Tips and Advice

Guarantee a pre-Christmas delivery – your guide to delivery times

Need to guarantee a pre-Christmas delivery? We’ve outlined when you need to place your orders by to ensure you get your print to the presses on time.

If you need to chat to our Customer Service Team over the festive period, be aware that there a few changes to their contact hours too. It’s all outlined below, so take a look and get yourself prepped!

Last order date (before 5pm)Product
12th DecemberHardback Books
13th DecemberWhite Ink
Clear Stickers
Spot UV Business Cards
16th DecemberGift Tags
Calendars
Foiled Products
Perfect Bound Documents
Wiro Bound Documents
Presentation Folders
Printed Envelopes
Flags
Giclée Fine Art Prints
Wrapping Paper
19th DecemberLeaflets and Flyers
Folded Leaflets
Saddle Stitched Brochures
Multipage Order of Service
Cards and Invitations
Postcards
Menus
Stickers and Labels
Wedding Stationery
Posters
Display Boards & A-Boards
Banners
Strut Cards
Table Talkers
Roller Banners

Things to note…

If you’re adding additional finishes or placing orders above certain quantities, you’ll need to factor in some extra time. And if you order after 5pm, this is classed as another working day.

Add in 24 hours for:

  • High quantity orders
  • Lamination on Large Format products
  • Personalisation and Perforation
  • Display Boards (if you’re ordering 100 or more)

What if you need to speak to the team at Christmas?

Customer Service contact hours:

Date Customer Service Availability
December 23rd 9am ’til 1pm
December 24th-27th Closed
December 28th-30th  9am ’til 5.00pm
December 31st- January 3rd Closed
January 3rd onwards Normal business hours (8am ’til 6.30pm)

Extra Notes and further information:

Large Format is only available for delivery via courier service – all delivery options provided at checkout.

There are further Royal Mail strikes to be confirmed in December. Check out any updates here.

Are you ready for the festive season? From essentials like Christmas Cards and Wrapping Paper to seasonal promotional print and unique Bespoke items, our Christmas store is here to help you spread the festive cheer.

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About the author

When she’s not perusing the factory or planning our next product launch, you’ll find Emma doing some form of exercise. Whether it’s her favourite gym class or a walk around Northumberland with friends, she loves keeping fit!

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