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A unique, combined, blanket and packing system

A unique, combined, blanket and packing system

BFS is always pleased to stay ahead of the game whilst informing UK printers of new innovations in the market.  In this case we not only can inform but we can offer you one of the first trials in the UK of this game changing product for wide web. Finito No-Stop is a...

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Budget Press Rollers

Budget Press Rollers

Are cheaper press rollers worth the risk or a false economy? Cheaper rollers are invariably made of cheaper compounds. This leads to a lowering of the chemical and physical properties which affects the dimensional stability and mechanical wear resistance of the...

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BFS features on Printweek Services Portfolio+

BFS features on Printweek Services Portfolio+

BFS supplies an extensive range of specialist pressroom consumables from some of the world’s most eminent manufacturers. A family business established in Berkshire 35 years ago, BFS began by supplying Rollin self-adhesive printing blankets to business forms and...

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The History of Natural Rubber

The History of Natural Rubber

Natural rubber has been used for thousands of years. Europeans saw it for the first time in the 16th century when Spanish Explorer, Hernan Cortes landed on the East Coast of Mexico 1519. Travelling inland, they discovered the first team-sport recorded in human...

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Great News for Wide Web Heatset Printers

Great News for Wide Web Heatset Printers

The exceptional MythoEvo has just got better. Designed to satisfy the strictest press requirements delivering exceptional print quality, a longer life and even better performance than its already advanced predecessors.

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Why aren’t my rollers lasting as long as they should?

Why aren’t my rollers lasting as long as they should?

BFS has been built on the ethos that Better Quality Lasts Longer and Saves You Money, but if you are still using harsh chemicals for your roller maintenance, or running print units dry without lubrication you are likely to find that even the best quality rollers will...

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UK’s sole manufacturer of Westland

UK’s sole manufacturer of Westland

bfs, the UK’s fastest growing print consumable distributor is proud of its status as sole UK manufacturer of Westland press rollers, and being a British manufacturer has never been so important, with Brexit just weeks away. Since January 2009 bfs has been the official...

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Celebrating 35 Years

Celebrating 35 Years

Celebrating 35 Years! In December 1986,  John and Carol Hope, husband and wife, set up Business Forms Services from a tiny premises in Reading. Known simply as bfs, selling Rollin Type100 printing blankets to business forms and envelope...

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Fork lift truck tyres that don’t cost the Earth!

Fork lift truck tyres that don’t cost the Earth!

With 35 years in the business of supplying and re-engineering press and folder rollers to customers, there's little we don't know about rubbers and polyurethanes. With this in mind, and some vigorous testing over 5 years we are now able to...

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New Cutting Table Installed at bfs

New Cutting Table Installed at bfs

Installed and fully operational! Our new cutting table is up and running at our factory in Berkshire, UK. Here we are cutting B1 printing blankets for one of our food carton customers using Rollin Graffity material. Click on the link below to watch a short video of...

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