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Thu 15 November 2018

Marriott London, Grosvenor Square, W1K 6JP

Closing date

7 Sep 2018

Prices

Table of 10
£2150+VAT

Individual tickets
£220+VAT

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2017 winners and pictures

 

Supreme award
Sponsored by: Premier Digital

Hello Magazine by CPI Colour

 Supreme

Premier Digital sales director - digital media John Vic (right) and Digital Printer advertising manager Kelly Morris present the Supreme award to Gary Mellish, head of sales, CPI Colour.

The judges said:  Spectacular quality and shows vibrancy of colour. A great format, novel binding and special effects create a fantastic product and a worthy winner.


 

Adding value
Sponsored by: Compass Business Finance

Rent Statement/Customer Magazine by Resource

 Adding value

Compass Business Finance director Jamie Nelson (far right) presents the award to Joel Sampson, sales manager, Resource (right) and Kevin Williams, director, The Guinness Partnership (left).

The judges said: By combining direct mail, magazine and a transactional statement, it saved money for a non profit housing association - helping customer engagement all in one product.

Also nominated:
The Magic Chair: The Search for Santa by Bonacia

Virtual IPA by PeterLynn

K4 Marketing Campaign by Impress Print Services

Graphic Roll Out by It Has To Be Brilliant

Esprit Digital Office Branding by Eventus Branding


 

Books
Sponsored by: Friedheim International

Xed by Bonacia

 Books

Friedheim International national sales manager digital division Robin Brown presents the award to Naz Stewart, manager, Book Printing UK.

The judges said: Beautiful, wonderful, creative book - we loved it!

Also nominated:
Going for Gold by Gavin Martin Colournet

Jamie VO Book by Screaming Colour

35th America's Cup Bermuda 2017 Book by Douglas.

The Nature of Motion Nike by Park Communications


 

Creative use of substrates
Sponsored by: Antalis

The Nature of Motion Nike by Park Communications

 Creative use of substrates

Antalis digital sales manager Sham Ahmed (right) presents the award to Heath Mason, CEO, Park Communications.

The judges said: Superb use of substrates with highly varied and creative outcomes.

Also nominated:
Marauders Map by Blackdog Digital

Formula E Event Welcome Books by Douglas.

Hepple + White by CPI Colour


 

Environment
Sponsored by: Ricoh

K4 Marketing Campaign by Impress Print Services

 Environment

Ricoh commercial sales director production print Tim Carter (right) presents the award to Helen Floyd, sales director, Impress Print Services (left) and Alison Bromley, marketing manager, Impress Print Services (right).

The judges said:  Proving that environmental doesn't mean dull brown - bright and striking entry.

Also nominated:
GreenTex: Product and Brand Development by Greenhouse Graphics

Promotional Brochure by Ashley House Printing Company


 

Finishing
Sponsored by: Duplo International

Hello Magazine by CPI Colour

 Finishing

Duplo International managing director UK Andy Benson (right) presents the award to Gary Mellish, head of sales, CPI Colour.

The judges said: A beautiful, large format product with innovative stitching using multi colour thread - adds to texture and feel of a beautiful piece.

Also nominated:
Dynamo Extreme Pre-workout by The Label Makers

Marauders Map by Blackdog Digital

Strategic Planning 2017 by Douglas.


 

Graphic design
Sponsored by: Xeikon

Northern Monk - Lonely Planet - Peel and Reveal by CS Labels

 Graphic design

Xeikon sales area manager labels and packaging UK and Ireland Paul Briggs (right) presents the award to Simon Smith, managing director, CS Labels.

The judges said:  Striking and beautifully created. Very well executed given the volume of images and information contained within.

Also nominated:
Northern Monk - Hop City - Peel and Reveal by CS Labels

Winetek Chilean Wines by The Label Makers

35th America's Cup Bermuda 2017 Book by Douglas.

O.R. some Rosé by The Label Makers


 

Innovation
Sponsored by: HP

GreenTex: Product and Brand Development by Greenhouse Graphics

 Innovation

HP country manager UK and Ireland Peter Jolly (far right) presents the award to Ian Crossley, managing director, Greenhouse Graphics and Timi van Houten, creative director, Greenhouse Graphics.

The judges said:  A new product which meets eco-friendly requirements. Can be recycled up to 100 times but allows the printer to diversify and create a new revenue stream.

Also nominated:
Hyundai Tarot Cards by Paragon Customer Communications

BUK Catalogue by Indigo Ross Design & Print

Third Party Mailing - CUK by Kingsline Solutions


 

Labels
Sponsored by: Xeikon

Northern Monk - Lonely Planet - Peel and Reveal by CS Labels

 Labels

Xeikon sales area manager labels and packaging UK and Ireland Duncan Sargeant (right) presents the award to Simon Smith, managing director, CS Labels.

