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Top up card printing - Northstar Design

Distribute unique access codes, safely & securely with our top-up card solutions

Top up card, Access card, Data card - Whatever you call them, we print them!

Northstar’s fully integrated service voucher card printing.

Voucher card printing is a simple and effective way to interact with your customer. Along with Gift Cards they’re a great way to reward customers for their loyalty, offer a discount, an enhanced experience or special products. They’re a simple and effective method of creating strong customer experiences.

In their simplest form a Voucher card or Gift card encourages customers to visit your website or shop to redeem its value. On a more strategic level they can be a powerful marketing tool. By understanding and fully exploiting the mechanics of a voucher card, incorporating variable data, they can be taken to a whole new level as a marketing tool.

Unique codes, variable data and scratch card technology for complete integrity.

The key to an effective voucher card printing solution is the use of  variable data (such as unique redeemable codes or bar codes) and using these either in-store or on-line. The use of such data allows you to manage and control a promotion. The application of a scratch off panel over the codes provides an additional level of security and integrity which is vital where codes or data can only be redeemed once.

Over the years Northstar has developed  a wide range of Gift card & Voucher card Printing solutions that you can trust.

Quality control from start to finish.

When distributing promotional cards with unique codes, you need to know that they’re 100% reliable with complete security and integrity. Our systems allow us to track and trace all cards in production. This level of control also allows us to supply cards in specific pack quantities or complex sequences which may be a requirement for your distribution and roll out .

It all adds up to a service that you can trust to give you total peace of mind.

<strong>Strict quality control systems</strong> to ensure that all data is carefully managed. During production our systems allow us to <strong>control and identify all cards throughout the whole process.</strong>
For Gift Cards and Voucher Cards consider the following products:

Bespoke GamesNumbered Cards

Data Security & Integrity

Strict management and control of codes & data.

Traceability of all cards during production

Advice on security features to ensure integrity



Scratch card technology

Use scratch off panels for added security.

Suitable for voucher cards with unique codes and gift cards where codes can only be redeemed once.

Number & card sequencing

If you need the data or cards sequenced in a specific way we can oblige.

From 500 to 500,000 cards we have the systems in place that monitors each card during production

National & International

We manufacture for customers as far as the other side of the world. They keep coming to Northstar for our quality, consistency and integrity. When you're dealing with effectively money, you need 100% trust



Supply & Packaging

Need 25, 50, 100 cards in a pack? - We can supply this.

Need your cards in a specific sequence? We have solutions to get the right mix

Need cards packed, wrapped or boxed? - We have the systems to deliver.

Top up card printing cards in use

A safe and easy way to distribute vouchers

Domestic Utilities

Top up your water, gas or electric

In a land far, far away (Micronesia to be specific). Islanders top up their utilities with top-up cards manufactured to very exacting standards here in the North West of England. They may appear to be a simple scratch card solution, but these little cards are produced to ensure complete integrity and reliability when they’re eventually used on the other side of the world.
Print runs usually: 60,000 to 120,000 cards per batch.

TV & Cable Access cards

Client: Iroko TV

When you want to control access to a product or service a scratch card with a unique code is a simple and cheap way to distribute them. These cards produced for Iroko TV were printed & managed strictly to ensure complete traceability and integrity as each had a face value

Individually numbered and referenced cards

Print run of 20,000 + cards

Subscription card

Client: De Werktitel

Belgian Publishers De Werktietel were looking for a solution that would drive customers to their website ‘’ and sign up for a trial of their editorial content. They found that a scratch card with a unique access code under the scratch panel was a simple yet effective solution for managing such a task. The cards were sold for a discounted fee and purchasers were able to log on, enter their access code and receive the content.
Print runs of 2000 cards.

Individually numbered

Voucher Cards Links & Resources

Click any of the links below for more scratch card promotion information