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How the sun changed Iceland

Over the last 31 months, Novograf has used the sun to deliver brand realization to Iceland, The Co-op, Greggs, Pizza Hut, Accor, Travelodge, Natwest, Morrisons, Waitrose, Tesco, Hive, and many others. Read more

Novograf Artist raises £10,200 for Childrens Hospital

Glasgow artist (and Novografian) Rae McCulloch sold her three pieces in the Big Stampede Charity Auction on Friday, which raised a total of £90,000 for the Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity. Read more

Brand Realization explained

You have probably seen our Brand Realization work without knowing it. If you shop at a convenience chain, pick up a sausage roll from a high street bakery, walk into a major UK bank, buy your groceries from a national supermarket, relax in a café, stay with a major hotel chain….or even just catch a train…there’s a good chance you’ll be surrounded by the things we do well. Read more

Scottish artist and Novograf Employee creates for charity

Novograf graphic artist Rae McCulloch has three wonderful works in this year's Big Stampede - a lion mummy, a space gorilla and a Tunnocks Teacake giraffe. Read more

How Novograf works with the environment

Many years ago we made a commitment to avoid using vinyl (PVC) wherever possible. As a result, we have developed a suite of PVC-free laminates, films and boards for use in the retail, commercial and transport industries. We are also proud to hold the environmental ISO 14001 accreditation. Read more

Novograf a big hit at London's Retail Design Expo

Our Retail Design Expo stand at Olympia London was a huge success. This year we had twice as many great conversations with people on our busy stand - if you visited our stand, thanks for talking with us. If you weren't able to drop in, we took some great pictures to share with you. Read more

Novograf Brand Realization Helps Iceland Double Store Turnover

Novograf has worked closely with Whippet and Iceland during the development of their new store design and the realization of the Clapham concept store. The big news is, according to The Guardian, that store sales have doubled since October’s refit of Clapham, so it is no surprise that we have just finished the Chester store and there are plans for Novograf to realize Whippet’s new look in more properties across the Iceland estate. Read more

Successful Brand Realization Company now Owned by Employees

After thirty years of growth and twelve months of internal and external consultation, Novograf Ltd became employee owned on 1st January 2017. Stakeholders Alistair Miller and John Clark have assigned their shares to the newly formed Novograf Employee Trust which will now hold and manage the shares on behalf of all employees of Novograf. Read more

Novograf Supports Disadvantaged Childrens Christmas Party Again

Novograf's Community Committee, on behalf of all the people of Novograf, has handed over a cheque to buy gifts for the disadvantaged children attending the East Kilbride Community Trust Children's Christmas Party. Read more

Iceland's new look with Novograf Brand Realization

After lots of hard work, late nights, long days and the inevitable concept store changes, Novograf has got the first of the new-look Iceland stores up and running in Clapham Common. Read more

Novograf team faces danger for kids party

As one of our fundraising efforts in support of the East Kilbride Community Trust's Disadvantaged Children’s Christmas Party, 6 brave Novografians took on Castle Dangerous!
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Novograf helps 40 year old Virgin with facelift

Novograf is proud to be participating with Virgin Trains East Coast, in what could be the last major HST refurbishment to be undertaken by an operator before these trains reach the end of their lives. Read more

So, how good does Lamigraf look 5 years later?

Lamigraf, Novograf's hard-wearing surface and graphic solution, has been specifically engineered to substantially out-perform vinyl. But how tough is it really? How does Lamigraf 'hold up' after 5 years in the field? Read more

10 things we'd love you to know about Novograf

Novograf has been going strong since what’s our secret? Maybe it’s the way we think, or our willingness to develop products for specific situations, or maybe it’s the way we listen…whatever it is, there is something about Novograf that really works for our customers. Here are the 10 things we believe have contributed most to our success.... Read more

Bivvy Up For Heroes a huge success

Novograf's National Installation Supervisor, Nidge Millward, along with Phil Dunn and Martin Preddy have just completed another successful 'Bivvy Up For Heroes' fundraiser for our wounded soldiers. Read more

