Rapidity has been providing printing and associated services to our clients since we began life as Printflow in 1986.

Printing services were the foundation of our company and Rapidity remains at the forefront of the digital revolution. The investment we make in manufacturing techniques, ICT and staff allow us to offer you versatile, high quality and cost effective solutions for your marketing collateral.

Our digital production hub forms the cornerstone of our offering. Based in a 14000 sq ft factory in Central London, the hub houses our full suite of digital production presses, finishing equipment and software, as well as our award winning account management team.

Please visit our services page for a comprehensive summary of our capabilities. Our hub offers the most effective, up to date and diverse digital offering with output of exceptional quality and products at the cutting edge of technology.

We actively encourage our clients to visit!

1986

Printflow Ltd was started in 1986 by Les Manning (pictured), Simon Baker & Jim Barr, to service City clients with Black & White and Colour Litho printing

Printflow invested in the Platen for stationery work

1987

Printflow Moved to current site,
Citybridge House, 235-245 Goswell Road, EC1V7JD

1990
1995

Printflow invests in 5 colour Heidelberg and introduced a 24 hour service

2001

Printflow Install UK’s First Heidelberg Kodak Nexpress

Annual champagne breakfast in full swing, Les Manning conducting

2003

Printflow Attain ISO9001 - Quality Management Standards

2008
2011

Printflow rebrands as Rapidity

Rapidity Wins Lucrative London Olympics Contract

2012
2013

Paul Manning takes over role of MD

2013

Rapidity Installs Twin HP Indigo Presses

Les Manning, Founder and Owner Retires

2014
2015

Rapidity Invests in Oce Arizona and Esko Kongsberg Wide Format Kit and purchases business card service

Creative Dept expanded with purchase of Victorian bindery equipment (refurbished).
New photographic service started with installation of Durst Lambda printer

2016