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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.

Covid-19 Return to Work Floor Graphics

In preparation of a phased return to work we're offering our slip-rated floor graphics at a reduced cost. For a limited time our 300 x 300 Circular Covid-19 Floor Graphics are £5.00 each (ex VAT). Printed Solvent UV on correct HSE Anti-Slip rated easy apply vinyl for application to: • Smooth Surfaces • Sealed Concrete Floors • Painted Floors • Tiled Floors • Lino & Smooth Wood Choose from our range of existing designs or supply artwork to our specifications. To order, call 01782 212024 or email sales@sherwin-rivers.co.uk

By |2020-05-26T08:10:35+00:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Printing|Comments Off on Covid-19 Return to Work Floor Graphics

Sherwin Rivers – Director’s Relocation Statement

Following local media reports on the relocation of our Cobridge based printing works the directors of Sherwin Rivers Ltd would like to assure customers, staff, suppliers and friends of the company – it’s business as usual. The Directors of the company entered negotiations with the City of Stoke-on-Trent in late 2015 regarding the acquisition of land for the proposed ‘Cobridge junction improvements’ including the premises of Sherwin Rivers Ltd; The Remer Printing Works. As of January 2020 the Directors have no agreed terms in place but still seek to relocate [...]

By |2020-01-30T08:59:19+00:00January 29th, 2020|Categories: Business|Tags: |Comments Off on Sherwin Rivers – Director’s Relocation Statement

Festive Opening Times

Christmas Opening Hours... We have had an exceptional year here at Sherwin Rivers and we wish all of our clients and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Sherwin Rivers will close on Friday 20th December at 1:00pm and we will reopen on Thursday 2nd January 2020. From the Directors and Team at Sherwin Rivers we would like to thank all of our clients and suppliers for their continuous support and, once again, we look forward to further enhancing our relationships in 2020!

By |2019-12-11T15:45:37+00:00December 11th, 2019|Categories: Business, Christmas|Comments Off on Festive Opening Times

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