ARC’s user-friendly Web-to-Print platforms enable our customers to maximise their business potential by enhancing their marketing collateral, increasing their visibility, and improving their exposure to their potential client base. All this aligned to complete budget control of every single penny, within a structured and tightly controlled budget. Below is a quick overview of our range of Printing Services, Technology Solutions, and Customised Digital Print Solutions - available to our client base in Manchester:
The City of Manchester is steeped in history and famous for being the first industrialised city in the world and the birthplace of some world-changing technological advances!
Be honest, how many of you knew the atom was split for the first time at Manchester University and the world’s first programmable computer was designed and created in Manchester, and… did you also know it was known as ‘Baby’?
Manchester is also renowned for its cultural innovations and is, of course, home to two of the most famous football teams on the planet and a diverse, multi-cultural social scene, which is a tribute to the friendliness and hospitable nature of Mancunians!?!
ARC is delighted to offer Manchester a comprehensive range of Digital Printing, Design and Installation platforms that enables our muti-sector/multi-scale customer base the ability to attain an optimum level of visibility and reach, via the medium of premium quality Digital Printing Services.
It is common to see digital printing services used extensively and productively in every industry and market sector in today’s fast paced world. With digital printing, your ideas can be immediately translated into visual reality, and you can create something original and out-of-the-box that captures the imagination and stimulates the senses from the outset.
ARC can manifest your ideas into a printed work of art, via our online printing and design services – specifically tailored for every multi-scale business sector in Manchester and the surrounding area.
Simple – ARC is the world’s largest provider of digital print services, and our entire business philosophy is built around providing each and every one of our customers with exactly the same level of service excellence, regardless of scale and value.
As a trusted printing partner in Manchester and in every key commercial location in the UK, ARC is perfectly suited to servicing your business with every aspect of print, design, and information management you may need to enhance your business.
We specialise in supporting your marketing goals with integrated and hybrid Print & Design solutions, which perfectly match YOUR needs because we listen and advise instead of insisting upon providing solutions, which are not aligned to the specific requirements of your business.
Our team of experts work closely with your team of experts to translate your requirements and tailor a solution, which we know will work for you because our many years of experience have enabled us to fully understand, which products from our portfolio of print and information management services, are guaranteed to make your business better.
In order to deliver the level of excellence we have become globally renowned for, we follow a tried and tested service model that revolves around briefing, production, and implementation.
Our single source on-line print portal and on-line consultation process enables us to work together to match your requirements to achieve your business goals – within budget and always on-time.
From 3-D Printing, Design & Creative Services, Marketing Collateral, Signage, Environmental Graphics, Fabric Graphics and Document Scanning and Digitisation to simple one-off print jobs, we are delighted to provide our customers with Print-on-Demand services that are second to none and immediately accessible to everyone.
How Can our Printing Services in Manchester help you to our grow as a Brand?
ARC UK is the world’s largest provider of commercial print services and document scanning solutions. Every order is highly valued and is printed, scanned, and carefully managed by our team of customer success specialists, experienced print experts and finishers. Our service levels are second to none and greatly exceed expectations and enable global print to delivery point via our vast network of worldwide ARC centres of excellence and associated service partners.
Our customers are provided with and an additional assurance from our highly professional and meticulous QC team, which conducts thorough ‘inception to completion’ checks on all orders – regardless of volume and scale.
Thanks to our attention to detail policy, we stand out as the best online printing service in Manchester.
Our print-on-demand service offers the following:
Therefore, from one integrated platform, you can easily access our entire services portfolio and get your branding and managed print requirements, at an affordable rate.
ARC UK offers the most competitive commercial proposition for all aspects of online digital printing in Manchester. Thanks to our cost-effective solutions and state of the art print technology, we stand out as a trusted printing and scanning enterprise that does not compromise on quantity and yet offer the best value for your money.
Trust ARC to deliver the highest possible level of quality, and service, at the best market rates.
ARC UK offers the following printing services:
Yes… our team of friendly professionals can discuss your projects and offer advice and recommendations based upon years of industry experiences- Book a consultation.
Yes – ARC’s UK studio work with global, national and local clients, providing each with the same high standard of design work.
Our creative studio has vast experience in all areas of design from creation of new visual identities, creating new designs while adhering to strict brand guidelines, through to small and large format print design, environmental graphics and digital graphics. Please get in touch to find out more.
Yes – ARC can help with sourcing high quality images, or even help commission a professional photographer if required.
We are happy to provide an estimate in advance of starting any project work, please get in touch to discuss your requirements.
The Portable Document Format (PDF) is generally the preferred file format for submitting a document for printing as it works with virtually all professional printing and digital output devices. By design, a PDF file incorporates the information needed to maintain document consistency from system to system. Most other file formats such as Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Microsoft Word are easily converted to PDF format.
Crop marks help indicate where the product will be cut to its finished size.
Bleed is required to ensure edge-to-edge colour on your final product. Any background colours or images need to expand your final size by 3mm on all sides to allow for any movement on the guillotine.
We print in CMYK (cyan, magenta, yellow, black). Ensure your colour is set to this as RGB and Pantone artworks will be automatically converted which could slightly affect final print.
Gluing the outside edges of the paper together to create a flat edge then a wrap around cover applied.Saddle-stitch binding (Fold stitch and trim).
Using staples along the folds of the pages to bind them together. Pages need to be multiples of 4.Wire binding:
Wires in a spiral form are threated through holes along the binging edge. Allows the document to lay flat when open. (Silver/White/Black all stocked).Plastic Comb binding:
Similar to Wire binding but using tubular plastic piece which fits through rectangular holes punched into binding edge.Ring Binders:
Holes are punched into pages and inserted into ring binder.
ARC has flexible options from cost per scan to fixed cost per box.
ARC experienced staff will remove all fixings and staples to allow automatic scanning.
ARC has a full records management solution for box storage to scan on demand.
ARC can index the documents to allow fast retrieval and text searching on key words.
PDF (Portable Document Format) are the most widely used formats for scanned images. ARC scanning solutions can convert your paper records to TIFF, PDF or a variety of other file formats for seamless integration with your document management application or enterprise content management (ECM) system.
ARC can provide an archival document management solution - securely hosted in the UK - allowing you to search and view your documents on your desktop or any mobile device.
ARC has a comprehensive range of services including Rendering, BIM Clash Detection Revit modelling, 3D modelling.
ARC has consultants experienced in BIM to attend site meetings remotely or in person.
ARC is experienced in provide Revit modelling.
ARC can provide 3D Modelling service for architects and engineering companies, but also point of sale items.
ARC has a range of document management collaboration solutions for architectural, engineering and construction.
ARC solution is cross platform allowing PC, MAC, and mobile applications to be used.
ARC can provide redirect using POBOXES to allow post to be redirected to our inbound mail scanning team, for distributed to your email boxes.
ARC can provide a full workflow from allowing the user access to our Click 2 Post software, allowing the user to send files direct to ARC for printing and posting.