FESPA | Screen, Digital, Textile Printing Events & Associations http://www.fespa.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:35:02 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb FESPA amplia i contenuti educativi per il programma della Conferenza Digital Textile http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-amplia-i-contenuti-educativi-per-il-programma-della-conferenza-digital-textile.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/fespa-amplia-i-contenuti-educativi-per-il-programma-della-conferenza-digital-textile.html FESPA amplia i contenuti educativi per il programma della Conferenza Digital Textile

Nuovi relatori offrono esperienza e conoscenze approfondite sulla stampa digitale tessile

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:38:06 +0000
Books regain a foothold but at what environmental cost? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/books-regain-a-foothold-but-at-what-environmental-cost.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/books-regain-a-foothold-but-at-what-environmental-cost.html Books regain a foothold but at what environmental cost?

Books are one of life’s pleasures, so it's great news for printers and publishers alike that the sales of printed books are once again on the rise.

info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:26:41 +0000
How calculated risks could revitalise your business http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/how-calculated-risks-could-revitalise-your-business.html http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/how-calculated-risks-could-revitalise-your-business.html How calculated risks could revitalise your business

Looking back to the FESPA Global Summit 2014, we explore how business leaders should approach change to keep their business on top.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) FESPA Global Summit 2014 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Direct to Garment Printing: Exploring the Opportunities http://www.fespa.com/news/features/direct-to-garment-printing-exploring-the-opportunities.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/direct-to-garment-printing-exploring-the-opportunities.html Direct to Garment Printing: Exploring the Opportunities

DTG printing has a fast and easy set-up time which is why printers can turn jobs around quickly, but is it right for your business?

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
How HP helped take "Share a Coke" to America http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/how-hp-helped-take-share-a-coke-to-america.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/how-hp-helped-take-share-a-coke-to-america.html The international campaign has been boosted by heavy social media coverage

HP Indigo Digital Presses deliver the largest volume of personalized Coca-Cola labels ever produced for a single country

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
The Science of Colour: Wavelength and perception http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-science-of-colour-wavelength-and-perception.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-science-of-colour-wavelength-and-perception.html Colour is all around us, in what we see and what we print. A rainbow is the effect of water droplets refracting white sunlight and splitting it into its component colours

Simon Eccles investigates one of the most important factors in print production, where success can protect brands and makes sales, and failure will cost you money.

info@fespa.com (Simon Eccles) Features Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
La FESPA México más grande de la historia http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/la-fespa-mexico-mas-grande-de-la-historia.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/la-fespa-mexico-mas-grande-de-la-historia.html La FESPA México más grande de la historia


FESPA México 2014, ha sido llamada la FESPA México más grande de la historia, con la asistencia de 10,173 visitantes únicos al evento a lo largo de los tres días.


info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:11:45 +0000
Largest ever FESPA Mexico http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/largest-ever-fespa-mexico.html http://www.fespa.com/news/press-releases/largest-ever-fespa-mexico.html Largest ever FESPA Mexico

FESPA Mexico 2014, 21 – 23 August 2014, has been hailed the largest FESPA Mexico event to date, with 10,173 unique visitors attending the event across the three days.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Press Releases Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:00:32 +0000
Does web-to-print make your printing offer worse? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/does-web-to-print-make-your-printing-offer-worse.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/does-web-to-print-make-your-printing-offer-worse.html Fujifilm’s XMF Print Centre is primarily aimed at commercial printers


Some printers fear that reliance on Web-to-Print systems makes it harder for them to build a relationship with their customers


info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
De La Rue named preferred bidder for banknote printing contract http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/de-la-rue-named-preferred-bidder-for-banknote-printing-contract.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/de-la-rue-named-preferred-bidder-for-banknote-printing-contract.html De La Rue will print the new banknotes at the bank of England’s facility in Debden

The Bank of England has selected De La Rue as the preferred bidder for its new 10-year banknote printing contract.

info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Mimaki announces new machines and F1 sponsorship deal http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mimaki-announces-new-machines-and-f1-sponsorship-deal.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/mimaki-announces-new-machines-and-f1-sponsorship-deal.html Caterham driver Marcus Ericsson in the CT05

International print machinery manufacturer confirms three new printers and a trio of sponsorship deals to help them complete a busy year.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:40:53 +0000
Will you wear your values with pride? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/will-you-wear-your-values-with-pride.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/will-you-wear-your-values-with-pride.html Will you wear your values with pride?

Nearly 8,000 small, medium and large companies, including printers and publishers from 140 countries have signed up to the UN’s Global Compact.

info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:27:06 +0000
Print as decoration http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/print-as-decoration.html http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/print-as-decoration.html Print as decoration

As the flexibility of digital print steadily changes decorative print, thought leaders at FESPA's Global Summit 2014 discussed the opportunities.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) FESPA Global Summit 2014 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Mascioni - Centre of Excellence for Digital Textile Printing http://www.fespa.com/news/features/mascioni-center-of-excellence-for-digital-textile-printing.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/mascioni-center-of-excellence-for-digital-textile-printing.html Durst Kappa 320

Europe's leading producer of home textiles, Mascioni, began with digital textile print at a relatively late stage, but with a clear vision and long-term strategy.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
The Deinking Challenge http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-deinking-challenge.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/the-deinking-challenge.html Paper production uses large quantitiies of water and energy, even in recycling

One of the most important characteristics that print must have is the adhesion of the ink to the substrate. Yet if we want to recycle paper, it must be easy to remove the ink.

info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:57:06 +0000
First HP high-speed Inkjet Corrugated Packaging Solution installed http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/first-hp-high-speed-inkjet-corrugated-packaging-solution-installed.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/first-hp-high-speed-inkjet-corrugated-packaging-solution-installed.html HP's T400 is the largest of their new family of printers


