Print on Demand and I Mean Right in the Store Next to the Coffee and Bookmarks

In 2007, On Demand Books is putting 10 to 25 machines in libraries and bookstores. The machine, called “Espresso” can print, bind, cut and spit out two books with full color laminated covers in seven minutes. Price will be about $.05 per page. Via Engadget. Wouldn’t you just love to go in and say “I’ll take hard to find book A, B, and C along with a grande mocha skinny and no whip?” Well, insert your own poison.

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0 comments on “Print on Demand and I Mean Right in the Store Next to the Coffee and Bookmarks

  1. Is that half a dollar per page, or 5 cents per page? If it’s half a dollar, then a 238 page book would cost the punters $119. If it’s 5 cents per page, then it would cost £11.90.

    Here’s hoping you meant 5 cents per page (g).

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