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Digital Packaging

Create affordable, fast and personalised short-run packaging on Xerox devices.

Bespoke Printed Packaging

Reduce single-use plastic and wow clients with profitable variable-printed packaging.

Benefits of Digital Packaging

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Expanding Into Digital Packaging

Digital packaging is ideal for those seeking a fully integrated, inline digital solution, to make short-run packaging effective, affordable, and fast.

Xerox Automated Packaging Solutions for the Xerox iGen family, for example, have access to vibrant digital inkjet colour (even on porous corrugated containerboard), producing rich graphics and hard-to-produce greyscales. With digital packaging, you can enhance your customer partnership and maximise the profitability of your company.

This specialisation not only provides maximum flexibility when responding to your customers’ requirements but also gives you the ability to outpace the competition.

  • Innovative packaging designs through digital technology

  • Pioneering business opportunities, ahead of your competition

  • New production possibilities with your market-leading solutions

  • Ability to print multiple versions in a single job

  • Variable data printing options

  • Opportunity to print prototypes

  • Capacity for rapid job changeover

We have offices in Cambridge, Snetterton (Norfolk) and Framlingham (Suffolk). Our helpdesk is in Cambridge and our analysts across East Anglia can travel to you when needed.  Increasingly, remote fixes can be performed in minutes.

Yes. All our pre-loved printers and MFPs go through a Xerox Field Turnaround Process. Learn more on our dedicated page. 

  • Meet brand owner demands. Costs and lead times are dramatically reduced while speed to market is increased with print-on-demand workflow. Faster lead times reduce inventory costs and waste.

  • Improved workflow. Improve the efficiency of your business with an inline digital print packinging solution. Enhance your capacity and productivity with an automated solution designed for quick changeovers.

  • High quality. Benefit from exceptional print quality and accuracy and create packaging that suits the shape and delicacy of your product, keeping the item in perfect condition until it reaches the consumer.

  • Personalised/target marketing. Digital packaging solutions offer the flexibility to tailor packaging and marketing to suit customer needs. Create unique packaging with variable text, consecutive numbering, and barcoding, or choose to include multiple languages. Additionally, select specific colours, images, and logos – all interchangeable at the touch of a button.

  • More interactive packaging. Include features on the packaging that increase customer interaction with the product, like QR codes and NFC tags.

  • Digitally print onto various materials and differently-shaped objects. Flexibility to print onto a vast array of packaging provides opportunities for high-impact branding, minimal inventory, superb quality, and easy customisation and personalisation.

  • Maximise supply chain efficiency.

  • Manage increasing number of Stock Keeping Units (SKUs).

First Copy has been a trusted provider of digital print and associated Managed Print Services for more than three decades.

We have the knowledge, experience and portfolio to support you with professional print devices, solutions and services.

We pride ourselves on the fact that you can speak to the same person more than once and get to know our team.

The technical team continue to provide support in the field and at the end of the phone (or email) local to you. Our help desk offers remote support and regularly beats its targets for resolving issues on the spot. Should your enquiry require further investigation, our team are trusted to despatch the call to Xerox themselves, without another call centre. Most of our competitors cannot offer the same. 

Our priority is our customer relationships and our goal is to build partnerships. By listening to you, we can spot the places that new and proactive technologies could improve your flexibility, productivity and even wellbeing (e.g. touchless printing solutions). This holds true regardless of whether your working environment has changed through the coronavirus pandemic, perhaps becoming more hybrid and digital-first, and encompassing home printing.

Xerox Case Study for short run digital printing and automated packaging solution

Esmark Finch –

“Creating and nurturing relationships with your customers is a critical part of growing a successful business, especially during these times of global markets and automation and innovation.”– John Mullane, CEO

With the use of digital printing, Esmark Finch can tailor the packaging of their products to suit their target audience in order to strengthen customer relationships.

Visit our own case studies page to find a number of examples of customers successfully using commercial and professional print solutions.

Why consider Digitally Printed Packaging?

Learn more about how digital print supports your business and its policies via the tiles below.

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Automatic Consumables

Simplify the management of your printer fleet with automated toner deliveries.

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Security and Compliance

Well-managed printers and MFPs can close vulnerabilities in your print network.

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Sustainability

Cut wasted paper, energy consumption and your carbon footprint with MPS.

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IT Integration

Seamless integration between Managed Services, infrastructure and software solutions.

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