How To Create Value Out Of Old Paper

A line-drawing machine at the Royal Press.   In ancient China, when scholars wrote on paper, the paper became valuable. In a groundbreaking project, Ee Soon Wei, 33, is rewriting the 75-year strong business model of The Royal Press. Just like the scholars of old, his vision is to create valuable products and experiences out … Read moreHow To Create Value Out Of Old Paper

Timeline: From Gutenberg To The Royal Press

A block of typefeces arranged for a print-set is being tended to by a Royal Presss staff. 1455: Johannes Gutenberg prints 200 copies of the Gutenberg Bible, heralding the beginning of the print era. 1816: Earl Stanhope invents the iron hand press. This letterpress, incorporating a combination of levers, doubles the print area and reduces … Read moreTimeline: From Gutenberg To The Royal Press