Serving the print industry nationwide

Encapsulating, Laminating, Print Finishing and Film Supplies

The Express Group are a trade supplier that has been serving the print industry for over 30 years. Whilst specialising in encapsulating, we also offer a comprehensive print finishing and laminating service. In addition we sell an extensive range of laminating and encapsulating films to customers who have their own machines in house.
We proudly only uses supreme high quality materials and operate a rigorous quality control program at every stage of our production. This goes to ensure that our high standards go to meet the rightfully growing demands of the print industry at all times.
We are honoured to be considered one of the top specialist print finishers in the UK today


We encapsulate any size of print from business cards up to large posters.
Our high speed encapsulating lines are capable of producing both high volumes as well as small orders.
Our turnaround is fast, with most orders being produced within 24 hours. And with our nationwide next day delivery service we can ensure your tightest deadlines are always met.

Film Sales

Our film division National Laminates Direct, stock and supply a wide and unrivalled range of Laminating and Encapsulating films for every type and make of machine on the market today. Our films are all slit here in house to your specifications and we distribute throughout the UK and Europe. No order is too small, and even if it is just one roll you need you can be sure that you will be using the same high quality film that we use here ourselves.


Our trade laminating service is also fast. Operating with a wide range of machines and films to guarantee the perfect finish to any digital or Litho printed material from SRA4 up to B2

Print Finishing

To complement our Encapsulating and Laminating services we offer an extensive range of print finishing. Including Drilling, Round cornering, Guillotining, Eyeletting, Die cutting, collating and various types of hand finishing.


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We can encapsulate any sheet size from A7 to A0

Using high-grade encapsulating films on modern machinery, we have four standard weights of plastic in Gloss, Matt & Ultra Matt finishes

Roll Film

To compliment our encapsulating service we also offer superior quality finishing services

World class service

We know what it’s like to require excellent service. Our philosophy is to treat you as we would like to be treated. With a hands on sales on & customer service team, it’s no wonder that our customers are so happy!

24/7 Production Facility

Our production facility operates around the clock to ensure that we are able to deliver on time, everytime.

Superior Turnaround Times

Express constantly adapts to the ever increasing demands and needs of the Encapsulating print finishing industry. We are proud to offer a professional, high-speed, reliable and cost-effective service.

Unbeatable Prices

Our prices are low, and stay low. Get in touch with our excellent sales & support team to see just how much you can save by switching to Express.

Unparalleled Quality

With over 30 years of experience and a great reputation, we use only the highest quality materials with rigorous quality control, and are considered one of the top specialist print finishers in the UK today.

Unparalleled Quality

A quality trade encapsulation service at rockbottom prices. Redefining the standard for print finishing and roll film supply.

Perfectionists approve

You can rely on us for; high speed delivery, high quality encapsulating and low prices.