Say NO to Plastic!

Together, We CAN Make A Difference Despite achieving standards of excellence for environmental controls, Gemini Print is still working hard, and partnering with clients, to enhance many practices and ‘do our bit’ consistently improving every aspect of environmental management. For many years everyone in publishing and printing has been contributing to the appalling ‘plastic problem’, by the use of millions of feet of the plastic poly wrap used to protect the printed matter sent around the world.  It can take from 20-1000 years for plastic to break up – but sadly it will never break down completely.  [...]

2019-07-08T09:27:56+00:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Print|

‘On the Black Satin Sheets’ – Gemini Print boss Performs!

Despite the challenge that he cannot sing or dance, the Gemini Print team Managing Director was ‘volunteered’ to perform a fundraising cabaret performance. Supported with the talent of a skilled Sussex based singer and performer, Alex Banks, the patience of his wife Maxine, and intensive training and rehearsals organised by the E3 Events experts  https://www.e3eventsonline.com/  Steve prepared for the nerve-wracking performance. Never one to do anything by halves the famous, challenging Moulin Rouge lyrics of ‘Lady Marmalade’ was selected by Steve and Alex.  Voulez Vous Coucher Avec! With more than 600 guests the Midsummer Ball is created by the [...]

2019-06-26T11:30:27+00:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Gemini Print Buys Foundry Press from Administrators

Everyone at Gemini Print has been delighted to welcome new Foundry Press colleagues and clients since Managing Director, Steve Cropper and the Directors completed buying the Horsham based firm from administrators FRP Advisory. The administrators said that the 21-staff Foundry Press “had suffered cashflow pressures following a period of challenging trading conditions”.Gemini Print Group ( Brighton, Shoreham by Sea, Bristol, London and Durham), bought Foundry’s business and assets from the administrators via a pre-pack sale, with all of Foundry's staff TUPE’d over to Gemini Print. Foundry’s previous owners, Bruce Phillips and Alan Houliston, are still within the business. [...]

2019-06-26T12:48:59+00:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Artists of the Year 2019

Twice a year artists and makers open their homes, studios, galleries and display venues to art lovers throughout Brighton, Hove and surrounding villages.  This May saw more than 1500 artists and makers exhibiting their work – providing a wonderful snapshot into an impressive range including paintings, prints, photography, ceramics, textiles, jewellery, and creations in many other media. Artists Open Houses welcomes artists of all ages and at all stages of their careers.  A special aspect of AOH is the inclusion of artists who could typically be excluded from the ‘mainstream art world due to homelessness, addiction recovery, disability [...]

2019-06-05T07:44:41+00:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Announcing the 2019 Winners: DESIGN for PRINT Awards 2019

As the excitement settles from another successful Brighton Fringe, the 2019 Awards were announced at a ceremony hosted by the Fringe CEO Julian Caddy.  He and his team can be proud of leading Englands largest arts festival and charity – achieving their vision of being a nationally and internationally acclaimed open-access arts festival with a level of creativity that stimulates artistic communities and audiences. As the official print partner, Gemini Print plays a role in encouraging the creativity that plays a key role in achieving the successful promotion of performances and venues.  The Gemini Print DESIGN for [...]

2019-06-03T13:18:29+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Print|

Ropetackle Cinema Goes Dementia-Friendly

Gemini Print works with many community organisations and charities across the UK.  Being a Business Friend and Principal Sponsor to the Ropetackle Arts Centre means involvement with their extensive programme of different arts and entertainment – especially the important focus on inclusivity. Ropetackle Cinema’s Committee successfully bid for extra funds from the BFI (British Film Industry) and has worked with the local Alzheimer’s Society team to confirm the type of films that might be successful, as well as the correct setting to be dementia friendly. 25 volunteers, staff and Committee members attended training by Tim Wilkins of the [...]

2019-05-21T08:56:24+00:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: Print|

Vote On The Brighton Fringe Design for Print Awards 2019

Your chance to be involved in creating the final shortlist! When you view this gallery of designs, you will see why the Gemini DesignHero is having such a tough challenge preparing the shortlists for the judges of the Gemini Print & Brighton Fringe DESIGN for PRINT Award 2019. He needs YOUR help! Cast your vote for your favourite. The winners gain a £500 printing prize so all the Fringe 19 performers, producers and venues who have entered will appreciate your input. EYE CATCHING The immediate appeal of the artwork. The clarity, originality [...]

2019-07-16T13:12:17+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Gatwick Diamond Business Awards – The ‘Movie’

To get a feel for the scale of the biggest business awards in the south of England this video gives some insight into the ceremony that all the finalists attend. The breadth of businesses across the Gatwick region is vast.  The Gatwick Diamond business area covers from South London, into Surrey and down to the Sussex coast with Gatwick Airport at its heart and is recognised as one of the strongest local economies in the UK there are 45,000 businesses and 500 global or international companies. With a reputation for Gatwick Diamond industry sector [...]

2019-05-15T13:47:02+00:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Strictly Fabulous £500 Prize Launch

To celebrate the launch of the Gemini Print & Brighton Fringe DESIGN for PRINT Award 2019 Jason Musk, General Manager of the Heritage Portfolio welcomed the judges and the Brighton LindyHoppers to the terrace of the BAi360 West Beach Café and Bar.  With the ‘best views in town,’ everyone danced the afternoon away to the sounds of the thirties. The 2019 judges with a combination of design, media, marketing and print expertise are: Gemini Print Group Director Mark Tulley, Title Media Sussex Managing Editor Sam Harrington Lowe, Brighton Fringe Marketing Manager Darren Smallman and Mosaic Creates Managing Director Laurie [...]

2019-05-15T13:47:25+00:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Print|

Gemini Twin Win

Everyone knows that the zodiac sign for Gemini is symbolised by the twins Castor and Pollux so when Gemini Print won two first places at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards it did seem to be particularly appropriate! An exciting night as the Winners were announced at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2019.  Gemini Print was Delighted to Gain a ‘Rare’ Double Category Win! Winner:  The Award for Customer Delight 2019 – sponsored by Kreston Reeves Judges comments included “Gemini Print clearly provide very responsive service for customers with excellent levels of feedback.  [...]

2019-05-15T13:47:29+00:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Print|