Binding/Finishing

Franklin University Print Services Spreads Out
August 26, 2015 at 10:36 am

Sometimes you have to fight to expand your in-plant. Other times you just have to be in the right place at the right time. The latter was the case at Franklin University Print Services. [caption id="attachment_12740" align="alignleft" width="352"] Matt Roper inspects a flyer coated on the in-plant’s new Duplo Ultra 100 Pro UV Coater.[/caption] “The…

Graph Expo 15 Product Preview
August 24, 2015 at 2:44 pm

Digital Printing Canon USA will highlight the new Océ VarioPrint i300 sheetfed color inkjet

Berea Brings Perfect Binding In-house
July 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm

As the costs of outsourcing perfect binding crept upward, Melvin Cooper knew it was time for his in-plant to take control. So earlier this year, Berea College Printing Services installed a Spiel Sterling Digibinder Plus, bringing perfect binding capabilities in-house, decreasing costs and improving turnaround times.

Wire Binding a Hit
February 1, 2015

While at PRINT 13, the manager of an in-plant at a Midwestern energy company saw a demo of the Sterling Digipunch and Rilecart WB-450 double loop wire binder at the Spiel Associates booth and was impressed. So last spring the 11-employee in-plant installed both pieces of equipment and began punching and binding training manuals, calendars, trade show brochures and more.

Bindery Upgrades Save Time and Money for AEP
February 1, 2015

Printing about 4 million offset and digital impressions a year, American Electric Power (AEP) Workplace Services is a busy in-plant. In addition to printing, the shop processes 285,000 pieces of incoming/outgoing mail a year, and oversees the design and order fulfillment of 4,000 company forms.

No Cracks with New Creaser
February 1, 2015

When cracking appeared in a Christmas card that his in-plant produced for the university president, John Keating knew it was time to bring a new creaser on board.

Increased Automation at Woman's Hospital
February 1, 2015

Graphic Services at Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge, LA was in need of a more automated option to replace its old folder. It found exactly that with the Standard Horizon AFC-566A.

Temple Brings Booklet Binding In-house
February 1, 2015

For years, Temple University Digital Document Services reported to Business Services, and getting approval for new equipment was a challenge. Then a curious thing happened at the Philadelphia university about a year ago.