Saddle Stitch vs Spine Glue #PrintProTip: Maximising the Value of Your Print Investment

Cameron Print Pro Tip

Inprint BDM Greg Cook explains how changing from saddle stitch to spine glue could save you tens of thousands on your next print run.

Price comparison:

Saddle Stitching
300,000 copies @ 12pp 115gsm
Spine Glued
2/3 price for same configuration

Why is spine glued more cost effective?
Because the same product runs through through 1 machine, instead of 3.

Plus, spine glueing is up to:


  • What is saddle stitching?
    This means the product is stapled along the centre fold.
  • What is spine glued?
    This means the product is glued along the centre fold using adhesive.

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Greg Cook is one of Inprint’s print experts. Learn about more options that can help you maximise your print investment budget.

Call Greg direct on 07 3360 1201.