Printing and Publishing

Aquila Printers prints almost everything in-house and is able to print over 1,000,000 A4 size sheets daily. A fully equipped design department is available to customers. Items printed by Aquila include brochures and flyers, posters, flags, greetings cards, calendars, packaging labels, vinyl labels, certificates and CD inserts and cases.
A wide range of items can be printed
A fully equipped design department is available to customers
Every job processed is subject to strict quality control

Aquila Printers can produce a range of document sizes from business cards right up to A1 (640 x 915 mm) and oversize (1010 x 710 mm), with colour variations from single to multiple and four colour coverage. Paper quality ranges from 46gsm bank paper to 600gsm packaging boards.

Aquila Printers design department A fully equipped design department is available to customers, with the latest design-related tools to ensure a high standard of work. Artwork is tailored for the particular needs of individual customers.

The printing process at Aquila Artwork files are downloaded to an in-house image-setter where colour separations are produced. Professional plates are then created for the printing press. Aquila has several types and sizes of printing presses and jobs are allocated according to document size and quantity required by clients.

Once printing is complete, the job is transferred to the finishing department for trimming, packing, folding, stapling, numbering and binding. Every job processed is subject to quality control before dispatch.

Examples of products available from Aquila Printers

  • Annual reports
  • Magazines
  • Business cards
  • Compliment slips
  • Invitation cards
  • Letterheads
  • Invoices, proformas and delivery notebooks
  • Paperback novels
  • Training manuals
  • Reference books
  • Newsletters
  • Newspapers
  • Advertising brochures
  • Leaflets
  • Flyers
  • Promotional brochures
  • Posters
  • Promotional items
  • Flags
  • Greetings cards
  • Calendars
  • Packaging labels
  • Vinyl labels
  • CD inserts
  • CD cases
  • Cassette tape inserts
  • Certificates

Aquila Printers information

  • Established in 1994
  • Four colour press
  • Digital press
  • Almost all output produced in Lusaka
  • Supporting design studio

Aquila Printers clients

  • Banque ABC
  • British American Tobacco Plc
  • Various embassies and commissions
  • Bible Society of Zambia
  • Cabinet Office
  • Government Ministries
  • Care International
  • Catholic Relief Services (Caritas)
  • Chaminuka Lodge
  • Ecobank Zambia Ltd
  • Energy Regulation Board
  • Finance Bank Ltd
  • Food Reserve Agency
  • Cresta Golfview Hotel
  • Investrust Bank Plc
  • JCTR
  • KPMG
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • SOS Children's Home
  • Specialty Emergency Services
  • Stanbic Bank Zambia
  • Swedish Embassy
  • Taj Pamodzi Hotel
  • Total Oil Zambia
  • UNDP
  • UNAIDS
  • UNICEF
  • World Vision Zambia
  • Zambia Revenue Authority
  • Zambia Sugar Plc

Contact information

5084 Luanshya Road, Villa Elizabetha, Lusaka, Zambia
+260 966 766242
POBox 34720, Lusaka

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