British Made Membranes

For a number of years Membrane Keypads and Overlays have been purchased outside of the UK mainly due to cheaper prices. Now is the time to look again at what you purchase, as lead times get longer and shipping container costs go through the roof, there is also a risk of your technical graphics being…

Hot Buys at Customark Oxford

From all of our many investments this year, the flaming machine at our Oxford branch is one of the most interesting yet. Why is Flaming important? What does it do? Flaming is a process that changes the surface tension of an item for better ink adhesion – like sanding down wood before painting it! Polypropylene,…

A New Rewinder for Customark West Midlands

After recent investments at our other sites over the past few months, we thought it was our turn in the West Midlands! A recent purchase of a table top label slitter rewinder from BGM – Bar Graphic Machinery means not only does it help us as a company, our customers will benefit from consistent labelling…

Planet-Friendly Labelling

Are you considering the planet when you’re purchasing your labels, point of sale or printed products? Should you be? With already 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in our oceans, being more conscious of single use plastics can be incredibly important to solving the environmental crisis, especially since 73% of beach litter include items like…

The Difference Between Graphic Overlays & Membrane Keypads

Being in the printing business for many years we know how confusing some of the technical ‘babble’ can be. Here’s a blog about Graphic Overlays and Membrane Keypads where we’ve cut out the unnecessary technical jargon and condensed it down to a user-friendly explanation. Graphic Overlays: Also known as ‘Operator Interface Panels’, ‘Control Panel Overlays’,…