News Release


August 12, 2014


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Kevin Moll, B&R Moll

+1-267-288-0282 ext. 108


Chris Burke, BtB Marketing Communications




Space-efficient design has one of the industry’s smallest machine footprints…

B&R Moll Compact Folder/Gluer Delivers High Performance For Digital Press Output

WICKFORD, ESSEX, UK – 12 August, 2014 – B&R Moll, Inc., the industry’s leading supplier of folder/gluers and specialized bindery finishing equipment for printing and packaging facilities, has developed the Moll Compact, a space-efficient versatile folder/gluer machine with one of the smallest footprints available. Based on B&R Moll’s full-size Vantage 720 finishing system, the Moll Compact is a friction-fed folder/gluer that is ideal for small format folding and finishing work, including straight-line boxes, pillow packs, coffee cup sleeves, and more.

The Moll Compact folder/gluer has overall dimensions of 1.5mW x 3.7mL x 1.2mH, and is available in 66cm, 91cm and 101cm configurations to accommodate a wide variety of materials and run multiple streams. Equipped with a tipper fold plate and plow fold capability to handle multiple fold formats, the Moll Compact also features a two-line hot-melt gluing system and a standard Dial-A-Stack unit with a batch counter.

“The Moll Compact folder/gluer delivers a lot of the features and functionality of our full-size folder/gluers, but in a reduced footprint machine ideal for smaller print and finishing shop areas,” Darren Vernon, director of Moll International. “Its quick change-over time also makes it ideal for use with digital printing systems.  When the time comes to upgrade, the Moll Compact can be converted to a full-size Vantage 720 system with the addition of a Versa-Fold unit.”

The Moll Compact folder/gluer can handle paper weights ranging from 140g/mto 500g/m2 (70lb. cover to 28pt.) stocks in sizes ranging from 50mm x 102mm (2 x 4 inches) up to 838mm x 508mm (33 x 20 inches).  Maximum linear speed is 130m/min (425ft/min).  The system is available for either 400V 3-phase, 60A/50Hz or 220V 3-phase, 60A/60Hz power connections and a 0.7mPa  (90psi) compressed air connection.

For more information on the Moll Compact Folder/Gluer, visit: https://mollbrothers.com/product/compact/

B&R Moll’s international location is Moll International, Ltd in Wickford, Essex, UK and handles sales, service, and demonstrations throughout Europe. B&R Moll’s global headquarters is in Warminster, PA, USA.  Contact Moll International by phone at +44 (0)12685 60962, by fax at +44 (0)12685 60963 or on-line at: www.mollinternational.co.uk



B&R Moll, Inc. is the industry’s leading supplier of folder/gluers and specialized bindery and finishing equipment for printers, including the Premier, Regal, Vantage 720 In-Line, Marathon and Compact folder/gluer systems, as well as a complete line of accessory equipment for feeding, stacking, die-cutting, perforation and taping functions.  All B&R Moll machines are manufactured in the US. More information can be found at B&R Moll’s website at www.mollbrothers.com.


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