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3rd March 2021

How the paper industry is changing and its impact on print

In 2021, the role of graphic paper is in flux. 2015 was the first year that worldwide demand for graphic paper fell, with a steady decline in demand ever since. The graphic paper industry was valued at $155.5 billion in 2008 and was estimated at ...

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25th February 2021

Walstead has been ranked 167 in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

We are proud to announce that Walstead has been ranked 167 in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200. It’s a huge honour to be featured in the league table of mid-market private companies...

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16th September 2020

Printweek praises Walstead’s Hello! win

Hello! recently became the latest high-profile magazine title to move its printing to Walstead. Printweek covered the news, detailing Hello!’s shift from gravure to web offset printing for its 7th September issue and beyond. After moving the pr...

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15th September 2020

Are you making the most of digital?

The best marketing strategy is one that’s cross-platform and targets your audience at various stages throughout their user journey. By linking up your brand’s print and digital offerings you...

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30th July 2020

The Future Trends of Commercial Printing

Even in this digitally-focused world, commercial print remains a growing market, projected to be worth 460.28 billion by 2025; and yet the industry landscape has seen significant changes in the past ten years, with more on the horizon. In the wak...

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24th June 2020

Keeping Print Safe

In a recent Attitude to Hygiene survey on printed matter found in doctors’ waiting rooms, hairdressers, in-flight and left on public transport, the results showed that more than 80% of readers p...

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