Broadside accordion folds, or single sheet accordion folds on cover stock, each require scoring in the first section before the right angle fold.
Even the simplest bindery department can be a complicated operation with a mix of post-press machinery, procedures and materials. No matter how well-trained an operator or manager, it's easy to miss something that leads to a mistake. A checklist can prevent mistakes with surprising results.
Nearly all of the successful marketing strategies were inspired by ideas from outside the printing industry.
Do you believe in the power of the printed word? By the number of printed newsletters I get from printers, I’d say “No.”
There are some surprising reasons a printing business (or an in-plant) might lose a client. If you’ve been around the printing industry for any time, you know all about the common yet fatal customer service problems such as missed deadlines, printing errors or finishing mistakes. However, recent research from Pitney Bowes details some reasons that…
The type of folding machine we’re talking about is seen in thousands of small quick printing shops and digital printing departments.
Puzzled by what's causing your folding machine to jam? Here are 18 important items you don't want to overlook.
If you don't do much rotary trimming on your tabletop folding machine, review this list of things to do and things to avoid.
This bindery video tip demonstrates a simple solution to a common problem with gluing covers on various perfect binding machines.
Struggling to fold heavy card stock on a tabletop folding machine? Here are 6 tips that could help.
Getting nicked by rotary cutting or perforating blades on your folding machine? Here are 6 easy ways to prevent it.
Here’s an ingenious way to use our folding machine to automatically produce a letter fold with a free floating insert.
Taking the time to ensure a job is done properly can affect customer relations. In shipping, knowing how to pack a box is crucial.
Here’s a folding machine perforating tip that will make your saddle stitching jobs run smoothly.
Even if you never see a customer in your job, you have an impact on the customer and on the bottom line. Your actions on the job affect