Author: Muller Martini

Plump Promotion with Paper and Cardboard

Promotional items are often viewed with suspicion and skepticism – yet there are always original discoveries among them.   Every year, the Cologne-based publishing house WA Media presents the so-called “Promotional Gift Award”. This time a five-headed jury had met virtually for two days and evaluated 164 submissions of 130 enterprises…

Promotional items are often viewed with suspicion and skepticism – yet there are always original discoveries among them.   Every year, the Cologne-based publishing house WA Media presents the so-called “Promotional Gift Award”. This time a five-headed jury had met virtually for two days and evaluated 164 submissions of 130 enterprises…

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.…

How a Palletizer Increases Your Productivity

Want to cut your man-hours in saddle stitching by half? “Impossible,” you will say – “very possible,” is my answer. Because by using a palletizer from Solema, you not only increase the automation and therefore the production reliability of your saddle stitching line, but you also need significantly fewer personnel.…

Want to cut your man-hours in saddle stitching by half? “Impossible,” you will say – “very possible,” is my answer. Because by using a palletizer from Solema, you not only increase the automation and therefore the production reliability of your saddle stitching line, but you also need significantly fewer personnel.…

150 Stories to Marvel at

Three years – 150 blogs: These are the key figures of our little anniversary that we are celebrating today! Just in time for the three-year anniversary of the Muller Martini blog, we are publishing the 150th blog post. We are pleased that we amaze our readers with our articles and…

Three years – 150 blogs: These are the key figures of our little anniversary that we are celebrating today! Just in time for the three-year anniversary of the Muller Martini blog, we are publishing the 150th blog post. We are pleased that we amaze our readers with our articles and…

Are you ready for the big end-of-the-year push?

You can hear it in the school buses making their rounds again. See it in the first leaves that are just starting to drop outside your window. And if those signs were too subtle, you’ll know it’s fall because pumpkin spice is everywhere!  In our industry, the changeover from summer…

You can hear it in the school buses making their rounds again. See it in the first leaves that are just starting to drop outside your window. And if those signs were too subtle, you’ll know it’s fall because pumpkin spice is everywhere!  In our industry, the changeover from summer…

Four-Part Blog Series: Four Steps to the Smart Factory – Example 3: the Smart Factory

In my first and second blog in our four-part “Smart Factory” series, I introduced you to two Muller Martini customers on the topics of fully networked volume production and production cell manager on June 15 and August 17, 2021. The third episode is now about a company that has a…

In my first and second blog in our four-part “Smart Factory” series, I introduced you to two Muller Martini customers on the topics of fully networked volume production and production cell manager on June 15 and August 17, 2021. The third episode is now about a company that has a…