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ISO 9001 Certificate Awarded

Send-It are delighted to have been awarded the ISO 9001 standard for their mailing and printing operations in Jan 2012. Read more...

Read the media release here.

ISO Logo magazine

Send-it Showcase Event and Magazine

An event to showcase the talents of the service users at Send-it was held on Thursday 8th November 2012. It was a great success! To celebrate this event we have created the Send-it Showcase Magazine which can be downloaded here. There are articles about Send-it and the people who work there. There's even a puzzle page. It's a great read!

Send-it celebrates its 10th anniversary!

Send-it is celebrating its tenth anniversary as a social enterprise. Launched as PrintAbility in 2001, it has by now provided training for hundreds of adults disadvantaged from the work place while offering a high-quality mailing, printing and fulfilment service. An Open Day will be held at our offices on 12 May 2011 to celebrate. Read more...

'Aberdeen in Mind' goes live

‘Aberdeen-in-Mind’, a website dedicated to supporting those affected by mental health issues in Aberdeen goes live on Thursday 17th March 2011. Built by Send-it trainees and funded by Aberdeen City Health Improvement, the site covers a wide range of mental health issues, providing details of events and news. Read more...
Anyone interested in contributing information should email: info@aberdeenmind.org

New Parcel Collection Service

Send-it is now offering customers a parcel collection and distribution service. Parcels within Aberdeen City can be collected from 10am to 3.30pm, Monday to Friday, with next day delivery to the UK mainland.

Aberdeen in Mind

Send-it's website project is now well underway, students have completed the logo design and are now working on the final website, which we aim to have live in March 2011. Watch this space...

New Canon iPF8000s wide format printer

BAA Community Trust has funded Send-it's purchase of a wide-format printer. This will enable Send-it to print large format posters, roller banners and exhibition graphics. A big thank you to the BAA Community Trust.

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Send-it the smart way to go

26th November 2010 Send-it, is the only commercial mailing house in Aberdeen offering direct mailing, digital printing and hand assembly services for local and national companies. Read full story...

New Website Project offers valuable training opportunity

September 2010 Send-it has launched a new Website Project to provide adults recovering from mental health difficulties with the opportunity to design and build their own website. Eight training placements will be offered for three months and applicants are invited to apply now.

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Send-it invests in new digital printer

7th July 2010 Send-it has invested in a new printer. The “Konica Minolta bizhub pro C5501” provides better quality prints and means lower print prices for our customers. Click here for our Price List

Send-it wins funding for new business development manager

1st July 2010 Send-it has won funding from the 3rd Sector Enterprise Fund to employ a new Business Development and Marketing Manager.

Ranald Currie outside Send-it building

Helping others is a real win-win position

P&J: 28th June 2010 Send-it’s Operations Supervisor Ranald Currie tells The Press and Journal why working for a charity gives him great satisfaction. Read full story...

Sending-it out to retailers : Send-it offers retailers free consultations

Business Bulletin: March 2010 Send-it offers free consultations to retailers looking to improve their online activity. A fully integrated fulfilment service manages sales through from collecting online orders to dispatching stock. Read full story...

Ranald Curriw working at computer screen Stack of Royal Mail boxes

Send-it offers online ordering service

P&J: 4th February 2010 Send-it asks retailers to consider re-modelling their online ordering systems in order to capitalise on internet sales. Read full story...

Send-it calls for retailers to re-think internet options

Business Bulletin: 1st February 2010 Send-it calls for retailers to re-think their internet ordering systems in a bid to combat declining sales. Read full story...

Packages being sent out New Apple Mac computers

Additional funding won for Graphic Design courses

19th November 2009 More funding has been won for Send-it’s Graphic Design class. An award from the Big Lottery’s "Awards for All” scheme means that Send-it can now purchase three new iMacs and new state of the art Adobe software. Read more...

Now you can send it

Business Bulletin: June 2009 Send-it becomes the only mailing house in Grampian to offer printing, mailing and fulfillment solutions to businesses across every sector. Read full story...

Send-it logo Staff outside Send-it building

Aberdeen social enterprise moves with the times

Third Force News: 29th May 2009 PrintAbility re-brands itself Send-it in a move to modernise its image, reflecting the forward-thinking nature of its fulfilment solutions. Read full story...

Launch of “Send-it” a success for local charity

25th May 2009 Social Enterprise Manager, Jenny Thomson, hails the recent re-branding of PrintAbility to Send-it a success. Read full story...

Launch ticket People at launch party

Launch party

21st May 2009 Send-it celebrates its new name. A party was held in its offices at John Street. Thanks to all who attended. Click here to see photos.

PrintAbility charity to re-brand

P&J: 18th May 2009 PrintAbility becomes Send-it after eight years trading under its former name. Read full story...

Staff outside Send-it building Send-it logo

Local charity rebrands and capitalises on digital niche

11th May 2009 PrintAbility re-brands itself Send-it after recognising a niche in the digital market. read full story...

PrintAbility wins funding for graphic design training

October 2008 PrintAbility wins funding from Lloyds TSB to purchase its first Apple Mac and appropriate software. Read more...

Kyle working at computer screen Jenny Thomson

New manager starts at PrintAbility

August 2007 New manager Jenny Thomson joins PrintAbility. A qualified social worker, with many years experience in the finance sector, she is ideally suited to the role. Read more...