Welcome to API

A global supplier of foils, films and laminates. Adding visual appeal to products and packaging. Helping to communicate brand values. Authenticating brands and secure documents.

Our Services

Creative solutions, outstanding technical support and a friendly flexibility are just a step away via our global network of local distribution centres and quality manufacturing sites in the UK and USA.

Many of the world's premier brands are packaged using our laminated papers and boards

Stamping foils to enhance packaging and graphics

Protect against fraud and counterfeiting with sophisticated security solutions designed for your requirements

A simple, reliable and inexpensive solution to printing variable data and coding on products and packaging

Create distinctive and quality packaging with stunning holographic laminating film

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Latest News

Partnership Breaks the Boundaries of Cold Foil

A unique collaboration project involving Innovia Films and API Foils has been helping to showcase the possibilities of cold foil for label converters.

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New Versatile Foil Has Got It Covered

API Foils has developed a new more versatile, general-purpose matt pigment hot stamping foil. It offers both fine detail and broad area coverage across a wider range of applications than any other pigment foil previously available from API.

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ISO Award for API Holographics

API Holographics is proud to announce that the company has been awarded the prestigious ISO 14298 Management of Security Printing Processes at Governmental level, covering the design, origination and manufacture of security holograms. This upgraded certification from CWA to the worldwide recognised ISO level is a reliable guarantee of integrity for our Customers.

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Topics & Developments

Champagne Taittinger - the story so far

Little more than twelve months have elapsed since first API were introduced to the leading, family owned Champagne house of Taittinger. Based in the heart of the French countryside in Reims, it was the Fresnel lens effect that first captured the imagination, representing as it does the bubbles, so essential to quality Champagne. After some initial trials the marketing team quickly refined the graphics and, within months of that first contact, production of the first “bulles en fete” cartons was underway.

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