Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – April 2015

At the end of April we said a fond farewell to our Despatch Manager Gerry Heaton who has been with the company for over 26 years. Gerry joined the business in 1998, she and her husband intened to travel around Europe initially before settling down to what we hope is a long and happy retirement. Gerry is replaced by Steve …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – January 2015

ISO27001 – we’re pleased to say that we are now ISO27001 accredited. ISO/IEC 27001 is an internationally recognized best practice framework for an information security management system.

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – July 2014

We are delighted to report that during the last financial year the turnover at Fretwell Print & Direct Mail increased by just over 12%. Investment in new equipment throughout the business, but particularly in Direct Mail helped us increase turnover to nearly £5.5m. Throughout the year we will continue to develop our product offering as well as working towards ISO …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – May 2014

We are delighted to report that during the last financial year the turnover at Fretwell Print & Direct Mail increased by just over 12%. Investment in new equipment throughout the business, but particularly in Direct Mail helped us increase turnover to nearly £5.5m. Throughout the year we will continue to develop our product offering as well as working towards ISO …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – March 2014

Swiftly on the heels of our investment in the Direct Mail department comes the installation of a brand new Computer to Plate system. The Heidleberg A75 Suprasetter attached to a Kodak T860 Processor. Further small investments have been made in or bindery with the installation of a paper waste extraction system on our stitching line.

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – Jan/Feb 2014

Yet again Fretwell Print & Direct Mail begin the year with new investment within the business. Our Buhrs enclosing line can now 3 way camera match and our two replacement laser printers are now running. We also also fitted and additional stream feeder for smaller and/or open edged products. The Konica Minolta Bizhub Press 1250p brings greater productivity to this …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – 2013

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail begin 2013 with the installation of a Heidelberg Speedmaster 4 colour printing press and the purchase of an upgraded management information system. The high speed Heidelberg Speedmaster SM74 Press replaces and older model and will bring faster make ready times and will nett sheets to the factory floor at higher speeds than the previous press. …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – 2012

Investment during 2012 continues at Fretwell’s as we install a brand new Heidelberg Stahl TH66 folding machine. At the same time we have taken delivery of our second Konica Minolta BizHub Pro high speed laser printer in our Direct Mail department. The new folding machine increases our capacity significantly and enables us to relocate an existing folding machine into our DM department. …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – 2010/2011

Continued growth in DM helps Fretwells increase turn over by over 10% in 2010/2011. Our ability to offer clients a total in-house Print & Direct Mail Solution has helped us increase our turnover to over £4.5million in the last year. A significant amount of DM work now comes from regular clients, both in the UK and overseas. “Their flexible attitude …

Fretwell Print & Direct Mail – 2009

During 2009 we introduced a complete Direct Mail Service for our clients. Currently we produce a lot of work for clients that could just as easily be mailed directly from ourselves and we already handle complex Direct Mail projects from start to finish. In 2009 we are expanded this service even more. In-house services will include Data Processing, Laser Personalisation, …