FESPA | Screen, Digital, Textile Printing Events & Associations http://www.fespa.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:08:53 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Reporting the science of inkjets - part 2 http://www.fespa.com/news/features/reporting-the-science-of-inkjets-part-2.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/reporting-the-science-of-inkjets-part-2.html Dr Carinne Parraman explains digitally driven textured and layered printing

In part two of our coverage from the Printing and Graphics Science Group Annual Seminar, Simon Eccles explores the latest print innovations and research projects.

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info@fespa.com (Simon Eccles) Features Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Carbon disclosure assessment provides cash returns http://www.fespa.com/news/features/carbon-disclosure-assessment-provides-cash-returns.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/carbon-disclosure-assessment-provides-cash-returns.html Carbon disclosure assessment provides cash returns

Laurel Brunner finds the Carbon Disclosure Project supporting the world's biggest brands in transparency and investment in carbon reduction initiatives.

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:38:06 +0000
Reporting the science of inkjets http://www.fespa.com/news/features/reporting-the-science-of-inkjets.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/reporting-the-science-of-inkjets.html Dr Carinne Parraman explains digitally driven textured and layered printing

Simon Eccles shares the first part of his coverage from the Institute of Printing’s Printing and Graphics Science Group annual meeting, held in London.

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info@fespa.com (Simon Eccles) Features Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:08:12 +0000
Top 10 tips for trade show exhibitors http://www.fespa.com/news/features/top-10-tips-for-trade-show-exhibitors.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/top-10-tips-for-trade-show-exhibitors.html Coming soon to a show you're exhibiting at - thousands of customers. Just don't scare them off!

As a member of the Association of Event Organisers, FESPA is pleased to bring you their top ten tips for trade show exhibitors. 

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Agfa's inks win chemistry innovation award http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/agfa-s-inks-win-chemistry-innovation-award.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/agfa-s-inks-win-chemistry-innovation-award.html Her Majesty Princess Astrid presents the award to Agfa's Marc Graindouze

Agfa Graphics' low-migration inkjet inks have been selected as the winner of the “essenscia Innovation Award 2014".

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:01:49 +0000
A FESPA Gold winner to really Marvel at http://www.fespa.com/news/features/a-fespa-gold-winner-to-really-marvel-at.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/a-fespa-gold-winner-to-really-marvel-at.html Chaitya Dhanvi Shah, managing director of Marvel Graphic Studio, said the company is keen to expand further in 2015

Chaitya Dhanvi Shah, managing director of Marvel Graphic Studio, was named a FESPA Gold award winner in the ‘Fine Art Print of the Year’ category.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
A Working Lifetime – the last post http://www.fespa.com/news/features/a-working-lifetime-the-last-post.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/a-working-lifetime-the-last-post.html Paul Machin, FESPA's environmental consultant, is retiring

Paul Machin looks back at the enormous changes which have made the printing industry a safer place for employees and the environment, as he moves into retirement.

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info@fespa.com (Paul Machin) Features Mon, 08 Dec 2014 09:08:30 +0000
Denmark's tax on print - What the government says http://www.fespa.com/news/features/denmark-s-tax-on-print-what-the-government-says.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/denmark-s-tax-on-print-what-the-government-says.html Denmark's tax on print - What the government says

Laurel Brunner hears back from the Danish government on why they think taxing print is a good idea.

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:35:59 +0000
Arjowiggins targets creatives with new interactive paper http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/arjowiggins-targets-creatives-with-new-interactive-paper.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/arjowiggins-targets-creatives-with-new-interactive-paper.html Arjowiggins targets creatives with new interactive paper

Coated paper utilises technologies developed for printed electronics as innovative substrate brings security and environmental features.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Fri, 05 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Finland seeks PEFC endorsement for a record fourth time http://www.fespa.com/news/features/finland-seeks-pefc-endorsement-for-a-record-fourth-time.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/finland-seeks-pefc-endorsement-for-a-record-fourth-time.html The PEFC is asking for public input from around the globe

The Finnish Forest Certification Scheme has become the first ever system to seek PEFC endorsement for the fourth time.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Printing technology under focus at WCPC technical conference http://www.fespa.com/news/features/wcpc-conference.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/wcpc-conference.html Jenny Baker, PhD researcher at the WCPC, presented research on advances in printing of solar cells

The Welsh Centre for Printing & Coating Technology held its 10th Annual Technical conference last month, we sent Barney Cox to find out more.

