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Tips and Ideas to Grow Your Business
These Tips and Ideas have been designed to outline the amazing opportunities available within our industry for you, our valued customers and partners. We invite you to share with us and your colleagues within the trade, your tips and ideas along with any suggestions you may have. Please contact us to share your tips and ideas.
Best Regards, The team at Target Transfers and Groupe Stahls.
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Opportunities are all around you, airports, music venues and museums.

28. Get in line! Opportunities are all around you, airports, music venues and museums.

Elasticated queue post ribbon is all around us.
Take a note pad out with you next time you leave the office or shop and start your own opportunity list.
Find a museum near you.


The quickest growing sport the UK needs your skills.

27. On your bike! The quickest growing sport the UK needs your skills.

Try our custom printed Elastika transfers or use CAD-CUT® stretchable Premium Plus, both design specifically for Lycra® and Spandex.
Find a club near you!


Personalised school pencil cases.

26. Top of the class! Personalised school pencil cases.

Ideal for fund raising for schools, great for personalising with pupils names or form groups and easy to do.


Add on sales are in abundance in the cooler months.

25. Snug! Add on sales are in abundance in the cooler months.

Scarves are in and you are in luck, tie up a glove and scarf package and double the value of each jacket order you take.
Try Flock or SportsFilm Extra™ .


Who doesn

24. Toasty! Who doesn't need a pair of gloves when it gets cold.

Exactly, everyone does. Small logos work best and use very little material, make some for your staff and start showing your customers.
Try Flock or SportsFilm Extra™ .


Upsell in the rainy season by offering umbrellas.

23. Cover Up! Upsell in the rainy season by offering umbrellas.

Car dealerships, golf clubs and restaurants all benefit from branded umbrellas.
Find a golf course near you with Click Here


Double your order book by decorating high top shoes.

22. High tops come in pairs! Double your order book by decorating high top shoes.

Ideal for fashion brands, sporting events and youth groups, full or single colour will add instant apeal.
Fuse in house with interchangeable platens or let us apply for you.


Enhance store packaging and promotional pieces with a glitter or sparkle finish.

21. Retail therapy! Enhance store packaging and promotional pieces with a glitter or sparkle finish.

A single coloured design in a specialty finish can enhance any design, choose CAD-CUT® Glitter if you wish to manufacture yourself.
Alternatively contact us with your enquiry to discuss your options.


Choose bright greens and oranges to highlight first aid kits.

20. Safety first! Choose bright greens and oranges to highlight first aid kits.

Name, number and identify items quickly and efficiently with transfers.
Choose CAD-CUT® and decorate in house, for large volumes and intricate designs try our custom transfer service.


Increase each and every sale by simply offering tote, back packs and record bags.

19. It's in the bag! Increase each and every sale by simply offering tote, back packs and record bags.

Bags use much less material than clothing but can increase your sales and in turn your margin.

Choose Your Bag and decorate with any of our CAD-CUT® Materials


Hi visibility jackets with CAD-CUT® EconoReflex guarantee that every child can be seen.

18. Keep them safe this Autumn! Hi visibility jackets with CAD-CUT® EconoReflex guarantee that every child can be seen.

As the nights close in so does the danger of not being seen!
Choose HVW100CH Yoko Children’s Hi-Vis Waistcoat and decorate with CAD-CUT® EconoReflex Hi Visibility textile vinyl for the ultimate reflective result. Conforms to EN471.

Any schools near you? Try! http://www.schoolswebdirectory.co.uk


Now is the time to drop those leaflets through doors in your area.

17. Print and Cut name labels! Now is the time to drop those leaflets through doors in your area.

The kids are off, mums are snapping up next years uniform before the shops run low. Now is the time to let them know that you have the ability to offer a quick turnaround service using your Print and Cut media. An ideal size is 50 x 12mm so you should yield approximately 900 individual labels per metre, quick to print and weed!
For volume orders on school badges try our custom print service. http://www.targettransfers.com/custom/ Any schools near you?
Try! http://www.schoolswebdirectory.co.uk


A simple logo and a white CAD-CUT® Premium Rectangle is idea for mum to write the littles ones name.

16. School Bags! A simple logo and a white CAD-CUT® Premium Rectangle is idea for mum to write the littles ones name.

On average there is more than two hundred primary school children in each and every school all carrying identical school book bags. A massive opportunity directly for your business, or for you to supply the local school uniform stockist!
Any schools near you?
Try! http://www.schoolswebdirectory.co.uk


Get into colour!

15. Create Instant Appeal. Get into colour!

Combine your customer’s photo with text, using your computer, and output it to your printer using instant transfer paper. This full-colour, one-step heat application applies in seconds and you can even print onto darks and highly stretchable fabrics. Ideal for schools, clubs and special events.


14. Add memorable dates or names and contact details using pre-cut or CAD-CUT® lettering

Suggest adding your customer's phone number and website name to each garment, increasing the benefit they get from the garment, and the money that you can make!


Contact your local club today!

