Company overview

For over 75 years Tainui Press Design & Print has serviced the printing and digital design needs of local businesses, thoroughbred and racing industry. Originating in Tainui Street from where it gained its name, moving as new owners and growth required, to its modern new premises at 7 Short Street Matamata.

Owned and operated by Dale and Sheryl Ertel since September1998, when they purchased the company as INL divided the Matamata Chronicle and its commercial printing arm Tainui Press.

Recognising the need to keep up with the incredible advances in printing technology they have invested heavily in top end computerised design, digital and offset printing.

Maximizing technology such as the Internet has allowed Tainui Press Design & Print to reduce or eliminate the distance between businesses, opening up our services to a wider market throughout New Zealand.

Being long term full members of PrintNZ allows us to constantly measure our standards, procedures and professional attitudes in a competitive printing industry. This association also ensures we remain at the forefront of the technological and industry trends.

To get the best out of this technology Tainui Press Design & Print understood the importance of employing and training local talent. This has seen Tainui Press Design & Print proudly produce two of the NZ Printing Industries “Graphic Design/Pre-press Apprentice’s of the year” during their ownership. The first time a New Zealand printing company has produced two national winners in the same branch of the industry. Tainui Press Design & Print continues its policy to train successful apprentices.

Handily placed in the middle of the Waikato’s lush dairy industry and strong thoroughbred breeding and racing industries. Tainui Press Design & Print provide printing related services to a broad variety of businesses not restricted to the local region, but throughout New Zealand.

Employing its own in-house design team ensures that each project can be monitored from conception, through production to delivery.

Where projects are too large or not our specialty, Tainui Press Design & Print have associations with some of the best printers and finishers in New Zealand ensuring that we can remain competitive and provide professional management for the entire project on your behalf.

So if you are needing any design and or printing, whether its advertising design to go in New Zealand or Australian newspapers or glossy magazines to designing and printing banners, posters, sales brochures to bum stickers, business cards, letterheads, duplicate or triplicate docket books, invoices, statement paper, brochures, fliers, and any other need not mentioned here. Whether you require short run, medium run or large run print jobs, come see the team that really know their stuff.