Allwyn Jumbo Zerox purchases Bindwel’s Sigloch 500

Bindwel at Drupa 2024 highlighted the future of bookbinding. Its mantra at the show was 7 out of 10 books produced in India have been touched by Bindwel machines, services, or adhesives. To celebrate this achievement, Team Bindwel showcased the innovations and advancements by Indian book print firms that have shaped the industry. Do read the profile of Andheri-based Allwyn Jumbo Zero

10 Jul 2024 | By Anhata Rooprai

Who: Allwyn Jumbo Zerox, a commercial printing company founded by Bhimsi R Karia.

Where: Andheri in Mumbai; and so, it services the western suburbs of the city.

What Allwyn Jumbo Zerox does: The company provides all types of commercial printing including brochures, visiting cards, books on demand, and print-on-demand. The company operates out of a 1,000-sqft space, with nearly 30 employees per shift. 

Machines: It has a Xerox Iredesse, a DC616 from Duplo, a wiro-binding set-up, half-cutting machines, and other post-press devices.

Print jobs that Allwyn Jumbo Zerox is proud of: The company completed manuals for Jet Airways. This job required 4-5 days of work. Allwyn Jumbo Zerox completed the job before the deadline, working day and night. There are many off-the-shelf and corporate jobs. These were print jobs with two-lakh impressions which were completed in time. The company caters to companies like L&T and Reliance, as well as schools and colleges.

The company’s experience been with Bindwel: The company invested in a Sigloch 500. According to the company, the press offers quality and consistency, especially in terms of time. It used SigLoch 500 to print a book, Born for Other, for the church. It produced other print books.

Bhimsi R Karia said: As per my experience, the Sigloch 500 is very good for perfect binding jobs. It helped me expand my short-run and book-on-demand business. I am satisfied with the product from Bindwel.