FESPA | Screen, Digital, Textile Printing Events & Associations http://www.fespa.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:33:02 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb 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
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, about the business.

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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
Iran: Politics of Print http://www.fespa.com/news/features/iran-politics-of-print.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/iran-politics-of-print.html Iran: Politics of Print

In the third in our series on the Persian Gulf, we look at that most enigmatic of all the Gulf states - the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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info@fespa.com (Pol O Geibheannaigh) Features Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:33:32 +0000
FESPA announces plans for bigger Africa event in 2015 http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-announces-plans-for-bigger-africa-event-in-2015.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-announces-plans-for-bigger-africa-event-in-2015.html FESPA announces plans for bigger Africa event in 2015

After a successful inaugural FESPA Africa, exhibition organisers will enhance the 2015 edition to ensure a larger, comprehensive event for the regional community.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
How is "The Cloud" going to change print? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-is-the-cloud-going-to-change-print.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-is-the-cloud-going-to-change-print.html Many of FESPA's digital services are delivered through cloud services, improving performance of our websites globally

Network based software and hardware provision can reduce your carbon footprint and help protect your business, but how can Printers take advantage?

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:48:06 +0000
MTEX bolsters direct-to-textile print portfolio with double launch http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mtex-bolsters-direct-to-textile-print-portfolio-with-double-launch.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mtex-bolsters-direct-to-textile-print-portfolio-with-double-launch.html The MTEX Vision is available now and can be viewed at the manufacturer’s Technical Training centre in Porto, Portugal

Digital textile print technology provider MTEX Solution has moved to take advantage of the expanding direct-to-textile print market by launching two new machines.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:53:56 +0000
Rigid substrates: Cards, Metals and more http://www.fespa.com/news/features/rigid-substrates-cards-metals-and-more.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/rigid-substrates-cards-metals-and-more.html Rigid boards can be shaped into 3D objects, such as this cardboard furniture

From cardboard to aluminium composite - there's a wide variety of different rigid media boards that are suitable for wide format use.

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
HP aims to resolve ‘critical gaps’ with new 3D print technology http://www.fespa.com/news/features/hp-aims-to-resolve-critical-gaps-with-new-3d-print-technology.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/hp-aims-to-resolve-critical-gaps-with-new-3d-print-technology.html HP said the new device features “revolutionary” technology that will help boost the speed, quality and strength of 3D printing

New platform has been developed to help break down the barriers between the digital and physical world.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
FESPA China 2014 to showcase the latest in textile printing http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-china-2014-to-showcase-the-latest-in-textile-printing.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-china-2014-to-showcase-the-latest-in-textile-printing.html Screenprinting expert Charlie Taublieb demonstrates textile printing at FESPA China

Industrial garment print expert Mark Gervais to lead textile printing conference at FESPA's flagship Asian exhibition.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:39:44 +0000
FESPA 2015 Awards open for entries http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-2015-awards-open-for-entries.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-2015-awards-open-for-entries.html FESPA Awards 2015 - Now open for entries

Global awards programme celebrates the best of the print industry, continues to build on success of 2014 event. 

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
ISO 9001 revision moves on to final stage http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/iso-9001-revision-moves-on-to-final-stage.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/iso-9001-revision-moves-on-to-final-stage.html Quality management isn't just about checking print output

The new edition of ISO 9001, the global standard on quality management, expected in 2015, will feature some important changes.

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info@fespa.com (ISO Staff) Industry News Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
UAE: Arab Centre of the Modern World http://www.fespa.com/news/features/uae-arab-centre-of-the-modern-world.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/uae-arab-centre-of-the-modern-world.html UAE: Arab Centre of the Modern World

Ahead of FESPA Eurasia, we continue our exploration of the Persian Gulf, with the UAE is at the centre - first pearls, then oil and now - everything else.

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info@fespa.com (Pol O Geibheannaigh) Features Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Accept the challenge and become an environmental steward http://www.fespa.com/news/features/accept-the-challenge-and-become-an-environmental-steward.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/accept-the-challenge-and-become-an-environmental-steward.html Being responsible isn't just about reducing energy or water use...

Printing and publishing companies who want to take on such a massive challenge must first focus on their own impact.

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12:23:37 +0000
FESPA Gold winner aims to PressOn after recent success http://www.fespa.com/news/features/fespa-gold-winner-aims-to-presson-after-recent-success.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/fespa-gold-winner-aims-to-presson-after-recent-success.html PressOn was involved in a project called Dazzle Ship, in which it wrapped a former warship in vinyl to commemorate 100 years since World War I

Andy Wilson, MD of FESPA Gold award winner PressOn, speaks to Rob Fletcher about the company’s plans to further expand services to help capture new business

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Thu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Colour Basics for Wide Format Digital Printing http://www.fespa.com/news/features/colour-basics-for-wide-format-digital-printing.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/colour-basics-for-wide-format-digital-printing.html What techniques and considerations should you use when optimising your production process?

