Punchlines specializes in printing cheques for many Banks in Kenya and across East Africa. We have developed cheque security features in both design and materials.
We are an accredited member of the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA).Our cheque printing and delivery solutions incorporate industry-leading technologies and techniques to safeguard your cheques against fraudsters attempting to duplicate, alter, or counterfeit cheques.
Punchlines provides the ideal platform for all your cheque printing requirements. We can print any size or format of cheque in any number of colors and offer a wide variety of overt and covert security features (many over and above the requirements of C&CCC), including bespoke security background designs, watermarked CBS1 cheque paper, anti-photocopy features, thermochromatic inks and holograms.
Our hologram features:-
2D/3D - a laser generated holographic image that has depth and parallax. It uses two dimensional artwork to build a three dimensional picture.
3D - is a laser generated image that depicts an object in 3D. It can be computer generated or created using a micro-model.
Dot Matrix - generally flat, rather than three dimensional, but highly kinetic holographic image. It can be high resolution and is ideal for containing optical forensic features such as micro text.
Filmed Stereogram - a 3D moving image created from a filmed subject. Ideal for high security work and can also be computer generated.
Combination Images - As the name suggests, a combination of some of the above single technologies in order to create an image with increased security.
We produce continuous cheques and cut sheet-cheques in any of the following formats.
Cheque with Remittances of different sizes
A4 3 to view cheques
Our Security Features
Thermochomic Inks -Heat senstitive inks that dissapear ,or change colour when exposed to temparatures above their set levels
Optically Variable Inks - these inks change instantly from one clour to another depending on the angle is viewed n the document
Fluorescent Inks - These inks floresence brightly when excited by UV lights
Photochromic Inks - These inks change colour when they are illuminated with eitheru ltraviolet or natural daylight.
Metameric Inks - Consists of two simillary coloured inks that are almost indistinguishable in normal light but dissapers while othe darkens whn a filter is placed over.
Coin Reactive Inks - These are white base inks designed to appear 'Invisible' on white papers.
The ink is excited by an infra Red light source to emit fluorescence in the visible spectrum.
fire & Ice- Highly secure ink that invisible in normal lighting and fluoresces blue in long-wave UV light
Tri-Fluorescent - These are invisble inks that flioresce three diffrent coluors in diffrent frequency light.
Solvent Sensitive Inks - these are Inks formulated to show strong reactions to organic solvents.
Aquaset Inks - These Inks has strong reactions to wide range of solvents
APV inks -
papermark ink - Used to stimulate a wattermark effect on document
flourescent Numbering Inks - hese invisible inks are effective for using as an unobservable correlation of an apparent serial number
Penetrating Numbering inks -These inks enables security to be addednby suitable modification of numbering Ink.
Erasable Inks - these inks are formulated such way that the print will be removed when subjected to mechanical abrasion
Aquafuge Inks -These are water based inks that offer a degree of security against falsification or unauthorised amendment to documents
Security paper- water marked paper, visible & invisible fibers, chemical reactive
Foils and Holograms
Secure background designs- micro-texts, anti-copy features, guilloche patterns, Real Text
Security numbering: MICR line encoding, bleed through, multi-part crush numbering.
Punchlines offers a host of cheque printing solutions. From A4 laser, cheque books both company and personal including your corporate logo and personalization.
Special cheques with a range of UV security features and aqua-fugitive panels, holograms can also be added.
Cheques can be printed as seal mailer cheques, continuous binder cheques or A4 cut sheet. All options are personalized using our state of art printers.
On completion of the printing cheques are mailed out or distributed according to customer instructions.
A certification is a formal recognition by an Organization that an individual has demonstrated a proficiency within, and comprehension of, a specific body of knowledge. It’s also a mark of excellence.
We assure our customers of quality, secured and proffessionally standard Certification with customizable content.
Hours researching, writing, and preparing can be undone in an instant if you present your report with sub-par printing. Whether you need it copied or printed, in one color or full-color, we can handle it! Let us add a professional shine to your work with a professionally printed report.
