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04.01.2022
Open spine books, or showing what’s hidden

Open spine books, or showing what’s hidden

For some people, bare spine binding verges on exhibitionism. For others, it is a pleasant change and a breath of fresh air. Bookbinding that exposes the block spine is controversial, as it uncovers wh [...]

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09.12.2021
Eco-friendly – how to print greener

Eco-friendly – how to print greener

Products and solutions that do not harm the environment are increasingly sought after. The printing and publishing market is no exception here. Our clients would like to know how to print to be more e [...]

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18.11.2021
Half-binding – what you should know about it

Half-binding – what you should know about it

Half-binding is not a new invention but it can still puzzle some less seasoned professionals in the printing industry. So, what is it really and what about the other half? For this type of binding [...]

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03.11.2021
Unwanted books – how to deal with them?

Unwanted books – how to deal with them?

unwanted booksBookworms find the problem tough. However, the truth is that we do not often want to keep all the books we own. Our shelves are stacked with unwanted gift books, books we bought on impul [...]

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09.09.2021
Good openability – key factors

Good openability – key factors

Reading the earlier post, you had the opportunity to find out what openability of a book is and why it is so important. Today, we will discuss the issue of what really affects it. There are numerous f [...]

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19.08.2021
Openability of books

Openability of books

The openability of a book is a bit like air quality: if it is good, we pay it no attention. However, if it leaves much to be desired, it becomes a source of our constant frustration. What does openab [...]

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23.06.2021
Where do books come from?

Where do books come from?

Where do books come from? The most casual answer is that they come from the bookstore. Whereas in fact they are the product of the work of countless people that first create the content and then give [...]

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24.05.2021
Own paper, tipped end paper, hooked end paper

Own paper, tipped end paper, hooked end paper

We dealt with the end paper on our blog before. The post focused on one of the possible finishes and its aesthetic aspects. This does not mean that we have said everything there is to be said about th [...]

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30.04.2021
A request for proposal – how do we draw it up?

A request for proposal – how do we draw it up?

A request for proposal often causes a lot of problems. Those responsible for drawing them up omit many of the parameters necessary for the correct calculation of the price of the service to be rendere [...]

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