In the Press..

Publications Restaurant Update and PM Today caught up with Nitecrest’s Glenn Cookson and Katherine Roberts respectively.



Tagnitecrest, is a joint venture business established in the UK to bring together the competence of both Tag Systems, Europe’s leading smart card and mobile payment solutions provider, and Nitecrest, a specialist Prepaid and Fintech led company focusing on payment card production, and State-of-the-art bureau services Europe wide, boasting unrivalled flexibility and leadtimes.

Hall of Fame Award winners

Nitecrest Takes Most Innovative Product Award

Nitecrest are Hall of Fame Award winners in the 2017 UK Gift and Voucher Association (UKGCVA) Awards for their innovative custom cards product.

The new innovation is recognised as one of the most privileged awards in the card industry and Nitecrest were up against a number of leading international businesses.

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Nitecrest’s Latest Innovation – Video Gift Cards

Nitecrest’s latest innovation, Video Cards has been launched to provide retailers with a unique value proposition.

We have diversified our product suite to include a platform for retailers to captivate gift card consumers. Video cards allow the purchaser to record a personal greeting which is viewed via a QR code or a URL printed on the physical card. The recipient can also opt to record a response which provides a unique channel for engagement.


Launch Of The New Low Volume Plastic Cards Website

Nitecrest is excited to reveal their newly improved low-volume plastic card website targeted at small to medium-sized businesses. The Leyland-based manufacturer that is best known for producing billions of plastic cards per year for large retailers and financial institutions, has upgraded the existing Simply Plastic Cards’ website to provide advanced functionality to create plastic cards for a range of purposes.

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Nitecrest Invest In K91 Machine From Kern

Leading plastic card manufacturer Nitecrest has invested half a million pounds in a new state-of-the-art plastic card affixing and inserting machine and accompanying printing equipment to increase productivity and capacity at their Lancashire factory. The K91 machine acquired from Kern, has provided Nitecrest with a solution which allows for accurate end-to-end audit control, as well as the attachment of multiple cards to a carrier.