February 21st 2017 in Technology, Company

The art of mixing ink

Accurately mixing an ink to a specific pantone colour is certainly an art. In this case we are mixing pantone 375 a green. As you can see blue and yellow weighed to the correct proportions should hit the colour correctly, but at Park Lane we also add other colours or additives to make it print better or improve the match to the pantone book. In


February 17th 2017 in Company

Lily and Me – Autumn Winter 2017 Collection

This clothing collection is inspired by rural woodlands, landscapes and gardens and the prints are bursting with beauty and the colour of nature. Park Lane Press has had the pleasure of producing the brochures for this brand for a couple of years now.  The quality photography provides an opportunity for us to show what we can achieve on


February 10th 2017 in Company, Services

2017 Calendar

Our 2017 desk top calendar has been distributed and we have had some fantastic feedback. The calendar was printed with 4 colour text and a pantone double hit to the cover and easel, with a anti-scuff laminate to the outer and finished with a gold coloured foil, a truly beautiful piece. After years of producing landscape wall calendars we felt


September 27th 2016 in Company

Park Lane are shortlisted for Two PrintWeek Awards 2016

We’re very excited to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for not one but TWO quality awards for the PrintWeek Magazine !! This is after our recent win at the Whitmar Awards for Best Annual Report, and it’s a reflection on how far we have progressed lately. In our 25 years of trading we have never printed better! Park Lane Press have


September 27th 2016 in Company, Environment

The Bath Chronicle Business Awards – Environmental Business of the Year 2016!!

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve WON the award for Environmental Business of the Year at The Bath Chronicle Business Awards.Park Lane Press has had in place an environmental management system since 2002. The award went to the which has shown outstanding commitment to manage the environmental impact of its business or has developed its


July 13th 2016 in Company

Park Lane Achieve Print Quality Award

On the 30th June 2016 I attended the Whitmar Publications 'Print, Design & Marketing Awards 2016' held aboard the Silver Sturgeon on the River Thames. Park Lane were nominated for best website www.parklanepress.co.uk, created by one of our clients Lionhouse Creative. The second nomination was for the Report and Accounts category, which


May 12th 2016 in Company, Services

In The Pink

Its refreshing to see a client use a material that is adventurous, in this case its a cover going off to be foil blocked, the text has a similar colour throughout the document which is printed so I can't wait to see the finished result There are plenty of mid-range papers that can add value to a job at a reasonable price, without going to the


May 6th 2016 in Company, Services

Paper Prices Due to Increase

In the next week or two paper prices will increase in the region of 6%, this is the first delivery of the paper we have forward ordered - its still not too late for you to order the stock in anticipation of the artwork if it isn't quite ready. Call us to discuss 01225 815


March 14th 2016 in Company, Environment

Park Lane Press Partner with The Partners in aid of The Big Draw

On the 10th March I attended a fabulous event at Christies, It’s Our World Auction.  Park Lane Press were proud to be the print sponsors of the invites and catalogue, the design was donated by The Partners, and paper by Arjo Wiggins Graphic Papers. The Auction featured artworks by over 40 leading artists, inspired by the landscape,