13. Girls just want to have fun! Contact your local club today!

With seven positional die cut prints in each pack and with two sizes to choose from 15cm and 20cm in 12 colours and priced from under £7 and £9 respectively it’s game on.
Call us now on +44(0)1376 326351 between the hours of 9am and 5.30pm GMT or email us to order your Netball sets today. Hockey set also available.


Don’t forget to put your business name and contact details inside the neck of every garment you make!

12. Don’t let them forget you! Don’t forget to put your business name and contact details inside the neck of every garment you make!

This is missed by so many but can be such a powerful reminder to the wearer and others that ask where the item was obtained. Cut or Print and Cut transfers to produce small 40x20mm labels and fuse them into the kneck of every shirt. Think of it as a very durable business card that will go on working for you long after the initial sale. Use CAD-CUT® Econofilm2 and Premium Plus for tshirts and sweatshirts, for jackets kit bags and tent bags use CAD-CUT® Premium Plus Subli Stopand CAD-CUT® Premium Plus Nylon.  For volumes of over 250 try our Custom Transfer service


Contact your local troop today!

11. With nearly every town and village running a Beaver, Cub, Scout, Rainbows, Brownie or Guide troop the next sale is never far away! Contact your local troop today!

Try! http://scouts.org.uk/

Most scouting logos are one or two colours and are very simple in shape and design so perfect for cutting and weeding.
In the true spirit of scouting all troops undertake special trips, go camping, do fundraising and are always looking to promote the event or produce product to sell at events to raise funds for the community or for that leaky roof.
Use CAD-CUT® Econofilm and Premium for tshirts and sweatshirts, for jackets kit bags and tent bags use Cad Colour Solutions® and CAD-CUT® Premium Plus Nylon.


It’s not who you know it’s who knows you.

10. Tell people what you do, blow your own trumpet! It’s not who you know it’s who knows you.

Print a sample shirt with the words, T-Shirts Printed Here and place it in your window, alternatively print a t-shirt with your services, your phone number and your web address and wear your name with pride when ever and where ever you can. Give friends and family free shirts and get your name out there. You will be amazed how quickly people respond. Use Inkjet or Laser paper for multi colour designs and CAD-CUT® material for those large telephone numbers.


What’s on in your neighbourhood?

9. Take your Heat Press to events with an assortment of Pre-Cut Letters & Numbers! What’s on in your neighbourhood?

Use Sprint Clam with auto Release and  CAD-CUT® Material and produce a garment for instant profit.


Give them a free cap with their logo on it.

8. Give a free sample to a potential customer who is not expecting it! Give them a free cap with their logo on it.

Try! http://www.enjoyengland.com/attractions/

Use Sprint Clam with auto Realease and  CAD-CUT® Material and produce a cap at very little cost. Give the cap with a price break down for bulk and watch those orders roll in!


Are you near a tourist spot or attraction?

7. Beach towels, tshirts, deck chairs for the local seaside shop! Are you near a tourist spot or attraction?

Try! http://www.enjoyengland.com/attractions/

Use CAD-CUT® PromoFlock , Sparkle and Fluorescent Coloured, metallic’s collectables and memento’s.
To busy to print them yourself! As about our Custom Print Service!


Maximise the opportunity.

6. When customising sports and leisure wear, ask whether your customer would like caps, tracksuits and bags! Maximise the opportunity.

Use CAD-CUT® EconoFilm Fashion , Effect and Glitter materials for dance troops, metallic’s for pubs teams and Premium for sports kits.
To busy to print them yourself! As about our Custom Print Service!


Even one piece can make you money.

5. With heat printing, you can profit from any size order! Even one piece can make you money.

Explore CAD-CUT® Materials , Media Papers , both ideal tools for one piece profitable orders!


Any pubs near you?

4. Brand Pub and Restaurant garden table umbrellas! Any pubs near you?

Use CAD-CUT® Premium Plus or Premium Plus Nylon for pub names and events on fabric, umbrellas and gazebos. For larger orders, or if you would like us to fulfill the order, try our Custom Print Service!


Any schools near you?

3. Create banners and t-shirts for local sports days! Any schools near you?

Try! http://www.schoolswebdirectory.co.uk

Use CAD-CUT® EconoFilm2 for single colour names , numbers & teams and Colour Print Classic for multi colour schools badges. For orders in excess of 500 pieces try our Custom Print Service!


Any teams near you?

2. Customise football kits, shirts, shorts, kit bags and track suits, offer on demand sports wear! Any teams near you?

Try! TheFA.com

Use CAD-CUT® EconoFilm2 for single colour names and numbers and CAD-CUT® Premium Plus Subli Stop for multi colour sponsors logos and club badges.


Is there a golf course near you?

1. Score on the Golf course with custom printed golf bags, flags, umbrellas and rain gear! Is there a golf course near you?

Try! GolfToday.co.uk

Use CAD-CUT® Premium Plus for single colour pin numbers and Cad-Colour® Solutions for multi colour sponsors logos.