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People in Print

The idea factory in Bangkok: industry leaders at the FESPA Global Summit 2020

Keynote speakers identified the biggest print trends to come in 2020 and explain how new partnerships prosper at the summit.  

21/01/2020
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A blast from the past: the 1980s supercar that won gold

Flip Ziedses des Plantes discusses how a luminous supercar and UV lights won gold in the non-printed signage category at the 2019 FESPA Awards.

20/01/2020
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A touch of glass: the secrets behind this award-winning bottle design

P&P Promotion used hot foiling, thermal fusion and Italian style to print its Yume (Farnese) wine bottles and won the 2019 FESPA Gold Award for direct printing on 3D products.

20/01/2020
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Sweet smell of success: strawberry-scented graphics on the London Underground

Club FESPA spoke to VGL about the Reading-based firm’s win in the Posters category at the 2019 FESPA Awards.

18/12/2019
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Guy Tinsel: In the footsteps of Gutenberg

As the curtain rises on the FESPA France Congress in Strasbourg, Guy Tinsel, President of L’Espace Européen Gutenberg, looks back on a 50-year career and into the future of printing

02/12/2019
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A sign of things to come: Murat Kurdu of General Formulations

Murat Zekeriya Kurdu, Managing Director of General Formulations EMEA, looks at the future of signmaking and outdoor wraps.

15/11/2019
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Josep Tobella: 30 years of screen printing excellence

As FESPA España celebrates its 30th anniversary, former President and industry legend Josep Tobella takes a snapshot of where the industry is.

13/11/2019
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Paper to vapour: the future of printing in South Africa

Abdool Majid Mahomed, the new CEO of Printing SA, discusses how technology is reshaping markets in South Africa.

17/10/2019
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The view from Mexico: Daniel Sunderland of Canagraf

Daniel talks about mixing screen printing and digital techniques in garment decoration, and why people are his most important resource.

15/10/2019
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Make printing great again

Nigel Davies from FESPA Australia (left) and Christian Handler from VERBAND DRUCK & MEDIENTECHNIK (right) on the valuable role FESPA can play in nurturing the industry.

23/08/2019
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The hum of innovation: my first time at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019

A newcomer to FESPA’s annual showcase finds cause for collaboration among the exhibitors, visitors and Association Presidents in Munich.

11/07/2019
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The view from Spain: Pablo Serrano Cobos of FESPA España

Pablo Serranos Cobos is set on supporting smaller printers to scale up and strengthen their hand with suppliers. Pablo is Secretary of FESPA España and Director of Kolokia International.

17/06/2019
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Global Expo 2019: chase the markets, not the technology

Club FESPA caught up with Ken Leid of FESPA South Africa, Daniel Sunderland of FESPA Mexico and Pablo Serrano Cobos of FESPA España at the FESPA Global Expo in Munich last month to discuss new directions for the print industry.

17/06/2019
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Graeme meets Lorenz Boegli at Atelier fuer Siebdruck in Switzerland

Graeme Richardson-Locke interviews Lorenz Boegli, the owner of Atelier fuer Siebdruck and student of Michel Caza. Lorenz demonstrates a command of screen printing that places him among the very best in the world.

05/06/2019
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Graeme interviews Michel Caza, founding father and former President of FESPA

Graeme Richardson-Locke visits Brighton to interview Michel Caza. Michel shares his views on screen and digital printing and the opportunities available for promoting these printing processes.

31/05/2019
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The view from Portugal: Pedro Santos of Apigraf

Pedro Santos, Vice President of Apigraf and Managing Director of Ocyan, on how print must constantly reinvent itself.

18/04/2019
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How universities are failing your print business

Suzi Wilkinson, Marketing and Development Executive at FESPA UK, discusses how social media has changed the association, and why print businesses should start engaging with colleges.

05/04/2019
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The view from Italy: Valentina Carnevali of FESPA Italia

The Marketing Manager of FESPA Italia talks about the rise of robotics and how data drives FESPA marketing solutions.

05/03/2019
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Making metal printing precious

Skilful staff and tech and material know-how earned Kroma Gold and Silver Winner status at the FESPA Awards.

14/11/2018