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  What time should I order if I want a standard turnaround?

To get your print on a standard turnaround time, you’ll need to make sure you order before 12pm and avoid fancy finishes like white ink, perforation, lamination, rounded corners and personalisation. To find out what the standard turnaround time is for your product, just check the delivery tab on the respective product page.

There are (as always) a few exceptions to the rule! Because we know you need certain essentials a little faster, you can order the following products up until 5pm and still get your standard 48 hour turnaround time:

Business stationery
Stationery
Letterheads
Compliment Slips
Leaflets & Flyers

Wedding stationery
Wedding Belly Bands
Wedding Folded Invites
Wedding Folded Menus
Wedding Folded Order of Service
Wedding Folded Thank you Cards
Wedding Menus
Wedding Order of Service
Wedding RSVP Cards
Wedding Save the Dates
Wedding Table Names
Wedding Thank you Cards

  What’s the difference between next day and express?

The Queue Jump service for next day delivery is available on selected products when you checkout before midday. Queue Jump orders arrive the very next working day.

If midday has been and gone, but you still need a faster delivery option, Express is your next quickest service. It is available on any product and means your order arrives with you in two working days. 

  What is Queue Jump – how do I get next day delivery?

If you’re in a hurry to get your print and are ordering to a mainland UK address, you can take advantage of our next day delivery option.

To get it, just complete your order before 12 midday and we’ll print, finish and dispatch it the same day for delivery the next working day.

Queue Jump is available on the following products and product options:

To check out with Queue Jump, just select ‘next day delivery’ from the delivery options drop down when you check out.

Top tip: Looking for a fancy finish? Lamination, perforation, personalisation, white ink, foiling and laser cutting are all extra special, so adding these to your artwork means you won’t be able to take advantage of Queue Jump. Need a hand? We’re here to help. Contact our Customer Service team free of charge every weekday from 8.30am to 6.30pm.

  How can I get same day delivery?

How can I get same day delivery?

Need your print, pronto? If you’re getting your print delivered to a London postcode, you can take advantage of our same day delivery service. All you need to do is place your order before 10.30am, and we’ll print, finish and dispatch it for delivery by 6pm the very same day (weekdays only!

Same day delivery is available on the following print products and options:

Business cards

Size: 85 x 55mm
Stocks
Silk: 400gsm
Finishes: Lamination, rounded corners
Max quantities
Unlaminated: 20,000
Laminated: 5,000

Leaflets & Flyers
Sizes: A4, A5, A6 or 148 x 148mm
Stocks
Uncoated: 120gsm and 150gsm
Silk: 130gsm, 150gsm, 170gsm, 200gsm and 250gsm
Gloss: 130gsm and 170gsm
Finishes: Lamination, rounded corners
Max quantities
A4 unlaminated: 3,000
A4 laminated: 1,000
A5 unlaminated: 6,000
A5 laminated: 2,000
A6 unlaminated: 8,000
A6 laminated: 5,000
148 x 148mm unlaminated: 12,000
148 x 148mm laminated: 4,000

Folded leaflets

Sizes: A4, A5
Stocks 

Uncoated: 120gsm and 150gsm

Silk: 130gsm, 150gsm, 170gsm, 200gsm and 250gsm
Gloss: 130gsm and 170gsm
Fold types: Half fold, half fold portrait, roll fold, Z Fold
Max quantities
A4 unlaminated: 3,000
A5 unlaminated: 6,000

Postcards

Sizes: A5, A6, 148 x 148mm
Stocks
Silk: 300gsm, 350gsm, 400gsm
Finishes: Lamination, rounded corners
Max quantities
A5 unlaminated: 6,000
A5 laminated: 2,000
A6 unlaminated: 8,000
A6 laminated: 5,000
148 x 148mm unlaminated: 12,000
148 x 148mm laminated: 4,000

Greeting cards

Sizes: A5, A6, 148 x 148mm
Stocks
Silk: 350gsm
Max quantities
A5 laminated: 6,000
A6 unlaminated: 8,000
148 x 148mm unlaminated: 12,000

 

Just select ‘same day delivery’ from the options when you get to checkout and ensure your delivery postcode falls within these defined district zones:

N, NW, SW, SE, W, WC, EC, E

  How do I know what time the courier will arrive?

Standard post
Standard Royal Mail delivery times apply

Courier
Standard - 7.30am - 6 pm
Requested times - Pre 9am, Pre 10am, Pre 12
Evening (new) -  6pm - 10pm  
Saturday (new) -  9.00am - 5.30 pm

Express 
Post 12 midday- Upload your orders after 12pm and receive your job in two working days.

Next Day 
Upload your order before 12pm midday and get it the next working day. Find out more about the next day service here.

 

  When will I receive my package?

Our system will generate a delivery date before you place your order so you can be sure to make all deadlines. Check under Delivery information on the checkout page to see the estimated delivery date of your job. You can choose the express delivery option at this stage if it is available.

  How do I track my order?

As soon as your order has left us we will send you a dispatch email and if you have chosen courier delivery you will also get a a text from the courier company to keep you informed. You can use this to track your order online – just login, go to My Account and click the Tracking tab. Or download the printed.com iphone app and track on the move!

  How long does it take?

Standard courier delivery – 2 working days
Postal delivery – 2-3 working days
Express – 48 hours (available on post-midday order uploads)
Next day – 24 hours (only available on pre-midday order uploads)

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