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Southport Printing Co. is proud to support the community with various community initiatives. Read our community initiatives page here.

1001, 2021

Wrapping Your Brand’s Story on Your Walls with a Printed Wall Wrap

Wall wraps and Floor Graphics; They say a picture tells a thousand words. Content may be king in the digital world, where keywords and carefully crafted copy can help convert customers and boost your rankings, but in the physical environment, words won’t tell your story the same way images will. Previously, businesses had been limited to small images in their space – printed, framed photographs

501, 2021

Benefit from slight adjustments to paper sizes

Paper sizes are back of hand knowledge to us in the printing industry, but only because it is what we do! In this week’s blog, we have put together a simple list of the regular paper sizes used in printing to benefit our customers: Paper sizes: A0 = 841mm x 1189mm A1 = 594mm x 841mm A2 = 420mm x 594 mm A3 = 297mm

2712, 2020

What is Celloglazing?

Celloglazing is a term that is regularly mentioned in the printing industry but what does it actually mean? Simply put, celloglazing is a coating that can go on almost any print job to give it a high-end finish. During this process, a machine applies heat and pressure to adhere a thin sheet of film to printed paper or board. At Southport Printing Co., we have

1712, 2020

Merry Christmas from the team at Southport Printing Co.

The team at Southport Printing Co. wishes all of our customers and their families a safe and Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support throughout 2020. Your support has allowed us to work through one of the most difficult years in recent history. With the exception of the public holidays, Southport Printing

1412, 2020

NCR Duplicate or Triplicate Custom Invoice and Receipt Books

Personalise your NCR Duplicate or Triplicate Custom Invoice and Receipt Books Here at Southport Printing Co., we specialise in the printing of custom designed invoice and receipt books printed in duplicate and triplicate copy. These NCR Books are ideal for businesses who have people in the field dealing with customers, needing to give an on-the-spot quote or invoice. Have your logo and business information professionally

712, 2020

What is foiling?

What is foiling? Foiling is a specialised print technique whereby a thin film of foil is impressed onto a document. A foil provides a luxurious finish and is suitable for almost any type of printed item, but is commonly used on business cards, brochures and letterheads to give these pieces a high-end finish. A metal plate applied with heat, pressure and foil is used to

2911, 2020

2020 Festive Charity Support

Our commitment to charity support is stronger than ever to finish off 2020 2020 has been a year that will be cemented in history, not only because of COVID-19,  but equally the financial and emotional turmoil that followed. To show our support for those who have been affected in 2020, we have nominated five charities that Southport Printing Co. will be making donations to this

2311, 2020

Christmas is Coming

The festive season is just around the corner with only 32 days until Christmas Day! Our production team is busy outputting everything festive this month as well as our regular runs, including thousands of brochures, flyers, business cards, desk pads, pull up banners and everything else print! Get ahead of the game by placing your December print orders nice and early to guarantee delivery before the silly

1611, 2020

Christmas gifts and Christmas Cards from our factory straight to your client’s offices!

With the festive season drawing near, the countdown is on to get your corporate Christmas gifts and Christmas cards organised. Tangible, physical corporate gifts and branded merchandise can not only help you stand out from the competition, but they also ensure your customers are thinking about you even when they’re not actively doing business with you. At Southport Printing Co., we are printing hundreds of

811, 2020

We are Proud to Help Customers

We are Proud to Help Customers when they are Under Pressure Southport Printing Co. has the capacity to print pull up banners, vinyl banners, fabric banners and all kinds of posters in-house! This not only means that turnaround times are fast, keeping the printing in-house ensures that costs are kept to a minimum for our customers. We were proud to have recently supported the 3YS

411, 2020

Supporting our Community

Support our local community is a priority for us at Southport Printing Co. Southport Printing Co. was proud to support the Gold Coast Hospital recently by printing Heart Cards to be given out to carers during National Carers Week. National Carers Week gives the community an opportunity to thank and celebrate Australian carers for their enormous contributions, while raising awareness of carers and the diversity

211, 2020

Meet the Amazing Craftspeople in our Team

Here at Southport Printing Co., we are very fortunate to have a motivated and highly skilled production team. Our amazing team work year-round to ensure all jobs are produced to the highest standard of quality and meet the deadlines of our very appreciated customers. Some members of the team have worked within the business for more than 25 years and still enjoy coming to work

2110, 2020

Festive COVID-Safe Floor Stickers

Festive COVID-Safe Social Distancing Floor Stickers are available in our Online Shop for a limited time! We have hundreds of pre-printed Festive COVID-Safe Social Distancing Floor Stickers ready for immediate dispatch. Click here to view the range and place an order. These stickers are priced from just $6.50 each and are available for immediate dispatch. Place your order directly for these 200mm or 300mm slip-rated

