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About Andrew Talbot

Custom Gateway CEO & Founder and Mass Customisation Evangelist. Based in the Peak District in the UK enjoys life and the challenge of making the next industrial revolution a reality

Our Product Selector App Increases Your Selling Options

A customised or personalised product can often provide you with multiple options for the same SKU and many retailers only really want to list a single product so we have developed a product selector you can add to your personalisation app or […]

More Auto Order Routing & Batching Options Added

One of the most powerful and popular features of our Order & Workflow Manager is the ability to auto route and / or batch orders. This is traditional done based on product type or retailer but we have been asked […]

Treat Gifts Join Supplier Network

Treat Gifts are a leading supplier of personalised gifts and have over 2500 product lines available for dropship fulfilment in the UK so they are a great addition to our supplier network with their product now available via Gateway CPP […]

10 Reasons Why Using Our Platform is Better than Trying to Develop Your Own

We often get asked who is your biggest competitor and although there are now many companies that do some of what we do there are not many that can provide a full platform and network for mass customisation and on […]

Givftstation Launch Up Market Range of Photo Gifts

Nanoco Ltd have launched  a new concept store combining  “an endless aisle“ with an exciting online/mobile webshop in London’s W12 Westfield Mall designed to communicate the new Givftstation brand, showcasing the depth and breadth of Personalisation possible and introducing their […]

New Asia Office Now Open for Business

We are excited to announce that our new office in Hong Kong is now open and spreading the mass customisation and on demand products message in China, Japan & the rest of Asia. This now means we have offices in […]

More Off The Shelf Integration Options With Zapier

We wanted to take this opportunity to introduce you to Zapier a rather clever piece of cloud based software that we have now integrated with Gateway OMS and set up a series of off the shelf integrations for you This […]

DPD Integration Now Live

When you are fulfilling an order with a batch size of 1 it is critical that you have no manual processes so shipping integration is essential and we are pleased to announce our new DPD integration is now live

DPD are […]

Sell Personalised Products Anywhere – No Need for An eCommerce Website

We are really pleased to launch our new 1-Click eCommerce Smartlinks to help make it easier to sell personalised products almost anywhere. All you need is a Stripe Account and you can start selling in most currencies without the need […]

Society6 Launch Personalised Furniture

As a company that makes a living enabling others to create and sell personalised and on demand products we always keep an eye on the latest market place trends. We have thought for sometime that home decor and personalised furniture […]

Quality Street Showcase Another Type of Personalised Product

Personalised Products come in many shapes and sizes and we are always keen to see innovative examples so we were really excited to hear about John Lewis launching their new Build Your Own Quality Street tin this Christmas.

This product features 2 […]

New Portfolio Website to Showcase Customiser Examples Launched

Presentations Confirmed for Retail Create Sell Print Event

We are delighted to confirm the speakers for our Create Sell Print Retail Event at Roland UK Offices in Clevedon on Friday 5th October 2018.

Custom Gateway CEO Andrew Talbot & Supplier Network Manager Simon Wilcox will be hosting a 30 […]

New iPad Driven Green Screen Products Perfect for Instore Theatre

Sometimes it is hard to explain something with just words and pictures so our Instore Director Ian Philipson has created this video to actually demonstrate how with an iPad,  printer and a portable green screen you can create great instore […]

Create Sell Print for Retail & Promotion Event Announced

We are delighted to announce the latest Create Sell Print Event has been confirmed for October @ Roland DG (UK) Ltd, Windmill Rd, Kenn, Clevedon BS21 6RS on the 5th October 2018

Roland are one of the world’s best know printer suppliers and […]

Introducing the World’s Most Comprehensive Green Screen Experience Software

Green Screen as a technology for extracting the background from a photo has been around for a long time in the film and photo trade but what we can offer at Custom Gateway that nobody else in the trade can […]

Introducing Custom Product Cards

Custom Product Cards are the most cost effective way to start selling customisation instore and allow retailers to take advantage of the rapidly expanding personalised gift market without investing in instore kiosks or extra stock

A rack of cards takes up […]

New Tools Help You Find the Best Selling Personalised Products

How good is this? you can now search both the Product Management & Content tabs in Gateway CPP by Best Selling products by simply using the “Sales Percentage” slider to select what percentage of products you want then you can […]

Configurable Cushions for Garden Furniture

Configurable products are becoming increasingly popular as manufacturers adopt new production techniques and invest in new machinery that make configurable products affordable

Gateway CPP is ideal for setting up configurable products

Unlimited number of configurable attributes
Pricing API to allow flexible […]

Using Gateway OMS to Implement a Dropship Business Model

Dropship or On Demand Product Fulfilment  is becoming an increasingly popular option for website owners who want to expand their product ranges without extra investment in stock. The mass customisation business model means that all orders are “On Demand” so […]

How Does Custom Gateway Compare to a Traditional Web2Print Platform?

If you google Web2Print Software then you get more than 60,000 responses so we thought we needed to make more effort to explain what makes our software platform different – the infographic below hopefully explains the differences – that said […]