Technical Info

This page contains the information you need to send us digital artwork files and also provides answers to some other typical customer questions.

Click on a question to go straight to the answer, or scroll down the page to browse at your leisure.

* What file formats do you accept?

We accept files in most popular formats including:

Quark Xpress; Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Photoshop; Adobe Pagemaker; Adobe InDesign; Macromedia Freehand; Microsoft Word, PDF, EPS,Power Point, Publisher,Excel.

If you are unsure, please call or email us first.


* How can I send files to you?

You can send files by:

Email as an ‘attachment’ –

FTP:- Details on Request

Alternatively, you can provide a CD,DVD,Memory Stick,(USB) Memory Cards


* How quickly can you print my job?

Every job is turned round as quickly as possible, but it depends upon the specification and your particular requirements. We are often asked to do ‘rush jobs’, so give us a call – you may be pleasantly surprised!


* How far do you deliver?

Delivery to all areas within the UK can easily be arranged to suit customer requirements.


* What finishing services do you provide?

Our extensive in-house facilities include: Folding; Stitching; Die-cutting, Blind embossing; Foiling; Numbering; Creasing; Perforating and Drilling.


* What kind of work do you print?

Our Colour Division produces brochures, leaflets, reports and accounts, calendars, short-run magazine work and sports programmes for major events.

Our Small Offset Division caters for anything from business cards, letterheads, multi-part sets, pads, books and menus etc.


* Do you print Wedding Stationery?

Buchanan McPherson are main agents for the Wedding Stationery specialists. However, if you are looking something unique it can be produced to special order by Buchanan McPherson.