CMYUK Launches New Safer Spaces Range


An inspiring range of safeguarding products & specialist materials designed to jump-start the UK wide-format digital print industry back to work

CMYUK has launched its Safer Spaces range, a collection of specialist products and materials designed to help jump-start the UK’s digital wide-format sector back to work.

As the country eases into a new normal, the safety of employees, customers and the general public is the primary focus, with social distancing set to become routine for the foreseeable future. The UK’s wide-format digital printing industry is crucial to help guide, explain and facilitate these new and shifting rules of engagement.

The CMYUK Safer Spaces range provides Print Service Providers with solutions that they in turn can offer their customers to help them navigate their businesses through these unprecedented times.

The range includes a wide variety of printable floor materials, vinyls and laminates for both indoor and outdoor use. Compatible with UV, Latex, Solvent and Eco-solvent inks, materials available cover the whole gamut of floor composition including carpeting, cement, pavements and much more.

In addition to floor graphics, CMYUK also has a strong floor tape collection available in a variety of colours, chevrons and different finishes for line marking and anti-slip applications.

CMYUK Safer Spaces range has several anti-bacterial materials and textiles within its provision, which are highly suited for floors, counters, light-boxes as well as the bespoke manufacture of face/mouth masks.

There is also the option of PONGS ready-to-wear, reusable community grade mouth/nose masks. Made from dual-layer pure cotton, these can withstand 100 industrial washes at near-boiling temperatures. They can be custom printed and are available in both adult and children’s sizes.

Full length, cotton, protective healthcare gowns are also available. These feature an outer PU coating for a non-permeable, waterproof barrier that is anti-viral, sterilisation safe and reusable. Gowns can withstand approximately 100 industrial washes and come in one-size-fits-all, white.

The Safer Spaces range includes materials and textiles for soft signage applications including barrier sleeves, textile space dividers and curtains as well as indoor and outdoor displays.

“CMYUK’s Safer Spaces collection offers safeguarding strategies that protect our customers’ customers. It also provides an applications inspiration to jump-start our industry back to work with materials available for every solution,” said CMYUK Group Director, Robin East. “We are doing everything we can to help our customers in these highly uncertain times.”