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Richard Cole Postcard Collection

RICHARD COLE was born in Wimbledon in 1942 and studied painting at Wimbledon School of Art. After graduating, he taught for five years before his career took off as a caricaturist, political cartoonist and reportage artist. He … Read More

History in Film – Press Delivery

Since Optichrome was founded in 1963, we have always invested in the lastest technology to enable us to print the highest quality product in the most efficient time scales. This is why the delivery of any new … Read More

‘We are Optichrome’ video

No two days are ever the same at our Woking factory, so we wanted to put a video together, to share with our clients and prospective customers. The video highlights a typical day in the life of … Read More

Plastic Card Printing

We are thrilled to announce our latest investment in technology gives us the ability to print plastic cards such as photo ID, membership cards and business cards which can all be personalised with variable¬†information. Cards can be … Read More

Built to last – Heidelberg GTO

In 2013¬†Heidelberg announced it would phase out production of its GTO (Grosser Tiegel Offset) 52 series two colour printer.¬† For many companies this modern classic has been the work horse of the factory and has played an … Read More