Turnaround Times

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04.07.2022 We are experiencing a seasonally very busy period and are currently working to our maximum turnaround times after proof approval. 

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Perfect Bound Books

  • PDF Proof = 3 working days
  • Printed Bound = 4 working days
  • Full order black and white printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off)

  • Full order colour printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off)

Booklets 

  • PDF Proof = 3 working days

  • Printed bound proof = 4 working days

  • Full order black and white printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off)

  • Full order colour printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off)

Hardback Books

  • PDF Proof = 3 working days

  • Printed bound proof = 7 working days

  • Full order black and white printing = 15-21 working days (after proof signed off)

  • Full order colour printing = 15-21 working days (after proof signed off)

Wire/Coil Bound Books

  • PDF Proof = 3 working days

  • Printed bound proof = 4 working days

  • Full order black and white printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off)

  • Full order colour printing = 7-10 working days (after proof signed off

Wiro Bound Hardback Books

  • PDF Proof = 3 working days

  • Printed bound proof = 7 working days

  • Full order black and white printing = 15-21 working days (after proof signed off)

  • Full order colour printing = 15-21 working days (after proof signed off)

Additional Services

We offer many additional services to help complete your book printing journey. However, this may result in an increased turnaround time.

Every order is unique to your specifics. Therefore, please contact our dedicated account managers for a breakdown of your expected turnaround time.

Increased turnaround times are relevant to the following services:

Unfortunately, we can't offer a fast track service. Sad, I know. But we're fair. Everyone is on the same schedule. Books are delivered the next working day to a mainland UK address through Parcelforce. Deliveries to Scotland and Northern Ireland take 3-4 working days. If you're going further abroad than that, then you're looking at a little longer. Get in touch for an estimate.

As annoying as import and custom charges are, unfortunately we can't help you out with those. You'll have to pay them on receipt of your books. (This only applies to delivery overseas by the way).

(Please note our Turnaround Times are estimates, please be aware these can be subject to change depending on the time of year)