After baring the follies of Australia's news publishers to delegates at this year's INMA World Congress, Melbourne academic Mark Ritson is set to face the local industry at the end of this year's Inform News Media Summit.
Müller Martini’s Roman Beeler explains features to Linda Tenenbaum, managing director of MPD
After the success of its tenth anniversary celebration last year, Müller Martini opened the doors of its showroom in the Sydney suburb of Silverwater for a second open day.
On show was one of the first Primera E140 saddlestichers released into the marketplace following the 14000 cph machine’s DRUPA launch. The highly-automated system has the flexibility needed for upgraded newspaper inserts and supplements, as well as being suitable for a range of commercial applications. Tabloid-sized hoppers can be hand, stream or roll fed and the system can be interfaced with modules for sample glueing, addressing, inserting and film wrapping under JDF/JMF control.
Managing director Livio Barbagallo says recent years have given the Australian subsidiary a lot of exciting moments: “This event is a small gesture to give something back,” he says.