Lamigraf adds 'wow!' factor to refurbished trains

Translink NI Railways have refurbished their Enterprise trains with hard-wearing, good looking Lamigraf. Novograf's famous surface product has been fitted to the bulkheads, dado panels, and SRS Inserts to provide a stunning yet practical interior. Read more

Novograf People Raise Funds for Special Needs Children and Breast Cancer

October and November were big charity months at Novograf. After dressing up for our Wear it Pink Day for breast cancer and then competing in the Tinsel Dash cross country run, the people of Novograf raised funds for two charities...and had lots of fun!. Read more

Emulated, self adhesive tiles, timber or bricks save time and money

A challenging budget doesn't have to limit your choice of materials, finishes or effects - discover Design Freedom with Novograf's hard-wearing emulated surfaces. Read more

Why major brands bank on Novograf

There are good reasons for leading brands in the Banking sector to rely on Novograf for stunning murals, durable ATM surrounds and light-fast window graphics. Read more

Novograf has been Renewing Retail since the 80s

We have been manufacturing bespoke surfaces and renewing retail environments since 1986 - that's almost 30 years! Read more

Novograf Approved Member of CC Scheme

Novograf has been approved as an active member of the Considerate Constructors Scheme with effect from 03/09/2015. Read more

Greggs, Pizza Hut and Novograf

Both Pizza Hut and Greggs know that Novograf's hard-wearing surface products and experienced installation teams make the renewal and rebranding of restaurants and food-to-go outlets a breeze. Read more

Design Freedom is Here

A challenging budget doesn't have to limit the choice of materials, finishes or effects - discover Design Freedom with Novograf's hard-wearing emulations. Read more

Novograf Solar Power online

Our own solar 'power station' is now generating electricity to run our head office and factory, and feed the grid. We are self-generating a huge part of our electricity needs which will reduce our draw on the carbon producing power grid. This, along with our PVC-free policy, is another example of our commitment to the environment. Read more

Novograf goes Solar

We are currently installing 357 solar PV panels to the roof of our Head Office and Factory. This is another Novograf initiative to help improve the environment by reducing our carbon footprint. The system will be commissioned and generating power in late April. Read more

RIBA, Mackintosh and Novograf

Novograf collaborated with Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) to provide the graphics for an exhibition devoted to the architecture and style of Scottish architect, designer and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The exhibition runs from February 18 to May 23 2015 Read more

Novograf on top of the world

With January's successful ascent of Mt Vinson in Antarctica, Chartered Forester and Adventurer James Ogilvie (sponsored by Novograf) has completed his 20 year long quest to climb the coveted 7 Summits – the highest mountains on all seven continents. Read more

How to make hard surfaces easy

A challenging budget doesn't have to limit your choice of materials, finishes or effects - discover Design Freedom with Novograf emulations.
We can emulate bricks, marble, wood, slate, tiles - in fact, any hard or soft material you can think of. That's because at Novograf, we know anything imagined is possible. Read more

James Ogilvie's Antarctic climb January 2015

James Ogilvie's ascent of Mt Vinson in Antarctica, sponsored by Novograf, is getting closer. Donations raised during the climb will help Tree Aid. Read more

Novograf invests in improved productivity

We have just unloaded another Vutek GS3250 as part of our 2014 £500,000 investment in improved productivity. This takes our performance-focused investment over the last 11 months to a figure well in excess of £1m. Read more

The Co-operative and Novograf

Novograf Installation Teams across the country are kept busy refurbishing, revitalising and refreshing The Co-operative's 3,680 stores. Read more

Refurbished shops help increase Greggs' sales

Congratulations Greggs for achieving a 5.4% sales increase - and we'd like to say thanks for letting us help you do it. Read more

Armadillo Transforms Ibis Glasgow

As the pictures show, Novograf's stunning full-wall Digigraf mural of Glasgow's famous 'Armadillo' has transformed this Ibis dining room. Read more

Lamigraf Tile Emulation in Ireland

Tesco Ireland and their Dublin based contractor StoreVision, were quick to embrace the advantages of using Gloss Lamigraf, by Novograf, to emulate green and white tiles, as the picture shows. Read more

