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WH Forster (Printers) Limited is a family run business that was founded in 1889. We are a well-respected litho, web, screen, digital and large format printers based in the North East of England, providing our clients with the highest-quality printing at competitive prices.

Why choose us?
WH Forster (Printers) Limited aims to deliver consistently
high-quality results and total customer satisfaction within each project we undertake and work closely with the customer to achieve great results.

Our aim is to establish trust and recognition in our ability to deliver a good comprehensive service at a competitive price.

WH Forster (Printers) Limited has a number of related companies, SPD and Large Format UK based in Gateshead, Manorform and Impact Print & Design based in Sunderland and Datasupplies in Ryton which offer our customers a full complement of services including digital to thermographic to screen to litho and web etc. Our most recent acquisition Large Format UK has widened our capabilities to include the production of banners, portable exhibition systems, full colour livery and lenticular graphics.

Our Clients
We have a wide and varied customer base - ranging from government departments and local councils, design agencies,corporate clients, retail and manufacturing. Whatever your business needs, we have the skills and experience to find the right solution for you.

Flexibility
Whatever you require, we are here to help. We offer advice on the best printing method for your project, We have selected our plant, trained our staff and structured our business to meet even the most demanding schedule.

Quality Control
Total Quality Management reduces defects in the system to zero. We firmly believe this and practice it at on a daily basis. Quality is built in before the job starts.

We have successfully procured contracts with which we fully comply with the customer's own quality procedures and standards.

Environmental Statement

Materials
All spent chemicals and waste materials are collected and disposed of through authorised contractors. Usage of material that is not biodegradable is reduced to a minimum if a recognised substitute does not exist.

Energy
The Company's use of energy is regularly monitored and controlled to ensure efficient usage. Heat generated during the production process is circulated throughout the factory and augmented as required by modern space heaters. Electricity used for power and lighting is controlled through the use of appropriate modern fittings and installations. Main draws are timed to utilise off-peak supplies an regulated using power factor correction.

Noise
Production equipment, fitted with acoustic hoods where appropriate, is regularly maintained and monitored to ensure it operates within existing legislation and best workforce protection practices.

Paper
All our waste paper and cardboard is forwarded back into a recycling system to be converted back into use for new products.

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