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Time Out London Gives PCS a Great Offer

Time Out London Gives PCS a Great Offer

Posted: 4th July 2013

Time Out London has awarded a 25,000 unit contract to national plastic card manufacturer, Plastic Card Services (PCS). The deal will see PCS create a card for a brand new discounts and benefits programme – initially for London – providing offers and benefits across a range of activities from restaurants, to theatres and zoos. Working […]

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Stena Line Stays Loyal To PCS

Stena Line Stays Loyal To PCS

Posted: 17th April 2013

Plastic Card Services (PCS) has delivered a further loyalty card order for long-standing client, Stena Line, taking the total cards produced for the ferry company to over 200,000. Macclesfield-based PCS has worked with Stena Line for over 13 years to manufacture and fulfil its Business Traveller and eXtra card schemes. Stena Line began working with […]

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Holland & Barrett Loyalty Programme Hits Six Million

Holland & Barrett Loyalty Programme Hits Six Million

Posted: 12th April 2013

The UK’s leading high street health supplement retailer, Holland & Barrett, has celebrated the success of its ‘Rewards for Life’ loyalty programme by placing an order for a further two million cards from national plastic card manufacturer, Plastic Card Services. This means the total number of cardholders in the programme has risen to over six […]

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PCS Laces Up for 24 Hour Charity Walk

PCS Laces Up for 24 Hour Charity Walk

Posted: 28th March 2013

Four employees from Macclesfield-based, Plastic Card Services (PCS) are donning their boots and waterproofs for a 24 hour charity walk. Adam Unsworth, Rob Nicholls, Chris Dunn and Shaun Hinchy have all signed up for the Trekfest event in July, which will see them cover 54 miles across the Peak District in just one 24 hour […]

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Plastic Card Services Named Business of the Year at Macclesfield Awards

Plastic Card Services Named Business of the Year at Macclesfield Awards

Posted: 2nd March 2013

Employees at Plastic Card Services (PCS) are celebrating after scooping the Business of the Year (turnover over £1m to £5m) prize at the 2013 Macclesfield and Wilmslow Business Awards. Based on Tytherington Business Park, PCS manufactures, personalises and mails a wide range of plastic cards including loyalty and gift. The company was awarded the honour […]

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PCS Boosts Account Management Team

PCS Boosts Account Management Team

Posted: 1st March 2013

Following a series of major contract wins, including Premier Inn, Holland & Barrett and Showcase Cinemas, Macclesfield-based plastic card manufacturer, Plastic Card Services (PCS), has expanded its account management team with the appointment of Kimberley Wadsworth. Kimberley, from Macclesfield, joins PCS with extensive customer service experience, gained from several roles within the retail and catering […]

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The World Of Export As An SME Manufacturer

The World Of Export As An SME Manufacturer

Posted: 4th February 2013

No one can deny that the UK economy is currently in a fragile state. We’ve already been through a double-dip recession and economists are discussing the possibility of the country slipping into its third recession in just five years. However, while there have been losses across the majority of sectors, there are SMEs in manufacturing […]

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Premier Inn Backs Contactless Technology

Premier Inn Backs Contactless Technology

Posted: 1st February 2013

Leading value hotel brand, Premier Inn, is working with award winning manufacturer, Plastic Card Services (PCS), to roll out ‘keyless room entry’ across its new build hotels and refurbished sites. The move is part of the hotel chain’s aim to future-proof its offering, and continue to provide the UK’s best value rooms. 136,000 high-tech MIFARE® […]

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PCS In International TV Debut

PCS In International TV Debut

Posted: 31st January 2013

Plastic Card Services (PCS) has made its debut on international television on Dutch news programme, Nieuwsuur, as part of a best practice report into how British businesses work overseas. PCS garnered the interest of the Dutch news programme when it was selected for The Guardian Small Business Best Practice Exchange Exporting Award 2012. The company […]

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Hairdressers Are A Cut Above Say Consumers

Hairdressers Are A Cut Above Say Consumers

Posted: 20th November 2012

When it comes to securing continued loyalty from customers, new research reveals that hairdressers are a cut above the rest. A study of consumers across the UK found that people are more loyal to their hairdresser than any other brand, product or business. So forget big business or the great global experience, it turns out […]

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