NEW UK envelope manufacturing company achieves £100k+ sales in first month

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Blackburn-based The Reel Envelope Company only opened its doors for business last month and from a complete standing-start has achieved over £100k in sales in its first month of trading. In what is well-regarded as the quietest business period in the year (due to the number of companies that operate a summer shut down) this … Read more

Record day of sales for The Reel Envelope Company!

Having only opened its doors just over two weeks ago, The Reel Envelope Company team are delighted to have already achieved a record day of sales at their new envelope manufacturing plant in Blackburn. With two reel-to-reel high-speed five-colour Muller Martini NT litho web presses, capable of processing 530mm-wide jumbo reels, supported by W&D 102 rotary … Read more

Envelope packaging quality is just as important as the envelope itself


The following article has been contributed by The Envelope Works Group, an envelope manufacturer and over-printer, who understand the vital importance envelope packaging plays in providing a top quality envelope solution. Let us start by asking you a question… When you are purchasing your plain stock or printed envelopes, or indeed if you are having … Read more

NEW UK envelope manufacturing company launches in Blackburn

The Reel Envelope Company proudly opened its doors for business last week from its new purpose-built 32,500 sq ft production plant in Blackburn, Lancashire. Production is centred around two reel-to-reel high-speed five-colour Muller Martini NT litho web presses, capable of processing 530mm-wide jumbo reels, supported by W&D 102 rotary envelope machine’s to convert the reels into … Read more

FA Cup Quarter Final sponsored by The Envelope Works – your chance to win 2 tickets

We’re incredibly proud to announce that The Envelope Works Group are the official match sponsors of the F.A. Cup ¼ final between Blackburn Rovers and Liverpool. To mark this special occasion we are running a prize draw where the lucky winner (who can be accompanied to the event by a guest of their choice) will … Read more

forthcoming events to use to theme your direct marketing and envelopes – March – June 2015

Here are a few events to take into consideration when you are looking for ways to theme, personalise or differentiate your envelopes and direct mailings: March –  The Formula One season kicks off on March 15th in Australia St. Patrick’s Day is on March 17th – this global celebration is always worth including in your … Read more

Sharon Lambert and Sarah Clough joins The Envelope Works

The Envelope Works, the Earby-based envelope over-print specialist, is very pleased to announce the appointment of Sharon Lambert as Sales Manager.Sharon-Lambert-Sarah-Clough-Envelope-Works

Sharon is well-known within the envelope industry, most notably for her roles within Tompla. The majority of her 15 years of experience has been within envelope manufacturing, specifically within Flexo and Litho, developing a broad range of clients from start-ups through to multi-national blue chips.

“I am very pleased to have joined The Envelope Works and ACE Envelopes,” stated Lambert, adding “I have known Mark Farrimond for the majority of my career and have seen The Envelope Works Group flourish under his guidance. As soon as I came over to the Earby site and met the existing team, I knew this would be the right move for me.

Furthermore, I’m especially pleased that my long-term colleague Sarah Clough has decided to join me here. Sarah is one of the most experienced and conscientious Account Managers I have ever had the pleasure of working with and the ability to continue this relationship at The Envelope Works gives me great confidence.”

Mark Farrimond, Managing Director of The Envelope Works and ACE Envelopes, explained the importance of adding Sharon Lambert to the team:

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5 Tips for a Successful Direct Mail Campaign

Here is a very helpful article that highlights 5 Tips for a Successful Direct Mail Campaign. If you’re in the direct marketing field, this one is worth casting your eye over – we liked it due to the importance it places on the how the envelope can greatly influence your direct mail campaign. Here is an … Read more