Open Flap – and Cut!

Nothing makes a travel guide more noble and attractive than a cover with folded-in flaps glued to the book block with the most important information about the country as well as a few tips for excursions and culinary specialties. Flaps can also be ideally used as bookmarks. It’s no wonder…

Nothing makes a travel guide more noble and attractive than a cover with folded-in flaps glued to the book block with the most important information about the country as well as a few tips for excursions and culinary specialties. Flaps can also be ideally used as bookmarks. It’s no wonder…

I’ll be a Design Engineer at Muller Martini

Towards the end of my mandatory schooling, I never thought that I would one day learn a technical profession. Now I’m in my third year of training to become an EFZ design engineer (EFZ is the Swiss Federal Certificate of Proficiency) and I’m already working on very specific innovation projects. …

Towards the end of my mandatory schooling, I never thought that I would one day learn a technical profession. Now I’m in my third year of training to become an EFZ design engineer (EFZ is the Swiss Federal Certificate of Proficiency) and I’m already working on very specific innovation projects. …

Books Replace Plastic Toys

Books are increasingly being seen by fast food chains as an alternative to plastic toys. It’s a trend that’s sweeping more and more countries in Europe.   In the whole sustainability debate, international fast food chains such as McDonald’s or Burger King were made aware of their responsibility for the…

Books are increasingly being seen by fast food chains as an alternative to plastic toys. It’s a trend that’s sweeping more and more countries in Europe.   In the whole sustainability debate, international fast food chains such as McDonald’s or Burger King were made aware of their responsibility for the…

Recruit New Workers – Thanks to Intuitive User Interfaces and Barcode Workflows from Muller Martini

Legacy bindery equipment requires machine operators with deep mechanical and bookbinding knowledge. These must be combined with job-specific information to achieve high production speeds in the first place. Employees with these skills are hard to find in today’s job market and it takes a long time to acquire this experience.…

Legacy bindery equipment requires machine operators with deep mechanical and bookbinding knowledge. These must be combined with job-specific information to achieve high production speeds in the first place. Employees with these skills are hard to find in today’s job market and it takes a long time to acquire this experience.…

Stable with Needle and Thread

Not only because of its stability but also because of its great layflat behavior thread sewing is praised as the highest-quality bookbinding – special technical “features” enable to create books with surprising content.    In the competitions of the Stiftung Buchkunst, there are several thread-sewn books among the award-winning titles.…

Not only because of its stability but also because of its great layflat behavior thread sewing is praised as the highest-quality bookbinding – special technical “features” enable to create books with surprising content.    In the competitions of the Stiftung Buchkunst, there are several thread-sewn books among the award-winning titles.…

Resilience. The key to success during unprecedented times. Part 3: Share your experience.

There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that 2020 was a year for the books. Although we had high hopes for 2021, breakthrough cases of COVID-19 and the Delta variant have potentially slowed plans for a full and complete return to normalcy. Forced outside our business-as-usual comfort zone, we have…

There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that 2020 was a year for the books. Although we had high hopes for 2021, breakthrough cases of COVID-19 and the Delta variant have potentially slowed plans for a full and complete return to normalcy. Forced outside our business-as-usual comfort zone, we have…

Revival of the North American Book Market

8.2 percent more printed books sold last year – several new softcover lines installed or sold by Muller Martini in 2020 and 2021: the book market in North America is showing pleasing growth despite (or because of) the corona pandemic.   Without exaggerating, the current positive trend can be described…

8.2 percent more printed books sold last year – several new softcover lines installed or sold by Muller Martini in 2020 and 2021: the book market in North America is showing pleasing growth despite (or because of) the corona pandemic.   Without exaggerating, the current positive trend can be described…

Constants are Comforting

In a world riddled with uncertainties, it’s essential to know who you can count on. Like a friend who makes time for you when you need to talk. The paper delivery service that leaves the news of the world on your doorstep before you wake every morning. And hearing a…

In a world riddled with uncertainties, it’s essential to know who you can count on. Like a friend who makes time for you when you need to talk. The paper delivery service that leaves the news of the world on your doorstep before you wake every morning. And hearing a…