There are many reasons to use Alpha

Experience, passion and expertise for a start

We have over 10 years’ experience in manufacturing and distributing Z fold card type products throughout Europe, North America and Africa with orders from 50 to 5 million. No job is too big or too small.

During this time over 300 million of these products have passed through our manufacturing facilities, so we are more than equipped to advise you on the optimum solution for your requirements and provide you with a variety of options representing the best value.

It is our deep knowledge of the manufacturing process and experience of the widest range of applications, paper stocks, cover finishes and distribution options that puts us in the best position to meet and exceed your expectations.


Reasons to trust Alpha Card

  • We are passionate about our products and their limitless applications.
  • We pride ourselves on our product knowledge and responsiveness to your requirements and will work harder to offer better value and find the optimum solution.
  • Our manufacturing expertise and determination to bring you the best quality products at the best value, aligned with control of the manufacturing process, enables us to bring you the best possible turnaround times without sacrifice. 

Our manufacturing


Means our clients receive the right solution >

Meet some of the team

  • Name Ian Whitfield

    Job Title Managing Director

    Over 10 years’ experience of manufacturing and distributing Z folding card type products throughout the UK, mainland Europe and beyond and passionate about extolling their virtues and almost limitless applications. If you want a solution or an idea, ask Ian!

    Loves football, be it Middlesbrough FC or Rawdon Old Boys AFC, who Alpha Card are proud to sponsor.


  • Name Kat Fox

    Job Title Operations Director and Company Secretary

    Kat, like Ian, has over 10 years’ experience of Z folding card type products and uses her formidable organisational skills as well as deep product knowledge to ensure that we deliver on time and in full every time.

    Loves the outdoor life and can usually be seen walking her dogs, cycling or chasing around after her young son. Likes her pink fizz evenings with her friends and a bit of retail therapy when possible.


  • Name James Nightingale

    Job Title Business Development Manager

    With a background in sales James is responsible for UK sales and will work hard to find the best product for your requirements.

    Having spent many years at Huddersfield Town his tenacity in selling is matched by his tenacity in midfield as captain of Rawdon Old Boys.


  • Name Lisa Ambros

    Job Title Marketing, Design and German Territory Business Development Manager

    A native Austrian living in Yorkshire, Lisa is fluent in German as well as speaking English excellently. Lisa oversees our marketing activities as well as doing design work when clients require it. She is the main point of contact for our German speaking clients and distribution partners in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

    Lisa will also give incoming artwork a thorough review to ensure any issues are identified early and the interface with the production process goes smoothly.

    A keen skier and shopper Lisa gets more chance to do the latter than the former here in Yorkshire!


  • Name Megan Dixon

    Job Title Business Development Manager Spain

    As a Modern Languages Graduate fluent in Spanish and French and with excellent client care skills, Megan is responsible for our Spanish market as well as supporting Nic with our French speaking clients.

    As an ex Gymnast Megan is also excellent at cartwheeling through the office!


  • Name Nicaise Miere

    Job Title Business Development Manager France

    A Swiss national fluent in French and German, Nic originally joined us as an Intern but is now a full-time member of the team and is responsible for our French speaking markets as well as supporting Lisa with our German speaking clients.

    As a keen footballer Nic will no doubt be joining James in the Rawdon Old Boys squad as well as making the most of the Yorkshire hospitality.


  • Name Otis

    Job Title The Company Dog

    Can usually be found making himself at home and has his favourite spots that can’t be used for anything else!

    Makes us smile and helps us keep it real at times!

    Email twitter @doggymcdogface