Flex case or turned edge binding offers a modern solution for binding printed materials. Crafted with premium materials and innovative techniques, this method blends the sleek appearance of a hardcover with the flexibility of a softcover, ensuring both protection and ease of handling for your publications.

Discover more about this binding style and how our dedicated team can help with your self-publishing or business printing services below.

Minimum Size: 3.5 x 5.5 inches

Maximum Size: 11 x 12 inches

How Does it Work?

Flex case binding combines flexible materials and a rigid case structure to create a durable yet pliable binding for printed materials. The process involves adhering a flexible cover material, such as cloth or synthetic material, to a sturdy backing board. This flexible cover is then wrapped around the book block, providing protection and support while allowing for easy opening and closing.

What are the Benefits?

  1. Durability: Enjoy excellent durability, providing reliable protection for printed materials against wear and tear.

  2. Flexibility: Get greater flexibility, making opening and closing the book easier-ook without compromising its structural integrity.

  3. Sleek Appearance: Flex case binding creates a sleek and professional appearance that enhances the overall presentation of printed materials.

  4. Customization Options: Enjoy a wide range of customization options, including various cover materials, finishes, and embellishments.

  5. Lay-Flat Design: Allow books to lay flat when opened, providing a seamless reading experience and allowing for easy reference and note-taking.

When is it Ideal?

  1. Professional Portfolios: Flex case binding is the ideal choice for protecting and showcasing your work effectively.

  2. Corporate Brochures and Reports: Add a touch of professionalism to corporate brochures, annual reports, marketing materials, and presentations, making them more durable and visually appealing.

  3. Special Edition Books: Flex case binding is a premium, long-lasting binding option that enhances the value and collectability of the publication.

  4. Educational Materials: Flex case binding is suitable for textbooks, manuals, and educational materials, offering durability and ease of use.

  5. Travel Guides and Cookbooks: Flex case binding is well-suited for travel guides, cookbooks, and other reference materials that may be frequently used and handled.

  6. Corporate Gifts and Promotional Items: Flex case binding can be used for corporate gifts, promotional items, and marketing materials, adding a touch of elegance and sophistication to your brand presentation.

Contact us today to discover how our production and binding expertise can help with your next print project!

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