We support our customers by recommending the best communications solutions to meet their objectives and budgets, we tailor our services to meet the unique needs of the University.
We are a self-funding service, all expenditure is funded by income generated and any surplus income is given to the University to fund key student services or projects.
We manage the University Print Services Framework and ensure the University procures print from suppliers that meet objectives including sustainability, quality, turnaround and value for money.
We regularly benchmark against a wide range of agencies and external print suppliers to ensure our services remain competitive.
We have developed a sustainability model to align with the University’s sustainability objectives.
We guide and inform our customers about sustainable print options and how to demonstrate a commitment to sustainability via printed materials.
Our activities include:
- All house stocks are from sustainable sources
- Use of recycled papers where requested
- Option to carbon balance paper through the World Land Trust (WLT)
- Option to carbon balance the print production process through the WLT
- Use of FSC and Carbon Balance logos on printed materials
- Sustainable packaging
Our sustainability model continuously reviews every product, material and process to ensure we are always making improvements to recycle, reuse, and lower our carbon footprint.