. Utilising the latest HD plate technology and servo drive presses, we can ensure your brands are perfectly presented.

Die Cutting

The rotary die cutting process allows us to create bespoke label shapes for your products. Our advanced machine specifications allow for multiple die-cuts in a wide range of materials.



We manufacture the highest quality digitally printed labels for all your short and medium run needs.

Screen Print

High opacity screen printing allows us to create premium “no label look” products giving unique shelf appeal.


We can provide numerous options including gloss, matt & satin applied in both full and spot coverage as well as other specialist varnishes such as fluorescent, tactile and overprintable.


High quality foil printing application enhances your product to ensure it stands out from the competition.

Peel and read coupons

Where space can be limited, peel and read coupons allow for additional detail.


Our lamination process allows us to apply protective over-laminate films or create multi-layer labels.

Braille print

We can apply Braille print to your label enabling product identification for visually impaired consumers.


This printing technique will give your labels a premium look creating areas of depth and texture allowing your product to stand out from the crowd.

Print on Reverse/Adhesive

We are able to produce reverse printed labels where the print is on the underside or the adhesive of the label.

Our expertise enables us to consistently satisfy our customers’ requirements and is enhanced by our in-house studio and repro facilities which supply all our printing plates, allowing us to respond immediately to customer’s requests and emergencies.

In-house plate making

To ensure your brands are perfectly presented we manufacture our own plates and silk screens on site. We achieve the highest quality standards by using the latest HD Flexo plate technology from Kodak & Esko.

ERP systems

We use a fully integrated ERP solution covering all business areas from order enquiry to delivery and invoicing.

Using the latest industry specific software, this allows us to provide a streamlined & efficient service. We maintain the highest manufacturing standards whilst being responsive to ever changing customer needs.

Inventory Management

Our large warehousing capability in conjunction with our integrated ERP system, enables us to manage your inventory in the most efficient manner. Whether a bespoke just-in-time solution or scheduled deliveries from stock, we can deliver.

This allows you the option to order larger quantities into stock to achieve volume production benefits. Our transit packaging solutions ensure your labels always arrive in perfect condition with next day delivery options available.

We always deliver high-quality, cost-effective and timely self-adhesive and resealable labels.

Our wide portfolio of production capabilities includes litho, flexo, digital, foil blocking, embossing and screen combinations presses, all supported by our in-house repro facilities.

High-quality, in-house origination ensures that any fine-tuning can be carried out quickly and efficiently on site, avoiding the delays connected with external repro alterations.

Our highly skilled sales team work closely with customers throughout each stage of the pre and post-sale process to make sure that we fully understand our customers’ requirements.

Throughout the formation of these relationships, we consistently deliver a complete service on time, with accurate invoicing.

We operate round-the-clock to guarantee competitive lead times and flexibility to fulfil the specific requirements of each delivery.

Our national network of strategically located Regional Distribution Centres can also provide customers with a local and efficient stock holding service, which offers the next day delivery.


If you’re seeking to launch a new product or add value to an existing one, innovation holds the key to your success.

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