November 2016: Bindery Upgrades
IFS have just finished installing new Horizon machinery in our bindery. We can now finish A4 landscape brochures in house, any quantity from 1 to many thousands.
November 2016: Press Room Upgrades
Our new Ricoh 9100 has been installed. This is Ricoh's flag ship digital press in the Heavy duty cycle production engine class. It's also our first machine capable of printing on larger sheet sizes and this allows us to extend and enhance our product range.
October 2016: Bindery Upgrades
To support our hardback book manufacturing, our new CMC automatic casemaker has just been installed that replaces our older manual casemaker. As well as a big jump up in capacity, this allows us to keep our prices competitive for larger quantity orders, while helping us to keep quality consistently high.
December 2015: Bindery Upgrades
After a long wait (they were manufactured for us) we have our new state-of-the-art Schmedt casing in machine and book press and joint-setting machine up and running. This makes it easier for us to manufacture longer runs of hardback books quickly and increases the quality, consistency and strength of our products.
October 2015: Bindery Upgrades
Renz has just installed our new Mobi 360. This is the latest automated wire binding machine and runs alongside our James Burn automatic wire binder. The Renz specialises in quick changeovers for consistent quality on shorter jobs.
January 2015: Press Room Upgrades
Our new Xerox Versant 2100 has been installed. This is one of the first installations in the UK of Xerox's new 100 page a minute colour digital press. The new press adds additional capacity alongside our existing Konica-Minolta machines.
October 2014: Press Room Upgrades
Our new Xerox Nuvera 144 EA has been installed. After evaluating all available high end black and white presses, we decided to stick with Xerox and have selected the latest generation Nuvera digital press. The print quality is outstanding and this gives our press room a much needed boost in capacity, running alongside our existing machines.
September 2014: Bindery Upgrades
With coil (spiral) binding an increasingly large part of our business, Inky has installed a Plastikoil Gateway 3000QS. This is a volume manufacturing machine that allows us to produce large quantities of coil bound books to a consistently high quality.