Speed & Agility: How Publishers Can Adapt to the New Book Manufacturing & Distribution Model
Sponsored by: Muller Martini
Speakers: Jim Kaeli, Manager of Business Development, Hardcover Solutions, Muller Martini; Kurt Scherwatzky, Director, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Production Services, John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
The internet has accelerated the pace of commerce in all sectors, and book printing and publishing is no exception. The emergence of high-quality digital printing, run-of-one, print-on-demand and more have changed how book publishers can get their books to market. Meanwhile, the capabilities for finishing books have kept pace with this swift environment.
Book publishers need to stay educated on innovations in book manufacturing and what their printing partners are capable of in order to improve their printing and distribution operations, lower costs, and identify new business opportunities.
Register for this webinar to learn:
- Why book publishers need to effectively manage the life cycle of all titles, from bestsellers to the backlist.
- How innovations in digital printing are enabling shorter print runs (even down to book-of-one), facilitating more flexible distribution, and reducing returns and managing inventories.
- Valuable insights on the latest finishing solutions and how they complement agile book printing.
- Technology and workflow integrations required between publishers and printers to manage an efficient workflow – and what publishers should expect from printing partners.
Sponsored by Muller Martini
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