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From single colour to full colour printing, print finishing, garment printing and in-house design, we are the "One Stop Print Shop."

For any further information, advice or quotes please don't hesitate to contact us:- Tel: 01706 350432

See our range of stationery available...

  Business Cards Delivery Notes Envelopes Folders    
  Invoices Leaflets Letterheads Member Cards    
  Menus Personal Stationery Price Lists Quote Sheets    
  Receipt Pads Statements Transport Sets Wedding Stationery    

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Paper Sizes

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Portrait Landscape


We rate paper weight in grams (gsm) a standard office paper is usually 80gsm, a standard business is usually 300gsm. For more information please call in to see samples.

Paper Finishes

We offer a vast range of paper finishes from the usual gloss, silk and matt to the more prestigious hammered and linen finishes. Please ask in store to see samples.


We can offer any folding method you require please see below some examples of commonly used folds.

Folding Folds

Example folds from left to right- 1.Single fold, 2.Letter fold, 3.Parallel fold, 4.Z fold, 5.Gate fold


This technique involves coating the printed material in a powdered polymer that sticks to the areas that have wet ink. We then remove the access powder then heat it to produce a raised printed area similar to embossed lettering.


Die Cutting

This process allows your printed material to be cut in any shape you require.

Laminating / Encapsulating

This is the application of a plastic film on either one or both sides of the printed material. This is done through pressure and heat producing either a matt or gloss finish. This process creates a durable protect and is ideal for business cards and catalogue covers

Varnish / Spot Varnish
Hot Foil


218-220 Oldham Road
OL11 2ER

Tel: 01706 350432
Fax: 01706 654314

Email: info@shepherdprinters.com

Opening Times

Mon 9am - 5pm

Tue 9am - 5pm

Wed 9am - 5pm

Thurs 9am - 5pm

Fri 9am - 5pm

Sat 10:30am - 2pm

© Shepherd Printers 2009