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80’s Throwback Trilogy- Press Delivery

Whenever we take delivery of a new press at Optichrome, there is always a huge amount of excitement. When we took delivery of our Heidelberg XL75 in 2015, we captured the whole delivery and assembly process in … Read More

A factory tour of 1980’s Optichrome

The second part of our 80’s throwback video trilogy, takes us round the busy factory. Lots of faces here, some still with us. John Berry, Ray Lewis, Bill Smith and Doug Hook all working hard on the … Read More

1980’s Optichrome

So here we have it, the long awaited video found lurking in the back of a cupboard a few months ago. Get ready for a trip down memory lane, well back to the early 80’s anyway! The … Read More

Corporate Christmas Cards

Although it may only be October, the thoughts of many businesses are turning towards planning for Christmas. One of the many jobs to consider is the annual corporate Christmas card. Over the years we have printed thousands … Read More

Professional Folding

Folding is a very simple concept but when folding 15,000 magazines, speed and efficiency are an important part of the finishing process. In this video the Heidleberg Stahfolder BH takes folding to state of the art levels … Read More