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Industry News
Donald Vass has been mending books for the King County Library Stystem in the Seattle area 26 years. He believes he may be their last full-time... Read more >
Industry News
Book Business recently shared an article from The Conversation. This article confirms what the book industry has believed for years...ebooks won't... Read more >
Industry News
This article from Wellbound written by Werner Rebsamen explains the causes of warped cover boards.  If you have ever experienced warped covers, and... Read more >
Industry Events
The 2017 BMI Management Conference will be held in Williamsburg, Virginia. The BMI serves companies that are directly engaged in the manufacture... Read more >
LBS News
When Sava's Restaurant needed to produce a new menu, they turned to our Corporate Image division in Des Moines, IA. Sava's Restaurant selected LBS'... Read more >
Industry News
by Don Piontek. October 3, 2016. "Boy, if you want to look at a print segment undergoing a revolution, look no further than hard-cover books. Hard-cover... Read more >
LBS News
"8 - 2017 Planners That Are As Georgeous As They Are Helpful" by Olivia Muenter. September 5, 2016 LBS cover materials are trendy and classic. And... Read more >
LBS-U Video Series
Take a second look at our conversation with Peter Martini about how LBS Spine Hollow can be used as an alternative to bookbinding board spine... Read more >
Product VIdeo
 Learn how LBS and WestRock created the most warp-resistant board available!   Read more >
LBS News
LBS’ Owner and CEO, Fritz James, is retiring after 40 years leading the company. James owned the company until 2014, when he sold it to his employees in... Read more >
Industry News
According to a recent article by Jim Milliot in Publishers Weekly, the sale of print books rose 6% in first six-months of 2016 compared to the same... Read more >
LBS News
It was a Saturday morning, and the telephone rang at our production facility. We had a customer who needed product delivered that same day. Here is a recap... Read more >
LBS News
We recently added 18 new cover material collections to our offering! We now have over 50 distinct cover material collections! Two of the newest additions... Read more >
Industry News
CHICAGO — April 22, 2016 — Two Sides North America celebrates Earth Day (April 22, 2016) with the release of an engaging new infographic that... Read more >
LBS News
LBS understands the structure of books and packages, how they go together and why. With 90 years of experience, we know which materials are best for... Read more >
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