23 Feb FAQ’s BESPOKE MEDALS
FAQS BESPOKE MEDALS UK
FAQ’s – SWIFT BESPOKE SPORTS MEDALS
Make your sports event truly unique with a custom-made bespoke medal that can be designed to any shape, size, and texture. Choose from stunning metal finishes like antique or shiny gold, silver, or bronze perfect for representing different rankings in competitions and achievements alike!
Plus take advantage of our creative design service team who will help you create the exact medal look you’re after. Choose from wooden or metal bespoke medals to make your events or fundraising campaigns stand out from the crowd.
What is a custom medal?
A custom medal is a unique award that is crafted specifically to commemorate an event or accomplishment. Custom medals are designed and manufactured according to the specific requirements of the person or organisation receiving them, ensuring that they stand out from standard mass-produced items.
Swift design and manufacture custom medals using a variety of materials such as metal, and wood, Commonly used metals for custom medals include Zinc die-cast, copper, bronze, brass, sterling silver, and gold; while our most popular metal finishes include Antique Gold, Silver, and Bronze. The shape of a custom medal can vary greatly depending on personal preference; however, some traditional shapes include coins, shields, stars, and snowflakes. Swift Event Supplies can design and manufacture bespoke medals of any size, shape, or thickness.
At Swift Event Supplies we specialise in the design and manufacture of high-quality custom medals for sports events and charities both in the UK and internationally. Our experienced designers work with you to create a truly unique piece that reflects the values of your event or organisation – whether it is for a 5K race or a company anniversary celebration. All our awards are handcrafted using only premium materials for lasting quality and durability.
What is the Minimum quantity order on bespoke medals?
The minimum order quantity for bespoke sports medals is 50 units. This low volume order will help keep production costs down for our customers. Additionally, ordering in larger volumes offers further cost savings with discounted rates being available to multi-series events and charities. Bulk orders of custom medals can also be eligible for even bigger discounts, so make sure to take advantage of those!
Buying in bulk is a great way to get the most out of our bespoke sports medal services without breaking the bank. As always, we are here to answer any questions you have about volume orders and pricing options. Reach out today and let us help you get the best value for your budget!
What is the leadtime for metal bespoke medals?
When ordering custom metal medals from Swift Event Supplies, the UK’s leading bespoke medal supplier, Understanding the lead-time options is very important. This lead-time begins once artwork has been approved and production has started. This lead-time applies to orders made with sea freight, which generally offers the most economical option for custom metal medals. The higher volume orders take is 12+ weeks.
However, if you require a shorter lead-time then other delivery options may be available. For instance, air freight can reduce the lead-time from 12+ weeks down to 4-6 weeks on average. It is also possible to arrange a fast-shipping option that can deliver in as little as 3+ weeks depending on individual order requirements.
No matter what delivery option you choose, it is important to keep in mind that some of this time may be taken up by design and production – meaning that you should plan ahead and allow for adequate time when placing your order of bespoke medals.
What is the leadtime for wooden bespoke medals?
Answer: The lead-time for ordering custom wooden medals from Swift Event Supplies is 4-6 weeks on average. We are the UK’s leading eco-friendly wooden medal supplier and our high-quality wooden medals offer faster lead times than imported metal medals. Once artwork has been approved and production has started, we can begin working on your order and have it ready within 4-6 weeks. However, if you need your order faster, we also offer a fast shipping option that can deliver in as little as 3+ weeks depending on individual order requirements. For larger orders, please reach out to team Swift for more accurate live lead-time estimates.
Ordering outside of the UK?
Swift Event Supplies have been designing and manufacturing bespoke medals internationally for the past 10+ years. We use DHL and UPS as our shipping partners to ensure a fast and reliable delivery of your order. Additionally, we have a team of experts who are proficient in managing the manufacturing process efficiently and effectively which helps us reduce the lead-time of custom medal orders. If you require your medals urgently, please get in touch with us to discuss further options available to speed up the production process.
Do you offer bulk discounts when ordering bespoke medals?
