10 cost-saving tips for print productions

10 cost-saving tips for print productions

We’ve collated 10 tips that can help you save money on your next print production. To tally the potential savings, we’re using a 2,000 magazine print run as an example, but these points can be applied to any number of products. Now that digital has taken over as the mass-media format, print orders are becoming …

The digital question for independent magazines

The digital question for independent magazines

The indie mag scene has always prided itself on creating a stunning product. With smaller budgets and less name recognition, creating a magazine with high production values and brilliant writing is the best way to gain recognition. But that doesn’t necessarily get the eyes on your work that your title deserves.  The power of digital …

10 indie magazines tackling sustainability

10 indie magazines tackling sustainability

Independent magazines have always pushed the boundaries of culture. This hasn’t always been to their financial advantage. More often a labour of love than a business, they’re typically side projects alongside somebody’s day job. Sadly, many are too short-lived. But this is also part and parcel of what makes the indie mag. With principles and …

Future of Magazines: Webinar Hosted by Park

Future of Magazines: Webinar Hosted by Park

Many businesses have struggled during Covid-19, but some magazines have proven surprisingly resilient. Whilst reduced ad budgets have caused some to stop printing, many have continued to reach audiences at home – some have even grown in popularity. What does this tell us about the magazine as a business model? Has the supposed ‘decline of …

The Future of Print: Park Speaks to 5Eleven Mag

The Future of Print: Park Speaks to 5Eleven Mag

Much of the dialogue around print and digital publishing pitches the two as alternatives. But is this really the case? The hand-wringing has largely stemmed from declining sales of mass media titles such as newspapers, as brand budgets have flowed towards digital media, and as publications have shifted their focus online. The magazine publishing scene …

Instagram Live: Park & magCulture talk magazine printing during lockdown

Instagram Live: Park & magCulture talk magazine printing during lockdown

In our article last month on the magazines tackling sustainability, we noted that ‘indies mags are ‘uniquely adept at capturing cultural shifts… tackling complex issues with intellect and sensitivity.’ Unsprising, then, that indie titles have proven a resilient and popular media format, even as the majority of brands have gone into hiberanation. Last week, Park …

Covid-19: leading your business through a crisis

Covid-19: leading your business through a crisis

Update: Park has been granted ‘Critical Supplier’ status, due to our work in government and pharmaceuticals. This means we’re able to to continue printing for brands in all industries. * A message from Alison Branch, Park Managing Director, to any business facing hardship as a result of Covid 19. Like many other businesses, the task …

5 tips to make a standout magazine

5 tips to make a standout magazine

Transform your magazine into a tactile object readers want to reach out and touch. As a magazine printer, we will take you through some of the need-to-know details, helpful tips and nuggets of advice for launching or improving your magazine. For further advice on how to make a stand-out magazine, we’d love you to get …

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