Print Awards

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Plant List

Folio's customers are offered the broadest range of bookbinding and print finishing services in the South-West.

Whether it's our ability to provide instant quotations, award-winning quality, or an unrivalled level of flexibility with no job too big, too small or too challenging for us to take on, Folio's involvement can help guarantee that any print finishing project progresses without hitch.

Folding Section

  • Stahl BH-82 6.4.4Z all buckle 
  • Stahl BH-66 6.4.Z all buckle
  • Spine and Latex Gluing
  • Stahl TD.78. 6.4.2.Z all buckle
  • Closed gate fold attachment
  • Herzog + Heymann 16 plate Miniature Folding

Saddle Stitching Section

  • Muller Martini Bravo Plus Amrys 4 station plus Cover Score Feeder 12,000 p/h
  • Loop stitching up to 4 heads
  • Endorse Folding
  • Small size kit 95 x 75mm
  • 4th & 5th Knife for 2 up Production
  • Duplo 600i Booklet Maker

Binding Section

  • Muller Martini Acoro A7 15 Feed stations with sheet recognition 7000 books p/h
  • Muller Martini Merit-S in line 3 knife trimmer
  • Muller Martini Ventura high speed thread sewing machine
  • Muller Martini VPN PUR Glue System
  • Singer Sewing Machine


  • 1xTauler Printlam CTI 105 B1 laminator. Matt, Gloss & Silk

Pocket Making Section

  • 2 x Moll marathon non capacity pocket/wallet make-up
  • From Credit Card sizes to Oversize A4
  • Double sided tape applicator

Multimailing Section

  • 1 x Stahl TD94 Flexomailer
  • 1 x Stahl Mini Mailers
  • Production of one piece mailers, remoistenable gumming
  • Bangtail envelopes, Plough folding, Peelable & Latex gluing
  • Spine gluing 8pp, 12pp & 16pp booklets
  • Card Tipping
  • Stop start perforating, Timed cutting
  • Maltese Cross folding
  • Maximum width 940mm

Wiro Binding

  • Renz Autobind AB500 Inserter
  • Renz 500 manual punch
  • James Burn EX610 Punch
  • James Burn BC24 Inserter
  • James Burn heavy duty punch
  • Setmaster 6/12 Duplex Collator
  • Setmaster 15 station 320x450mm Collator


  • Domino JetArray with GT2 Editor
  • Personalisation 
  • Mailsort
  • Sequential numbering

Ancillary Operations

  • Hang 4 Head paper drill
  • Ram Bundling 
  • Automatic Shrink wrapping
  • Hand work section
  • Palamides Paper Bander

Die Making

  • Gerber Profiler
  • Unica Bender

We manufacture all types of cutting and creasing formes to customer’s specifications using high quality technology. These can be produced from samples, drawings, tracings and also using our AutoCAD equipment. Information can be accepted into our CAD system on dxf, eps or pdf files and these can be sent direct to us using e mail on including any quotations or just send us your email and receive our weekly Folio/Avon dies update, with news on our capacity in various departments, saving that valuable time of phoning round to find space to place your job.

We have been supplying the plastics industry for over 25 years and are well placed to offer technical advice combined with good quality products. The use of technology allows us to offer customers a fast turnaround time and improved accuracy.

Cutting and Creasing Section

  • 2 x Polar 115E System guillotine with jogger and transomat
  • 1 x Seypa 132 Guillotine. Maximum sheets size 1320mm
  • 1 x Heidelberg Varimatrix B1 cutting and creasing with auto stripping
  • 2 x Heidelberg Cylinders up to 640 x 900 Cylinder
  • 3 x Hand Fed Platens. Maximum sheet size 1800x1500mm
  • Full on site computerised Die Making facilities
  • Bograma 750 Servo. In line die cutting Unit

The Bograma can be fitted to the end of a folding machine, saddle stitchers or binding line. To produce die cut to shape or miniature products in one process.