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Our Story

‘OPTIMA’ means ‘the greatest degree or best result obtainable under specific conditions’

Established in 1989 by Ian Finlay with the philosophy in mind and a promise to our clients, whether introduced through one of our industry experienced Account Consultants, a well respected referral or an Internet search. All customers can have peace of mind of receiving the best result.

We manage the whole process through, prepress, production to the final delivery, and we will achieve the best possible result in quality and delivery of your printed product. In doing so we make your experience a pleasant, stress free and easy one.

We do this through our 3 guiding principles which have seen us maintain our enviable reputation with our long term and new clients, suppliers and competitors.


Staff we invite quality people to join the Optima Press Family with each member having the attitude of personal responsibility in the production and delivery of your print job.

Products Optima Press was built on the attitude of producing nothing but the best print job possible

Communication with you as a client to keep you informed about the progress of your print job through production to ensuring there are no surprises come the due date.

SERVICE: We believe; that we must treat every client with the same level of enthusiasm as the very first job we produce for you, no matter how big or small the job, or how long we have been together as partners in print.

INVESTMENT: Re-investment in our experienced staff, technology and good quality equipment all coming together to meet your expectations as a client

Since 1989, Optima Press has valued the importance of client service and quality printing combined with state-of-the-art technology to create memorable client experiences. These core values continue to be the foundation of our success. We take extreme pride in our people and the innovative solutions we deliver to our clients.

The Optima Philosophy

Printing is a service that every client expects to have a high level of quality, produced on time in a cost efficient manner.

“Our products and professional expertise are delivered in the optimal way to reflect a sense of responsibility and respect towards our clients, the industry and the team at Optima Press”