What is Drop Shipping?

What is drop shipping? Drop shipping is also known as Direct Despatch or Direct Delivery. This is a shipping method where the manufacturer of the product sends the item directly to the end customer where a third party has taken the order. Increasingly popular shipping method This method of fulfilment is becoming increasingly popular as…

We are about to sell our millionth map jigsaw

Map Jigsaws Map Marketing was established in London, England in 1979. Having successfully created a market for personalized wall maps, by 2003 the company found that the marketplace was becoming increasingly competitive.  Satellite navigation systems and Google Maps were on the horizon and as a small British company, Map Marketing was looking for a way…

We are moving!

Map Marketing are moving to the Cathedral City of Exeter The end of June 2017 will mark our move from the bright lights of London to the wonderful city of Exeter. See below for our Press Release about our move. Sought after map and jigsaw creators choose Exeter grid reference over London postcode to plot…

Wooden Christmas Tree Advent Calendar

Build the excitement of a Family Christmas with a wooden Christmas tree advent calendar   Christmas is just round the corner and we wanted to tell you about this stunning handmade wooden Christmas Tree advent calendar. It would make a beautiful and fun addition to your Christmas decorations this year. Personalisable Wooden Christmas Tree Advent…

Postcode Maps

How are Postcode Maps made?

Postcode Maps What are postcode maps? Postcode maps are among the most popular maps that we produce, they’re invaluable for businesses that use postcode boundaries to identify sales or distribution territories. They’re particularly popular with haulage and distribution companies, mini cab and taxi firms and delivery agents. In an increasingly digital age, nothing replaces the…

US Duo Century Map - New York

Duo Century Maps – Using Modern Technology to Display the Past

Up until recent times, maps were only available in paper format. Sheet after sheet painstakingly drawn and etched by the traditional cartographic processes making each tile created very labour intensive. The intricacy of these historical maps often reflected the cartographer’s unique style and could therefore almost be considered works of art, they are certainly very…

Thematic Mapping – See Data Differently

In the previous post you have seen a parliamentary constituencies map made by my colleague Calum. He did a good job, don’t you think? Today I would like to share with you another parliamentary constituencies map from a different perspective. Calum’s map prioritises the geography of the UK as we know it. But the geography…