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About Us

Welcome to Discount Displays - The UK’s experts on display and print for over 30 years

We are a UK based company founded in 1987 on the ethos of providing great quality products at the lowest possible prices while delivering exceptional customer service and these tenets run through every part of our business, from choosing our product range to after-sales support.

We operate from a 7,000 sq. ft design, print and finish studio in Croydon (on the outskirts of London) with an additional office and extra 10,000 sq. ft of warehouse space in West Sussex. Our studio boasts some of the very best large format print equipment on the market and ensures a fast, reliable and consistently high quality service.

As a bit of a backstory to how we have grown to where we are now, we started in business in 1982 with a very basic vinyl cutting machine and screen printer, which is a long way from the state of the art large format digital printing department that is now at the heart of our organisation. The technology may have changed, but our mission hasn’t; to help companies and organisations communicate with their customers visually.

We went on to be the first company in the UK to install the ‘Arizona’ large format printer by Oce and in in the late 80’s we also invested in a 3.6m wide HP latex printer as well as a flatbed UV printer and state of the art Swiss-made Zund cutting machine. This investment paid off hugely, in one year alone we managed to print enough PVC to go from London to Brighton and back again!

In 1992 we moved to a larger premises in Croydon, where we still are to this day, albeit with a few extensions to keep up with demand and expand our print capabilities.

Shortly after this we launched our website just as the world wide web was starting to take shape. This proved a great success in helping us promote our product range and allow 24/7 ordering, which was quite novel at the time. What made us stand out, and still does to this day, was that unlike many web based companies who operate as middle-men, we have full control of all aspects of the print process all under one roof.

Throughout the 90’s we built relationships with display stand producers from Taiwan, China, Korea, South Africa, Turkey and many others in order to grow our range of products to where it stands now at over 5,000 different items including products that are exclusive to Discount Displays.

In 1999 we opened new storage facilities in West Sussex expanding our warehouse space to over 10,000 sq. ft and enabling us to hold a huge range of stock for fast delivery.

Over the next couple of decades we have experienced solid growth, working with thousands of companies from every industry imaginable.

In 2018 it was time to expand again, with the opening of an ancillary account and marketing office based in Chichester, West Sussex to ensure we can provide the best possible shopping experience to our customers.

Our team are at the heart of our excellent reputation

We are extremely proud of the team we have at Discount Displays, they epitomise our ethos of always putting the customer first and offering unrivalled service every step of the way.

If you have any questions about a product, your graphics or how to get the most from your budget our team of experts are on hand to offer you advice.

When it comes to artwork, we know how critical this is to get right and we have decades of experience in making sure we get your branding across in the best possible way. From our design team that have created thousands of pieces of artwork for clients, to our print team who have produced an even greater number of finished prints, we know what works to make your business stand out from the rest.

The result of our commitment to our customers is a huge base of returning clients and glowing feedback that we hold in the highest regard. We have an 'excellent' rating on independent review site Trustpilot, where our customers consistently rate our service 5/5 stars. Check out some of the reviews below to see what our customers are saying about us.

Always investing in making our service the best it can be

Our industry is evolving at a rapid pace, from the invention of new materials to technological advances in the printing process. We pride ourselves on being at the cutting edge of these advancements and commit to investing heavily to ensure we can bring you the very best display and print equipment available on the market today.

One of the main areas we invest in is our Croydon print studio and the capabilities within. We have over £500k worth of print equipment that is capable of printing onto almost any material you can think of with absolutely stunning end results.

Check out our print works page to see some of the equipment we use to bring your graphics to life.

As important as the machinery is the staff who use it, and we make sure you're in safe hands with fully trained print experts who know the machines inside out and how to get the very best print results no matter the job requirements.

We work with suppliers you can trust

We know how important reliability is when it comes to hardware that is going to be used day in, day out and we undertake rigorous testing of every product we sell. There have been many occasions where we have decided not to stock a product that didn't meet the high standards we set for ourselves and that our customers expect from the Discount Displays name.

Over the years we have built up a network of suppliers we know we can count on for delivering top quality products and brands have have a deservedly high reputation within the industry.

Company details

Address: 31-35 Wortley Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 3EB
VAT No: 725 4513 45
Registration No: 3927116

To contact us you can either call 020 8664 5660, use the live chat function on the website or fill out our contact form and one of our team will help with your enquiry.

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