Mailing a report that contains sensitive information? Use our tinted security envelopes over standard commercial envelopes for peace of mind.
Put your best foot forward with full-color printing on glossy paper throughout your report.
Want a professional lay-flat report? Consider spiral or wire-o bindings for a report that's easy to page through
Share your story and connect with customers in an easy, timely way. Whether you focus on industry news, community happenings, or general interest topics, a regular monthly newsletter will give your brand the front-of-mind awareness you need to keep business booming.
Promote new or seasonal products in your newsletter
Keep employees up to date on company happenings with an internal newsletter.
Encourage customers to "archive" your newsletters…and keep your message in front of them long after others have faded from memory
Tamper Proof bags
Our tamper-evident bags are available for various applications that include cash deposits, cash-in-transit, confidential and sensitive documents, police and forensic evidence as well as duty-free shopping bags.
Our security bags are easy to use and easy to seal, i.e able to show clear signs of tampering when security is breached.
We have unique designs. The material used is tough enough to withstand normal handling.
A well-designed letterhead shows customers they're dealing with an organization with an attention to detail. A poorly designed or outdated letterhead can have the opposite effect. Use your letterhead to create an image your customers can feel comfortable trusting
Create a simple black-and-white letterhead for faxes, while reserving more colorful ones for sales letters and business correspondence.
Smoother, high-quality paper stock creates a strong and professional impression.
Letterhead isn't just for business. Consider creating a personalized letterhead for your correspondence to family and friends.
An unopened booklet is an unsuccessful one. Page after page, your booklets should be something worthy of flipping through. Design a booklet that grips your audience's attention from our booklet options. Deliver useful, targeted information to your customers in a highly professional package with a well-designed, professionally printed booklet. Booklets are ideal for a variety of projects. From price books to product brochures, cookbooks to software manuals, maintenance schedules to frequently asked questions.
Create catalogs annually, quarterly, or monthly to keep your customers informed of your latest products and services.
Consider full-color printing on a glossy paper to make images explode from the page.
Consider using a Wire-O or spiral binding for booklets that are easy for your customers to flip through and find the information they need!
Create booklets of different sizes.
Create booklets of different paper types.
Create booklets of different binding type.
Punchlines provides a one stop solution for all your examination printing. Our highly efficient variable data printing processes and finishing solutions eliminate production errors, and provide you with the peace of mind that the right documents will arrive in the right place at the right time.
Working with your data we can offer a complete print on demand and fulfilment service, including the printing and collation of personalized forms, question papers, answer booklets, examiners guidelines and certificates to be distributed to individual examination centers.
Some our products include:
Punchlines is a leading provider of electoral printing and distribution services to local authorities across Kenya and East Africa.
From our secure production facility ,we deliver the full range of electoral and registration products – from poll cards, Ballot papers, Electoral lists, Voter cards, Secure forms such as statements, survey reports ,Training guides and others
Printed material includes a multitude of forms and documents. Several security features can be embedded as per the requirements.
Whether you want to have wall calendars hung in your office or a compact desk calendar to help remember your deadlines, we have a solution for you.
All of our calendars come wire bound with a silver wire for a sleek and professional finish and can be printed on a choice of a 150gsm or 250gsm silk stock to suit any budget.
Our desk calendars are available in two sizes - A5 or DL and come with a sturdy 450gsm strut so they will always stand tall. Our wall calendars are available in 4 sizes from the impressive A3 to the compact A5 and are finished with a hook so you can get them hung up straight away.
First impressions count! Our brochure products ensure a professional appearance for your business. Choose the product that best suits your needs from different designs.
Manuals And Catalogoues
Catalogues are one of the most effective ways to create sales for retailers.
If you let us handle your document management needs, you will receive comprehensive, useful and understandable catalogues and manuals that target your intended audience. Whatever it is you need documented or recorded, Punchlines can do it for you.