Envelope Printing

The largest share of the envelopes we produce are printed for customer’s specific requirements and we have a wide range of print capabilities to meet the needs of customers’ print requirements.

From simple 1 colour designs to high quality 4 colour process images our capabilities allow us to help you decide the most effective and competitive format to achieve the quality you want.

Flexo Printing

  • 1 colour to 3 colour Flexo print
  • High run speeds to achieve competitive costs
  • Environmentally friendly water-based inks
  • Fast turnaround from sign off


Our comprehensive range of reel-fed envelope machines is the most efficient way to manufacture and print envelopes. It balances high-speed production with high quality 1-3 colour flexo printing and short, responsive lead-times.

  • Upto 3 spot colours outside PLUS a printed security opaque on all sizes manufactured.
  • Flexo printing is the ideal and cost effective printing method for medium to high volumes.

Litho Printing

  • 1 colour to 4 colour Litho print
  • 20 jet-press Litho overprinting machines within the UK
  • Streamlined process to ensure tight delivery schedules are met


Litho printing is used for printing high quality and close register images. Heritage Envelopes have litho overprinting jet-presses capable of producing complex 1 to 4 colour process images quickly and efficiently. It is ideal for short and long runs that require the highest quality finish to your print. We can also convert pre-printed litho reels in to finished envelopes offering customers a complete printing service.

Pro-Flex Printing

  • Up to 8 spot colour Flexo print
  • 4 colour process Flexo print
  • 100% coverage with full bleed


If you have close-register multi-coloured printed images featured in your design then we can still flexo most jobs by using our Pro-flex method. This latest flexo technology attracts the benefits of cost effective printing with complex images offering 4 colour process printed designs or total 100% coverage solid colours showing depth and consistency across the entire surface.

Reel-fed Litho Printing

  • High quality 4 colour process Litho print
  • High speed reel-fed conversion
  • 100% coverage with full bleed


Heritage Envelopes have developed a solution to combine the ultimate in print quality with high-speed reel-fed envelope manufacturing. Litho print quality is often only achievable by overprinting finished envelopes using litho presses or by converting pre-printed sheets by die-cutting and converting blanks. Heritage Envelopes are one of the only companies in the UK who can convert pre-printed litho reels in to finished envelopes which means customers can benefit from the most efficient reel-fed envelope production whilst producing complex, high impact colour images and designs.