Type and wordblocks

We are experts in the production of marking and embossing type along with type holders for both high speed and high volume production.

The company supplies worldwide a large range of type and wordblocks, manufactured in both brass and hardened steel, to suit all makes of hot foil printers. Spacers, type clips and locking clamps can also be supplied as required.

Over many years Bowers & Freeman has developed specialist engineering expertise that enables us to deliver standard and specialist type, often in foreign languages.

Many of our international customers are in the food and pharmaceutical industries so we understand the particular demands of those sectors.

To provide an additional service to customers, at Bowers & Freeman standard designs of type may be available from stock while special styles and typefaces are made to order – to the highest production standards yet with rapid despatch.

We also offer hardened steel type for different pharmaceutical operations: embossing type for blister packs or cartons and ink printing type for cartons as well as brass type for touch dry hot ink printers, in both flat and curved formats.

Expert technical advice on type and wordblocks is always available upon request.

For more information on our type and wordblocks please call us on + 44 (0)116 278 5311 or email us at info@bowersfreeman.com