Antalis News 2017

 
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 A Brand New Identity for Antalis’ Ever-Expanding Academy

2018/01/15

Having grown at an unprecedented rate since its 2012 inception, Antalis has introduced a brand new identity for its popular Academy training facility – transitioning from the ‘Digital Academy’ to the ‘Antalis Academy’ – in order to more accurately reflect the expanding breadth of education on offer....

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 Antalis Packaging means business with hat-trick of appointments

2018/01/10

Antalis Packaging has continued to strengthen its expert team in the Dartford office with a raft of new appointments to support its rapid growth strategy.   It comes after an exceptional 12 months of growth for the leading packaging specialist, which in 2017, won 70 new clients for the business foll...

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 Substance and style approach’ to reign in 2018, predicts Antalis Packaging

2018/01/04

Booming online retail sales are set to drive demand for “substance and style” packaging innovations in 2018, predicts Antalis as UK businesses, competing to inject that all-important ‘wow’ factor into the customer experience at home , embrace solutions combining greater protection with bespoke, pers...

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 All aboard The Polar Express: Antalis helps spread the festive magic with Coala

2017/12/05

Antalis’ Coala Frontlit Standard banner material was recently chosen by Telford-based Western Signs & Printing for a printing job with magical qualities: the transformation of Telford Steam Railway into an adaptation of the family-favourite festive film, The Polar Express.   Telford Steam Railway, w...

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 Antalis’ Digital Academy ends the year on a high with record booking figures

2017/12/01

Certainly ending the year on a high note, Antalis is delighted to report that it has helped train and upskill a record 500 people from across the country this year at its Digital Academy.   During 2017, Antalis has run 75 workshops through its popular Digital Academy – a unique facility equipped wit...

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 Packaging is key to a speedy Xmas delivery, says Antalis amid record Black Friday sales

2017/11/30

As the Black Friday weekend kicked off the biggest shopping spree of the year, Antalis Packaging has revealed that for retailers anticipating an even earlier Christmas rush, packaging is vital for maximising sales and meeting those all-important delivery targets.   It comes as latest figures show th...

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 Hop to it! Antalis Packaging helps online drinks brand spread the Christmas beer

2017/11/29

Antalis Packaging has helped independent online alcoholic drinks retailer, Flavourly, to ensure it’s quite literally a merry Christmas for its customers with the launch of its very own Canvent Calendar.   Based in Edinburgh, Flavourly is a rapidly-growing mail order drinks service which offers custo...

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 Cut-out excess packaging to improve customer experience, Antalis tells businesses

2017/11/23

With the Christmas retail rush almost underway, Antalis Packaging is urging UK businesses to minimise the amount of packaging they use, warning retailers that, in many cases, excessive packaging is spoiling that all-important unboxing experience.   It comes as a growing number of online e-commerce f...

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 Antalis advises dealers on the power of self-promotion

2017/11/21

Ahead of the start of a New Year bringing fresh opportunity, Antalis is reminding dealers not to overlook the importance of self-promotion as a way to raise awareness and stand out from the crowd in 2018.   According to the experts, recent years have seen a return to favouring print, as more and mor...

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 Antalis Packaging advises businesses to be ‘returns-ready’ this retail rush

2017/11/14

With the seasonal shopping stampede nearly upon us, leading packaging specialist, Antalis Packaging is advising businesses to make sure their packages are ‘return ready’ amid an escalating culture of overbuying and excessive returning.   Amid the transition to online shopping, today’s businesses are...

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 Antalis puts a design on interior market with new creative possibilities

2017/11/08

Antalis is reminding traditional printers and signmakers of the emerging diversification opportunity provided by the interior design market and the ensuing product possibilities.    As demonstrated in a digital example of a hotel lobby transformation, the creative licence afforded by Antalis’ vast v...

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 Antalis predicts a bright future for visual communication sector – but change is key

2017/11/06

As we look ahead to the start of a New Year bringing with it fresh opportunity, Antalis has asserted that the future for the ever-evolving visual communications industry is certainly looking bright – for those who are prepared to learn, adapt and change.   According to the leading visual communicati...