RBS Juniper Green's stunning Novo-mural

This picture shows our stunning mural in the RBS Juniper Green refit. The branch has come to life with a series of murals manufactured and installed by Novograf. Read more

Bivvy Up 4 Heroes with Novograf

A little while ago three fishing pals, Phil Dunn, Martin Preddy and Novograf employee Nigel 'Nidge' Millward, decided to organise a carp fishing event to raise money for Help for Heroes. It was so successful they are re-staging it in October with the help of Novograf. Read more

Training underway for 7 Summits challenge (sponsored by Novograf)

Novograf is sponsoring James Ogilvie's January climb of Mount Vinson in Antarctica, which will complete his seven summits in seven continents quest. His climb will also raise money for Tree Aid. Read more

Novograf & James Ogilvie reach new heights

Why is Novograf helping renowned Edinburgh Mountaineer and Forester, James Ogilvie, to reach the 4,892m summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica? Read more

Novograf improves the performance of Digigraf

After many months of intensive product development, our new Digigraf has been improved to eliminate show-through. It wont shrink and is easily applied to most substrates. Read on to find out what makes Digigraf better. Read more

Smooth sailing with Novograf

Novograf supported the Clyde Cruising Club's 40th Scottish Series event with a logo design for the event and decals for the famous Clyde Challenger. Read more

Novograf beats last year just 6 months in!

Between January and June 2014, we installed custom-made Novograf products in 4,561 installations, which is 1574 more than we completed for the whole of last year. Read more

See how great Lamigraf looks 5 years after installation

You'll be amazed how great Lamigraf looks, even after it has spent many years in punishing environments.
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Novograf Brand Values

We believe every surface is an opportunity, anything imagined is possible, and there is always a solution for every budget. As a customer-focused business, Novograf is determined to always give our retail, transport and commercial customers what they need – the right solutions, the right products and the right service. Read on to see how this clarity of purpose is at the heart of our Brand Values. Read more

Scotrail trains refurbished with Lamigraf

Novograf's versatile Fire Rated Lamigraf is now being installed to protect the interiors of Scotrail's refurbished 318 class carriages. Read more

New Novograf Installation Record

Novograf teams throughout the UK have performed an astounding 1,236 installations across January, February and March. Read more

Novograf continues to Grow

In the last 12 months we have Novografed nearly 4,000 Supermarkets, Department Stores, DIY Stores, Pharmacies, Cafes and Food On The Go outlets for big brands including Greggs, The Co-operative, Asda, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, M&S, John Lewis, Harrods, B&Q and more. Read more

Novograf Rolls out Across the Globe

As a result of our hugely successful EuroShop involvement, we are now shipping to places as far away as Australia. Read more

Record year for Novograf at EuroShop

EuroShop attracted a record 109,000 visitors this year who came to see 2,226 exhibitors from 52 countries. Read more

Novograf at EuroShop - what a ripper!

Novograf's stand at Euroshop made a lot of noise and attracted a lot of attention. Read more

Checkouts refurbished onsite overnight

Our Lamigrafâ„¢ solution for checkout refurbishment enables retailers to resurface 20 or more checkouts onsite in one night. Read more

Novograf FR Rated materials are used in airports and on trains throughout the UK

Novograf supplies a wide range of protective finishes and fire resistant materials for the rail, airport and general transport industries. Read more

Lamigrafâ„¢ is Novograf's ultra tough, PVC-free surface solution.

This unique, tough, semi-flexible laminate is designed to withstand the daily rigours of the retail environment and can be easily customised to match store schemes. Read more

The Novograf Difference is in our Products

Novograf has developed a suite of unique core products specifically designed for optimum performance in the Grocery and Department Store environments. Read more

Novograf in Cologne

Novograf, as a member of the Rail Interiors Solutions Group, and in association with Textiles Scotland, is exhibiting at the Rail & Mass Transit Expo in Cologne. Read more

Why Novograf avoids PVC

PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride, also commonly known as ‘vinyl’) is a toxic rigid polymer, possibly most often seen in its ‘natural’ state used as window frames. Read more