Penguin Ink Ltd
Penguin Ink is a Luxury Letterpress brand offering striking, simple design-led cards designed by Lizzie Parker and printed in the UK. Well known for our unique style, thick board and sustainable products we are excited to be exhibiting for at our third Spring Fair. With stockists all over the world, our blank cards appeal to those who appreciate quality products paired with beautiful design.
Last Spring we launched this lovely collection of correspondence cards made from 100% recycled card and made out of the off-cut paper from making our large square cards. This also means we can give yo ...
This lovely set of mugs were introduced at Spring Fair last year but actually launched in August. They have been so popular that we're about to have our third batch made after selling out twice. We ha ...
We have always done beautiful note card sets but this year we're bringing them to you as beautiful boxed sets. The box is also letterpress printed making them a real luxury gift. Sized that they can b ...
We're glad to announce we're making available 20 new coaster designs and soon we'll be adding placemats. Please get in touch if you'd like to know more.Â
Sustainability Role in overall company's strategic plansSustainablility helps shape all our decisions for the company from choosing what our products are made from to which suppliers we work with.Sustainability initiativesChanging our paper across our products to 100% recycled. Switching to paper tape and offering our cards plastic free with a paper sticker. We are also just launching this spring a product made from the offcuts of our cards meaning no paper is wasted.Pledges for the yearWe would like to go completely plastic free on all our cards only offering plastic wrapping at an additional cost.Sustainable ProductsLuxury Wildcard letterpress cardsAll our wildcards are made from 100% recycled card with a 100% recycled envelope and offered naked.Lettepress Correspondence cardsOur beautiful new correspondence cards are made using the offcuts from our wildcards and are packaged in glassline packaging so it’s plastic free. These also come with 100% recycled envelopes.Little notesWe’ll be launching brand new designs into this collection this spring which are all printed on 100% recycled card with 100% recycled envelopes and offered plastic free / naked with a low tack plastic free sticker to hold the card and envelope together.AT THE FAIRNEW TO THE FAIRSocial equity at your companyWe are a very small company so our small workforce work in our lovely studio in Bristol or we also offer flexibable working from home. We pay above the standard living wage and work together like friends and family including social engagements.PackagingOur packaging is plastic freeOur packaging is compostableWe are in the process of making our packaging plastic freeMaterialsWe have products made from recycled materialsOur products are made from upcycled materialsOur products are plastic freeWe have products made from sustainability sourced raw materials100% recycled envelopes, card, boxes and paper. Paper tape, glassine. Our coasters are made using sustainably sourced wood.Ethical ConsiderationsFair wages are paid to the people who make our productsOur products are made by people employed in good working conditionsWe have mapped our entire supply chainWe challenge our suppliers to report any ethical issues they identifyWithin the workplace where our products are made there is commitment to Non-Discrimination Gender Equality and Freedom of AssociationAll our products are made within the UK by small businesses and we work closely with them to make luxury products that we’re all proud of.Enviromental ImpactOur products are created to help consumers try and reduce their carbon footprintWe consider the environmental impact when creating our productsSome of the processes we use to manufacture products are energy efficientSome of the processes we use to manufacture products are water efficientOur form of printing is waterless and there is very little ink wastage. We offer our cards naked to help our consumers reduce their use of single use plastic.