Best ID Card Printers for 2021

We review what’s on the market and which plastic card printer is right for your needs and pocket The world of ID Card printers can be a confusing one. With so many manufacturers and models available, it can be difficult to decide which plastic card printer is right for you. We take a look at … Continue reading Best ID Card Printers for 2021

Spotlight on … Bar Tab Cards

After a very long and very tough 4-month lockdown, bars, restaurants and hospitality venues across the UK are finally throwing open their doors to the public once again. At the top of everyone’s agenda is safety, and a lot of time, effort and money has been invested by those in the hospitality industries to get … Continue reading Spotlight on … Bar Tab Cards

How does the new Pronto100 Card Printer differ from the Pronto?

Magicard have just released a new version of their best-selling entry-level card printer onto the market – we look at what’s changed. In April 2021 we welcomed the Pronto100: the new and improved version of the well-known Pronto, an ID card printer that’s been around for many years and is well known for its reliability … Continue reading How does the new Pronto100 Card Printer differ from the Pronto?

The Global Chip Shortage & how it affects your RFID cards

If you have a card project coming up that requires RFID chips like MIFARE or DESFire, the advice is to move early while stocks are still good and before prices rise Earlier today (18th March 21), Samsung warned of a deepening crisis regarding the availability of semiconductor chips. The shortage has been well documented over … Continue reading The Global Chip Shortage & how it affects your RFID cards

Why you should consider adding QR codes onto your Golf Membership Cards

QR codes are proving to be invaluable at reducing touchpoints across hospitality venues – and can do the same at your golf club The announcement that golf courses are allowed to open again in Scotland & Wales with England due to follow on 29th of March is the news we’ve all been waiting for. As … Continue reading Why you should consider adding QR codes onto your Golf Membership Cards

The QR code is dead. Long live the QR code.

The QR code is enjoying a heyday – despite being consigned to the marketing rubbish pile a number of years back Over the last few months, we’ve all got used to seeing those little black and white squares on posters and products everywhere. The NHS track and trace ‘register your contact details’ posters have almost … Continue reading The QR code is dead. Long live the QR code.

Colour Lanyards: a simple & cost-effective way to identify school bubbles

With schools finally returning after a long few months, a new set of challenges are being faced by many education staff. Incorporating COVID testing is arguably the biggest challenge, along with considering longer days and staggered starts. One priority that hasn’t changed is the need to keep children and staff in small groups or ‘bubbles’ … Continue reading Colour Lanyards: a simple & cost-effective way to identify school bubbles

The new HID Fargo INK1000 ID Card Printer: should it be on your shortlist?

The new HID Fargo INK1000 Inkjet Card Printer is being hailed as a game changer in the industry. We look at what makes it different and whether it lives up to the hype It’s not often an ID Card Printer comes into the industry and shakes things up a bit, but the HID Fargo INK … Continue reading The new HID Fargo INK1000 ID Card Printer: should it be on your shortlist?

Antimicrobial ID Card Holders containing Biomaster proven to be effective against COVID-19

We know that antimicrobial products help prevent the spread of germs and bacteria, but are they actually effective against COVID-19? Until recently, it has been impossible for the manufacturers of antimicrobial additives to answer this question, because only government laboratories were licenced to handle the SARS-CoV-virus (the virus that causes Covid-19) due to the virility … Continue reading Antimicrobial ID Card Holders containing Biomaster proven to be effective against COVID-19

Win a ‘Protect Pack’ worth over £110

It’s Competition Time! We’ve gathered together a load of products to help your people feel safer around the workplace. Because we’ve all got enough to think about without worrying about how we open a door safely. Antimicrobial products help prevent the spread of germs and viruses by creating a continuously self cleaning surface, giving you … Continue reading Win a ‘Protect Pack’ worth over £110