Hot Stamping Foils

Milford Astor Foilmakers is Australia’s leading manufacturer, supplier and exporter of hot stamping foil products, and the only manufacturer in the Southern Hemisphere.

We specialize in metallised and pigmented foils for packaging, labeling, coding and plastics applications. With technology constantly advancing, our Company develops and produces many new products, working co-operatively with our customers worlwide, to meet the challenges of their processes and materials.

Download our Foil Catalogue PDF here (1.54 MB)

Our extensive range includes:

- Metallic foils for graphics, plastics and leather
- Pigment foils  
- Gloss & Semi-gloss foils for plastics
- Pearl foils for graphics
- Metallic foils for flat bed, rotary and cylinder presses
- Woodgrain foils for superior finishes on MDF board
- Specialty foils and holographic foil

Our extensive range of local and imported hot foils are widely recognised as suitable for a wide range of paper and film substrates, both coated and uncoated label stock as well as varnished and ink coated papers.  Our foils are suitable for date, coding, pharmaceutical and label requirements. Whatever the application, Foilmakers has a hot stamping foil suitable for your needs.

Email: sales@astor.com.au

Click on this link to download our Pigment Foils Colour Guide.

 

Metallics - General

GFE Grade
GFE is an Australian made easy release foil, general purpose for medium to large solid areas. Suitable for dry and smooth papers and board. This foil was developed for scuff resistance of embossed images.

402 Grade
402 is an easy release foil, general purpose suitable for foiling medium to fine type, and small to medium coverage. Suitable for plain papers and boards, some PP/PE and OPP film laminates.

045 Grade
045 is  an medium release foil, suitable for all types of smooth papers and boards. Will print on most inks and UV varnishes, for fine to medium print definition

402000  Grade Clear
Versatile clear foil used to increase gloss level on printed surface, for highlighting. Consider the use of clear foil as opposed to spot UV, as it is suitable for embossing, creasing and die cutting (as spot UV can be prone to cracking)

HU Grade Holographics
Is an medium release foil, suitable for most substrates with fine definition. Suitable  for all types of smooth papers boards. Will print on most inks and lacquered papers.

Rotary – Hot Foil

UVP Grade
Versatile foil for rotary press with high speed. Suitable for foiling medium type and small to large coverage. Suitable for plain paper and board, printed paper, PET/OPP film laminates.

UOP Grade
Suitable for rotary press with high speed. Suitable for foiling medium type and small to large coverage. Excellent for overprinting with both conventional and UV inks, PET/OPP film laminates, plain paper and boards, printed paper.

SFE Grade
An Australian made foil suitable for uncoated stock with rough surface. Good for heavy to solid areas. This foil was  specially formulated for foiling dry and difficult label stocks, on rotary press.