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
From colour coded ID cards for each ‘bubble’ to Staff Cards outlining COVID-19 guidelines, we look at a few ways you can put your plastic card printer to good use If you already print ID cards for Staff and Students using your own ID card printer, you may be looking at a new approach for … Continue reading Schools – some ideas to get the most out of your ID Card Printer
And can it help protect your workforce against COVID-19? Antimicrobial workplace products like antimicrobial card holders, antimicrobial lanyards, antimicrobial paper and even antimicrobial uniforms didn’t enter the marketplace as a result of COVID-19. Many products have been around for years and are particularly employed in the health industries. However in the current pandemic, they’ve had … Continue reading What does Antimicrobial actually mean?
Fed up of winter? Banish the blues (and greys and dark greens) with our new collection of brightly coloured ID Card Holders and Lanyards. They might not bring sunshine into your life in the way a holiday to Barbados would, but the bright spring colours are bound to cheer your surroundings up a bit. Choose … Continue reading New collection of card holders and lanyards for Spring
School custom lanyards don’t just aid security in terms of identification, they can also help to unite pupils and students by promoting a sense of belonging. If you’ve been tasked with re-stocking the shelves with school lanyards, don’t just default to the standard ones before you’ve considered the benefits of custom designed. School custom lanyards … Continue reading School custom lanyards boost school spirit
Family-friendly festivals are more popular than ever. From one-day music festivals like the Underage Festival in London to quirky weekend creativity spectaculars like the Just So Festival in Cheshire, our children are getting bitten by the festival bug early. But as the festivals get bigger and more popular, the chances of parents becoming separated from their … Continue reading Child ID cards: a new fixture at family festivals?
Everybody wants access to the VIP area at an event or a festival, which means they’ll try various ways to gain entry. Especially if there’s free food and drink up for grabs. Here are a few tips to help keep your VIP areas just for VIPs … Give VIPs their own event pass Have VIP … Continue reading Keep your VIP area for VIPs only
We have had a lot of interest in our custom badge reels recently. The majority of our customers use them for company branding – choosing to have their logo printed in full colour in the domed space. These then tend to be given to staff as holders for their access control card: they’re retractable which … Continue reading Custom badge reels: internal branding or promotional gift?
What’s best to hold your ID card or access control card or fob: badge reels, lanyards or a combination of both? It really depends on what you need it to do, and how you’ll use what’s attached. Access control card, fob or token? Retractable badge reels are ideal for presenting cards, key fobs or tokens … Continue reading Badge reels, lanyard or both?
Are you and your employees still using keys in your business premises? If so, how confident are you that your assets are being protected effectively, 24 hours a day? Introducing an electronic access control system and supplying your staff with access control cards will increase security in your building and protect your employees and your … Continue reading The benefits of access control cards over keys