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Make this year’s holiday a great adventure for all the right reasons. Do whatever you want to do and go wherever you want to go. We’ll get your gear there with our fast, secure, door-to-door baggage shipping services.
There’s no need to pay premium air express prices or eye-watering excess ...
Did you know you can protect all the parcels you send with us against loss or accidental damage in transit?
Our Enhanced Cover provides a much higher level of compensation cover than you'll get from any individual carrier. We're also happy to discuss options for items of higher value.
Showcase your business with MBE print and digital marketing solutions
Now is the time to ensure you stand out from the competition.
A coherent image communicated across all your marketing tools promotes your credibility and leaves the right impression.
Whether it’s a ...
Did you know that with MBE Enhanced Cover you can protect your fragile and valuable items? Find out how we can help your business!
Did you know that with MBE Packing you can add a touch of style to your shipments? Find out how we can help your business!
Did you know that with MBE Shipping you can access tailored delivery solutions worldwide? Find out how we can help your business!
Dissertation deadline date looming? Don't panic!
Once you've completed your dissertation or thesis, send it to us! We'll professionally print and beautifully bind it for you, so you can present your masterpiece on time.
At Mail Boxes Etc. we help with all the paperwork, descriptions, values and codes, for reliable on-time delivery across Europe and around the world.
Sending goods abroad just got a whole lot more complicated!
When the UK left the EU, there were bound to be changes to the way goods are treated, but if these new ...
with a professional, real street address from Mail Boxes Etc.
We can help. Trade global, be local. Base your business in Great Britain with a UK correspondence address.
At Mail Boxes Etc. we are ready to support you as you take steps planning your return to work, considering how and when you re-open your business. We've learned a lot, trading throughout the lockdown, keeping our staff and customers safe, operating flexible hours and tailoring services for our customers.
During this period, ...
Our opening hours may change at short notice. Please check this site to always see the most up to date hours. It would help us a great deal if you could email prior to visiting us in-store.
Please be assured that we are doing our best to look after your needs, whilst protecting you, our staff and families.
Royal Mail and couriers (FedEx, UPS, DHL, Parcelforce Worldwide etc.) are continuing to operate delivery services, which you can access through our stores.
Service guarantees have been suspended to a number of destinations.
We can offer a local collection service for large items, or packages may be dropped off ...
If you need to get documents or other materials printed, we can provide a remote copying service. This may be useful if you have run out of ink in your home printer.
We can help print and bind dissertations for final year students in your household.
You can email us your file or artwork, along with your instructions ...
If you have purchased at a recent Auction House sale, or you plan to bid at a forthcoming ‘online only’ sale, we can take instructions to collect, and provide a cost for collecting, packing, and shipping any lots won, to your nominated address.
We will liaise with the auctioneer and advise you of the earliest ...
We are continuing to receive post and parcels for mailbox rental customers and mail can be collected during our opening hours.
We can forward mail and packages, using a post or courier service, for customers who cannot make it to the store in person. There will be no extra charge for customers who normally collect ...
Given the problems we are all facing and the measures we have had to put in place, you will understand that we are having to change our usual operations.
We are continuing to try to look after our customers, albeit with revised hours, reflecting the limitations of staff availability, particularly where travel may be difficult. ...
If you are working from home, self-isolating, social distancing or caring for others, we will receive all your mail and packages from any carrier, sign for packages on your behalf, and forward your mail and parcels to your address. Get in touch with your local store and we'll organise this for you.
Customers must strictly adhere to social distancing rules* when visiting our stores.
Our opening hours may differ from those displayed online, or on the door of our stores, during this period. Not all stores are open. Please call or email us before you travel to a store as we may be able to serve you remotely.
For tailored business shipping solutions, choose Mail Boxes Etc.
Choose Mail Boxes Etc. for simple, reliable document & parcel delivery. Great prices available in-store now!
Protect your business and customer data with Mail Boxes Etc. We'll even supply a certificate of destruction for extra peace of mind.
You can trust Mail Boxes Etc. to take more care of your parcels and packages. No other high street parcels specialist will pack your item, send it via a choice of leading shippers and offer you generous compensation cover for complete peace of mind.
Whatever you’re sending ...
Looking for fast and reliable printing and binding service in Preston?
Then you need look no further than MBE in Preston. We provide a high quality digital printing service and have a wide selection of soft and hard binding styles including spiral binding (comb binding and wire binding), glued spine binding (thermal binding), and hard book binding. So whether you are an undergraduate, Masters student or PhD student we care to give all your hard work the best possible finish it deserves!
Need spine lettering? and/or cover lettering?
We can provide that too with our gold or silver lettering service. In a rush and need it done quickly? We can have it done within the same day in either 2 or 4 hours. We can also print your University Logo in foil on the cover!
You can trust us at Mail Boxes Etc to print and bind your coursework, thesis or dissertation to your and to your University exact specifications.
Need to print your large format posters?
For presentations, artwork, fashion designs or architecture drawings etc... We can print over A0 in size and can also laminate them up to A1 size. We can also print custom sizes including and on a variety of different media types including PVC Vinyl banners (with eyeletting) and it is all done in store to provide a high quality and prompt service.
Not in Preston?
Not a problem! If you are a UCLAN, Manchester University, Salford University or any other student and are away for whatever reason, just email your work to us and we will print, bind and submit your work to the appropriate University department on your behalf. We will also provide a signed proof of receipt.
Studying elsewhere in the UK or overseas?
Again not a problem! With our wide selection of tracked Courier services we can post your work quickly and efficiently straight to your door.
With all these services available under the same roof and located within walking distance from UCLAN why not pop in and have a look for yourself!
we're here to make student life easier!
131 Friargate Preston Lancashire PR1 2EF
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