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info@fespa.com (Barney Cox) Features Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
How will industrial printing move mainstream? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/industrial-printing-a.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/industrial-printing-a.html Dutch company Tismo Products has used Fujifilm’s Uvijet KV inks to create a business supplying personalised car dashboards.

Lines between graphics and industrial manufacturing are becoming blurred as vendors increasingly hope to sell wide format printers to industrial users.

 

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Tue, 02 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Lufthansa confirmed as official airline partner for FESPA 2015 http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/lufthansa-confirmed-as-official-airline-partner-for-fespa-2015.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/lufthansa-confirmed-as-official-airline-partner-for-fespa-2015.html Lufthansa confirmed as official airline partner for FESPA 2015

FESPA will continue its partnership with Lufthansa Group, the largest airline in Europe, to offer discounted flights for visitors to FESPA 2015

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Mon, 01 Dec 2014 09:40:59 +0000
New EU regulations set to impact print packaging market http://www.fespa.com/news/features/new-eu-regulations-set-to-impact-print-packaging-market.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/new-eu-regulations-set-to-impact-print-packaging-market.html New EU regulations set to impact print packaging market

Legislative update will affect printed materials on food products, as new laws on the display of nutritional information come into force across the EU.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000
What the Green Climate Fund offers printers in developing nations http://www.fespa.com/news/features/what-the-green-climate-fund-offers-printers-in-developing-nations.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/what-the-green-climate-fund-offers-printers-in-developing-nations.html What the Green Climate Fund offers printers in developing nations

Laurel Brunner explores a major source of funding for printers in developing countries to help reduce their carbon footprint.

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:46:18 +0000
Screen vs Digital - the print debate continues http://www.fespa.com/news/features/screen-vs-digital-the-print-debate-continues.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/screen-vs-digital-the-print-debate-continues.html There’s a lot of innovation in digital print technology, such as this Mimaki JV400, which uses latex inks.

As screen printers are pushed by innovations from digital inkjet printers and manufacturers, we sum-up the pros and cons of these two very different methods.

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Discover a world of signage at European Sign Expo 2015 http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/discover-a-world-of-signage-at-european-sign-expo-2015.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/discover-a-world-of-signage-at-european-sign-expo-2015.html Discover a world of signage at European Sign Expo 2015

European Sign Expo 2015 returns to Germany with 20% more floor space - book a stand or register to find out more.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Austrian printer reduces environmental impact thanks to HP http://www.fespa.com/news/features/austrian-printer-reduces-environmental-impact-thanks-to-hp.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/austrian-printer-reduces-environmental-impact-thanks-to-hp.html Austrian printer reduces environmental impact thanks to HP

Austrian printer druck.at expands its large-format business with environmentally responsible HP Latex Printing Technologies [Sponsored]

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
East meets West at FESPA Eurasia http://www.fespa.com/news/features/east-meets-west-at-fespa-eurasia.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/east-meets-west-at-fespa-eurasia.html FESPA Eurasia will welcome visitors from around the Middle East and beyond

We round up our tour of the Persian Gulf print sector and look forward to FESPA Eurasia, taking an overview of the market and what visitors to the show can expect.

