Three ways to extend the life of your plastic card printer

If you’ve bought a plastic card printer to print your own cards when you need to, you’ll want to get the most out of that investment. It’s easy for dust and dirt to become trapped in your printer and on your printer rollers as cards have a high static charge. This can result in poor quality print: … Continue reading Three ways to extend the life of your plastic card printer

Bring in more business with discount cards

 Consumers are savvier than ever before, and are always on the lookout for a great deal or a way to add more power to their pocket. One of the ways that businesses can make sure they are top of their buying list is to offer a discount card. Discount cards are a really effective way of … Continue reading Bring in more business with discount cards

Visitor passes: are you meeting health & safety obligations?

All employers have a list of responsibilities to safeguard the health and safety of their employees, which increase when you have 5 employees or more. Organisations are also responsible for any visitors to their premises, such as contractors and suppliers. Every company should have a clear set of procedures for dealing with visitors, which often … Continue reading Visitor passes: are you meeting health & safety obligations?

Loyalty key tags – your own mini billboard

If you already run a customer loyalty programme, you’ll know how successful loyalty cards can be at encouraging repeat business. But do you also provide key tags to your customers along with their loyalty cards? Small and easy to fix onto key rings, key tags are a constant reminder of your business – and they … Continue reading Loyalty key tags – your own mini billboard

ID card & prepaid VISA card in one

CitizenCard, a firm that provides proof of age cards, has just released its latest product: a combined photo ID proof of age and prepaid VISA card, available to young people aged 12 and above. This is the first time that an ID card has been combined with the ability to buy goods online or in-store. … Continue reading ID card & prepaid VISA card in one

Are your photo ID cards up-to-date?

There seems to be a story in the press every week of bogus callers conning their way into the homes of the unsuspecting public. Utilities companies are often the ones impersonated. Some individuals create fake ID cards, or simply just talk their way into people’s homes.The message to consumers is ‘card, check & call’. Ask … Continue reading Are your photo ID cards up-to-date?

It’s festival season. Access all areas?

It’s festival season and the sun is finally shining. Will this be the year sales of sun tan lotion outdo the sales of wellies? Probably not. Whatever size of festival you’re running, there will be security and access issues to consider. Plastic event passes, ID cards and lanyards are all ways of making sure that … Continue reading It’s festival season. Access all areas?

ID cards & swipe cards: how secure is your workplace, really?

How confident are you that your building, staff and equipment are adequately protected? And what about your visitors – are you following health and safety regulations? When talk turns to protecting your business, the focus naturally falls on insurance first. Having the right policies in place covering contents, buildings, employees and professional indemnity is crucial … Continue reading ID cards & swipe cards: how secure is your workplace, really?

Custom printed lanyards: what would you like yours to do?

A lot of companies don’t consider having their own custom printed lanyards as they think it will be too expensive. But with prices starting from just £130.20 for 100, it’s more affordable than you might think, and having your own distinct lanyard really helps your brand or message to stand out. Present your organisation professionally … Continue reading Custom printed lanyards: what would you like yours to do?

Key fobs, wrist tags, smart cards – what do I need?

Help! I need more key fobs but don’t know what to order There are hundreds of access control cards, key fobs, wrist tags, ring tags, tokens, clamshells, mifare smart cards (the list goes on) out there, and a lot of them look the same. If you need to order more for your current system but aren’t … Continue reading Key fobs, wrist tags, smart cards – what do I need?