Grant award helps print­ers cre­ate job and in­crease its com­pany’s pro­duc­tion

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Business Telegraph -

A Peter­bor­ough-based print and dis­play com­pany is set to ex­pand its op­er­a­tions. with help from a grant from the Greater Cam­bridge Greater Peter­bor­ough LEP. GH Dis­play, based in Wer­ring­ton, has just se­cured a £3,000 grant from the Greater Cam­bridge Greater Peter­bor­ough LEP to help the firm buy a spe­cial­ist printer cost­ing more than £17,000. The new printer will en­able the firm to print on a broader range of ma­te­ri­als, in­clud­ing fab­ric dis­plays, that will en­able them to in­crease pro­duc­tiv­ity. And it is look­ing to re­cruit an ex­tra print tech­ni­cian as or­ders in­crease. John Hod­son, man­ag­ing di­rec­tor of GH Dis­play, said: “The grant has given us the op­por­tu­nity to in­vest in our print­ing tech­nol­ogy, al­low­ing us to widen our ser­vices, in­crease our pro­duc­tiv­ity and sup­ply our cus­tomers with flaw­less, high qual­ity graph­ics. “In the first month of hav­ing the new printer we have seen a huge im­prove­ment in our pro­duc­tion times as well as a re­duc­tion in ink costs.” Neil Dar­win, chief ex­ec­u­tive of the Greater Cam­bridge Greater Peter­bor­ough LEP, said: “Help­ing SMEs se­cure the fund­ing they need to grow also helps cre­ate new jobs. “The grant will en­able GH Dis­play to be­come more com­pet­i­tive within its mar­ket.”

One of the dis­plays put to­gether by GH Dis­play.

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