How do you make sure that you get what you want when it comes to colour?

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info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Thu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
J-Teck3 at FESPA China 2014 http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/j-teck3-at-fespa-china-2014.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/j-teck3-at-fespa-china-2014.html J-Cube RF-40 and KF-40, two of the new range which will be exhibited at FESPA China 2014

At FESPA China 2014 in Guangzhou, J-Teck3, Italian manufacturer of digital inks, will showcase J-Cube [Sponsored]

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:34:21 +0000
How to print 3D with a UV digital inkjet http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-to-print-3d-with-a-uv-digital-inkjet.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/how-to-print-3d-with-a-uv-digital-inkjet.html MGI’s JetVarnish3D is a B2 sheetfed inkjet that can produced textured effects with clear ink

Simon Eccles gives full marks to the UV inkjet community for turning what was originally an unwanted side effect into a valuable creative feature.

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info@fespa.com (Simon Eccles) Features Wed, 05 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
X-Treme Creations celebrates 20th birthday http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/x-treme-creations-celebrates-20th-birthday.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/x-treme-creations-celebrates-20th-birthday.html Big inflatable on a bigger print - X-Treme Creations celebrate 20 years

X-Treme Creations, the Belgian wide format print supplier and inflatable manufacturer, is celebrating its 20th birthday.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:20:10 +0000
FESPA 2015 has lift-off! http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-2015-has-lift-off.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-2015-has-lift-off.html FESPA 2015 has lift-off!

‘Discover Your Universe of Print’ at largest ever FESPA Global Expo in Cologne, Germany.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:02:31 +0000
Clinching pole with vehicle wraps http://www.fespa.com/news/features/clinching-pole-with-vehicle-wraps.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/clinching-pole-with-vehicle-wraps.html Mimaki recently entered into a technical partnership with Formula 1 team Caterham F1

The expanding vehicle wrap market is making its mark on the motorsport industry, with many teams having utilised the media to help them stand out on track.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Tue, 04 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Rigid substrates: Plastics http://www.fespa.com/news/features/rigid-substrates-plastics.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/rigid-substrates-plastics.html Rigid substrates: Plastics

Nessan Cleary explores solid and foamed plastic substrates for signage and display board making.

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info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:08:49 +0000
MINI USA drives ahead with sustainable billboard campaign http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mini-usa-drives-ahead-with-sustainable-billboard-campaign.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mini-usa-drives-ahead-with-sustainable-billboard-campaign.html The project formed part of MINI USA’s largest-ever marketing campaign in support of the new 2014 MINI Cooper Hardtop

Ever wondered what happens to old billboards? Find out how a global brand turned their hoardings into a unique accessory to complement their latest product.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:35:05 +0000
Record revenue performance for EFI in third quarter http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/record-revenue-performance-for-efi-in-third-quarter.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/record-revenue-performance-for-efi-in-third-quarter.html EFI's Marc Verbiest

Industry heavyweight EFI has cited developing technology and diversification as the main reasons behind record revenue.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:15:10 +0000
The basics of file submission http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-basics-of-file-submission.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-basics-of-file-submission.html Great print can only come from correct data formatting.

Getting your wide-format digital print job to output cost effectively and flawlessly starts with the data and how you have put your data file together.

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info@fespa.com (Sophie Matthews-Paul) Features Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000
FESPA Digital Textile Conference Milan 2014 Attracts Record Delegate Numbers http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-digital-textile-conference-milan-2014-attracts-record-delegate-numbers.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-digital-textile-conference-milan-2014-attracts-record-delegate-numbers.html FESPA Digital Textile Conference Milan 2014 Attracts Record Delegate Numbers

FESPA's fourth Digital Textile Conference in Milan, Italy, brought together a record-breaking number of delegates to expand their knowledge of digital textile printing.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:56:23 +0000
The not-so-missing link between Print & Digital http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/the-not-so-missing-link-between-print-digital.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/the-not-so-missing-link-between-print-digital.html The not-so-missing link between Print & Digital

Friends of FESPA, 3B Digital, were recently asked to blend technology and print for a unique art installation at London's famous Royal Albert Hall.

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info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000
More success on the Horizon for FESPA award winner http://www.fespa.com/news/features/more-success-on-the-horizon-for-fespa-award-winner.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/more-success-on-the-horizon-for-fespa-award-winner.html Horizon’s award-winning concept was based around Irish crime drama program Love/Hate

Siobhán Sacker, marketing manager of Horizon Digital Print, talks to Rob Fletcher about the company’s FESPA Gold award and plans to grow.

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Features Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000
UK print hub continues to expand as more companies move in http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/uk-print-hub-continues-to-expand-as-more-companies-move-in.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/uk-print-hub-continues-to-expand-as-more-companies-move-in.html Hemel Hempstead - aspiring to great things?

Could a proven Chinese formula of economic development be replicated for the print industry in the heart of England?

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info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000