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Bell & Bain has acquired J Thomson Colour Printers. Click here for more details.

We’ve Been Here Since 1831 To Present

As one of the largest independent UK dedicated book & journal printers & binders –
Bell & Bain Ltd are as passionate about your business as we are about ours and we are
absolutely focused on customer satisfaction on a personal level.

Mission Statement

We look to work together in partnerships with our clients, ensuring a solid basis where expectations are exceeded and time frames are met consistently.

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We are masters of our craft, and we consistently deliver exceptional printing and binding services, making us the printer of choice for many leading publishers, time and time again.

Originally founded by James Bell and Andrew Bain in 1831, we are now one of the largest dedicated, independent book & journal printers and binders in the UK.

From our two Scottish production facilities, we service over 600 clients printing and binding for most of the UK’s major publishers and institutions as well as publications and journals for the business, educational, financial, medical, religious, scientific, trade and technical markets.


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