Flexo Plate Manufacturer

Flexo plate or flexo stereo maker based in Leyland, Lancashire

We are a flexo plate manufacturer that makes high quality digital and analog flexo printing plates or "flexo stereos". For as long as we have been around, we have always been based in Leyland, Lancashire. Nevertheless, we supply our plates to the whole UK and the rest of the world. Our aim is to be the best at what we do. So even though we're not the biggest, we want to make the highest quality flexo plates available with just as good customer care.

Forward Flexo, flexo printing using flexo plates
Forward Flexo, flexo printing using flexo plates

We also output top-class negative and positive films. Our family of ECRM & LINOTRONIC image-setters are used to do this. We use these as they create very high quality artwork with a high resolution. This allows the plates to show every fine piece of detail and recreate your art superbly. 

We supply flexographic plates (flexo stereos) from pioneers in photopolymer products which include: Asahi, Jet, Ohkaflex, Dupont, Cyrel, Agfa, Toyobo, Torelief and Miraclon.

Consequently, you can have confidence in the high quality of your print with our plates. 


Our Flexo Printing Plates are very versatile and can be used for many different uses. Different types of plates are better for different uses. You can have a look at the properties of each plate and which plate is best for you on our flexo plate page. Some uses include Sand casting plates, wallpaper plates, label printing and many more. We also make plates for box manufacturers, perfect for cardboard packaging boxes and corrugated boxes.

How fast can we deliver?

The flexible packaging market is undoubtedly very demanding. Because of this, printers obviously need reliable flexo plates suppliers to deliver their expectations quickly and efficiently. We understand this and our team is dedicated to meeting these demands.

Therefore, we offer a 24 hour manufacturing turnaround time from payment or agreement of terms. As a result, you will receive your plates in time to meet your print deadlines.

Flexo printing plate from flexo plate manufacturer forward flexo
Flexo Plate From Forward Flexo

Customer Service

We are always happy to get in contact with a new customer. Just tell us your requirements and we'll do the rest! You can get in contact with us by Email or phone. Click the red circle to see our Contact Us.

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Dedicated To Your Product

We are dedicated to accommodating your unique printing plate specifications. This dedication along with high quality products secures our place as one of the leading flexo plate suppliers

What can it be used for?

You can use our versatile plates for printing onto virtually any type of substrate. Thus includes plastic, metallic films, cellophane and paper

Our in-house team use professional graphic design tools from Adobe, Esko, Enfocus, Corel and Harlequin.
Our powerful software and equipment, along with over 40 years of experience as flexo plate manufacturers, means that we can take on the most challenging jobs with confidence.

In summary, Forward Flexo is the ideal choice of plate maker for all your flexo stereo making requirements. Whether you need plates for packaging boxes, wallpapers or anything else requiring our plates, get in contact with us today using any of the methods below.

We would love an opportunity to discuss your individual requirements.

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For Letterpress, Hot Foiling (Hot Stamping), Embossing, Dry Offset and Bakelite Moulding Plates, please visit our sister company Centurion Graphics.