Obaly Morava, a.s. has installed the world’s first HP high-speed inkjet corrugated packaging solution to digitally pre-print high quality corrugated liners.


info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:59:28 +0000
Which entry-level roll-fed printer should you buy? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/which-entry-level-roll-fed-printer-should-you-buy.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/which-entry-level-roll-fed-printer-should-you-buy.html The Seiko ColorPainter M64S, a solvent printer designed to produce a wide range of sign and display work, including outdoor applications

In our growing repository of print machinery round-ups, it's time to turn our attention to the market for roll-fed printers.

info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:35:57 +0000
Standards boost business http://www.fespa.com/news/features/standards-boost-business.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/standards-boost-business.html Standards boost business

The theory that standards slow growth is bunk. In fact, they are an economic opportunity. How do we know? Because these savings and advantages can be determined.

info@fespa.com (ISO Staff) Features Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:25:10 +0000
Sri Lankan newspaper highlights potential for special ink http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/sri-lankan-newspaper-highlights-potential-for-special-ink.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/sri-lankan-newspaper-highlights-potential-for-special-ink.html Sun Chemical has supplied odorised inks for a number of years in a range of colours and to a host of companies

We lift the lid on a news story from earlier this year when a promotion printing project by an Asian publisher made headlines around the world.

info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Print is no longer the only product http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/print-is-no-longer-the-only-product.html http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/print-is-no-longer-the-only-product.html Print is no longer the only product

Looking back to the FESPA Global Summit 2014, we ask if add-ons to print are now more important than print itself?

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) FESPA Global Summit 2014 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Slowly Garrotted by Red Tape http://www.fespa.com/news/features/slowly-garrotted-by-red-tape.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/slowly-garrotted-by-red-tape.html Slowly Garrotted by Red Tape

Laurel Brunner asks if Europe businesses are being slowly throttled by an excess of European Union legislation.

info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:00:12 +0000
Briefing: The Market for UV Inkjet Printing http://www.fespa.com/news/features/briefing-the-market-for-uv-inkjet-printing.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/briefing-the-market-for-uv-inkjet-printing.html Briefing: The Market for UV Inkjet Printing

With an exclusive discount for FESPA readers, Smithers Pira launch their latest briefing report on the value and potential growth in the global UV ink market.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Features Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:37:59 +0000
New venture for Avery Dennison and leading Chinese garment maker http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/new-venture-for-avery-dennison-and-leading-chinese-garment-maker.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/new-venture-for-avery-dennison-and-leading-chinese-garment-maker.html From Left to Right: Huang Guan Lin, Shawn Neville, Dean Scarborough and Ma Jian Rong

Avery Dennison RBIS (Retail, Branding and Business Solutions) has announced a strategic partnership and joint venture with Ningbo Shenzhou Knitting Co.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) Industry News Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:37:00 +0000
Choosing the right small flatbed printer for your business - part 2 http://www.fespa.com/news/features/choosing-the-right-small-flatbed-printer-for-your-business-part-2.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/choosing-the-right-small-flatbed-printer-for-your-business-part-2.html The Copytrax Cezanne uses a modified Epson engine at the top with a custom flatbed mechanism below.

Concluding our round-up of flatbed printers, Simon Eccles looks at the smaller manufacturers of compact flatbed digital printers.

info@fespa.com (Simon Eccles) Features Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Digital Signage app allows low-cost approach http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/digital-signage-app-allows-diy-approach.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/digital-signage-app-allows-diy-approach.html Digital Signage app allows low-cost approach

Brand management solutions provider Onison has launched a new digital signage application designed to manage signage across multiple outlets on a global scale.

info@fespa.com (Rob Fletcher) Industry News Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Think like a customer http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/think-like-a-customer.html http://www.fespa.com/fespa-tv/fespa-global-summit/think-like-a-customer.html Think like a customer

As we continue our series looking back at the FESPA Global Summit 2014, we examine how printers could increase revenue by changing their approach to selling.

info@fespa.com (FESPA Staff) FESPA Global Summit 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000
Is packaging recycling as environmentally friendly as it looks? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/is-packaging-recycling-as-environmentally-friendly-as-it-looks.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/is-packaging-recycling-as-environmentally-friendly-as-it-looks.html Is packaging recycling as environmentally friendly as it looks?

The need for packaging design to fulfil its various functions should not be lost in the urge to minimise its environmental impact.

info@fespa.com (Laurel Brunner) Features Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:22:13 +0000
New Approach to Pre-press Colour Correction http://www.fespa.com/news/features/new-approach-to-pre-press-colour-correction.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/new-approach-to-pre-press-colour-correction.html New Approach to Pre-press Colour Correction

Marco Olivotto, globally renowned pre-press consultant, writes about a new technique for optimising pre-press colour correction ahead of the Digital Textile Conference.

info@fespa.com (Marco Olivotto) Features Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:53:47 +0000
USB business cards - now available on paper http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/usb-business-cards-now-available-on-paper.html http://www.fespa.com/news/industry-news/usb-business-cards-now-available-on-paper.html Crowd funding has secured the future for IntelliPaper's newest innovation

SwivelCard is a premium paper business card that includes a USB drive - a smart business card.

info@fespa.com (Alex Goodey) Industry News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:07:22 +0000
Which entry-level flatbed printer is best for your business? http://www.fespa.com/news/features/which-entry-level-flatbed-printer-is-best-for-your-business.html http://www.fespa.com/news/features/which-entry-level-flatbed-printer-is-best-for-your-business.html Mimaki has developed this compact entry level UV flatbed, the JFX200

Nessan Cleary explores the wide choice of entry-level flatbed digital printers, with moving heads, high quality and varied prices.

info@fespa.com (Nessan Cleary) Features Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000