Welcome to print.coop, the ink-on-paper pages from specialist printing and design co-operative, Calverts. We produce high quality, economical and sustainable, commercial print. We're experts in the latest and best litho and digital printing technology, as well as traditional craft applications. We know almost every commodity grade or 'designer' FSC® or recycled paper on the market, and can tell you about the most cost effective formats.

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9-10 The Oval
Bethnal Green
London E2 9DT
T +44 (0)20 7739 1474
info@calverts.coop

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History

Calverts North Star Press

Calverts is a communications design and printing company, based in Bethnal Green.

Founded in 1977, it is a worker co-operative with 12 members. The firm’s assets are owned in common by the workforce, who are paid equally. All members participate in strategic management, and profits are reinvested in the co-operative or used for community aims.

Calverts specialises in branding, publications and sustainable print. It produces high quality literature for corporate, community, government and arts organisations such as the British Museum, Tate, Arup, 3i, and the Royal College of Arts.

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Clients say

Co-op Love

"We have never found a supplier so communicative and willing to work in a collaborative way to get the best possible result.
They really understand the environmental and social impact of all the processes they use, and are good at helping us find the most economical and sustainable way to produce work.”
Nat Hunter, Airside

"Calverts are the creative team I'd pick anytime, out of all the agencies I worked with. They have the skill of actually listening to a client and offering practical, high-quality solutions which somehow always fit in with deadlines.”
Suzanne Kendler, CFDG

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Monthly Archives: September 2009

Sustainable Cigarette Papers?

A smoking colleague drew our attention to this innovation – Forest Stewardship council (FSC) certified liquorice rolling papers. Glad to
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Tate St Ives

Calverts has been chosen to print and finish a catalogue for Tate St Ives, to accompany the exhibition 'The Dark
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British Museum

When the British Museum wanted to produce a programme of the upcoming Revolution on Paper exhibition they approached Calverts.
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Wet Black Greyboard

Hot off the press and very very wet, these are simple cards for Jess Tully at Studioilse, to market their
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Celebrating FSC® Friday

25th September is FSC® Friday. Along with other Forest Stewardship Council® people, we're celebrating and promoting the nearest thing we
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Solar powered press

In 1882 Abel Pifre demonstrated his solar powered printing press at a meeting of the Union Francaise de la
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The Galapagos Trust

Just delivered a beautiful postcard set for The Galapagos Trust. Printed in mineral oil-free CMYK inks on Revive Uncoated 325gsm
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