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 Antalis is pressing ahead with ambitious expansion plans for its thriving packaging division with the hire of new Packaging Director, David Hope.

2017/10/30

Reporting to David Hunter, regional managing director for UK, Ireland and South Africa, David will oversee the strategic direction and development of the packaging division in order to enhance the sales strategy, create new business opportunities and, in turn, drive increased revenue and profit to a...

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 Antalis helps drive digital print learning for Mission Motorsport charity

2017/10/30

Alongside its commitment to sharing the latest techniques and approaches in digital printing and technology with its customers, Antalis’ Digital Academy has partnered with motor-racing charity, Mission Motorsport, to engage a new audience in the opportunities presented through digital print.   Launc...

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 Tickled Pink –Antalis raises over £1,700 for Breast Cancer Care

2017/10/25

It was time to think pink at Antalis’ HQ, Coalville this week as colleagues donned their pinkest outfits and got their fundraising hats on to help raise awareness of Breast Cancer Now’s ‘wear it pink’ campaign.   A calendar highlight for the company for more than a decade, this year saw Antalis cont...

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 Don’t call it a comeback: Antalis urges dealers to cash in on direct mail resurgence

2017/10/25

With marketers increasingly recognising the proven effectiveness of direct mail, Antalis advises dealers to leverage modern mail techniques in order to help customers maximise digital marketing that can create real standout.   A study by Royal Mail and global market research firm TNS recently found ...

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 Antalis adds to visual communications product portfolio with Stadur Viscom Easyprint

2017/10/23

There is a new addition to Antalis’ impressive visual communications range, providing customers with a low-weight, rigid, PVC free, foam board, suitable for interior and exterior use – Stadur’s VISCOM SIGN EASYPRINT.     The lightweight foam board is made from Stadurlon (non pvc) compact sheets on b...

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 Challenge Antalis heroes at IPEX 2017

2017/10/18

Visitors are being encouraged to make the most of Antalis’ expert advice and support through its ‘Challenge Antalis’ initiative at this year’s IPEX 2017, and discover the endless possibilities of wide-format printing.   In a powerful campaign which has been promoted in a series of striking advertise...

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 Antalis Packaging states ‘less of the same approach’ could help cut recycling confusion

2017/10/27

“UK businesses can make it easier for consumers to recycle their products by producing less waste in the first place and using the same common types of packing materials” states leading packaging specialist, Antalis Packaging.   It comes, as a recent survey by waste management firm, Virido reveals, ...

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 Antalis UK calls for the ‘Best of British’ as global design competition gains headway

2017/10/06

With its inaugural global design competition having already received masses of entries from countries around the world, Antalis’ UK arm is reminding the UK’s talented design and print community to get their entries in ahead of the imminent closing date.   Launched on 1st September (2017), the Antali...

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 A powerful proposition – Antalis connects the digital and print world with NFC technology

2017/10/05

Bridging the gap between online and offline communications, and available to all smartphone users, Antalis is offering PowerCoat® Alive by Arjowiggins in its print portfolio.   Revolutionising the face of modern printing, PowerCoat® Alive, in summary, allows customers to connect and engage with bran...

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 Antalis Recruits Industry Expert to Join Expanding Vis Comm Team

2017/10/05

With two decades of industry experience, Paul Neale has joined Antalis as Product Manager in the Visual Communications team.  Reporting to Head of Channel for Visual Communications Chris Green, Paul will be working alongside the sales and purchasing teams to develop and communicate the diverse Visua...

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 Antalis provides portal to perfect packaging

2017/10/03

Antalis Packaging has created a new and improved website designed to provide customers with the ultimate information hub for everything to do with all things packaging.   Reflecting Antalis Packaging’s commitment to helping customers perfect their packaging procedures, the more contemporary, new-loo...

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 A perfect printable fabric, Silky Wallcover adds to Antalis’ Coala® range

2017/10/02

Antalis has launched a new, printable, self-adhesive, wallcover fabric, which has been specially designed to allow for damage free removal and repositioning.   The new Coala Silky Wallcover Textile, is a PVC-free, woven, self-adhesive fabric ideal for interior decoration. Featuring a blockout layer,...

