Print Scotland

The Voice of Scotland’s Graphic Communications Industry


BCF print forum: throwing light on UV LED

UV LED curing technology first appeared in the print sector more than 10 years ago, but now it’s taking the printing world by storm and the pace of its adoption by all print applications is accelerating. Digital, flexographic and litho printers are all now familiar with UV LED, and every industry event seems to have Read more

Bell and Bain Ltd: The oldest existing printers in Scotland

A talk by John McGhee. Venue: Moir Dyer Room,  The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN Date: Wednesday 14 November, 6.15-7.15pm  In 1831 a Mr Bell and a Mr Bain went into partnership as printers and typesetters in Bell Street, Glasgow. Little did they know that they had started a firm which is still Read more

New exhibition celebrates hundreds of years of printing history in Glasgow

At a time when Scotland’s print industry is undergoing a renaissance, an exhibition is about to open in Glasgow celebrating the important role of printing in the city since the 17th century. More Than Just Books: Printing in Glasgow is being curated by the Scottish Printing Archival Trust from November 9, 2018, to January 6, Read more

Outstanding Scottish print industry apprentices are honoured at annual awards ceremony

Print Scotland, the trade association and voice of Scotland’s graphic communication industry, has held its fourth annual Scottish Print Apprentice of the Year awards. The occasion is part of its mission to represent the Scottish print community and to highlight the profile of future leaders of the industry. Garry Richmond, Director of Print Scotland, said: Read more

Print Scotland Events

News of forthcoming Print Scotland Events will be posted soon.