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info@fespa.com (Pol O Geibheannaigh) Features Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
LumeJet aims to generate investment through crowdfunding project http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/lumejet-aims-to-generate-investment-through-crowdfunding-project.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/lumejet-aims-to-generate-investment-through-crowdfunding-project.html LumeJet is hoping to generate around £2 million through the new investment push

LumeJet could become the first wide-format manufacturer to launch a crowdfunding initiative to generate additional investment for technology development.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Denmark moves to tax print http://www.fespa.com/news/features/denmark-moves-to-tax-print.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/denmark-moves-to-tax-print.html Copenhagen, capital of Denmark and seat of a Government making waves in the nation's print trade

As the European country's government considers development of a new taxation system on printed materials, we ask why this isn't ringing alarm bells across the trade.

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:59:27 +0000
The Powers of Printing White Ink http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-powers-of-printing-white-ink.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-powers-of-printing-white-ink.html The Powers of Printing White Ink

In a new guest blog, FESPA Award winners Horizon Digital Print Solutions contribute top tips about how to get ahead in the world of print.

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info@fespa.com (Siobhán Sacker) Features Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
‘Open your eyes to print’ with FESPA’s Print Inspiration Rally http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/open-your-eyes-to-print-with-fespa-s-print-inspiration-rally.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/open-your-eyes-to-print-with-fespa-s-print-inspiration-rally.html The Eye motif - one of several recurring themes on this pan-industry non-commercial project. How will you get involved?

FESPA transforms classic American school bus to promote the possibilities of print in a unique pan-industry outreach project.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Finishing Equipment Options http://www.fespa.com/news/features/finishing-equipment-options.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/finishing-equipment-options.html Finishing Equipment Options

Finishing is what turns a piece of print into a product so it’s a vital part of the process, so we summarise your technology options.

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Mark Abramson of ThinFolio talks digital textile printing http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/mark-abramson-of-thinfolio-discusses-personalisation-within-digital-textile-printing.html http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/mark-abramson-of-thinfolio-discusses-personalisation-within-digital-textile-printing.html Mark Abramson of ThinFolio talks digital textile printing

Mark Abramson describes the advances that his firm implemented in their creation of ThinFolio's custom-printed wallet.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) FESPA TV Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:42:16 +0000
Visitors gather in Guangzhou for largest FESPA China + CSGIA event http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/visitors-gather-in-guangzhou-for-largest-fespa-china-csgia-event.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/visitors-gather-in-guangzhou-for-largest-fespa-china-csgia-event.html Visitors gather in Guangzhou for largest FESPA China + CSGIA event

FESPA China 2014 event 30% larger than 2013 as show opens with busy aisles and excited exhibitors.

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info@fespa.com (Alex Goodey) Press Releases Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:05:59 +0000
What you need to know about digital inks http://www.fespa.com/news/features/what-you-need-to-know-about-digital-inks.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/what-you-need-to-know-about-digital-inks.html What you need to know about digital inks

When it comes to wide format inkjet printing, the inks themselves are one of the most important parts of the equation.

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Saxoprint continues European expansion into UK http://www.fespa.com/news/features/saxoprint-continues-european-expansion-into-uk.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/saxoprint-continues-european-expansion-into-uk.html Saxoprint continues European expansion into UK

One of the continent's largest print providers has launched its service business in the UK - we talk to Philip Foster, Saxoprint's UK Senior Account Manager.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:12:37 +0000
How to assess an ink manufacturer http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-to-assess-an-ink-manufacturer.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-to-assess-an-ink-manufacturer.html It's time to shoot from the hip!  Join the debate on LinkedIn

We talk to one of the global leaders in ink manufacture, Bordeaux, and start a debate on LinkedIn on the factors you consider when selecting an ink provider.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
FESPA Eurasia bu sene daha fazla çözüm sunuyor http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-eurasia-bu-sene-daha-fazla-coezuem-sunuyor.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-eurasia-bu-sene-daha-fazla-coezuem-sunuyor.html FESPA Eurasia bu sene daha fazla çözüm sunuyor

Son dakika konfirmasyonlar ile satışı devam eden, 04-07 Aralık tarihleri arasında İstanbul’da düzenlenecek FESPA Eurasia 2014 fuarı için geçen sene ilk kez yapılan organizasyona göre %20 daha büyük bir alan ayrıldı.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:35:36 +0000