Garment Printing To Donate £1 Per Order During November for Movember

Garment Printing To Donate £1 Per Order During November for Movember

    GROW A MOUSTACHE FOR MOVEMBER AND SUPPORT MEN’S HEALTH It is almost Movember, the month formerly known as November – a month to raise awareness for men’s health, in particular for prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health. Companies and individuals will be raising awareness and educating the general public to provoke conversation in all media. GARMENT […]

Fresh Awards 30 October 2014 Deansgate Hilton Hotel Manchester

Fresh Awards 30 October 2014 Deansgate Hilton Hotel Manchester

Tonight, The Fresh Awards take place in the Deansgate Hilton Hotel in Manchester.  Fresh is an independently owned organisation that works in conjunction with a variety of UK’s and Ireland’s leading industry titles, delivering awards programmes, designed to recognise and reward creativity, effectiveness and innovation in Creative, Digital, Media and Public Relations. There are different […]

How to: Movember

How to: Movember

Last week, we outlined the background of Movember, so you know what it is all about plus why you ought be part of its movement and raise awareness. Now we have some fun facts and figures, and how to ‘Mo’. For example; did you: … consider the style of mo you want to grow? The Tom Selleck, […]

How you can contribute to make fitness fun? Help Adele Kirby on Kickstarter To Bring Fitness To Your Phone 

How you can contribute to make fitness fun? Help Adele Kirby on Kickstarter To Bring Fitness To Your Phone 

Adele Kirby recently contacted Garment Printing to help her with visual merchandise for promoting her Apocalypse Survival Training (AST) Kickstarter campaign. Ms. Kirby, a new entrepreneur, is starting up her own mobile app development company Imaginactive Ltd. The start-up will specialise in creating fun, imaginative fitness applications for the Android and iOS mobile operating systems. […]

Promotional T-shirts Versus Fashion T-shirts

Promotional T-shirts Versus Fashion T-shirts

As with most products, t-shirts vary in quality, use, and the need they fulfil. At Garment Printing, we decide based on client’s budget, the artwork and client’s requirements for the t-shirt. We then decide on which fabric and printing technique to employ. In the industry, t-shirts have distinct uses. In this we will take a […]

Garment Printing Launch New Events & Workwear Merchandise Fulfilment Department

Garment Printing Launch New Events & Workwear Merchandise Fulfilment Department

Over the past the past 12 months, the company has enjoyed increased growth, significantly increased customer satisfaction and new client acquisition. Over the past 6 months the company has significantly increased events merchandising and work-wear orders. Responding to client demand, the company has decided to launch a events merchandising and work-wear service.   To request further […]

Integrating Printed Promotional Products Into Your Social Media Strategy

Integrating Printed Promotional Products Into Your Social Media Strategy

Social media’s affect and reach has risen exponentially. The origins of social media were in 1997 when blogging became popular. Friends reunited was perhaps the most memorable online social media portal to achieve prominence.  This is impressive as Facebook was created in 2004.  From 2005 onwards, social media directly influences society and our psychology. More […]

7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days

7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days

We would like to support one of our Greenwich-based clients, Ben Goodburn, who has taken up the challenge to run 7 marathons, on 7 continents, in 7 days with five friends as ‘Team Continental Drift’ to raise funds for the charity Keen London. Keen London is a charity that provides sports sessions for kids with […]

The Use and Take Up Of Promotional Products in London, Madrid and Berlin in 2014

The Use and Take Up Of Promotional Products in London, Madrid and Berlin in 2014

Promotional marketing products are effective marketing tools. However, how you deploy them is a key factor defining their success. As a seasoned marketing professional one knows that the use of various promotional media defines your brand in the national and international markets. What you deploy is dependent on the culture, and country, where they are […]

Case Study: Team Flying Carpet – Mongolia Charity Rally 2014

Case Study: Team Flying Carpet – Mongolia Charity Rally 2014

The two brothers Mo and Abdul El-Togby have set a goal to raise money to drive an ambulance from London, to Mongolia in aid of the UK charity GoHelp. They aimed to donate the ambulance, raise £1,000 in sponsorship, to donate equipment to Mongolian health and educational child charities. Garment Printing was happy to donate […]

