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Features

Innovative examples of the unlimited potential of print

Every printer knows that you can create innovative products with print. But would you have ever thought printed products can help science to find sub-atomic particles? Or make a surround system speaker? Sonja Angerer shares 3 very unusual print applications that will surprise you.

25/03/2021
Features

3D print makes its mark in Formula One with Williams Racing

Polymer 3D printer manufacturer Nexa 3D has entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership with Williams Racing, in a deal that will see its technology used to support the Williams Formula One motor-racing team.

22/03/2021
Features

An introduction to Additive Manufacturing

Nessan Cleary offers a short introduction to 3D printing as well as detailing the many different types of 3D printers currently available.

22/03/2021
Features

Is 3D printing misunderstood?

3D printing has been reported as one of the fasted growing areas in the digital printing industry. While this is true with manufacturers, the technology has yet to become a wide-spread success for printers. What is the reason for this, and could it be that the printing community has misunderstood 3D printing?

01/03/2021
Tomorrow's World

3D printing in colour

How has Ricoh integrated 3D printing into its offering, and what does the future hold for this transformative tech in colouring parts?  

25/01/2021
Features

Prosign Print and Display eyes 3D print expansion

UK-based large-format printing and signage specialist Prosign Print and Display has opened up about its decision to expand into the 3D print market, saying how this has allowed to take advantage of the amount of work on offer and expand its overall service offering in the process.

18/01/2021
Press Releases

FESPA postpones 2021 Global Print Expo in Amsterdam to October 2021

FESPA has postponed its 2021 Global Print Expo and the co-located European Sign Expo from March until October 2021, while remaining at the same venue, the RAI exhibition centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

08/12/2020
Features

3D print start-up partners interior design studio

3D print start-up Satori has announced details of a new partnership with interior design studio Madhi Naim Design Lab, with the aim of capitalising on 3D printing technology and developing new products for use in environments around the world.

02/12/2020
Features

Another chapter in 3D printing – a new hope for digital printers?

Full-colour 3D printers are becoming more affordable, potentially opening up new market opportunities. What does this mean for printers?

24/11/2020
Features

Sassoon Holdings launches 3D print global venture

US-based private equity firm Sassoon Holdings Group has announced details of a new global 3D print venture, through which it aims to access national markets in countries all around the world.

10/11/2020
People in Print

A break-out win with beer bottle

HAAS Die Werbemanufaktur in Switzerland won a 2020 FESPA Gold Award in the direct printing on three-dimensional products category with a 3D-printed beer bottle and the Judges' Innovation Award. We spoke to Fabian Nater about shattering the old ways of beer advertising.

02/11/2020
Features

3D print: analysing the opportunities for printers

3D print is one of the most talked about print technologies in recent years, but questions remain about the value it offers to traditional print firms. Rob Fletcher takes a closer look at the opportunities available to printers.

20/08/2020
Press Releases

FESPA Global Print Expo 2020 moves to Amsterdam in March 2021

FESPA Global Print Expo will no longer take place in Madrid in October 2020, due to the continued public health risks and business disruption caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic.

02/07/2020
Features

Top 20 3D Print Applications of 2019

FESPA.com takes a closer a look at some of the most innovative and forward-thinking 3D print jobs from the past 12 months.

23/04/2020
Features

Coronavirus – out of darkness cometh light

As the novel coronavirus global pandemic continues to cause disruption across the printing world, FESPA.com takes a look at how the industry is responding to help those in need.

22/04/2020
Features

Latin American printers reinvent themselves in the wake of COVID-19

James Gatica discovers how the printing industry in Latin America is coping and what printers are doing to help during COVID-19, from making masks and non-invasive assisted breathing equipment in Spain, Mexico and Argentina.

20/04/2020
Features

The digital printing industry rallies together to battle COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is holding many countries around the world in suspense. Digital printers help fight the virus, with 3D printing proving to be particularly useful.

13/04/2020
Blog

How is COVID-19 affecting FESPA's Associations?

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses the impact COVID-19 is having on the industry with various FESPA Associations in France, Italy, Spain, Greece and Portugal.

25/03/2020
Industry

Mimaki expands portfolio with large-scale 3D Printer - offering total 2D and 3D printing solution

New Mimaki 3DGD-1800 3D printer boasts ground-breaking production speeds and transforms production of large-sized objects, opening up a wide range of new possible applications across industries from sign and display to manufacturing.

25/03/2020

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