Machines Updated: Konica Minolta AccurioPress 6136P

We have purchased two new Konica Minolta AccurioPress 6136P to replace our existing machines. These machines are the best on the market and can print up to 7,500 A4 pages per hour. It can allow multiple finishing options and it has a high-speed colour scanner. Equipped with the latest technologies we can guarantee fast delivery times and provide outstanding black …

New Machine: Heidelberg Versafire

We have purchased a new digital printing system from Heidelberg. The Heidelberg Versafire is perfect for offset printing runs. With this machine we are able to have faster delivery times, print variable data and process a wide range of materials. This machine offers further benefits such as nearly zero paper waste, allowing us to be a more ecofirendly company. Our …

MBO at Fretwell Print & Direct Mail

The deal, which was completed last Tuesday (4th September 2018) sees the ownership of the £6m+ turnover Litho/Digital and Direct Mail Printer transfer to Andy Gillett and Gareth Pociecha who are now Joint Managing Directors, Andy has been Commercial Director for the last 20 years having originally joined the company in 1995, Gareth was previously Works Manager for nearly 15years. …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – February 2017

Increase in enclosing capacity. We’re pleased to announce the installation of a Bell & Howell Jumbo Inserting Machine. This 4 station ‘Jumbo’ machine brings extra capacity to the business and enables us to enclose up to 4 items into an envelope up to C4 in size at up to 6000 packs per hour.

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – November 2016

Here’s a reminder to clients that Royal Mail postage prices increase on 3rd January 2017 for bulk mailings. Please be aware that if you are using Downstream Access Services, including our own CampaignMail Solution that the price rise will be implemented before the end of 2016. This ensures that anything injected in the Royal Mail chain for delivery after 3rd January is …

MailMark

Mailmark is Royal Mail’s barcode and optical technology for handling high quality, machine-readable bulk mailings. It replaces the traditional ‘town and crown’ die with a 2D barcode that carries all sorts of useful information for analysing and tracking your mailings. The good news is that Fretwell’s are now accredited by Royal Mail and DSA partners. For you that means it’s …

Digital Stamp Indicia

This option, used in conjuction with MailMark above allows us a lifelike postage stamp to be pre-printed on the outer envelope. Two designs are available, standard “Queen’s Head” and “Alice in Wonderland” designs for standard size letters. For Large Letters the “Queen’s Head” is the only design available.. Please contact us for more details.

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – January 2016

We’re delighted to say that our brand new £1m Heidelberg XL75 – 5 colour press is now fully operational. The press was installed and tested in late December 2015 and enables Fretwell Print and Direct Mail to remain at the forefront of the industry within the UK & Ireland. Our sheetfed capacity has been boosted by 30% and enables us …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – December 2015

CampaignMail is the new service from Fretwell Print and Direct Mail specifically aimed, in the main, at Charities and Not for Profit Organisations. Although it may be of benefit and Financial Institutions too. But if you’re a charity and you want to mitigate the amount of VAT you pay on your Fundraising Packs then we have launched our CampaignMail website with more …