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…

Two of the best investments you can make. Equipment Inspections and Operator training.

You might have run your Muller Martini saddle stitcher or perfect binding line for many years. You probably produced millions of brochures, books or magazines with it. Many of your operators and maintenance staff worked on the equipment over the years. Perhaps you moved it when your facilities expanded. The…

You might have run your Muller Martini saddle stitcher or perfect binding line for many years. You probably produced millions of brochures, books or magazines with it. Many of your operators and maintenance staff worked on the equipment over the years. Perhaps you moved it when your facilities expanded. The…

Digital Notes on Paper

Today, appointment calendars, notebooks and schedulers come in both printed and electronic formats. Meanwhile, modern technologies allow direct multimedia linking of information contained therein.    More and more people in society appreciate the advantages of both information media in their daily work and private lives when organizing themselves: When using…

Today, appointment calendars, notebooks and schedulers come in both printed and electronic formats. Meanwhile, modern technologies allow direct multimedia linking of information contained therein.    More and more people in society appreciate the advantages of both information media in their daily work and private lives when organizing themselves: When using…

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…

How we contribute to earth day

April is the month when we celebrate Earth Day.  This has got me thinking about how my industry, Graphics Arts Finishing Equipment, fits into the broad ecological picture.   Commercial Printing’s use of paper (whose basic raw material comes from trees) has gotten a bad rap over the years as…

April is the month when we celebrate Earth Day.  This has got me thinking about how my industry, Graphics Arts Finishing Equipment, fits into the broad ecological picture.   Commercial Printing’s use of paper (whose basic raw material comes from trees) has gotten a bad rap over the years as…

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…

Thanks to Bachelor Thesis to Technical Innovation

Imagine the following: Printed products – they may be different or they may all be the same – run along a conveyor track. There is no barcode or other identification printed on them that could be scanned to tell us which product it is. So how can I track and…

Imagine the following: Printed products – they may be different or they may all be the same – run along a conveyor track. There is no barcode or other identification printed on them that could be scanned to tell us which product it is. So how can I track and…

Automation Technician is Exactly the Right Job for Me

I think I was similar to many other students visiting the last school year. I didn’t really have a clue about what profession I wanted to learn and what job might suit me best. Mediamatiker sounded kind of exciting to me. But when I finally had a trial day, I…

I think I was similar to many other students visiting the last school year. I didn’t really have a clue about what profession I wanted to learn and what job might suit me best. Mediamatiker sounded kind of exciting to me. But when I finally had a trial day, I…