Stapling machines Sax, Leitz, Rapid etc. plus accessories. A stapler (stapler) is hand operated, and has a sled by a stack of paper with Staples whose front can be printed. The staple is then at the bottom reversed. These machines can sometimes tie together much more paper. There are also machines, for example, to products with dust or other materials. That is also called a tacker. That are often used by a window dresser.