At Allegra Vancouver – False Creek we provide you with a wide range of commercial printing services; from traditional offset, to digital print, from black and white to full-colour, from small business cards and labels to wide format posters, banners and signs. We also offer you with pre-press staff to double check your work and provide you with proofs to ensure the best quality and customer satisfaction. And it does not matter if you are a small business or a large firm; no job is too large or too small for us.
Don’t underestimate the power of creative design. The right creative approach can pull it all together and make a difference in what gets noticed and what gets overlooked. We put imaginative ideas together for you. See what we have in mind with you in mind!
For us at Allegra False Creek, web design is far more than just designing something pretty, rather it involves careful planning and consideration around your target audience’s needs, your business goals and overall branding.
We believe in empowering our clients. If you want us to build you a website with a CMS (Content Management System) such as WordPress, we will gladly hand you all the tools needed to update and manage your site. These kinds of websites are ideal for blogs, product galleries, brochure sites, or eCommerce sites with shopping cart function. Or if you are the kind of person who would rather take care of business than maintaining a website – we offer full-service website management, as well.
We realize that your needs are unique and that no business is like another. For this reason we don’t have set prices, our websites are custom-built and designed to fit your specific needs. If you decide to work with us, we will sit down with you and develop a strategy that meets your overall vision and goal.
With the rapid growth of the smartphone and tablet market, it is important that your website delivers the same experience across all platforms; from traditional computer, to smaller laptop screens, tablets and mobile phones. What is the difference? Mobile sites are designed to fit a smaller screen and allow for finger-friendly interaction.
Did you know: 83% of consumers will spend more if they feel personally connected to a company – source Silverpop, an IBM company January 2015
Variable data and personalization refers to the customization of a marketing message so that it either identifies the specific prospect/customer or a closely associated demographic group. The intent is to make the message more meaningful to the recipient.
You know me! That’s what customers feel about personalization. Almost 40% of consumers will try a new business if your communications is more personal and in-tune with them. At Allegra, we understand and deploy communications that link customers and prospects through personalization, PURLS (personal URLs), GURLS (general URLs) and QR (quick response) codes.
Did you know: 90% of Canadians who own promotional outerwear, hats, drink ware and bags remember the advertiser – source ASI study March 2015
The promotional products industry is now a $20+ billion dollar global industry. Almost every major brand uses some sort of promotional product. The Canadian 2014 top 5 leaders are: writing instruments, shirts, bags, calendars and headwear.
I want that! That’s how consumers feel about gifts. Promotional products are memorable and effective. They are used as gifts, rewards and incentives for consumers and employees alike. Consumers say it’s one of the very few forms of advertising that they feel good about getting. Not only that, but they keep them as well, sometimes for years. The more useful product or the more special the moment, then the more likely it will be kept and displayed for all to see.
Sorting, storing, packaging and shipping of material can be a complex process. It doesn’t have to be.
We can manage this process for you. Our online order system will allow any of your locations to pick what they want when they want it. In addition, we will provide you with up to date reports on your inventory levels. In many cases, we can create, produce or procure the inventory materials for you. LEARN MORE
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Did you know: consumers consider signage as one of the most useful sources of immediate new product information.
What’s new in the neighbourhood? Big impressions for big results. Posters, banners, signs, window and wall graphics are one of the most effective, yet least expensive forms of advertising. This is a proven media that will provide you with long term results in your local market. It tells people your company has arrived. For consumers, the quality of the signage infers the quality of the company so advertise accordingly.
That’s why consumers read signs, posters, window graphics, etc. At Allegra, we can print your text and graphics on almost anything from window clings and floor graphics to metal and wood up to 2.5″ thick!
Did you know: almost 50% of consumers would prefer companies communicate with postal mail – Source: Marketing Sherpa February 2015
It starts with a name. It starts with a name. Direct mail is one of the most measurable marketing vehicles and is practiced by businesses of all sizes from start-ups to the Fortune 500, even the internet search companies’ use direct mail.
You can contact me anytime! That’s how consumers react to unobtrusive direct mail. Direct Mail is one of the few initial marketing approaches that are accepted by most prospects & customers. It does not intrude on customers, does not use up their resources and can be viewed on their schedule. Effective direct mail is all about the list, the offer, the graphics, the urgency, and the call to action. It’s also about ease of response. The Direct Marketing Association considers direct mail as the gateway to long term relationships with customers.
Did you know: 53% of total email opens occurred on mobile phones in 3Q 2014 – source Litmus January 2015
Email marketing is the low-cost way to supplement personal sales, advertising, traditional mail and other activities to stay in front of your customers and prospects both locally and globally.
Do I know you? That’s what consumers ask when they receive an email. The law in Canada is that companies must apply for and receive permission from contacts before sending email marketing to them. When this permission is given, then 70% of consumers want companies to email information to them. Source: Marketing Sherpa, February 2015
Did you know: viewers of a marketing video are 174% more likely to seek more information about the product viewed – Source: Marketing Sherpa February 2015
Research shows that nearly half the population learns visually. Given a choice between a full page of content and watching a 60 second explainer video, the video would win out every time. Not only that, but we retain more information when our brains are both verbally and visually stimulated.
Entertain me! That’s what videos are all about. A few years ago, it was stated that over 70% of internet users will watch online video – Source: Forrester Research 2012. In July of 2014, Demand Metric stated that 95% of marketers said the video was becoming far more important. Today 64% of marketers expect video to dominate their strategies in the near future – Source: Nielsen
Did you know: We design, implement and support custom web to print solutions for clients across North America and have been doing so for over 15 years.
Automated self-service is requested by more and more businesses as a means of reducing costs and improving customer contact. It is a growing global trend in efficient and effective order processing.
Click. Click. Done! Web to print solutions offer convenient and easy 24 hour 365 day self-service. They offer brand integrity, inventory control and detailed data reports. They allow your company to extend its reach around the world with immediate distributed marketing.