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Rat Shop

Posted by ESC on February 07, 2006

In Reply to: Rat Shop posted by Glenn Beighton on February 06, 2006

: Rat Shop - A printers term referring to a printing firm which has not been recognised by the printing unions and which may be given accepted status after a trial period. I served my apprenticeship in one.

Interesting. I worked for newspapers during the beginning of my brilliant career. Non-union establishments, I'm afraid.