print provider

What to look for in a print provider

The role of print in information distribution and marketing has diminished quite a bit in the last couple of decades. But print is still relevant and fit for many purposes and with businesses moving towards on demand and just in time production of printed items, partnerships that secure supply are more important than ever. So […]

How to Create the WOW factor

Dressing up the office The new wall signage in our POS office was designed and produced in house using our Canon large format printer and ProCut digital cutter. The concept for the office took a few days to design, once we agreed on the visual concepts, we conducted a site measure up of the area […]

Come For A Visit!

Press checks – or press passes – used to be much more common in commercial printing than they are today. There are several reasons for this: equipment has gotten much better and registration and colour control are much easier to achieve on press so results are much more predictable. Colour standards and certifications have substantially […]

The death and birth of print magazines

There has been news in the last months about magazine volumes dropping in 2015, often in double digit numbers, and the debate about the pros and cons of printed mags vs blogs is as lively as ever. Some former mass magazines are shutting down completely, like Cleo. Others continue in reduced volumes with smaller readership, or as high quality […]

Silver Bullet at SOS

Another equipment upgrade this month sees a brand new Xerox 1000i move into the SOS digital centre. A fast press printing at the highest quality on a wide variety of stocks, sure. But this one can do more: Silver, gold and clear toner can glorify your documents. With these special toners we can achieve extraordinary […]

End of Year Opening Times

As usual, we will be open for business on all days except public holidays during the end of year period. If you have any requirements or urgent jobs, please get in touch. Our office opening times are: December 23rd: 7AM – 5PM December 24th to 27th: closed December 28th to 30th: 7AM – 6PM December 31st to January 2nd: closed January 3rd and […]

SOS refreshes digital fleet

SOS Print + Media Group has made some further significant investments into digital printing technology by refreshing its digital fleet with an Igen 150 and two Versants 2100. These new machines with built-in finishing add capacity to keep up with growing volume of on demand high quality digital colour products. The SOS digital print centre is […]

Prospectus Distribution

Distribution of a Prospectus in Bulk and On Demand A prospectus had to be distributed in stages: after a mailout of several thousand documents on one day there were going to be daily requests for books to be sent out. These mail outs had to be documented and tracked. At the same time it was […]

Variable Data Printing

  Tickets for the Manly Sea Eagles When the Manly Sea Eagles needed barcoded tickets for their Corporate Match Days, SOS designed and developed a complex variable data application.Printed in high quality on the Xeikon digital press, these tickets contain thirteen variable areas including date, seating arrangement, player image, turnstile barcode, colour coding and ticket […]

The new press

This brilliant short video was made by our printer Brad. He runs the ten colour and this shows a time lapse of how the new Heidelberg XL 105 replaced our 102 in 2014.  

SOS Print + Media invests in Fuji Xerox 2800 Inkjet Press

SOS Print + Media invests in Fuji Xerox 2800 Inkjet Press for high speed colour production Sydney, Monday 22 July, 2013 — Leading Sydney printing and communications company, SOS Print + Media, has invested in a Fuji Xerox 2800 Inkjet Press to address the burgeoning market in high-quality, full-colour digital print. The new Fuji Xerox […]

The Art of Print

A beautiful short video, shot on a phone, by one of our customers about the production of one of their jobs.