UK’s official MK Leukaemia Concert, in association with Leslie Nemes

UK’s official MK Leukaemia Concert, in association with Leslie Nemes

Our client, Ed Jones was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia in March 2006. He decided to organise a concert for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research in Milton Keynes, taking place annually. Last year, Ed Jones decided to sell t-shirts for the event for the first time in order to increase donations. The t-shirts featured designs by […]

Case Study: Centaur Communications for the Marketing Week

Case Study: Centaur Communications for the Marketing Week

Centaur Live, as part of  the Centaur Media group, brings together all of the groups 150 annual face-to-face events in one operating division. … At the marketing week, the group needed a way for an the event team of the ‘Outdoor Works’ conference to stand out and be easily recognisable. The client wanted white t-shirts with the […]

Case Study: Tesco in the BBC Good Food Show

Case Study: Tesco in the BBC Good Food Show

Tesco participated in the Good Food show 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland with its Tesco finest range. The retail giant required printed outfits that would allow Tesco employees to be immediately recognisable at the event. The company wanted polo shirts for their entire events team team, as well as work-wear branded aprons for their team of cooks. Garment […]

Case Study: FESPA Digital, FESPA Fabric & Sign Expo 2014

Case Study: FESPA Digital, FESPA Fabric & Sign Expo 2014

FESPA is a global Federation of printing community professionals based in 37 countries. At exhibitions, FESPA is eager to educate their membership by inviting industry experts to answer any questions they might have about the latest industry trends. The organisation wanted printed shirts for their staff so they could be easily recognised and approached for questions. The t-shirts were used […]

Case Study: RSPB Nature of Farming Award

Case Study: RSPB Nature of Farming Award

RSPB contacted Garment Printing because they needed printed event polo shirts for the RSPB Nature of Farming Award event.  The event’s purpose is to award, and recognise the positive work of UK farmers helping birds and nature thrive on their land. “I first contacted Garment Printing because they had a really easy to use quote system that […]

Case Study: Havas for Powerade in the London 2012 Olympics

Case Study: Havas for Powerade in the London 2012 Olympics

Havas Media contacted Garment Printing for a job for their client Powerade. Powerade was a sponsor for the 2012 London Olympics. They required a wide selection of garments for the event, printed with the Powerade Sports academy logo. In addition, to maximise their association to the Olympic event, the garments sported the slogan, ‘Powerade – Hydrating the […]

Case Study: Changing Faces Charity

Case Study: Changing Faces Charity

Changing Faces is a UK charity for people and families who have conditions, marks, or scars that affect their appearance. The charity’s aims are to support affected individuals and their families, and change attitudes towards disfigurement. The charity needed their brand logo printed on t-shirts for events and fundraisers across the country. The charity has […]

How to lower the price of printed, or embroidered t-shirts, sweatshirts, polo shirts and caps?

How to lower the price of printed, or embroidered t-shirts, sweatshirts, polo shirts and caps?

Our clients frequently ask us, “How may we lower the price per unit of our order?” In this article, we explain the rationale about how the printed garment industry works, the differences in print types, print positions and their effect on pricing. Ultimately, the reader will understand how you may lower the price per unit […]

How Best To Use Reflective Inks On Promotional and Retail T-shirts, Event Merchandise, Sportswear and More

How Best To Use Reflective Inks On Promotional and Retail T-shirts, Event Merchandise, Sportswear and More

Reflective Inks & Their Preparation Reflective inks differ from non-reflective inks. Printing with reflective colours requires a special pre-preparation to fulfil their intended purpose.  To start with, reflective inks must always be stirred before use. This is because of the ink’s composition: The ink consists of a carrier base and small reflective beads. Stirring the ink […]

The London Restaurant Festival

The London Restaurant Festival

The London Restaurant Festival takes place from the 8th to the 27th of October. The aim of the festival is to raise the profile of the culinary diversity in the city and the establishments.  The campaign is to raise awareness of these restaurants both nationally, and internationally. The festival has two elements; Festival menus and […]