Category: Book Technologies

Softcover and hardcover books and photobooks, seminars

Fewer People Reading More Books

The book market in Germany achieved an increase in sales in 2021. The online business of bookstores continued to grow. However, changes in consumer behavior are coming at the expense of diversity in first publications. The first half of 2022 is marked by the economic crisis, drastic cost increases and…

The book market in Germany achieved an increase in sales in 2021. The online business of bookstores continued to grow. However, changes in consumer behavior are coming at the expense of diversity in first publications. The first half of 2022 is marked by the economic crisis, drastic cost increases and…

Ribbon – Page Finder of Remembrance

Everyone who reads a printed technical book, non-fiction book, art book, vacation travel guide or work of fiction probably asks themselves the question at the end of reading the first few pages: how can I find the page I was on again? At what point exactly do I open the…

Everyone who reads a printed technical book, non-fiction book, art book, vacation travel guide or work of fiction probably asks themselves the question at the end of reading the first few pages: how can I find the page I was on again? At what point exactly do I open the…

The Advertising Brochure Remains a Key Tool in the Marketing Mix

The announcement by the German retailer OBI in mid-July that it would do away with advertising brochures altogether in the future triggered a medium-sized earthquake in the advertising industry, but also in the print industry. Two weeks later, REWE Group, Germany’s largest food retailer, announced that it would be doing…

The announcement by the German retailer OBI in mid-July that it would do away with advertising brochures altogether in the future triggered a medium-sized earthquake in the advertising industry, but also in the print industry. Two weeks later, REWE Group, Germany’s largest food retailer, announced that it would be doing…

Digitize and Automate Processes With Smart Services

In the wake of Industry 4.0, Finishing 4.0 and Smart Factory, Smart Services are also becoming increasingly important. We are thus virtually igniting the next stage of MMServices and using digital tools that allow our customers and Muller Martini, for example, to monitor the condition of the machine.   As…

In the wake of Industry 4.0, Finishing 4.0 and Smart Factory, Smart Services are also becoming increasingly important. We are thus virtually igniting the next stage of MMServices and using digital tools that allow our customers and Muller Martini, for example, to monitor the condition of the machine.   As…

Three-Side Trim With the New Solit PRO: Making Approved Even More Perfect

Anyone who ever holds a popular magazine, a glossy magazine, a softcover brochure or a fine hardcover book in his hands appreciates a clean three-side trim. For decades, highly automated three-knife trimmers and trimmers from Muller Martini have ensured that you can read perfect print products – in perfect binding…

Anyone who ever holds a popular magazine, a glossy magazine, a softcover brochure or a fine hardcover book in his hands appreciates a clean three-side trim. For decades, highly automated three-knife trimmers and trimmers from Muller Martini have ensured that you can read perfect print products – in perfect binding…

Three-Side Trim With the New Solit PRO: Making Approved Even More Perfect

Anyone who ever holds a popular magazine, a glossy magazine, a softcover brochure or a fine hardcover book in his hands appreciates a clean three-side trim. For decades, highly automated three-knife trimmers and trimmers from Muller Martini have ensured that you can read perfect print products – in perfect binding…

Anyone who ever holds a popular magazine, a glossy magazine, a softcover brochure or a fine hardcover book in his hands appreciates a clean three-side trim. For decades, highly automated three-knife trimmers and trimmers from Muller Martini have ensured that you can read perfect print products – in perfect binding…

“Eco-Fashion” for the Book

Plastic as a material for print products and stationery is viewed with more skepticism than before in times of stronger commitment to sustainability and environmental protection. In the meantime, however, some manufacturers and suppliers from the printing industry and the paper, office supplies and stationery sectors are offering some alternatives…

Plastic as a material for print products and stationery is viewed with more skepticism than before in times of stronger commitment to sustainability and environmental protection. In the meantime, however, some manufacturers and suppliers from the printing industry and the paper, office supplies and stationery sectors are offering some alternatives…

World Book Day 2022

On April 23, the “World Book Day” is celebrated around the globe. A wide range of activities will be launched to encourage children to read.   It’s not easy to get children interested in reading books these days. As the father of a 14-year-old daughter and an 18-year-old son, I…

On April 23, the “World Book Day” is celebrated around the globe. A wide range of activities will be launched to encourage children to read.   It’s not easy to get children interested in reading books these days. As the father of a 14-year-old daughter and an 18-year-old son, I…

Producers of Book Blocks, Perfect Binding and Thread Sewing, this is a must read!

With the RF 700 backgluing and backlining machine from Muller Martini, you can produce book blocks for thread sewing at up to 70 cycles per minute in perfect quality.   You have two options for producing book blocks: perfect binding or thread sewing. Thread sewing is considered the highest quality type…

With the RF 700 backgluing and backlining machine from Muller Martini, you can produce book blocks for thread sewing at up to 70 cycles per minute in perfect quality.   You have two options for producing book blocks: perfect binding or thread sewing. Thread sewing is considered the highest quality type…

Paper Market Out of Control

Already last year, a confusing situation arose that caused the prices for paper, cardboard and corrugated board to go through the roof. There is still no relief in sight. I set out to find out how this turbulence on the paper market came about.   From all the people who…

Already last year, a confusing situation arose that caused the prices for paper, cardboard and corrugated board to go through the roof. There is still no relief in sight. I set out to find out how this turbulence on the paper market came about.   From all the people who…