Facts and figures

In 1999, the success story which continues to this day began with a small local printing company. Now over 700 dedicated employees and many years of experience are the foundations of one of the largest online printing companies in Europe.
SAXOPRINT - Your partner for business, advertising and exhibitions

With a real passion for printing, we offer our customers a focused product range. From business stationery such as business cards and letterheads, through to brochures, flyers, folded leaflets with premium finishing, and advertising technology such as roll-ups, tarpaulins and exhibition counters. With the very latest equipment and our skilled employees, we guarantee professional print products with exceptional quality at fair prices. As a rapidly growing company, we are constantly optimising and expanding our print services, so you and your customers have everything you need for your business, advertising and exhibition requirements.


Facts at a glance

Employees > 700
Size 21,000 m2
Markets United Kingdom
  The Netherlands
Orders > 4,000 per day

We have one of the most modern technology plants in the global printing industry at our disposal.

Company history



Inspiring Creativity

  • SAXOPRINT® holds The Great British Postcard Competition (#TGBPC), with John Lydon as head judge, in partnership with The Big Issue and the University of Arts, London
  • Launch of over 150 new products in the Promotional Products range
  • Dutch and Belgian online shops open



The new generation of packaging printing

  • Launch of SAXOPRINT® Easy Box, a bespoke packaging solution with more than 1 billion variations
  • Introdution of Overnight Delivery, allowing you to recieve your print jobs even faster



Innovative products, creative partnerships

  • In cooperation with the WWF in France, Saxoprint holds a creative design contest. The winner will be displayed at the Paris Climate Change Conference
  • Introduction of SAXOPRINT® pro design, an innovative Add-on for Adobe InDesign with fast and easy access to all print templates
  • SAXOPRINT® partners with the Design Museum, London as official print partner



SAXOPRINT continues to grow

  • Production area expanded to over 18,000 m2
  • Climate-neutral printing and dispatch through collaborations with ClimatePartner and DPD
  • Italian online shop opens



Investment in equipment, employees and the environment

  • Investment of over €20 million in new equipment, more efficient production processes and new employees
  • SAXOPRINT brand is relaunched
  • SAXOPRINT becomes an FSC®-certified online printing company and continues to expand its commitment to becoming an environmentally friendly printing company



SAXOPRINT joins the CEWE Group

  • SAXOPRINT becomes an independent subsidiary of CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA
  • Our online presence is expanded with a new blog containing helpful articles about printing and design



New print capacities

  • The first Heidelberg Speedmaster printing machines are installed and launched into operation
  • First dual-language online shop opens in Switzerland



10 years of SAXOPRINT

  • Our online shop is redesigned with extensive functional improvements
  • We celebrate 10 years of operation with an online scavenger hunt, with 100,000 participants
  • We address our target group of agencies and resellers more closely with a specially designed reseller strategy for our business customers



SAXOPRINT as an international online printing company

  • Established as an international online printing company with country-specific online shops
  • New sales markets open in France, Austria and Spain
  • We improve our renowned service quality with individual training on conversational skills and product specifications



New employees and production areas

  • Operating space is further expanded to 10,000 m2 in our current building complex
  • Over 300 jobs created
  • First international online shop opens for United Kingdom



Start of the Online Print Shop

  • Launch of the online shop  “meindruckportal.de”  - our print products can now be ordered nationwide in Germany
  • First expansion of our production capacities



SAXOPRINT is established

  • SAXOPRINT started as small local digital and offset printing company with 22 employes