Marketing & print services

Contract number: MB8210-2015
Contract expiry: 15 November 2020
Extensions available: None.
Contract manager: Charlotte Rutherford (03) 9667 5554
Contract engagement: Direct supplier engagement. Details on pricing are uploaded onto VendorPanel.
Scope of contract:

Category 1 – Media services

Includes but is not limited to:

  • Planning and negotiating best rates for media placements
  • Media booking and placement services
  • Production of recruitment advertising or public notice advertising
  • Best practice media planning, research and strategy development services
  • Other media client services eg. project management, event management, specialist advice.

Category 2 – Advertising Services

Includes but is not limited to:

  • Advertising strategy and development
  • Campaign planning
  • Online and digital strategy, planning and digital marketing
  • Creative concept and development
  • Brand development and strategy
  • Design and identity management
  • Copywriting, art direction, artwork, typesetting and proofing.

Category 3 – Design services

Includes but is not limited to:

  • Design of marketing and communication materials
  • Print design
  • Stationery design
  • Creative and brand design
  • Large scale graphics
  • Digital and website design
  • Signage
  • Print management

Category 4 – Print services

Includes but is not limited to:

  • Small format printing
  • Large format printing
  • Digital/offset printing
  • Print management

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Blaze Advertising

Blaze Advertising logoAddress: Level 25, 2 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank VIC 3006
Contact: Jo Matthews
Phone: 03 9940 7088
Mobile: 0421 251 573

Established in 1996, Blaze Advertising employs 100+ people across a network of offices in all major capital cities. With annual billings in excess of AU$100 million, we are genuine market leaders in employment and government marketing communications.

Blaze is a wholly owned subsidiary of the global WPP group, who operate across 110 countries with billings of AU$68 billion and a market capitalisation of AU$9.6 billion.

From our inception over 18 years ago, we have grown from strength to strength and today, we are one of Australia’s largest specialist employment and government marketing communications agencies with a full service offering including strategy, research, planning, creative, production, client management, digital, and a solid background in media planning, negotiating and buying.

Inka Australia

Inka Australia logoAddress: Level 1, 4 York Street, Richmond VIC 3121
Contact: Ben Crockett
Phone: 03 9723 5551

Inka Australia is a Melbourne based advertising and design agency. We're all about ideas. Clever ideas that engage people. Clever ideas that build brands.

Our key team have a wealth of experience in all areas of advertising and graphic design, including TV, press, radio and online, brand development and strategy, digital and print design, copywriting, print management, photography, retouching and CGI, and environmental graphics.

We are committed to working collaboratively with key project staff, delivering a high quality product at a competitive rate, engaging local suppliers, environmentally sustainable practices and ensuring councils are seen to be professional, forward thinking and community minded.

Johanna Villani Design

Johanna Villani Design logoAddress: 5 Gilbert Road, Preston West VIC 3072
Contact: Johanna Villani
Phone: 03 9480 4455

Johanna Villani Design has been specialist graphic designers in local government for more than 20 years. We provide design services for any type of corporate graphic design. We specialise in annual reports, strategies and policy documents, promotional material for libraries and events, waste collection education documents and waste collection calendars, as well as corporate governance material for mayors and councillors, as well as branding and style guides.

Print Logistics

Print Logistics logoAddress: 1 Northcorp Boulevard, Broadmeadows VIC 2047
Contact: Elie Zabaneh
Phone: 03 9353 5900

Print Logistics' aim is simple: to add value in your procurement of communications collateral. Our two core values are to reduce purchasing costs and reduce process costs. Simply, we make the process of creating and delivering communications easier and cheaper. Print Logistics offers 10 years' experience as a best practice producer of graphic design, print and logistics. Our offer takes you from a brief, through the design process, into print production for digital, offset and large format requirements and then manages storage, fulfilment and logistics. So whether an SMS alert, a business card or a billboard, Print Logistics provides the support you require.

So Design and Branding

So Design and Branding logoAddress: 104/370 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004
Contact: Marc Gough
Phone: 03 9380 7764

The team at So Design and Branding have more than 25 years' experience providing cost effective, efficient and creative design, and advertising and brand services. We have worked with iconic organisations such as Aeroplane Jelly, Cadbury and Silvan Australia and are trusted as a strategic agency partner for Australia Post.

How we can help you:

  • graphic design, publication design and finished artwork to suit all council requirements
  • brand identity design, brand strategy, brand refreshment and brand consulting
  • advertising and communications
  • signage, exhibition and environmental branding
  • web design, digital marketing and social media.

We approach all work using both traditional and CALD design approaches and comply with WCAG 2.0 requirements.

Valiant Press

Valiant Press logoAddress: 8 Elliot Place, Ringwood, VIC 3134
Contact: Shane Dummett
Mobile: 1300 769 985

Valiant Press is a commercial printer and mail house which specialises in all aspects of print marketing material and distribution. We have a dedicated sales and production team who are experienced in all areas of design, print and mail.

From printing all business stationery, annual reports, letterheads, newsletters, parking permits and pull up banners, Valiant Press has a wide variety of options we can offer local government.