710, 2020

Southport Printing Co. is pleased to welcome Ange Pease to the team as a Sales Manager

Ange brings over 16 years of experience in Corporate and Commercial Account Management within the printing industry, along with a diversified background in Marketing, Event Coordination, Finance and Administration. Ange has a strong company and customer focus and genuinely loves helping people. Honesty and integrity in people is of high importance to Ange. She will always go above and beyond to provide the best customer service

410, 2020

Fast and Affordable Flyers: Southport Printing Co. Are Your Local Print Partners

When you need quick turnaround flyers, Southport and surrounding areas can access same day service Southport Printing Co. know that sometimes deadlines are tight, and you need your marketing materials straight away. Our in-house digital printing capabilities mean that you don’t need to wait for us to get started on your next lot of marketing materials - we can have your job printed, packed and

410, 2020

Fast Turnaround Print Brochures: Southport and Surrounding Areas Can Get Marketing Materials Overnight

Free delivery for your print brochures, Southport Printing Co. have special offers to help the Gold Coast get back to business When it comes to quick turnaround on your projects like print brochures, Southport Printing Co. understands that sometimes it’s trying to coordinate deadlines between all your suppliers that can hold projects up. That’s why we offer a full service to you at no extra

2109, 2020

Design and Print Business Cards: Southport Printing Co. Offer Full Service 

Free local delivery for all business cards One of the questions we get asked a lot when working on branding solutions for new or established businesses is whether they need to print business cards; Southport Printing Co.’s answer is always a firm yes. No matter how digital the world goes, you still need to be able to easily communicate your contact details with your clients,

2109, 2020

Personalise your Floor Stickers with your Logo and Corporate Colours

Don't let COVID-19 Compromise your Professionalism COVID-19 is now a part of every aspect of our lives and businesses. This is the time to make sure your business is viewed in the best possible light, which means being professional with the rollout of your COVID-Safe Plan. Unsightly sticky-tape on business floors is an unfortunate and unnecessary safety hazard. Using branded and slip-rated laminate social distancing

1409, 2020

Thinking about printing a book? Let us help you!

We make printing books easy at Southport Printing Co. Are you thinking about printing a book? At Southport Printing Co. we have the capacity to print a large range of books, with as many or as few pages as you like, all in house. Our extensive range of print machinery allow for both cost-effective short and long print runs. We offer a range of finishes, paper stocks, binding

1409, 2020

Offset Printing: The Original Professional Printing Press

Why is Offset Printing Still Used Hundreds of Years After it Was Invented? When it comes to having the ultimate creativity in colour and texture for your print materials, offset printing is still the best choice for your project. Southport Printing Co. likes to boast about how our team has over 500 years combined experience in the print industry, but offset printing is even older

1309, 2020

Digital Printing: The Fast And Affordable Print Solution From Your Local Print Industry Leaders

Fast Gold Coast Digital Printing From The Heart When you need a quick turnaround print job without sacrificing quality, you need digital printing from the local printer team at Southport Printing Co. Digital printing is almost as easy as pressing print on your office computer, but with a professional finish no matter how tight your deadline is - digital printing is so fast that sometimes

809, 2020

Charity News: We Support Scrub Up September

The Southport Printing Co. team is proud to support local charity. Scrub Up September for Kids in Hospital is the Gold Coast Hospital Foundation's annual charity fundraising campaign. It brings our community together during September to raise much-needed funds to help sick kids in hospital. Throughout September, Southport Printing Co. will be donating $1 from every order placed via our online COVID-Safe Sticker Shop to

709, 2020

We print COVID-Safe Signage Solutions for all kinds of businesses

Your COVID-Safe Signage Solutions from Southport Printing Co. COVID-Safe signage and information is now such a part of the new normal for us that it’s hard to remember what life was like without it. It feels like we’ve always had our online COVID-Safe sticker shop alongside our range of wide format printing and other print service here at Southport Printing Co.! It’s also been a

709, 2020

Fast Printing is our Specialty at Southport Printing Co.

Gold Coast Fast Printing: Same Day Service Available Time is money and when it comes to getting your message to market, especially in tumultuous trading times like we’ve experienced recently, missed opportunities can have a big impact on your bottom line. Southport Printing Co. are your rapid printing specialists. Our digital printing capabilities mean that we can print direct from digital files without the need

109, 2020

Digital Printing: Fast Turnaround and Cost Effective

Imagine being able to contact your printer and have your project packed and ready to be delivered just a couple of hours later. Southport Printing Co. pride ourselves on being able to offer fast turnaround printing which can even mean same day service for digital printing Gold Coast and have a vast network of delivery partners to help us get your job to you sooner

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