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 Antalis moves up a level with new trucks

2017/09/29

Antalis, Europe’s leading paper, packaging and visual communications merchant, has invested £7m in improving its logistics operation at its Coalville central distribution centre, with a seven-year contract with Linde.   The investment sees Antalis undertake a phased delivery of 200 forklift trucks, ...

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 Antalis’ Frank Moran appointed to BSGA Council

2017/09/09

Frank Moran, visual communications strategic development director for Antalis, has recently been appointed as a member of the BSGA (British Sign & Graphics Association) Council.   The BSGA is the UK’s leading trade organisation for the sign industry.  80% of BSGA membership is from small to medium s...

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Antalis welcomes new research which shows paper prevails

2017/09/27

With new research showing the long-running effectiveness of direct mail as a marketing tool, Antalis is reminding dealers that despite the explosion of digital marketing, in many cases, paper is still king.   According to latest figures from IT firm SEMA Group1, 92% of all direct mail is opened whil...

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     Dartford business division posts perfect start

    2017/09/15

    A new business division in the Dartford area, Antalis Packaging is celebrating a hugely successful first year, with its new office recording some major wins for the wider company.   The new Dartford division of Antalis, part of the leading paper, packaging and visual communication merchant in Europe...

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     Rising Star Takes Over the Reins for Antalis Office South

    2017/09/12

    Antalis, Europe’s leading paper, packaging and visual communications merchant, has announced that Marie Challis has become the new Regional Sales Manager in the Office Dealer Channel covering the Southern Region.   Having worked at Antalis for more than 16 years, Marie originally joined the business...

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     Antalis ignites the imagination with the inaugural Antalis Interior Design Award

    2017/09/12

    First international competition dedicated to customisable interior design   In a celebration of the vast design possibilities presented by modern visual communications media, Antalis, Europe’s leading distributor of paper and visual communications solutions, is launching its inaugural ‘Antalis Inter...

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    Antalis' extended Xerox® NeverTear range goes the full spectrum

    2017/08/18

    Antalis is experiencing a surge of customer enquiries on the back of the launch of Xerox®’s extended colour range of Xerox® Premium NeverTear. Xerox® Premium NeverTear is a matt polyester film that can be printed using colour and mono laser printers and is suitable for a range of applications includ...

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    Antalis helps customers get camera-ready with E Photo

    2017/08/07

    In response to a continued demand for personalised photography products from businesses and consumers alike, Antalis has introduced E Photo – an exciting new material option set to revolutionise the vividness and quality of photo-based printed products.  The E Photo range comprises four beautiful pa...

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 Business’ encouraged to ‘Challenge Antalis’ at The Print Show 2017

2017/09/27

Visitors are being encouraged to make the most of Antalis’ expert advice and support through its ‘Challenge Antalis’ initiative at this year’s The Print Show 2017.   In a powerful campaign which has been promoted in a series of striking advertisements in key trade media, the Challenge concept invite...

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 Hitting the bullseye – industry hot shots make their mark at the Antalis Review 2017

2017/09/22

Always a highlight of the creative calendar, this Thursday (21 September) saw the design and print community come together once again to commend this year’s best in class at, undoubtedly, one of the biggest and best Antalis Review events yet.   Now in its 26th year, this year’s Review received a rec...

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 Antalis Packaging strengthens team with high profile hire

2017/09/21

As part of its ambitious growth plans for its thriving packaging division, Antalis has strengthened its UK account team with the hire of yet another industry pro.   Stephen Herring joins Antalis Packaging as Key Account Manager from Coventry-based Macfarlane Packaging, where he was responsible for m...

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 Antalis Packaging posts perfect start

2017/09/15

Antalis Packaging is celebrating the successful first year of its new Dartford division, with the South-East office recording some major wins for the company.   Antalis, which is the leading paper, packaging and visual communication merchant in Europe, opened the packaging division in Dartford last ...

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 Antalis creates strong attraction with new range of Coala® Magnetics

2017/09/15

Antalis has launched a new range of large-format magnetic media for interior displays, Coala Magnetics, the perfect products for promotional applications, providing outlets with a quick change, sign and display solution.   Coala Magnetics complements the Coala brand of products, giving retailers ren...

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