Entries by MRP

FlexoTech International Labels Awards Winner

As you may know we entered one of our favourite range of labels into this year’s prestigious FlexoTech International Print & Innovation Awards – and guess what… we did it! We had been shortlisted in the ‘Best use of flexo within a single forme’ category and were delighted to be named the winner at a […]

Finalist in Flexotech International Print & Innovation Awards

MRP are proud to announce that we have been nominated for the FlexoTech International Print & Innovation Awards in the category of ‘Best use of flexo within a single forme’. It has been confirmed that we are in the top 3 along side DS Smith Packaging and Pa-Hu Oy. The labels were produced for Pureety and […]

Colour Psychology for Packaging

Your choice of colours for your packaging will set your product apart from your competitors’ products. This is one of the most important elements when designing your packaging.  White White is an excellent choice where you want to create the impression of cleanliness, purity, efficiency or simplicity. However it can also stand for basic and […]

6 tips to make your packaging stand out

Packaging isn’t just about making a box. There’s a science and an art behind all forms of really good packaging and packaging sells. In fact, this is one of the few marketing components with which every potential customer interacts, and it’s one of the most important factors in consumer purchasing decisions. With nearly 76 percent of […]

Beauty UK 2016

We have had an excellent time visiting Beauty UK 2016 at the NEC! It is always great to see world’s Beauty Companies showing off their latest product ranges, including makeup, skincare, male grooming and treatments. We always take great inspiration from this show, the glamour and atmosphere give us lots to work with when we are back in the office […]


We are proud to announce the installation of our second gluing line, a Vega 100 which will complement our current Vega Junior by offering even more versatility. With ever-increasing demands in efficiency and performance, the VEGA 100 can glue a vast array of products including Straightline, Sidewall, Lockbottom/Crashlock and 4 Corner gluing. With HHS Xtend Glue […]

Top Tips to design your artwork

Sharing a few tips and advice for preparing artwork before sending it to print. At MRP we always take the time to check any artwork supplied to us, offering the best advice if needed, I hope these help. Fonts Don’t go overboard with your fonts, as a rule, limit them to 3 sizes – headings, sub headings […]

In PrintWeek’s Top 500 Companies again

We are really proud to be named as one of the top 500 printers in the UK again for 2016 by PrintWeek. Building on over 47 years of experience, we pride ourselves on our professional service and the long term relationships we build with both our customers and our loyal team. We feel we are small enough […]

Carbon Balancing Your Printing

Carbon Balanced Paper Carbon Balanced Paper provides the total environmental solution, with high credibility and integrity, for customers and their clients to reduce carbon impacts in their paper based communications. What is Carbon Balanced Paper Carbon Balanced put simply, is where the carbon impacts of that product or service has been estimated and an equivalent amount […]

Toy Fair 2016

We have had an excellent time visiting the 2016 Toy Fair at the Olympia Exhibition Centre, London! It is always great to see world’s toy companies showing off their latest product ranges, including action figures, board games, toys and other great treasures. We are proud to see the stands and displays full of toy packaging and catalogues we […]