Printing department The printing department transfers images from the plate onto paper lithographically, thermo graphically or via hot foil as needed.
Marketing department The marketing department liaises with customers and ensures that client needs are understood and correctly interpreted. Prior to production, proofs are produced in the case of printed products, and samples can be provided wherever possible.
Reprographic and dark room department This department transposes graphic images from the computer onto plates in readiness for printing. Colour separations are conducted here, through image-setting through line separations, spot separations or full colour separation, depending on each individual case.
Bindery department The bindery department transforms the printed paper into books, brochures, leaflets and more, in short, it creates the final product.
Machinery Mipal Printers has recently acquired a speed master A1 5-colour printing press with perfecting in two places. This machine is able to print 12,000 A1 full colour on one side and one colour on the other side in one hour. With this machine, the company is now able to do huge volumes of full colour jobs in a day. Other machinery include:
- Kord 64
- Bizhub C220
- Riso machine
- Image setter
- Hot foil machine
- Large format printers
Mipal clients Mipal Printers clientele ranges from government ministries, quasi-government institutions, banks, embassies and privately owned companies. Mipal Printers list of clients include:
- Bank of Zambia
- Stanbic Bank Zambia
- Zambia Woman Writer's Association of Zambia
- Maiden Publishing house
- Society for Family Health
- Energy Regulation Board
- Professional Life Insurance
- National Assembly of Zambia
- Guardian Insurance Brokers Limited
- National Savings and Credit Bank
- Road Transport and Safety Agency
- The University of Zambia
- Ministry of Local Government and Housing
- Lafarge Cement PLC