About Us
Who are we?
​Bespoke print solutions for a challenging world
Bespoke print solutions for a challenging world.  It is not about us - it is about you.

The origins of SBL Print date back to 1825 with the forming of the company Speirs and Gledsdale.  The print company spent the next hundred years plus establishing itself as a major force in the local business community.  Feeling that they could offer more as a larger concern, in 1973, they merged with the bookbinding company Thomas Brakell in the early seventies to form Speirs Brakell Limited.  They supplied print and stationery to mainly chemical, medical, pharmaceutical and the insurance industries along with many other businesses.

In 2000 the company took a new direction looking to the new Millenium.  With a new management structure, investment and the introduction of digital print.  The company rebranded as SBL Print Limited in 2008 and flourishes today.

100% customer focused, we design and deliver quality print that far exceeds our customer expectations.  Bringing customer ideas to life - from conception to completion.  We understand the time sensitive world we live and work in.  With our print partners, we are able to supply pretty much anything print related.

As a long running print company, we have the knowledge and skill.  However, we continue to grow, so now we have numerous speciality services to cater to those looking for something more.

We pride ourselves on adding value to jobs, either by showing clients how to save money or by introducing them innovative solutions to help make their print stand out from the crowd.

We understand your need to be different - It is what keeps us going too!  Along with the everyday print products your business requires, we can provide you with that special something that can really catch the eye of your customer.

Tell us your ideas and we will give you the benefit of our experience and advice on how you can achieve your ideas within the constraints of your budget. With the latest technology, (and not so latest in some cases!) it may be easier than you think….

Put your trust and faith in our abilities - we will give you our honest opinion of what is best for you and not us - if an idea or timescale is unrealistic to achieve, we will advise you and offer alternative solutions.  We have been doing this print thing for some time so believe we know what we are talking about….

Not about us - it is about you

We understand your need to be different!
It is what keeps us going too!