About Alex Stanley

Alex is the Director of Sherwin Rivers Ltd; appointed back in 2015 and is the grandson of Alan who founded Sherwin Rivers back in 1969. With a love for typography, good old fashioned printing and marketing Alex oversees the Design, Large Format, Digital Print & Signage services offered by the business.

Litho & Digital Print Finisher – Wanted

Litho & Digital Print Finisher - (30hours) Sherwin Rivers Ltd – Staffordshire Salary dependent on experience Sherwin Rivers Ltd require and experienced print finisher to work within our busy digital and litho departments. Experience in setting up and operation of guillotine, folder and stitcher are required well as other ancillary finishing equipment. Good time keeping, attention to detail, diligence and dexterity is key and the candidate must be able to work at speed, All candidates must be fit and active to be considered for this role. Company Overview Sherwin Rivers [...]

By |2019-01-04T16:26:34+00:00January 4th, 2019|Categories: Careers|Tags: |Comments Off on Litho & Digital Print Finisher – Wanted

Sherwin Rivers Moves to TSO Hosts

With an increase in online conversions and an internal decision to greater develop our online presence on both social media and web we took the move to invest in a dedicated server. The thought of moving our site created a bit of a concern, keeping online while migrating was important, to carry on serving our online film output accounts and stock management.  To reflect our core business values, a UK based server was on the shopping list. Moving the site, database and folders proved a great opportunity to tidy up the [...]

By |2018-10-05T08:46:27+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Business, Marketing|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Sherwin Rivers Moves to TSO Hosts

Paper Sizes – why size matters

Paper, sizes, posters, postcards, letterheads - it's all too complex - this go-to guide for paper sizes will help you to choose the paper fit for the job and make the whole process just a little less stressful. The dimensions of the A series paper sizes (defined by the ISO 216 standard) are in the handy table below in millimeters and inches. And as a lovely download available here  Paper Size Poster.pdf Size Width x Height (mm) Width x Height (in) A0 841 x 1189 mm 33.1 x 46.8 in A1 [...]

By |2018-10-01T12:24:28+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Creative, Paper Stocks|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Paper Sizes – why size matters

Rhys Jones joins the creative team

We're all super-pleased to welcome Rhys Jones to join our creative team at The Remer Printing Works. Showing a natural flair for logo design, branding & graphic design alongside a love for photography, after recently graduating from Staffordshire University with a BA in Graphic Design, Rhys fills our post-grad role perfectly. We've seen huge growth in our graphic design, digital and wide format print services - perfect for Rhys to really get to grips with the design and print industry Rhys will go on to head up our design and digital print [...]

By |2018-10-01T11:16:24+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Creative, Graphic Design|Tags: , |Comments Off on Rhys Jones joins the creative team

Graphic Designer & Digital Print Apprentice

Graphic Designer & Digital Print Apprentice Sherwin Rivers Ltd – Staffordshire Newcastle-under-Lyme College Sherwin Rivers Ltd is now looking for an enthusiastic graphic design student or school leaver with an interest in design and advertising to join our creative team based in Staffordshire. We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic creative young person to join our busy studio and dedicated print shop – the job has fantastic prospects for the successful candidate. This opportunity is offered by Sherwin Rivers Ltd through an apprenticeship in Graphic Design at Newcastle-under-Lyme College (day [...]

By |2018-09-03T14:56:23+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Careers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Graphic Designer & Digital Print Apprentice

Graphic Designer – Wanted

Graphic Designer & Digital Print Operative (full-time) Sherwin Rivers Ltd – Staffordshire Salary dependent on experience Sherwin Rivers Ltd is now looking for an experienced, enthusiastic graphic design and digital print operative to join our team based in Staffordshire. We are looking for a talented graphic designer and creative artworker to join our busy studio – the job has fantastic prospects for an enthusiastic and hardworking person. The role requires design and artwork for a broad spectrum of creative work including; logo design, stationery and marketing material, large format artwork [...]

By |2018-08-16T14:47:49+00:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Careers|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Graphic Designer – Wanted

Welcome to our Horizon SPF-200A Booklet Maker

  Last month saw us install our latest and arguably the largest install of machinery in recent years at our premises in Stoke-on-Trent. IFS installed our new Horizon SPF-200A automated booklet maker - a huge step up for the guys in our print finishing department from running our old Horizon MC-8 system, I must add a great bit of kit that really stood the test of time in our booklet making department. The new SPF-200A is certainly a serious bit of print finishing kit, the automated set-up cuts down our start-up [...]

By |2018-10-19T13:44:34+00:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: Business, Creative, Machinery|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Welcome to our Horizon SPF-200A Booklet Maker

Sherwin Rivers Introduces Carbon Capture Paper Stocks

This week we've teamed up with our paper supplier Premier Paper Group in their Carbon Capture Agreement with the Woodland Trust UK. Premier is a major supporter and corporate partner of the Woodland Trust, the UK’s leading conservation charity the Woodland Trust in its work to plant and conserve native woodland in numerous locations across the UK. The agreement allows the capture of CO2 emissions from the production of our paper purchases by planting native woodland, right here in the UK, through the Woodland Trust and the Woodland Carbon scheme [...]

By |2018-07-31T11:23:05+00:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: Paper Stocks|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Sherwin Rivers Introduces Carbon Capture Paper Stocks