Contact us:

Tel: 246-537-9000

Serving the Caribbean since 1865

Cole's Printery Limited was established in 1865 as a small family owned printing business. Now in its fifth generation of management, Cole's remains a successful Barbadian company still serving the Caribbean from it's location in Wildey, St. Michael, Barbados.

Always Expanding

At Cole's Printery we continuously strive to extend our range of services. We now offer Cross Media Solutions, Digital Publications and a new and improved online fulfillment, as well as an efficient digital printing centre best suited to short print runs.


Direct Mailing/Marketing

Personalized print is the key to efficient direct marketing. By addressing different customers and target groups with tailored messages and layouts you will increase impact and, thus return-on-investment.

Image Personalization

Introduce a unique, emotional approach that will set you apart from the competition Image personalization means adding more value to any print product and will help you to boost sales and profit from higher margins..

Landing Pages/PURLs

By using Personalized URLs in your direct marketing projects, you provide your customers with a personalized landing page tailored specifically to them. This creates a fun and interactive experience for both you and your currect and potential customers.


Electronic media devices have found their way into all parts of modern life. EMEDIA is your solution for the creation, personalization, management and tracking of PURL websites and emails.

Digital Publications

Convert your Annual Reports, Brochures, Books and Catalogues into a flip format that can be read online or offline on your PC, MAC or mobile devices.


Broadcast your product, service or event to our databse or your company's database for as little as $55 per eblast.

About Us

  • Mission Statement

    The mission of Cole's Printery Ltd is to continuously provide quality print related and electronically transmitted communication services to Financial Organizations, Government Institutions, Trade Associations and General Business Corporations both Private and Public in Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and beyond.

    We will continuously upgrade our equipment and systems so as to improve the quality and services offered to our clients and Markets.

    We are committed to a continuous educational programme within the Company so that Cole's, it's members and customers may grow and prosper together.

  • Company Ethics

    At Cole's Printery, we believe that investing in our staff should be one of our top priorities. To this end, we actively encourage staff morale and training through such means as attending the Dale Carnegie courses, technical training in the USA and Germany and frequent visits to trade fairs.

    In appreciation of staff opinion, we hold a regular staff meetings involving all members. This provides an opportunity for any issues to be raised, developments discussed and suggestions made.

    Environmentally Aware

    To avoid waste, we give all of our usable paper off-cuts to government primary schools. Whatever remains, is then recycled. We use environmentally and user friendly inks, fluids and solutions which are OSHA approved. Less gentle substances are then disposed of in an environmentally sound manner.

  • Working Together

    At Cole's Printery we have a dedicated team of staff members who work together to produce an excellent product. In our business, team work is a necessity as each and every member's role is vital to the end product. At Cole's Printery we appreciate and acknowledge the cooperation and dedication of our staff and recognize their role in our success. We consider ourselves to have the most knowledgeable, enjoyable and highly skilled staff in the industry.

    Your point of contact at our printery is Ann-Marie Goodridge, who will assist you.

Other Services

  • Offset Printing

    Our Offset printing presses enables us to produce high quality print whilst allowing us to keep our prices reasonable and competitive.

  • Digital Copy Centre

    This division has emerged as part of our ongoing commitment to provide you, with the communication tools to take your business beyond the 21st Century. Our equipment allows us to competitively service the short run and variable-data markets effectively.

  • Fulfillment/Storage

    Cole's Printery manages all finished goods through an excellent computerized inventory system. This provides you with a complete fulfillment history of your product and allows better management of your inventory and forecast of future usage ensuring optimum levels of stock.

  • Graphic Design

    Our creative team designs for a wide range of products including Annual Reports, promotional material, greeting cards and logos. The Prepress Department uses a wide variety of leading hardware and software in both PC and Mac platforms.

  • Web Approval

    At Cole's Printery we now offer the very latest technology in Web Approval. Using :ApogeeX from AGFA, :Delano WebApproval allows our customers added convenience and control with online proofing.

  • Shipping

    In meeting our aim to expand our services and excel in customer satisfaction, Cole's Printery now offers an extended shipping service to customers. We will continue as normal to ship products printed in house, but in addition to this we can pack and ship items not related to our printing service.

  • Social Media Solutions

    Make your presence known on Facebook, Twitter or Google +.

    As part of our Digital Division we offer creation and management of Social Media Pages.