Yes, we do offer bulk discounts when ordering bespoke medals. We understand that many of our customers value the ability to save money whilst still receiving a high-quality product, which is why we provide bulk discounts on any orders over a certain quantity. Upon placing an order for a large number of bespoke medals, you can expect to receive up to 30% off of your total cost. Our team is more than happy to discuss your individual requirements and provide discounted prices according to the size of your order. Thanks to our extensive experience in designing and producing custom made medals, we are able to complete all orders quickly and efficiently ensuring that they are delivered on time every time.
Do you offer charity discounts when ordering bespoke medals?
Yes, we do offer all charities discounted prices when ordering bespoke medals. We understand the importance of being able to save money whilst still receiving a high-quality product, which is why our team strive to provide bulk discounts on any orders over a certain quantity. We are proud to support fundraisers and charities across the UK and Ireland for the past 10+ years.
Depending on the size and scope of your order, you can expect to receive up to 30% off of your total cost. Our experienced design and production teams are dedicated in delivering custom made medals that match your exact requirements quickly and efficiently. When placing an order for bespoke medals with us, simply let us know that you are a charity and we will be sure to apply the relevant discounts. We are more than happy to discuss your individual requirements and tailor our pricing plans to meet your specific needs.
As well as providing generous charity discounts, our team members can also offer advice on the best materials, colours and finishes to use in order to ensure that your bespoke medals accurately reflect your organisations brand identity. We can Pantone match your colours on the custom medals and our printed ribbons.
All orders are guaranteed delivery on time every time, so you can rest assured knowing that you will receive your custom-made medals without delay.
What size bespoke medals do you make?
We are able to manufacture medals of any size, shape, and thickness to suit your individual needs. Our bespoke custom medal sizes range from small 30mm medals right up-to the very large 110mm size.
As standard we offer metal medals in the sizes of 60mm x 3mm thick to 70mm x 3mm thick, however they can be made any size that you require. We also offer thicknesses of 2mm – 3mm – 4mm and 5mm which gives a nice chunky look and feel to the medal.
So, whether you are looking for a tiny 30 mm medal or a gigantic 110 mm medal we have you covered. We have the capabilities and expertise to design custom medals for all types of events or occasions such as sports, charity events or promotional branded items. Our team is always on hand to assist you with selecting the correct size and shape that is perfect for your event. And if it’s necessary we can even create a completely bespoke medal or award tailored to your exact specification, ensuring your event has incredible bespoke medals for your brand.
Do you offer creative design service?
Answer: Yes, at Swift Event Supplies we offer a range of creative design services. Our team of experienced designers can create bespoke branding for your event, be it a fundraising campaign or something else. We will work with you to understand your vision and bring your ideas to life by creating custom medals that feature your logo, colors, and text. We also specialize in designing custom branding for any occasion.
Our designers have over 10 years of experience in the field and are constantly coming up with new ideas to make sure that all our designs stand out from the crowd. We use the latest technology and tools available to ensure that each project is completed with the highest quality standards possible. We understand that having a unique design is essential in today’s market, so we strive to provide our customers with the best possible product.
We use high-quality material that is durable and can withstand wear and tear over time. Plus, we keep our prices competitive so you know you’re getting top value for money with every order placed. So, if you’re looking for creative design services then contact us today and let us bring your dreams alive!
Can you make bespoke medals any shape?
Answer: Yes, we can make bespoke medals any shape. We specialize in custom medal design and have a wide selection of shapes you can choose from, such as round, square, shield or cut out shapes. We also offer specialized medals that are made from wood or metal and can be designed to reflect your exact specifications. Our team of experts have years of experience in creating custom medals for our customers and pride ourselves on providing the highest quality products using state-of-the-art production methods. Our bespoke medal service allows you to create a unique design that truly reflects the occasion and recipient’s achievements. Whether it’s a special award ceremony or corporate event, we’ll help you come up with a design that is sure to impress. With our extensive range of materials and finishing options, you can customize your medal to perfectly reflect your desired look and feel. Plus, our team will advise you on the best possible manufacturing process for your specific needs.