Category: Services

Finishing 4.0 in Action

The principles of Finishing 4.0 were developed not only to help printers and binderies of all sizes achieve optimal efficiency within today’s challenging, highly variable print landscape, but profit doing so. Muller Martini is recognizing a number of companies worldwide who have successfully implemented a Finishing 4.0 workflow. I’m pleased…

The principles of Finishing 4.0 were developed not only to help printers and binderies of all sizes achieve optimal efficiency within today’s challenging, highly variable print landscape, but profit doing so. Muller Martini is recognizing a number of companies worldwide who have successfully implemented a Finishing 4.0 workflow. I’m pleased…

Turning reduced capital equipment budgets into increased productivity, higher profits, and happier employees.

In general, large multi-plant printing and publishing companies generally allocate capital expenditure or CAPEX dollars for their satellite facilities. Before a new fiscal year begins, each plant’s management team submits detailed ROIs for new and replacement equipment. Unfortunately, the old American proverb, “the squeaky wheel gets the grease,” often applies…

In general, large multi-plant printing and publishing companies generally allocate capital expenditure or CAPEX dollars for their satellite facilities. Before a new fiscal year begins, each plant’s management team submits detailed ROIs for new and replacement equipment. Unfortunately, the old American proverb, “the squeaky wheel gets the grease,” often applies…

Challenged by a particular job? We’ll run it at our Demo Center.

If you’re struggling with the finishing of a complex job, or would just like some recommendations on how to  process it more efficiently, our Allentown, Pennsylvania, Demonstration Center may be worth considering. Case in point: Recently, one of my customers needed to replace an older saddle stitcher with a solution…

If you’re struggling with the finishing of a complex job, or would just like some recommendations on how to  process it more efficiently, our Allentown, Pennsylvania, Demonstration Center may be worth considering. Case in point: Recently, one of my customers needed to replace an older saddle stitcher with a solution…

In a word: Print.

Have you heard the latest on print vs. digital media? Studies show that comprehension is significantly better when reading printed material over digital. So, your children’s grades could see a higher return if they utilize the printed textbook. Tablets are great for expanding on content by linking to more information…

Have you heard the latest on print vs. digital media? Studies show that comprehension is significantly better when reading printed material over digital. So, your children’s grades could see a higher return if they utilize the printed textbook. Tablets are great for expanding on content by linking to more information…

Here’s One of the Most Cost-Effective Upgrades for an Aging Adhesive Binding Line.

Muller Martini and Kolbus adhesive binding lines produce hundreds of millions of books over their lifetime. And, with a variety of effective support options, these lines can be kept in production for a very long time, continuing to provide excellent service to their owners.   As the industry changes and…

Muller Martini and Kolbus adhesive binding lines produce hundreds of millions of books over their lifetime. And, with a variety of effective support options, these lines can be kept in production for a very long time, continuing to provide excellent service to their owners.   As the industry changes and…

Thanks to Our New Kolbus Additions, Muller Martini’s Finishing Portfolio is Better Than Ever.

In July, a group of regional sales managers, including myself, made our first trip to the Kolbus factory in Rahden, Germany. We went through extensive equipment training in the Blue Saloon, Kolbus’ renowned demo room, and we also toured the assembly portion of the facility as machines were being constructed.…

In July, a group of regional sales managers, including myself, made our first trip to the Kolbus factory in Rahden, Germany. We went through extensive equipment training in the Blue Saloon, Kolbus’ renowned demo room, and we also toured the assembly portion of the facility as machines were being constructed.…

Does a Remanufactured Machine Make Sense for Your Organization?

Muller Martini recently remanufactured a 335 Saddle Stitcher for Mitchell Press Ltd., the largest commercial heat-set web printer in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The company outputs on average over two billion publication pages per year.  I’ll let David Mitchell, Owner/President, describe his Muller Martini remanufacturing experience.   Steve…

Muller Martini recently remanufactured a 335 Saddle Stitcher for Mitchell Press Ltd., the largest commercial heat-set web printer in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The company outputs on average over two billion publication pages per year.  I’ll let David Mitchell, Owner/President, describe his Muller Martini remanufacturing experience.   Steve…

Need a replacement part? Here’s how you can help us get you the right part as fast as possible.

In today’s print industry, things move at a fast pace and change even quicker. Deadlines, however, rarely bend.  That’s one of the reasons why the Parts Department gets so many calls.   Our ten Parts Specialists support hundreds of different machine models with an unprecedented $40M inventory of OEM replacement…

In today’s print industry, things move at a fast pace and change even quicker. Deadlines, however, rarely bend.  That’s one of the reasons why the Parts Department gets so many calls.   Our ten Parts Specialists support hundreds of different machine models with an unprecedented $40M inventory of OEM replacement…

When It Comes to Muller Martini’s Certified Rebuilt Gluepots, Sometimes a Picture IS Worth a Thousand Words.

Polyurethane (PUR) glues for book binding applications have increased in popularity over the past twenty years. They provide superior page pull strengths and desirable layflat opening characteristics.   Applicator nozzles and specially designed pots are used to apply the glue to the book.  Both have advantages and disadvantages. Nozzles are closed…

Polyurethane (PUR) glues for book binding applications have increased in popularity over the past twenty years. They provide superior page pull strengths and desirable layflat opening characteristics.   Applicator nozzles and specially designed pots are used to apply the glue to the book.  Both have advantages and disadvantages. Nozzles are closed…

There’s Really Only One Way to Define Service: Muller Martini

It’s interesting to note that the word “service” has many meanings according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary. However, within the printing industry, there’s only one definition that customers care about:   “ To do maintenance or repair work on or for.”   I would add this critical caveat: To be a…

It’s interesting to note that the word “service” has many meanings according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary. However, within the printing industry, there’s only one definition that customers care about:   “ To do maintenance or repair work on or for.”   I would add this critical caveat: To be a…