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PCS gets commendation at Print Week Awards

PCS gets commendation at Print Week Awards

Posted: 26th October 2011

Plastic Card Services has won a commendation in the SME of the Year category at the 2011 Print Week Awards. Named as runners-up and only narrowly missing out on the top spot, the judges said that “PCS’s ability to shine in the face of strong competition from China made sure they had a hard time […]

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New equipment packs a punch for PCS

New equipment packs a punch for PCS

Posted: 15th September 2011

Plastic Card Services (PCS) has boosted its manufacturing capabilities with the addition of a new plastic card punching system for plastic key fobs. The Cheshire-based plastic card manufacturer has invested £200,000 in the Oasys progression punch in response to a dramatic increase in demand for its key fob card products during the past year. Adding […]

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PCS wins best direct mail campaign at the Print & Design Awards

PCS wins best direct mail campaign at the Print & Design Awards

Posted: 30th June 2011

Cheshire-based Plastic Card Services (PCS), has won the Best Direct Mail category at the 2011 Print & Design Awards. The commercial card manufacturer scooped the award for the Coop DanmarkPlus Loyalty scheme ‘bio’ card mailer. Two million mailers were produced and distributed by PCS for Denmark’s largest retailer – reaching every household in Denmark. The […]

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PCS unveils new white ink personalisation capability

PCS unveils new white ink personalisation capability

Posted: 5th May 2011

Plastic Card Services, (PCS), is the first company in Europe to offer Atlantic Zeiser’s white DoD (Drop on Demand) personalisation on plastic cards. The innovative DoD process uses the latest Atlantic Zeiser printer UV inkjet system, to give high quality white ink printing on dark backgrounds. It’s a breakthrough for PCS who will now be […]

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PCS expansion reflects impressive growth

PCS expansion reflects impressive growth

Posted: 12th April 2011

Macclesfield-based Plastic Card Services (PCS) is expanding its premises at Tytherington Business Park. The new building, located next door to its current Redwood Court manufacturing site, will provide the innovative card manufacturer with more spacious facilities, enabling it to continue its impressive growth. PCS is one of the UK’s leading producers of commercial cards including […]

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Macclesfield print firm donates 5,000 cards to Love Local Life scheme

Macclesfield print firm donates 5,000 cards to Love Local Life scheme

Posted: 7th February 2011

Plastic Card Services (PCS) in Macclesfield has provided the LoveLocalLife initiative with an important boost this week by giving 5000 new cards to the cause. The cards will enable more Cheshire residents to get involved in the successful loyalty scheme, which provides discounted goods and services to local people and keeps trade close to home. […]

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Two new promotions at Plastic Card Services

Two new promotions at Plastic Card Services

Posted: 25th January 2011

North West based Plastic Card Services (PCS) has announced two new appointments to support the company’s expansion in Europe. Andy Simpson, 47, has been appointed as operations director and will have the overall day-to-day responsibility of the business. Andy joined PCS as an account manager in 1998 and was quickly promoted through the ranks to […]

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PCS appoints Souter PR

PCS appoints Souter PR

Posted: 17th January 2011

Loyalty card producer for IKEA, Ford, Next and Virgin to use PR to grow green card offer Pioneering business Plastic Card Services (PCS) have named Souter PR as their new PR agency. Plastic Card Services Limited employs 68 people from their purpose built Macclesfield manufacturing plant and is one of the UK’s leading producers of […]

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