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The Power of the Plastic Card

Plastic cards can be used for a multitude of purposes and for many years they have been at the forefront of most industries. Whether it be for banking and containing monetary value, or containing personal information and membership details they are a portable and compact tool. However, with the introduction or modern technology such as contactless, you would assume that the plastic card has had its day.

Fear not, the plastic card is still as important as it has ever been, if not more so. With the evolution of each plastic card product there has also been vast improvements in their security and functionality. Therefore, despite contactless becoming a popular alternative, plastic cards are continuously being requested due to their reliable and secure service. Many people choosing to stick with what they know and explore their options regarding plastic cards.

Here at Swype, we manufacturer an assortment of plastic card products. All of which are suitable for a variety of purposes, some of which don’t immediately spring to mind. Some of our more popular products are the following:

  • Membership Cards
  • Gift Cards
  • Loyalty Cards
  • RFID Cards
  • Access Control Cards
  • Plastic Business Cards
  • Events Passes

However, we also produce alternative plastic card products which over time we have noticed more of a demand for, such as the following:

  • Key Fobs
  • Custom Shaped Cards
  • Door Hangers
  • Frosted Cards
  • Coloured Edge Cards
  • Rewritable Cards
  • And more

By including some of our many features and finishes you can create a more personalised and unique card product. Many of our customers choose to combine various features, not only to enhance the look of their cards but to add working a technology or more of functioning feature such as a barcode, flat numbering and UV varnish.

Some of our more niche products, such as frosted cards are often requested for different uses. For example many people like to create a more memorable business card therefore they choose frosted cards. We have even has request to make table place cards from our frosted card products. Where our plastic cards are concerned the world is your oyster.

If you have any question regarding plastic card requirement contact our friendly sales team today at sales@swype.co.uk or on 01744 815 475

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