The judges said:  Great use of colour spectrum and diversity of front label and inside peel and reveal label. Imagery also relates to ingredients of the beer.

Also nominated:
Northern Monk - Hop City - Peel and Reveal by CS Labels

3 Pugs Gin by The Label Makers

Civette & Unicorn by Amberley Adhesive Labels

Rain Shadow by Multi Packaging Solutions Bristol


 

Marketing collateral
Sponsored by: EBB Paper

Hello Magazine by CPI Colour

 Marketing collateral

EBB Paper sales and marketing director Chris Sandwell (right) presents the award to Gary Mellish, head of sales, CPI Colour.

The judges said:  Format, impact, quality of large areas of colour all combine to produce a stunning example of marketing collateral.

Also nominated:
BUK Catalogue by Indigo Ross Design & Print

Hepple + White by CPI Colour

L'Artisan Parfumeur by Park Communications

Terry Shortland Look Book by DG3


 

Multi-channel communication
Sponsored by: Konica Minolta

#LboroFamily's Golden Ticket by Loughborough University, Creative and Print Services

 Multi-channel communication

Konica Minolta regional sales manager production print Oliver Carey (far right) presents the award to Alison Freer, head of creative and print services, Loughborough University and Mark Ramsay, print service manager, Loughborough University.

The judges said: Well thought through, high impact campaign, great personalisation with impressive metrics, a worthy winner.

Also nominated:
Personalised KitKat Campaign by Ultimate Digital

Chasing Zero's Pregnancy Twinning by Kingsline Solutions

Spit Happens by Loughborough University, Creative and Print Services


 

Photobooks, year books and hard cover reports
Sponsored by: Whitmar Publications

Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts by Gavin Martin Colournet

 Photobooks, year books & hard cover reports

Whitmar Publications sales director Lindsey Pearson presents the award to Phil Le Monde, sales director, Gavin Martin Colournet.

The judges said:  Superb cover work, high quality design, wonderful print quality and visually impressive.

Also nominated:
IG Design Group Annual Report by Dayfold Print

The Energy Equation by Park Communications


 

SME business initiative
Sponsored by: Close Brothers Asset Finance

Northside Graphics - DigitalPrinting.co.uk

 SME business initiative

Close Brothers Asset Finance commercial director Jon Bennett (right) presents the award to Neil White, joint managing director, Northside Graphics.

The judges said: A great initiative that combines a strategic decision followed by excellent implementation.

Also nominated:
Resource

CS Labels


 

Transactional and direct mail
Sponsored by: Xerox

VW Amarok VIP Launch by Gecko

 Transactional and direct mail

Xerox director and general manager UK & Ireland Mark Cannons (right) presents the award to Chris Bottomley, managing director, Gecko.

The judges said: Impactful direct mail piece with multiple attributes, foiling and PURLS. Highly personalised product and created a great response.

Also nominated:
British Steel Employee Mailer by J W Ruddock and Sons

Letter from Santa by Howard Hunt

Rent Statement/Customer Magazine by Resource

Third Party Mailing - CUK by Kingsline Solutions


 

Creative use of digital imagery
Sponsored by: Tonejet

Sakazuki Casebound Book by A3 Design & Print

 Creative use of digital imagery

Tonejet vice president sales and marketing Simon Edwards (far right) presents the award to Paul Berry, company director, A3 Design & Print (right) and Graham Jones, company director, A3 Design & Print (left).

The judges said: With significant attention to detail, resulting in a beautiful and impactful product, this shows what digital is capable of producing.

Also nominated:
Virtual IPA by PeterLynn

King Frosch by Adcraft Labels

Whitley Neill Tube Wrapper 70cl by The Label Makers


 

Variable data
Sponsored by: Mondi

Personalised KitKat Campaign by Ultimate Digital

 Variable data

Mondi regional manager western Europe Brod Geary (right) presents the award to Simon Mayo, digital systems manager, Ultimate Digital.

The judges said:  Ultimate use of variable data making this campaign one of the benchmarks for future entries.

Also nominated:
Different Magazine Issue 9 by Hardings Print Solutions

Rent Statement/Customer Magazine by Resource

The Magic Chair: The Search for Santa by Bonacia


 

Wide and super wide format
Sponsored by: efi

Casper Pop-Up Shop by GT Marketing Services

 Wide and super wide format

EFI regional sales manager Clare Revell presents the award to Dom Short, managing director, GT Marketing Services.

The judges said: A beautiful end result that is fun, inviting and implemented with style. This entry stood out as something special.

Also nominated:
Esprit Digital Office Branding by Eventus Branding

Pride 2017 by SMP Group

2017 Brighton Marathon Weekend by Your Print Partner

Latitude Festival, Longitude Festival & Mumford & Sons by Imaginators

Hogarths Gin Palace by Digital Tyger & Aztec Presentations

Marauders Map by Blackdog Digital


 

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