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Successful certification in Bielefeld, Germany

Successful certification in Bielefeld, Germany

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J. D. Küster Nachf. + Presse Druck GmbH & Co. KG, Bielefeld

The newspaper is published in the Rhine format with 350 × 510 mm.

In the past, the print plant has participated several times in the competition for membership of the International Color Quality Club. This year it carried out the QUIZ certification for the first time and successfully passed it.

The certification period ran from December 2017 to July 2018, during which time the East Westphalians demonstrated their ability to produce consistently in accordance with ISO standards in coldset offset.

The printing and mailroom systems were equipped in 2010, with Wifag presses being used.

The project manager at J. D. Küster Nachf. + Presse Druck GmbH & Co. KG was Mr. Uwe Dresel, Deputy Technical Manager.

The auditor commissioned by WAN-IFRA was Mr Moritz Schwarz of Kirchner + Robrecht management consultants.


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Manfred Werfel


2018-10-06 13:18

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Since 2005, WAN-IFRA has certified several newspaper printing plants based on ISO 12647-3. Use the certification to improve production workflows, quality level, staff know-how, and market position. Read more ...